Tri-State twins cheer for UE and UK

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – One local family was cheering for both teams in Tuesday’s game between the University of Evansville and the University of Kentucky men’s basketball teams.

Twins Chas and Alexis Welte of Newburgh are Mater Dei graduates, who went on to cheer for the UE and UK.

Chas is a double major in Economics and Philosophy at UK, while Alexis is a Nursing major at UE.

The Purple Aces stunned the nation Tuesday night, with an upset victory over the #1 ranked Wildcats.

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(This story was originally published on November 12, 2019)

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