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High School Sports

  • BASEBALL: Hawks defeat Louisville Atherton

    LARUE COUNTY 8, LOUISVILLE ATHERTON 5. Sophomore Cameron Dawson’s RBI double in the bottom of the fifth gave the Hawks (9-5) the lead for good over the Raiders (7-2).

    Freshman Dane Milby tacked on an RBI double, while senior Turner Cottrell had a run-scoring single in the sixth.

    Sophomore Matheo Lynn hit a two-run triple in the first, when the Hawks took a 3-1 lead.

    UP NEXT: LaRue County plays Allen County-Scottsville at 7 p.m. Friday in the Saving Second Base tournament at Marion County.

  • Cameron Dawson: Sportsman for all seasons

    Whether playing baseball, basketball, or golf, LaRue County High School sophomore Cameron Dawson loves competition.

    “This year’s team is why I love baseball,” he said. “We are young and all are competitors.”

    Dawson, 16, has pitched from his days in wiener league to the high school mound.

    On the Hawks’ varsity roster since he was in the eighth grade, Dawson found that competing against older players helped him with command and control on the mound and with his self-confidence.

  • PHOTO: Freshman baseball Hawks

    Members of the freshmen Hawks’ baseball team are front from left, Bryson Arnette, Wyatt Pearman, Chase Childress, Zach Newman, Preston Carter, Gavin Nall, Clay Cecil; back, Coach Jorge Venegas, Austin Burgess, Hunter Howell, Noah Davis, Keaton Puckett, Chase Baker and Hayden Waddle.
     

  • Track and Field Results

    LaRue
    All-comers
    April 9
    Team scores
    GIRLS
    1. Green - 70
    2. John Hardin - 55
    3. LaRue - 54
    4. Marion - 4
     
    BOYS
    1. Green - 94
    2. John Hardin - 61
    3. LaRue - 31
     
     VARSITY
    Girls 100 Meter Dash
    4. Savia Brashear, 14.73
    7. Peyton Murray, 14.93
    8. Ashley Summitt, x15.36
    11. Jadah Montgomery, x16.63
     
    Girls 200 Meter Dash
    1. Savia Brashear, 31.22
    2. Peyton Murray, 31.68

  • PHOTO: Wrestling All-American

    Griffin Dulak, a freshman at LaRue County High School, traveled to Independence, Missouri, for the Brute Nationals Wrestling Tournament. He placed fifth, earning him All-American status. Griffin is the son of Dave and Kathy Dulak of Hodgenville.

  • Lady Hawks split games in tournament

    The Lady Hawks split their games in the TSCA Classic during spring break.

    LaRue County beat Rossview (Tenn.), 3-2 and Clarksville Academy (Tenn.), 12-2. The Lady Hawks lost to Brighten (Tenn.), 5-3 and Collinwood (Tenn.), 7-1.

    n Brighten rallied to beat the Lady Hawks, scoring four runs in the bottom of the fourth.

    Sophomore Chasity Bryant homered for LaRue County, while junior Shakeya Washington had an RBI single.

    n The Lady Hawks jumped out to a 6-2 lead over Clarksville Academy after three innings and never looked back.

  • Track and Field - April 10 results

    BARDSTOWN — Results from Saturday’s meet at Garnis Martin Field:

    Girls’ Team Scores

    8. LaRue County, 19

    Boys’ Team Scores

    14. LaRue County, 4

     

    Individual Results

    Girls’ 100-Meter Dash

    24. Kalaya Barnes, 16.45

    25. Harley Keller, 16.91

     

    Girls’ 200-Meter Dash

    11. Jackie Rigdon, 28.82

    27. Kalaya Barnes, 34.76

     

    Girls’ 400-Meter Dash

  • Track meet rescheduled

    The LaRue County All-Comers meet set for April 2 was canceled due to inclement weather.
    It’s the fifth meet to be canceled this year, according to Coach Jamie Hardin.
    A meet is scheduled for 1 p.m. April 9 at LaRue County. There will be no high jump or pole vault events.

    Admission is $5.

  • Tennis Results - April 8, 2015

    BOYS
    March 31
    Elizabethtown 5, LaRue County 0
    Singles
    Nathan Henson (E) def. John Michael Lawler (LC), 6-0, 6-0
    Ameer Haider (E) def. Cole Constant (LC), 6-1, 6-2
    Jared Towell (E) def. Sean Smith (LC), 6-1, 6-0
    Doubles
    Faizan Bhatti/Hassan Nasir (E) def. Alex Best/Preston Howell (LC), 4-6, 6-3, 1-0 (10-3)
    Hunain Abri/Paul Fiepke (E) def. Jake Gardner/Rylee Greenwell (LC), 6-1, 6-0

    April 1
    Campbellsville 3, LaRue County 2
    Singles

  • BASEBALL: Hawks fall to North Hardin

    The Hawks lost 14-4 Monday to the North Hardin Trojans.
    Everything went LaRue County’s way the first four innings.
    Junior right-hander Colby Skaggs struck out six of the first 17 hitters he faced, including the side in the second. Skaggs pitched around an RBI single by North Hardin senior Trevor Vandermolen in the third, then breezed through the fourth in 12 pitches.