Kathy Johnson

WUKY's 'UK Perspectives' Examines How Athletes Balance Academics and Athletics

Published: Jun 6, 2014
LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 6, 2014) — WUKY's "UK Perspectives" focuses on the people and programs of the University of Kentucky and is hosted by WUKY General Manager Tom Godell.  Filling in for Godell this week is WUKY News Director Alan Lytle. He and guest Bria Goss, communications major and junior guard with the UK Women's Basketball Team, talk about how athletes balance athletics with academics. All UK athletes posted a 3.218 cumulative grade point average for the recently concluded spring semester — the best showing since 2003. 

 

To listen to the podcast interview from which "UK Perspectives" is produced, visit http://wuky.org/post/balancing-athletics-and-academics.

 

"UK Perspectives" airs at 8:35 a.m. and 5:45 p.m. each Friday on WUKY 91.3, UK's NPR station.

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