http://www.laruecountyherald.com/sports/rss.xml en Hawks start season 3-0 http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/hawks-start-season-3-0 <img src="http://www.laruecountyherald.com/sites/www.laruecountyherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_3761.jpg" alt="Derek Goode watches the pitch while playing defense at first base during the 9-2 win against Campbellsville. " title="Derek Goode watches the pitch while playing defense at first base during the 9-2 win against Campbellsville. " align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> The LaRue County Hawks varsity baseball team have started the season off on the right foot after winning their first three games this past week.</p> <p> The Hawks beat the Breckinridge County Fighting Tigers 8-4 on Saturday, March 18 after coming from behind to win by four runs.</p> <p> The Fighting Tigers scored one run in the second inning and led 1-0 until the Hawks scored four runs in the third inning when Brandon Cecil, Dalton Skaggs, Derek Goode and Dane MIlby all singled driving in one run each.</p> Lady Hawks remain undefeated http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/lady-hawks-remain-undefeated <img src="http://www.laruecountyherald.com/sites/www.laruecountyherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_7636.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> The Lady Hawks continue to win big as they defeated three opponents and outscored them by a total of 34-6.</p> <p> The Lady Cards of Nelson County came to town on Thursday, March 16 and the Lady Hawks sent them back to Bardstown with a 11-1 loss after five innings.</p> LCMS Volleyball regular season ends http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/lcms-volleyball-regular-season-ends <img src="http://www.laruecountyherald.com/sites/www.laruecountyherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_3753.jpg" alt="Pictured from left are Alyssa Jones passing the ball as Olivia Bingham covers." title="Pictured from left are Alyssa Jones passing the ball as Olivia Bingham covers." align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> The LaRue County Middle School Girls&rsquo; Volleyball regular season schedule has come to an end but not before the Lady Hawks faced off with Bluegrass Middle and West Hardin Middle this past week. Last Monday, March 13, the Lady Hawks took on Bluegrass Middle School at the LCMS gym with the 7th grade Lady Hawks coming out victorious by winning consecutive sets by the scores of 21-9 and 21-11. The 8th grade Lady Hawks fell to Bluegrass Middle in hard fought consecutive sets by the scores of 21-16 and 21-12.</p> Playing with a ton of heart http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/playing-ton-heart <img src="http://www.laruecountyherald.com/sites/www.laruecountyherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_7390_0.jpg" alt="Kourtnee Davenport" title="Kourtnee Davenport" align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> I recently ran across an inspirational quote that reads, &ldquo;Respect is earned, honesty is appreciated, love is gained, and loyalty is returned.&rdquo; When putting together this feature article for Senior Lady Hawks Softball player Kourtnee Davenport, it became apparent that there is a distinct correlation between the two.</p> Sallee’s Family Taekwondo anniversary dinner http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/sallee%E2%80%99s-family-taekwondo-anniversary-dinner <img src="http://www.laruecountyherald.com/sites/www.laruecountyherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/20170311_200302-1600x900_0.jpeg" alt="Sallee’s Family Taekwondo held their annual anniversary dinner at the Campbellsville school on Saturday, March 11. Students from both the Hodgenville and Campbellsville schools attended." title="Sallee’s Family Taekwondo held their annual anniversary dinner at the Campbellsville school on Saturday, March 11. Students from both the Hodgenville and Campbellsville schools attended." align="left" hspace="6" width="151" height="85" /> LCHS track results - Southwestern Warrior Invitational http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/lchs-track-results-southwestern-warrior-invitational <p> LCHS Girls and Boys track results from the Southwestern Warrior Invitational at Southwestern High School in Somerset on Saturday, March 18.</p> <p> Girls</p> <p> 1sr place- medal winner and the only one for the LCHS boys or girls teams:&nbsp; Emily Pearman 3200 meter run.</p> <p> 4 x800- Clair Keller, Emily Pearman, Tori Stinnett and Avery Murray 7th place</p> <p> 100 Hurdles- Aaleiyah Wyatt 6th place and Kailynd Lewis 7th place</p> <p> 4 x 100 meter Relay:&nbsp; Destiny Kirby, Jada Hunter-Hays, Sara Warren and Jackie Rigdon-5th place</p> LCMS wrestling banquet held http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/lcms-wrestling-banquet-held <p> The LaRue County High School Wrestling Team celebrated their 2016-17 season with a banquet on Sunday, March 19.</p> <p> Several wrestlers were recognized with awards and statistical awards were also given out. The awards given out were as follows:</p> <p> JV Award &ndash; Jake Gardner.</p> <p> JD Watts Teammate Award &ndash; Levi Goodin.</p> <p> Granby Award &ndash; Noah Davis and Dalton Bell.</p> <p> Outstanding Wrestler &ndash; Matt Steven.</p> Chamber swings into Spring with golf scramble http://www.laruecountyherald.com/content/chamber-swings-spring-golf-scramble <p> The LaRue County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting their 23rd Annual Golf Scramble on Friday, April 21, 2017. As the Chamber&rsquo;s main fundraiser, the success of this event ensures the continued promotion of our business community. There are many ways to be a part of this local community event.</p> <p> &bull; Form a team of 4 golfers to compete in the scramble</p> <p> &bull; Promote your business as a hole sponsor</p> <p> &bull; Contribute a door prize for the event.</p> <p> &bull; Or, DO ALL THREE!!!</p>