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  Mayor announces cancellation of Boston Marathon

  Darrell Griffith's memories of the 1980 NCAA national championship game

Imagine having the guts to promise your hometown that you’re going to bring the hometown school it’s first national championship...and doing it.

  UofL basketball: The 1980 National Championship season

It's been 40 years since UofL won the 1980 NCAA National Championship. Sports director Kent Taylor members of the team and their coach about the title run.

  Two Area High School Seniors Raise Money For Paws With Purpose

An eighth grade project for two area kids has become a huge fundraiser four years later.

  Grantz takes over at Jeff

Providence grad takes over Red Devils program

  Josh’s Journey: UK football player beats cancer to get back on field

He's speaking out during Skin Cancer Awareness month

  Live racing to resume at Churchill Downs without fans

The 2020 Spring Meet will look and sound very different at the track because there won't be any fans, owners or media for now.

  Lou City FC prepares to play on during a pandemic, with or without fans

For Louisville City FC, the year 2020 was the opportunity to set new standards for fan experience.

  Churchill Downs backside opens up in preparation for late-starting spring meet

Churchill Downs plans to move forward with plans to host their Spring Meet starting Saturday, May 16.

  Former Card LaBradford Smith talks about brief rivalry with Michael Jordan

It was a night in March of 1993 that former Card, LaBradford Smith and the great, Michael Jordan will never forget.

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  Former Card LeBradford Smith talks about brief rivalry with Michael Jordan

Former UofL star LaBradford Smith scored a career-high 37 points against Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls. Jordan soon got his revenge.

  What does the first Saturday in May look like without the Kentucky Derby?

If you were to peek into Churchill Downs on May 2, 2020, you’d see an empty track, bare stands, empty stalls on the Paddock.

  WATCH: WAVE 3 News coverage of the 2015 Kentucky Derby - Post-race coverage

WAVE 3 News coverage from the 2015 Kentucky Derby, featuring American Pharoah’s first win in his legendary Triple Crown winning run.

  WATCH: WAVE 3 News coverage of the 2015 Kentucky Derby - Pre-Race coverage

WAVE 3 News coverage from the 2015 Kentucky Derby, featuring American Pharoah’s first win in his legendary Triple Crown winning run.

  Race announcer Larry Collmus on the Triple Crown Derby and the Kentucky Turtle Derby

Race announcer Larry Collmus discusses calling the Triple Crown Derby, the Kentucky Turtle Derby and the moving the Kentucky Derby to September.

  Football dreams delayed for HS seniors committed to university shut down by coronavirus

Urbana University in Ohio, founded in 1850, shut its doors in April citing coronavirus stress and uncertainty.

  Plug pulled on 2020 Little League World Series

This summer would have been the 74th playing of the tournament.

  Jody Demling discusses fight with COVID-19

He is a familiar face to our WAVE 3 News family and when he came down with the coronavirus it really hit home. It put a face that we all know with the disease.

  Delay of season means time for improvements at Floyd County Little League

Like all other sporting events, baseball at Floyd County Little League is on hold, but there has been time to make some valuable changes.

  Kentucky Derby competitors facing woes after Derby postponing

Horse racing trainers are dealing with the woes of the Kentucky Derby being postponed.

  Date on Derby 146 trophy will change

Owners can’t wait to get their hands on the 14 carat solid gold trophy on Derby Day.

  UofL Athletics losing revenue to coronavirus

A campus that on most April days welcomes a fair amount of traffic is practically a ghost town these days.

  When will sports return, and will there be fans in the stands?

We are all longing for the return of the games.

  Players, coaches react to NCAA eligibility ruling

The NCAA has granted eligibility to college athletes whose spring seasons were completely canceled, according to the Associated Press.

  Online drills help Southern Indiana athletes stay fit

With social distancing guidelines in place, there’s no easy way to practice team sports, but for some athletes, the grind doesn’t stop.

  Sports Talk with Kent and Kendrick

WAVE 3 Sports Director Kent Taylor hosts Sports Talk with Kent and Kendrick.

  September Derby could be light at the end of the tunnel for Louisville’s tourism economy

"Having unknown factors just kind of keeps you on the edge a little bit," a Louisville restaurant owner told WAVE 3 News.

  College basketball fans lament tournament closures

This time of year is a college basketball fan's favorite time of year, but the coronavirus has other plans.

  Inside the Cards, Mar. 7 2020

Watch UofL Basketball Head Coach Chris Mack and WAVE 3 News Sports Director Kent Taylor talk the latest basketball highlights and updates.

  Rybak celebrates 50 years on Bellarmine stats crew

Part of stats crew for over 1,300 games

  Lou City FC’s new home is complete, ready for fans

Louisville City FC's new home field will hold a big advantage for soccer fans. Team officials announced construction of the $65 million facility is complete.

  Inside the Cards, Feb. 29 2020

Watch UofL Basketball Head Coach Chris Mack and WAVE 3 News Sports Director Kent Taylor talk the latest basketball highlights and updates.

  Churchill Downs, Keeneland embark on joint safety initiative

The changes come as tracks across the country like Santa Anita have been scrutinized for their on-track deaths.

  Inside the Cards, Feb. 22 2020

Watch UofL Basketball Head Coach Chris Mack and WAVE 3 News Sports Director Kent Taylor talk the latest basketball highlights and updates.

  Coach Cal previews Florida

The Wildcats are coming off a 79-76 win at LSU on Tuesday night

  Chris Mack previews the North Carolina game

The Cardinals head coach also looked back at the win over Syracuse and his decision to start freshman guard David Johnson.

  David Johnson previews the UofL-UNC game

The freshman guard made his first start of the season on Feb. 19 against Syracuse.