Originally written on Louisville Card Game  |  Last updated 11/19/14

Katie Petrino was a recent addition to the University of Louisville softball team, joining Sandy Piersall’s troops as a pitcher on April 1.

Katie Petrino

While attending Fayetteville High School, she was a two-time all-state softball selection for her squad, which was ranked among the top 20 teams in the nation.

Yes, she’s the daughter of Bobby Petrino, the former head football coach at U of L and Arkansas. A search of softball box scores yielded no indication that she has seen any softball action yet.

Probably because she’s doing pretty well in golf. She led the women’s golf team Monday with a 77 in the second round of the Big East women’s golf tournament. The UofL women are currently third in the tournament behind South Florida and Notre Dame.

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