Today's Sports

  • Grace and Cheer

    Photographer Terry Sandidge captured Grace Armes in mid-tumble as she went through a routine with the LaRue County High School Cheerleaders. The squad was performing at the annual Blue & White Night – an introduction to the Hawk basketball season – Friday.

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    Cheer dates

  • Lady Hawks ready to rock 5th...

    With three top-notch players returning, including two probable Ms. Kentucky Basketball candidates, LaRue County High School’s girls basketball team has talent, size and depth heading into the 2013-14 season.

  • Rodeo team debuts at UK

    There’s a new team on the roster for the University of Kentucky, one with barrels, bulls, roping, wrestling and a whole lot of enthusiasm by a group of students who have worked hard to put their dreams into reality.

  • Schell steps down as volleyball...

    Before this season, Ben Schell hadn’t made up his mind what his future plans would be.

  • SPORTS SHORTS - Nov. 20, 2013

    Wrestling begins
    The Mat Hawks will host Taylor County 6 p.m. Nov. 26.

    Cheer dates
    The LaRue County Cheerleaders will compete at Region on Dec. 7; State competition is Dec. 14.

    Basketball: Corky Cox Classic
    LaRue County High School will host the Corky Cox Classic. The Lady Hawks play Anderson County 2 p.m. Dec. 7. The Hawks play Nicolas County 7 p.m. Dec. 7.

    LaRue County Park and Recreation Board

  • Local runners take on the...

    For those who think a 26-mile marathon is challenging, imagine what lay ahead for the 318 people who ran the 200-mile Bourbon Chase through Kentucky’s heartland this fall.
    Five of the participants were LaRue Countians, running as members of the 14-man Sodico team that included 12 runners and two drivers.

  • Blue & White Night is Friday

    The Hawks and Lady Hawks will kick off the upcoming basketball season with their annual Blue & White Night Friday, Nov. 22 at LaRue County High School gym.
    A chili supper will be held 5-6:30 p.m. in the high school cafeteria followed by the Blue & White activities in the gym starting at 6:45 p.m.
    The meal is $5 and includes chili, sandwich, dessert and drink.
    There is no admission charge for the Blue & White activities. There will be a 3-point shoot out, half court shot contest and players scrimmaging.

  • PHOTO: Wrestling coaches

    LaRue County High School wrestling coaches are front, head coach Eric Burrell; back, assistant coaches Jack LaRue and Brad Walters. Not pictured, assistant coach Elijah Zwiep.