Saturday, April 18
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Reggie Bonnafon made a strong case to be Louisville's starting quarterback at the spring game. Brandon Radcliff bolstered his credentials as the Cardinals' featured running back with hard-charging runs early and often. The Cardinals' two skill players combined for five touchdowns and 351 yards.
MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Olympian Claire Donahue is in search of a new place to train after her coach lost his job at Western Kentucky when the school's swimming and diving programs were suspended for five years. Donahue says she plans to follow coach Bruce Marchionda wherever he ends up after his job is eliminated on June 30.
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Bobby Z Man rallied to win the $60,000 River Special for older horses by 1 1/2 lengths Friday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Santiago Gonzalez, Bobby Z Man ran 6 1/2 furlongs on the downhill turf course in 1:13.27 and paid $11.40, $5 and $3.40 at 9-2 odds.
BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Matt Kenseth, a three-time winner at Bristol Motor Speedway, has won the pole for Sunday's race. Kenseth turned a lap at 128.632 mph in Friday in qualifying to earn the top starting spot. It is Kenseth's first pole of the season and 13th of his career.