http://www.laruecountyherald.com/sports/rss.xml en Hawks look to future, put ’13 season behind http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/hawks-look-future-put-%E2%80%9913-season-behind <img src="http://www.laruecountyherald.com/sites/www.laruecountyherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/football_team_hawks.jpg" alt="Members of the LaRue County High School Football Team are front from left, Cameron Pellegrino, DaMarcus McCray, Cody Leake, Cody Strausser, Caleb Sheffer, Koy Lindsey, Wes Akers, Mat Senesi, Eli Royalty, Bryson Cobb; second row, Justice Harrison, Luis Serrano, Dylan Akin, Hunter Griffin, Zach Bailey, JC Dunn, Colby Skaggs, Jaylen Massie, Marquis Franklin, Demetrius Lackey, Phillip French; third row, Manager Faith Hines, Parker Anderson, Santiago Aguilar, Nathan Helm, David New, Justin Hornback, Seth DeVary, Matt Underwood, Alex Best, Sterling Alcorn, Brenden Aubrey, Cole Holt; fourth row, Nick Cobb, Blake Cecil, Dalton Hornback, Brian Cissell, Colton Hornback, Ethan Wells, Heath Graham, Matt Steven, Victor Jimenez, Brandon Brown, Ethan Johnson; fifth row, J.D. Watts, Jake Gardner, Christian Skaggs, Chase Puyear, Dane Milby, Ethan Harry, Travis Wallace, Kane Harris, Kyle Woosley, Brandon Cecil, Isaac Johnson, Josh McCourt, Noah Davis, Noah Thompson; back, Assistant Coach Tino Cobb, Assistant Coach Harry Ditto, Assistant Coach Alfredo Silva, Head Coach Josh Jaggers, Assistant Coach Chris Williams, Assistant Coach Adam Lindsey and Assistant Coach Elijah Zwiep." title="Members of the LaRue County High School Football Team are front from left, Cameron Pellegrino, DaMarcus McCray, Cody Leake, Cody Strausser, Caleb Sheffer, Koy Lindsey, Wes Akers, Mat Senesi, Eli Royalty, Bryson Cobb; second row, Justice Harrison, Luis Serrano, Dylan Akin, Hunter Griffin, Zach Bailey, JC Dunn, Colby Skaggs, Jaylen Massie, Marquis Franklin, Demetrius Lackey, Phillip French; third row, Manager Faith Hines, Parker Anderson, Santiago Aguilar, Nathan Helm, David New, Justin Hornback, Seth DeVary, Matt Underwood, Alex Best, Sterling Alcorn, Brenden Aubrey, Cole Holt; fourth row, Nick Cobb, Blake Cecil, Dalton Hornback, Brian Cissell, Colton Hornback, Ethan Wells, Heath Graham, Matt Steven, Victor Jimenez, Brandon Brown, Ethan Johnson; fifth row, J.D. Watts, Jake Gardner, Christian Skaggs, Chase Puyear, Dane Milby, Ethan Harry, Travis Wallace, Kane Harris, Kyle Woosley, Brandon Cecil, Isaac Johnson, Josh McCourt, Noah Davis, Noah Thompson; back, Assistant Coach Tino Cobb, Assistant Coach Harry Ditto, Assistant Coach Alfredo Silva, Head Coach Josh Jaggers, Assistant Coach Chris Williams, Assistant Coach Adam Lindsey and Assistant Coach Elijah Zwiep." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Each and every one of us go through struggles in our daily lives. To say Head Coach Josh Jaggers went through a three-month struggle with his 2013 varsity football season is a huge understatement.</p> <p> This year&rsquo;s 2014 Hawks football team remembers the pain and struggle experienced last season, and is determined to right the wrong that took place last year going 0-11.</p> Sports Shorts http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/sports-shorts-74 <p> Sports passes available</p> <p> LaRue County High School sports passes are available. $50 for students; $100 for adults. All-sport family passes (for K-12 students and immediate family) are $150. Passes are available at games or contact David Dawson at 270-358-2210.