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Notre Dame knocked out of NCAA softball tournament

Kentucky scored two runs with two outs in the top of the seventh inning to stun the Irish 4-3 and claim the South Bend Regional crown in front of an energized crowd at Melissa Cook Stadium.


TinCaps drop finale in Bowling Green

Fort Wayne first baseman Trae Santos hit his fourth home run of the week and fifth of the season, but the TinCaps lost to the Bowling Green Hot Rods, 8-3, on Sunday afternoon at Bowling Green Ballpark.

Scott Dixon, center, of New Zealand, celebrates with wife Emma, left, and daughter Tilly, 3, after qualifying on the pole for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Sam Riche)

Scott Dixon claims Indy 500 pole

One minute, Scott Dixon thought the numbers were a mistake. The next, he was sitting on the Indianapolis 500 pole.

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Notre Dame advances to regional final

A slow offensive start to the NCAA South Bend Regional for the University of Notre Dame softball team in its first game on Friday was an offensive anomaly from what has become normal, even expected, during the 2015 season. The Irish corrected and connected in a huge way facing elimination on Saturday, combining for 29 runs on 27 hits in only 10 innings to defeat Northwestern 14-5 and Ball State 15-4 at Melissa Cook Stadium.