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Today's Sports

  • Elementary wrestlers compete at...

    LaRue County Elementary School wrestlers competed Jan. 16 at the Cobra Wrestling Tournament at Nelson County High School. No team score was kept.

    Individual scores are:

    First – Lucas Barnes, Clay Perry, Dalton Bell, Cameron Lasley, Hayden Polston, Thomas Hoppes

    Second – Preston Carter, Tristin Brown, Levi Gooden, Dylan Dycus

    Third - Braden Sferro, Cash Cruse, Mason Polston

    Fourth - Caleb Hack, Jameson LaRue, Dawson Bingham

  • KHSAA Board of Control seeks...

    The Kentucky Department of Education is seeking an individual to serve on the Kentucky High School Athletics Association Board of Control to fill a vacant position. 

    The KHSAA is the Kentucky Board of Education’s designee to manage statewide interscholastic athletic programs. The Board of Control supervises KHSAA, establishes staff salaries, sets goals for the association and has the authority to set rules and review proposed changes to the KHSAA constitution and bylaws.

  • WRESTLING: Mat Hawks dominant in...

    Heading into the weekend's regional duals at John Hardin High School, the LaRue County Mat Hawks were 3-0 against regional opponents and long-time head coach Gary Canter wanted his team to send a message to the rest of the region.

    The message was clear. The Mat Hawks ran their regional record to 7-0 dominating every team they have faced to date.

    “A team can set a tone at one at these regional duals that will resonate into the regional tournament,” said Canter.

  • BASKETBALL: Lady Hawks overcome...

    By KENDRICK BRYAN

    For the fourth time this season, the LaRue County Lady Hawks found a way to win at home.

    The Lady Hawks overcame early difficulties to notch a 47-40 victory over the visiting Green County Lady Dragons on Friday night.

    The win marked the first time the Lady Hawks (12-2 overall, 2-1 in district) have defeated the Lady Dragons (2-12, 1-4) in Hodgenville since the 2005-06 season. The victory also helps the program remain in contention for the No. 1 seed in the 18th District.

  • BASKETBALL: Hawks defeat Green,...

    The LaRue County Hawks Basketball Team defeated two Fifth Region rivals last week, beating Campbellsville High School 63-58 and Green County High School 59-44.

    The Hawks improved their record to 9-3 with a 63-58 victory over rival Campbellsville High School Jan. 4.

  • Bryan accepts position as sports...

    Kendrick Bryan has accepted a position as sports correspondent with The LaRue County Herald News.

    He will be covering the Lady Hawks basketball games for the rest of the season and writing sports features.

    He is a substitute teacher for LaRue County Schools and has served as assistant volleyball coach for the Lady Hawks.

    He graduated from Western Kentucky University in 2009 and is working on a degree in school counseling. He serves as executive vice president and student body vice president at WKU.

  • Lady Hawks defeat Edmonson

    LARUE COUNTY 58, EDMONSON COUNTY 41. Freshman guard Ivy Brown scored a team-high 24 points and had seven rebounds, four steals and three assists as the visiting Lady Hawks (11-2) rolled to their eighth straight win.

    Eighth-grade guard Alexis Brewer chipped in with 14 points, four rebounds and three assists, while senior guard Valerie Whitlock had 10 points, five rebounds, three steals and two assists.

    LaRue County led 25-23 at the half before outscoring Edmonson County, 21-6 in the third quarter.

  • BASKETBALL: Hawks win National...

    The LaRue County Hawks basketball team won their own National Guard Holiday Classic Dec. 28-30, defeating three very solid teams: Louisville Atherton, Bullitt Central and Barren County.

    Atherton annihilated

  • Mat Hawks win Georgia tournament

    The LaRue County High School Mat Hawks traveled to Atlanta, Ga. to compete in a 38-team tournament during Christmas break. When the dust settled, the Mat Hawks claimed a victory over some of the best teams in Georgia, winning the tournament with 241 points.

  • MAT HAWKS: Lafayette, Ga....

    FAYETTE COUNTY CHRISTMAS TOURNAMENT

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ga. — Results from Wednesday opening round of the 38-team Fayette County Christmas Tournament:

    1. LaRue County (130)

    103: Kyle Edlin                                        2-1