</p> <p> Future Lady Hawks Volleyball Clinic</p> CU Coaches fly to Costa Rica http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/cu-coaches-fly-costa-rica <img src="http://www.laruecountyherald.com/sites/www.laruecountyherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cu_coaches.jpg" alt="Thirty-two representatives of the Campbellsville University Athletic Department flew to Costa Rica for a seven-day mission trip. The group of coaches, athletic trainers, student-athletes and athletic department supporters gathered Thursday night, July 17 for a commissioning service in Powell Athletic Center prior to loading their United Coaches charter to Atlanta for their flight to San Jose, Costa Rica. Those going on the Costa Rica mission trip include front from left, Jordan Alves, Matt Atwood, Scott Baughman, Lorri Hardy, Jim Hardy, Roraigh Yearwood and Chris Moyo; second row, Hilary Lakes, Kelly Fathergill, Alexa Moore, Kelsee Molen, Meghan Roth, Vanessa Adkins, Samantha Port, Derek Port and Rusty Hollingsworth; third row, Shannon Wathen, Randy LeBleu, Brandon Lakes, Kyle Caven, Alex Adams, Perry Thomas, Jaime Vernon, Larry Frisby and Adam Preston; back, Bryce White, Kenny Lawson, Hunter Cantwell, Bryan Milburn and Brent Vernon. " title="Thirty-two representatives of the Campbellsville University Athletic Department flew to Costa Rica for a seven-day mission trip. The group of coaches, athletic trainers, student-athletes and athletic department supporters gathered Thursday night, July 17 for a commissioning service in Powell Athletic Center prior to loading their United Coaches charter to Atlanta for their flight to San Jose, Costa Rica. Those going on the Costa Rica mission trip include front from left, Jordan Alves, Matt Atwood, Scott Baughman, Lorri Hardy, Jim Hardy, Roraigh Yearwood and Chris Moyo; second row, Hilary Lakes, Kelly Fathergill, Alexa Moore, Kelsee Molen, Meghan Roth, Vanessa Adkins, Samantha Port, Derek Port and Rusty Hollingsworth; third row, Shannon Wathen, Randy LeBleu, Brandon Lakes, Kyle Caven, Alex Adams, Perry Thomas, Jaime Vernon, Larry Frisby and Adam Preston; back, Bryce White, Kenny Lawson, Hunter Cantwell, Bryan Milburn and Brent Vernon. " align="left" hspace="6" /> Ladies, Coach Schell ready for new season http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/ladies-coach-schell-ready-new-season <img src="http://www.laruecountyherald.com/sites/www.laruecountyherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/lady_hawks_volleyball_team.jpg" alt="The Lady Hawks Volleyball Team, front from left, Grace Armes, MacKenzie Bradley, Kylie Rogers, Alyson Yingling, Rachel Armes; back, Assistant Coach Kendrick Bryan, Assistant Coach Elizabeth Lockett, Breea Kirkpatrick, Cidney Neagle, Tessa Yingling, Chloe Owen, Keeahna Bowen, Scarlett Redmon and Head Coach Ben Schell." title="The Lady Hawks Volleyball Team, front from left, Grace Armes, MacKenzie Bradley, Kylie Rogers, Alyson Yingling, Rachel Armes; back, Assistant Coach Kendrick Bryan, Assistant Coach Elizabeth Lockett, Breea Kirkpatrick, Cidney Neagle, Tessa Yingling, Chloe Owen, Keeahna Bowen, Scarlett Redmon and Head Coach Ben Schell." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> One year ago about this time Head Volleyball Coach Ben Schell was getting ready for his final coaching season. In fact, he made it clear that he would not return. As the months went by and the situation changed, Coach Schell is back for his seventh year (127-79), and is looking forward to the opportunity to coach the 2014 Lady Hawks Volleyball team.</p> Soccer camp http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/soccer-camp-0 <img src="http://www.laruecountyherald.com/sites/www.laruecountyherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/team_soccer_camppic.jpg" alt="Girls’ soccer camp instructors and students are front from left, Jensen Adams, Madison Eads, Gillian Nunn, Carly Higdon, Hattie Ward, Josie Adams, Presley Allen, Sydney Miller; back, Nichole Thomas, Whitney Bauer, Kelsey Key, Kalaya Barnes, Allison Bauer, Natalie Mullins, Harley Keller, Seirra Mullins, Jacilyn Hazelwood, Rachel Wolf, Kirsten Harper , Natalie Wolf, Allison Massie, Katie Cook and Presley Grant. The students