Today's Sports

  • Plowing over the competition

    he LaRue County Lady Hawks are off to their best start since the 2003 season with a 9-0 record after wins against Fort Knox, South Oldham and Adair County.

    The Lady Hawks continued their winning ways as they overpowered Fort Knox on Tuesday, March 21 by a score of 18-3.

  • Hawks drop three games

    After starting the season with a 3-0 start, the LaRue County Hawks varsity baseball team went 1-3 this past week.

    The Hawks stopped the bleeding of their losing streak with a 7-2 win against Dupont Manual on Saturday, March 25.

    Cameron Dawson got the Hawks on the board first with a two run home run in the third inning with a 2-0 lead and they got three more runs in the fourth with a bunt single by Noah Davis. Davis then went on to hit his first career home run to score two runs in the fifth inning to lead the Hawks to the five run victory.

  • Freshman baseball beat Bruins 12...

    The LaRue County Hawks freshman baseball team officially began their season last Tuesday, March 21 as they traveled to Central Hardin High School to take on the Freshman Bruins.

    Strong pitching propelled the Freshman Hawks to a 12-2 victory over the Bruins thanks in part to pitchers Tripp Chapman, Wyatt Pearman, and Evan Morris.

  • Metcalf signs with Lindsey Wilson
  • Sports shorts - March 29, 2017

    5K supports Relay for Life

    A community family event including a 5 K run/walk will be held at 9 a.m., Saturday, April 8 at First Baptist Hodgenville located at 730 Tonieville Road in Hodgenville. The entry fee is $25 and supports Relay for Life. For more information contact the church at 270-358-3193.

    LaRue Co. youth baseball/softball signups

    LaRue County youth baseball and softball signups can be made online at www.laruecountyyouthbaseball.siplay.com.

    Golf Scramble

  • Hawks Tennis - March 29, 2017

    LaRue At Elizabethtown March 21

    Girls: Elizabethtown 2, LaRue 3

    Guys: Elizabethtown 0, LaRue 5

    LaRue At Home March 23

    Girls: LaRue 5, Taylor 0

    Guys: LaRue 0, Taylor 4

    LaRue at Fort Knox March 24

    Girls: Fort Knox 0, LaRue 5

    Guys: Fort Knox 0, LaRue 5


    LaRue County played at Bardstown on March 27, Campbellsville on March 28 and John Hardin on March 30. The results will be published in the April 5 edition of The LaRue County Herald News.

  • LCHS track results - Central...


    Girls 300 Meter Dash High School

    Halprin, Taylor 9 1:03.22

    McKenzie, Madi 56.07

    Girls 100 Meter Hurdles High School

    Lafollette, Katelyn 11 23.00

    Wyatt, Aaleiyah 9 21.23 5

    Lewis, Kailynd 7 21.55 4

    Sandidge, Chloe 10 24.96

    Girls 200 Meter Hurdles High School

    Lafollette, Katelyn 11 39.88

    Lewis, Kailynd 7 39.80 2

    Girls 4x250 Meter Relay Swedish Rela High School

    LaRue County ‘A’ 2:47.85 8

  • LCMS Girls’ 7th grade volleyball...

    The 7th grade Lady Hawks fell in the first round of their post-season tourney to a very solid T.K. Stone team last Thursday, March 23 at T.K. Stone Middle School.

    The Lady Hawks didn’t go away quietly as it took T.K. Stone three sets to win the match by the scores of(21-14, 17-21 and 21-9. Despite the loss, Head Coach Kendrick Bryan said he isproud of the play of Macie Sandidge, Ryan Brooke Puckett, Lydia Goode, and M. Phillips.

  • Chamber swings into Spring with...

    The LaRue County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting their 23rd Annual Golf Scramble on Friday, April 21, 2017. As the Chamber’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.

    • Form a team of 4 golfers to compete in the scramble

    • Promote your business as a hole sponsor

    • Contribute a door prize for the event.

    • Or, DO ALL THREE!!!

  • Baseball and softball update -...

    For youth baseball and softball enthusiasts, it’s one of the greatest times of the year. Although the youth baseball and softball games are still a couple of weeks away, teams have already been drafted and practice has either started for some teams or will soon.

    According to Maureen Denham, secretary and treasurer of the youth baseball board, the LaRue County Youth Baseball League has a total of 218 youth baseball participants for this upcoming season and 104 participants in youth softball.