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Today's Sports

  • Hawks beat Thomas Nelson

    The LCHS boys varsity basketball team beat the Thomas Nelson Generals 62-47 last Saturday in the Nathan McCurry Classic tournament.

    With the game against Glasgow last Tuesday being canceled because of inclement weather, the game against Thomas Nelson was the Hawks first game since beating Bullitt Central 63-38 on January 19.

  • LCMS Mat Hawks finish fourth

    The LaRue County Middle School Mat Hawks finished in fourth place overall out of 19 teams during the region 1 tournament last Saturday in Cadiz. The Region 1 individual tournament serves as a qualifier for the KSWA Middle School State tournament. Only the top four individuals in each weight class advance.

  • Lady Hawks lose to Elizabethtown

    The Elizabethtown Lady Panthers dismantled the LaRue County Lady Hawks last Monday night with a score of 90-11.

    The game featured Lady Panther star Erin Boley, who lives in Hodgenville. She was recently named a McDonald’s All-American and she is currently listed as the fifth best high school girls basketball player in the nation according to ESPN.

    During the game last Monday, Boley reached the 3,000 career point mark and she now holds the record at Elizabethtown for the most career points. She scored 22 points during the game against the Lady Hawks.

  • LCHS Hawks fall in state duals

    The KYWCA Small School State Duals didn’t go exactly as planned for the LCHS Mat Hawks last Saturday.

    The Mat Hawks entered last Saturday expecting to be in contention for the championship, but they wound up settling in the top five. LaRue County went 3-1 and placed fifth in the small-school division.

    The Mat Hawks picked up wins over Louisville Moore (48-27), Boyle County (50-19) and Wayne County (48-33). However, they lost to Walton-Verona, 44-27.

  • All business, no show

    Mark Twain once said “It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog.” For junior wrestler Stiles Metcalf, the size of the fight has rarely been an issue.

    At 5-6 120 pounds, Metcalf takes a different approach to his matches than the typical wrestler. Most all wrestlers can be seen warming up anxiously, running around, jumping up and down and sometimes slapping themselves in the legs or hips. Not so for the unassuming Metcalf who approaches every match with a business-like attitude.

  • LCMS basketball teams finish...

    The LaRue County seventh grade Boys Basketball team played in the finals of the Conference Tournament last Tuesday against TK Stone Middle School.   The Hawks were defeated by TK Stone by a score of 45-36.    

  • Sports Shorts

    Pickleball

    Pickleball is being played at 5:30 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays at the Board of Education gym on College Street. Pickleball is free to anyone interested in learning the sport, a combination of tennis and ping-pong. All equipment provided.

    LaRue County Park and Recreation Board

    The LaRue County Park and Recreation Board meets 7 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at the Park. For more information, call Eric DeVary at 270-358-8386.

  • LCHS Boys JV Results

    The LCHS boys JV team game against Green County was canceled last Thursday because of inclement weather. The LCHS JV Hawks are 3-3 on the season and their next game is at home on Monday, February 1 against Green County at 7 p.m..

  • LCHS Boys Freshman Results

    The LCHS boys freshman team game against Green County was canceled last Thursday because of inclement weather. The Hawks are now 3-1 on the season and their next game is at home on Thursday, January 28 against John Hardin at 6:30 p.m.

  • LCHS girls JV results

    The LCHS JV Lady Hawks had no games this past week. They are now 4-5 on the season and their next game is away on Thursday, January 28 against Barren County at 7 p.m.