Today's Sports

  • LCMS volleyball falls to East...

    The LaRue County Middle School Girls’ Volleyball team traveled to East Hardin Middle School last Thursday night, but victory escaped the Hawks as the 7th and 8th grade Lady Hawks as they fell in defeat to East Hardin Middle.

    The 7th grade Lady Hawks fell in defeat in two sets by the scores of 21-6 and 21-12. Coach Kendrick Bryan listed Brenna Southwood, Macie Sandidge, and Angelina Cruz as key players from the match with East Hardin.

  • Sports shorts - March 1, 2017

    St Patrick’s Day 5K run/walk

    A 5K run/walk will be held in Elizabethtown on Saturday March 18. The event is open to the public, and benefits the athletes of Hardin County through the Special Olympics of Kentucky. Every participant will receive a custom finisher’s medal. Adult participants will receive a swag bag and t-shirt. Registration is $30.00 through March 12, and $35 March 13 through race day. Kid’s registration is $10 but does not include any swag. To register, visit www.stpatsday5k.com.

    5K supports Relay for Life

  • Hawks win two close games

    The LaRue County Hawks varsity basketball team finished the regular season with a 21-7 record after winning two games by less than three points.

    The Hawks ended their regular season last Friday with a 57-55 victory against the Marion County Knights.

    The Hawks jumped out to an early 10-0 lead and led 21-14 at the end of the first quarter. The Knights battled back to tie the game 32-32 at halftime.

    The second half was just as close as the Hawks regained the 45-41 lead at the end of the third quarter.

  • LCHS boys basketball and...
  • Illness plagues Lady Hawks

    The LaRue County Lady Hawks finished the regular season with a 12-17 record after losing their two final games with several of their players out due to sickness.

    In the loss to Campbellsville last Thursday, the Lady Hawks struggled due to several players being out with illnesses, but they battled through to lose in overtime 50-43.

  • Mat Hawks finish 12th in state

    The LaRue County High School Mat Hawks traveled to Lexington last Friday and Saturday to compete in the 2017 KHSAA State Wrestling Championships and they finished in the top 15 of the state.

    The Hawks walked away with several medalists and finished 12th place in the state as a team out of more than 100 other teams. Senior Matt Steven finished 2nd in the state at the 195lb weight class and he finished 59-1 on the season.

  • JV basketball results - February...

    LaRue Co. 45 vs. Elizabethtown 32

    The Hawks were up 20-14 at halftime. In the third quarter, the Hawks outscored the Panthers 14-2 to build their lead to 34-16 heading into the 4th quarter. The Hawks withstood the Panthers pressure defense in the 4th quarter to hold on for their tenth victory of the season. The Hawks finished the season with a 10-5 record.

    Scoring: Warner Bryan 14, Dailliss Cox 9, Kendrik Weathers 8, Bryson Cobb 5, Noah Davis 5 and Johnny Key 4.

  • Sports shorts - February 22, 2017

    LaRue Co. youth baseball/softball signups

    LaRue County youth baseball and softball signups can still be made online at www.laruecountyyouthbaseball.siplay.com. In-person signups are this weekend at the LaRue County Park and recreation Center from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, February 24; 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, February 25 and 1 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, February 26.

    Golf Scramble

    The LaRue County Chamber of Commerce will host their annual golf scramble on April 20, 2017. For more information, please contact the Chamber office at 270-358-3411.

  • LaRue/Nelson County 6th grade...

    Tournament time began this past Saturday for the three 6th grade basketball teams participating in the Nelson County League.

    Team #1 was victorious in their first round tournament play defeating Bardstown #3 by a score of 27-19. Tate Wootton had 10 points, Grayson White had 5 points, Curtis Ford, Cameron Williams, and Scott Bryant had 4 each.

  • LCMS Volleyball continues to...

    The LCMS Girls’ Volleyball team had a busy week last week as they hosted one game and were on the road for two more.

    Last Monday, February 13, the Lady Hawks hosted T.K. Stone and the 7th grade Hawks began the night by winning their match in three sets by the scores of 20-22, 21-12, and 21-7. The 8th grade Lady Hawks played in the second game of the evening and they won their match in two sets by the scores of 21-16 and 23-21.