were from Bullfrogs and Butterflies school age classes. " title="Girls’ soccer camp instructors and students are front from left, Jensen Adams, Madison Eads, Gillian Nunn, Carly Higdon, Hattie Ward, Josie Adams, Presley Allen, Sydney Miller; back, Nichole Thomas, Whitney Bauer, Kelsey Key, Kalaya Barnes, Allison Bauer, Natalie Mullins, Harley Keller, Seirra Mullins, Jacilyn Hazelwood, Rachel Wolf, Kirsten Harper , Natalie Wolf, Allison Massie, Katie Cook and Presley Grant. The students were from Bullfrogs and Butterflies school age classes. " align="left" hspace="6" /> Brewer’s choice: Family more important than trophies http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/brewer%E2%80%99s-choice-family-more-important-trophies <img src="http://www.laruecountyherald.com/sites/www.laruecountyherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/alexis.jpg" alt="The Brewer family, from left, James “Boo”, Alexis, Jordan, Debbie and Anthony “Smurf.”" title="The Brewer family, from left, James “Boo”, Alexis, Jordan, Debbie and Anthony “Smurf.”" align="left" hspace="6" width="113" height="85" /><p> When school begins today in LaRue County, one familiar face will be missing in the halls of LaRue County High School.</p> <p> Alexis Brewer, 17-year-old Lady Hawks basketball standout, confirmed Sunday, she has enrolled in Bardstown High School, in lieu of finishing her senior year at LaRue County schools.</p> <p> Brewer is reported to be one of the top-10 recruits in the state, and has broken numerous records in her career at LaRue. A contender for Miss Kentucky Basketball, Brewer said &ldquo;I just want to have a good senior year, and enjoy the time with my dad.&rdquo;</p> Hawks: Ability, Belief, Commitment, Dedication http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/hawks-ability-belief-commitment-dedication <img src="http://www.laruecountyherald.com/sites/www.laruecountyherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/soccer_dalton_fay.jpg" alt="The Hawks’ soccer team at practice: Dalton Fay heading and Thomas Christian in the foreground." title="The Hawks’ soccer team at practice: Dalton Fay heading and Thomas Christian in the foreground." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By David Dawson</p> <p> Correspondent</p> <p> When it comes to sports philosophy some coaches use advance terminology with their teams. But, for the LaRue County Hawks Soccer team it is as simple as &ldquo;ABCD.&rdquo; Ability, Belief, Commitment and Dedication is the philosophy the Hawks have adopted this season.</p> <p> The Hawks soccer team hopes to improve on a 7-11, 2013 campaign under second-year Head Coach Derek Bell by making the alphabet a part of their daily routine. According to Coach Bell the season should start slow and gain momentum.</p> Lady Hawks ready to meet challenge http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/lady-hawks-ready-meet-challenge <img src="http://www.laruecountyherald.com/sites/www.laruecountyherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/soccer_nichole_thomas.jpg" alt="Junior midfielder Nichole Thomas muscled a Warren East player during the Lady Hawks’ scrimmage." title="Junior midfielder Nichole Thomas muscled a Warren East player during the Lady Hawks’ scrimmage." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By David Dawson</p> <p> Correspondent</p> <p> Laura Kudrna, now in her third year as the Lady Hawks head soccer coach, is facing some changes in her youthful team. Gone from last year&rsquo;s successful team (15-3) are Peyton Gardner, Courtney Johnson, Shelbi Brooks, Abby Modrowski and Sydney Price &ndash; who all played key roles in winning the Lady Hawks&rsquo; first district championship.</p> <p> With change comes challenges. This team will certainly have a totally different dynamic when it begins its season Aug. 18 at John Hardin.</p>