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University of Kentucky Alumna Erin Simon makes transition from the soccer field to esports arena

By Meg Mills University of Kentucky​ Esports is​ the competitive multiplayer video game industry that is taking the world by storm. Erin Simon, a University of Kentucky College of Communication and Information alumna, has become a huge part of that world. The New Jersey native is currently an anchor and host for “Cheddar Esports,” a live esports and gaming news show. Cheddar is the...

UK women's soccer team opens season with 3-0 win over Oakland University

The University of Kentucky 2011-12 athletic season is officially underway.   On Friday, the UK women’s soccer team opened the season with a 3-0 win over the Oakland Grizzlies at the Oakland University Soccer Field in Rochester, Mich.   “I thought there were some moments in the game where we had some really good chemistry between our forwards and our midfielders,” UK head coach Jon Lipsitz...