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Today's Sports

  • PHOTO: Ready for play

    Nathan Bell marked off the playing field Thursday afternoon before a youth league baseball game. Bell umpires at the LaRue County Park and Recreation fields.

  • TENNIS: Seymour wins two matches...

    LaRue County’s Michelle Seymour competed Thursday in the State Tennis Tournament at Shillito Park in Lexington.

    A three-time State qualifier, Seymour, a senior, created a memorable final trip. This one will resonate with her the most, by far.

  • BASEBALL: Hawks defeat Panthers

     The LaRue County senior six cashed in with an early hitting spree and they helped the Hawks put an end to their three-game slide. 

    It was a fitting way to cap their final regular-season home game.

    Seniors Kyle Meredith, Slade Owens, Jesse Johnson and Steven Carpenter connected on four consecutive two-out first-inning hits which led to two runs and propelled the Hawks to a 4-1 victory over the Elizabethtown Panthers on May 15.

  • Campbellsville University tennis...

     A long season hit a new peak Friday as Campbellsville University men's tennis claimed its first-ever national championship in the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) Tournament at the Mobile Copeland-Cox Tennis Center. Campbellsville (19-6) went 5-0 on the week and won the championship with a 5-1 victory over Spring Arbor University, Michigan.

  • PHOTO: Lady Hawks Softball Team

     Members of the Lady Hawks Softball Team are front from left, Coach Katie Wheatley, Courtney Johnson, Kayla Skaggs, Brittany Enlow, Bethany Skaggs, Megan Smith, Kayla Nunn, Peyton Gardner, Brigitte Skaggs, Coach Jessie Shartzer; back,  Coach Kyle Baker, Jill Hughes, Delany Eastridge, Shakeya Washington, Trishtian Cruse, Sierra Mullins, Emillee Cundiff, Mallory Skaggs, Haleigh Gregory and Head Coach Aaron Howell.

  • Kelton Ford makes Kentucky...

     Kelton “Putt Putt” Ford, a junior point guard for the LaRue County Hawks was invited to try out for the Kentucky Junior All Star team.

    Tryouts were held May 6 at Georgetown College and included some of the top junior basketball players in the state.

    Ford was selected to play with the Kentucky Junior All-Stars who will scrimmage the Kentucky Senior All-Star team in Lexington on June 4 and the Indiana Junior All-Stars on June 15 in Indianapolis.

  • PHOTO: Fresh play

     Freshman Chandler Lynch delivered a pitch against Bardstown Bethlehem in recent play.

  • SPORTS SHORTS - May 16, 2012

    Soccer parents need to attend
    LaRue County High School girls’ soccer boosters will have a mandatory meeting 6:30 p.m. May 16 in the LCHS cafeteria for all parents of girls who want to play fall varsity or junior varsity soccer.  Elections for upcoming officers will take place. For more information, contact Jennifer Price at jennifer.price@larue.kyschools.us.

    State Track and Field
    KHSAA State Track and Field Championship is May 17-19 at Owsley Frazier Park at the University of Louisville.

  • BASEBALL: Hawks blank Hart, fall...

     The LaRue County High School Hawks overpowered Hart County 10-0 in five innings May 8.

  • Lady Hawks fall to Grayson, Meade

    Traditionally, LaRue County’s colors have always been white and blue. However, Monday night, May 8, pink became the color of choice for the Lady Hawks.
    It was “Pink Out” night at Cougar Field in conjunction with senior night.
    The opposing Grayson County Lady Cougars joined in on the festivities by wearing their own pink shirts. This game was scheduled to recognize and give support for those who are fighting and have fought the battle of breast cancer.
    There was much success with more than $600 raised to support the battle against cancer.