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Shoni Schimmel named WNBA All-Star Game MVP

Shoni Schimmel was named the 2014 WNBA All-Star Game MVP in Phoenix at the WNBA All-Star Game. Schimmel, a star while at Louisville, scored an All-Star Game record of 29 points leading the East to a 125-124 victory over the West.

Schimmel is leading the way on the first place Atlanta Dream averaging 7.2 points per game and 3.5 assists per game.

Shimmel is also leading the WNBA in jerseys sold. 

Burdi and 5 others selected in 2014 MLB Draft

The Louisville Cardinals saw six players drafted in the 2014 MLB First Year Players Draft. Leading the way was the National Collegiate Baseball Writers’ Association’s (NCBWA) Stopper of the Year recipient for 2014 Division I college baseball, Nick Budi, who was selected by the Minnesota Twins in the second round. He was the 46th overall player selected. He has signed and is currently pitching for the Class A Cedar Rapids Kernals. 

The other players who were selected include,

Jeff Gardner: 8th Round to the Washington Nationals

Cole Sturgeon: 10th round to the Boston Red Sox

Jared Filomeno: 15th round to the Texas Rangers

Grant Kay: 27th round to the Tampa Bay Rays

Zach Lucas: 29th round to the Pittsburgh Pirates

Kyle McGarth: 36th round to the San Diego Padres


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