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High School Sports

  • Next Cheer at WKU

     Three LaRue County High School seniors will be cheering this fall at Western Kentucky University. Emily Armes, Taylor Dawson and Meredith Lindsey survived the final cuts at the WKU tryouts.

    The tryout consisted of four days of intense workouts and interviews. Nearly 100 cheerleaders – including current WKU cheerleaders – from across the state and country tried out for the co-ed and all-girl squads.

  • PHOTO: Senior Lady Hawks honored

    The senior Lady Hawks and their parents were honored last week at a varsity softball game. From left, Samantha Drake, Peyton Gardner, Courtney Johnson and Brigitte Skaggs.

  • Trio to cheer at WKU

     Three LaRue County High School seniors will be cheering this fall at Western Kentucky University. Emily Armes, Taylor Dawson and Meredith Lindsey survived the final cuts at the WKU tryouts.

    The tryout consisted of four days of intense workouts and interviews. Nearly 100 cheerleaders – including current WKU cheerleaders – from across the state and country tried out for the co-ed and all-girl squads.

  • TRACK AND FIELD: CARL DEATON CLASSIC

     May 2 – Carl Deaton Classic, Green County

    Team Results

    Girls (12 Teams)

    2. LaRue County, 104

    Boys (12 Teams)

    9. LaRue County, 27

     

    Individual Results

    Girls’ 100-Meter Dash

    7. Gabriela Garcia, 14.54

    12. Courtni Price, 14.83

     

    Girls’ 200-Meter Dash

    7. Jackie Rigdon, 30.74

    9. Kate Cady, 31.58

     

  • Top student-athletes honored at banquet

     This past Friday at First Christian Church in Elizabethtown the News-Enterprise held their third annual Select Preps Banquet honoring the area’s finest student-athletes. The area school’s recognized were LaRue County, John Hardin, Central Hardin, North Hardin, Elizabethtown, Fort Knox and North Hardin Christian. The winners were selected by a panel of News-Enterprise employees. 

  • Several honored at Select Preps banquet

    LaRue County senior Ivy Brown had an idea once the first sentence was read about the Female Athlete of the Year it was about her.

    Brown was among the Select Preps winners during Friday’s banquet at First Christian Church. This was the third installment of Select Preps, which was launched by The News-Enterprise in 2012 to recognize the total package of student-athletes. It encompasses what a student-athlete does in the classroom and the community as well as in athletics.

  • TENNIS: REGION

    The LaRue County High School tennis teams competed last week in the 5th Region Tennis Tournament at the Freeman Lake Tennis Complex.

    Doubles

    The LaRue County duo of freshman Bella Garcia and eighth-grader Karrington Donahue  fell in the first round to Campbellsville senior Emily Haley and sophomore Brittany Ford, 6-3, 1-6, 11-9.

    LaRue’s Cayleigh Allen and Caitlin Lewis defeated Kara Girdley and Abby McKim of Nelson County, 6-4, 6-4.

  • TRACK AND FIELD: Lincoln Trail Heartland Conference

    Lincoln Trail Heartland Conference

    May 6

    Elizabethtown Athletic Complex:

    TEAM RESULTS (9 TEAMS)

      8. LaRue County

     

    INDIVIDUAL RESULTS

    100-Meter Dash

    11. Kyle Edlin, 12.88

    14. Maysn Cobb, 13.94

     

    200-Meter Dash

    11. Austin Parrish, 25.07

    13. Randy Young, 26.19

     

    400-Meter Dash

    4. Randy Young, 53.98

  • SOFTBALL: Lady Hawks drop two

      The Lady Hawks lost, 9-8, May 5 to Elizabethtown’s Lady Panthers.

    The homestanding Lady Hawks were behind 4-0 in the top of the second when they started hitting the ball.

  • BASEBALL: Hawks defeat Bulldogs

     Entering Monday’s game at 5th Region rival John Hardin on a season-worst eight-game losing streak, the LaRue County Hawks were badly in need of a pick-me-up.

    Sophomore Colby Skaggs pulled the Hawks out of their slide, throwing a complete-game four-hitter as LaRue County beat the Bulldogs, 5-2.

    Skaggs struck out three and walked three as the Hawks (6-20) won for the first time since April 17 in beating John Hardin (12-14) for the second time this season.