Mark Casse: Kentucky Derby may have been Classic Empire's best race
Classic Empire's trainer Mark Casse was impressed with what his horse did finishing fourth in the Kentucky Derby. Classic Empire faces Derby winner Always Dreaming again in Saturday's Preakness Stakes at Pimlico.
Kentucky football finished spring practice without picking a starting quarterback. At SEC Football Media Days, head coach Mark Stoops was asked if he had a timetable for picking a starter between Gunnar Hoak and Terry Wilson.
Jockey Aaron Kuru and his horse, Des De Jeu, recovered from an almost disastrous jump during a steeplechase event at Awapuni Racing Centre in North Palmerstown, New Zealand, allowing them to storm to victory on June 16.
The Lexington Legends' coaches and staff say that 19-year-old Seuly Matias has the potential to be an MLB All-Star. Matias leads all of minor league baseball in home runs and was recently named to the South Atlantic League All-Star team.