High School Sports

  • Erin Boley chooses Notre Dame

    Erin Boley didn’t want to drag out the recruiting process. Once she found the right school, Boley wanted to make her decision.

    Boley, an Elizabethtown junior, found that school, giving a verbal commitment to Notre Dame coaches Monday evening during an in-home visit. The Kentucky Gatorade and Associated Press Player of the Year can’t sign with a school until November 2015.

  • PHOTO: Volley for the Cure
  • Confidence gained: Middle schoolers stepping up in competition

      The LaRue County Cross Country team hosted a competition Thursday with Fort Knox, Nelson County, Marion County, Hart County, Elizabethtown and Taylor County.

      Elementary, middle and high school competitors ran the two-year old course. The middle and elementary group ran 2,500 meters or 1.5 miles, while the high school participants ran the full 3.1 miles.

  • Lady Hawks blank Marion, fall to North

    LaRue 1, North Hardin 3

    Two weeks ago, the Lady Hawks controlled the game against the visiting North Hardin Lady Trojans as they won 4-0. This past Monday the tables were turned as the Lady Hawks visited North Hardin and came away with a 1-3 loss.

    Senior midfielder Rachel Wolf said the Lady Hawks overlooked their opponent for the first time this season.

  • Hawks score first, but can’t slay Dragons

    A tale of two halves was the story Friday night as the Hawks hosted rival Green County who were seeking their first win of the season in three tries. The Hawks proceeded to score all their points in the first half while Green County scored their points in the second. Coming off a loss against Spencer County the week before LCHS football wanted to come out and set the tone early.

  • Boys tie Glasgow, fall to Taylor on PKs

    LaRue 1, Glasgow 1

    Thursday night the Hawks traveled to Glasgow to take on the 4-2-1 Scotties and came away with a 1-1 tie in a highly competitive contest.

    It was a defensive struggle during the first half as the two evenly matched teams were scoreless at intermission. The Hawks played well moving to open spaces, anticipating ball placement and continued to communicate well with each other.

  • Busy week for volleyball team


    The Lady Hawks Volleyball team had a busy week on the court going 2-5, and learning a great deal along the way amidst an up and down week.

    LaRue 1, Taylor 3 (30-28, 22-25, 25-23, 25-22)

    Although the outcome was not in favor of the Lady Hawks the effort was there against a 9-4 Lady Cardinal team. “We fought hard against a good Taylor County team,” said Head Coach Ben Schell.  “The girls started to make smarter decisions in their attacking game.”

    LaRue 1, Green 3 (25-8, 25-12, 25-17)

  • FOOTBALL: Hawks fall to Green

    The LaRue County Hawks fell 20-13 Friday to the Green County Dragons.

    Junior running back Marquis Franklin had a 1-yard scoring run and freshman tailback Bryson Cobb added an 8-yarder to stake the Hawks to a 13-0 halftime lead.

  • Cross Country’s Run for the Gold

    The LaRue County High School Cross Country team traveled to the E’town Sports Park Saturday night to participate in the third annual Run for the Gold. This is the second year the Hawks have participated in the event. This was also the first full meet (3.1 miles) of the season.

    Seventeen teams from across the state participated in the high school girls division (133 runners) while 16 teams (162 runners) participated in the high school boys division.

  • Golf team competes at PRP

    The LaRue County Golf team traveled to Rowletts Saturday to compete in the annual Caveland Golf Classic (eight teams) hosted by Hart County High School.

    Freshman Cameron Lasley scored 86 which was the low score for the Hawks. Sophomore Hunter McLaughlin checked in with a score of 87, while Taylor Eastridge (95) and Keaton Puckett (98) rounded out the scoring for the Hawks.

    Coach Justin Craft said this was a good tournament for his young golfers.

    “It’s an opportunity for our young golfers to compete against some like-competition.”