Big Blue Brew 5/28: Lexington Regional Ready

The Cats will take on Western Michigan on Friday to kick off the Lexington Regional.

🔵 The Official Daily Newsletter For Kentucky Athletics

Good Morning. We’ve got more baseball this season! Kentucky earned No. 2 overall seed in the NCAA Tournament, its highest ever. The Lexington Regional begins on Friday, where the Cats will take on Western Michigan at noon. Read more about the regional here.

What else are we mixing in today’s Brew?

🏀 WBB adds Tevin Shears to the staff
⛳️ Frye earns honorable mention
🔵 And much, much more!


🔼 Welcome! The women’s basketball team added Tevin Shears as the director of creative content. Shears was recently at Ole Miss as the manager of creative content. He has a specialty in creating graphics, documentaries and creative videos.

🔼 Bluegrass Girl. The Women’s Golf Coaches Association named Laney Frye an All-America Honorable Mention. She had a 71.0 stroke average in 10 tournaments and 29 rounds this season. Her 17 rounds of par-or-better are the second most in program history. Frye is off to compete in her first tournament post-graduation today at the Sea Island Women’s Amateur at Sea Island Golf Club from May 28-31.


Best of the Best. Laney Frye had a 71.0 stroke average in 10 tournaments and 29 rounds in her senior season. This placed her in the Kentucky record books.

What place does Frye sit in for single-season stroke average in program history?

Got a guess? Check below for the answer!


New Cat. The men’s tennis team picked up transfer Marin Breysach. He recently played at Baylor, where he totaled a 13-7 singles record, including a 5-1 mark in dual matches. Breysach reached a career-high ITF junior ranking of No. 19.


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Tuesday, May 28

🏐 Volleyball at Nikon University

Friday, May 31

⚾️ Baseball NCAA Regional vs. Western Michigan @ 12pm ET


Answer: 2nd!

🔵 Have a great Tuesday!