Henderson looks to 2010; Small college honors for Bellarmine, NKU, Campbellsville; WKU postponed

College Baseball, Major League Baseball

Gary Henderson; Photo: UK Athletics

Several morning notes to pass along, including a couple of profiles of UK coach Gary Henderson and some small college awards:

  • University of Kentucky head coach Gary Henderson talks about a variety of topics with Kendall Rogers of Yahoo! Sports including the bullpen, James Paxton and Taylor Rogers.
  • Aaron Smith of the Kentucky Kernel profiles Henderson’s transition as a second-year head coach.
  • John Heyman of Sports Illustrated reports Arizona Diamondbacks third baseman Mark Reynolds, born in Pikeville, will not negotiate a long-term deal with the team after Opening Day.
  • Bellarmine senior shortstop Patrick Brady was named the Great Lakes Valley Conference player of the week.
  • The same story from the Courier Journal reports Northern Kentucky University junior Dave Middendorf was named the GLVC pitcher of the week.
  • Campbellsville has also been ranked No. 3 in the preseason National Christian College Athletic Association.
  • Western Kentucky University‘s game at Belmont, originally scheduled for this afternoon, has been postponed until March 3.