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Today's Sports

  • Sports Shorts updated 4-3-12

    National Champion tumbler
    The LaRue County High School Tennis Boosters are taking orders for the UK National Champion 24 ounce tumbler. They are $20 each, payable to LCHS Tennis Boosters. The order deadline is April 6. To order, email sam.sanders@larue.kyschools.us.

    Benefit bike ride at Chaney’s Dairy Barn, Bowling Green

  • Larosa Loop walk raises funds...

    Frazier Rehab Institute, part of KentuckyOne Health, wants you to run, walk, roll or cycle The Larosa Loop, an annual non-competitive event at Waterfront Park, 8 a.m. May 19.  The event raises funds for the Frazier Rehab Institute and supports pediatric care for children coping with disabling illnesses and injuries.  
    Funds from this year’s event will help purchase a high-tech bike that allows pediatric patients to cycle with assistance from electrical stimulation to leg muscles.

  • Middle school wrestler named All...

    LaRue County Middle School eighth grader Dylan West won all seven wrestling matches and was named All-American at the National Middle School Duals Wrestling Tournament at Danville, Illinois, the final week of March.
    Wrestling for Team Kentucky in the 132-pound class, the 14-year-old son of Mark and Tina West of Hodgenville beat Indiana and Illinois state champions on points and pinned New Mexico’s state title-holder in the tournament made up of state champions, runners-up and third place finishers in their state tournaments.  

  • Track and Field: Central Hardin...

     Girls 100 Meter Hurdles
    2. Alisha Durbin
     
    Girls 100 Meter Dash
    10. Shaila Winston
    22. Logan Grant
     
    Boys 100 Meter Dash
    15. Cody Thompson
    16. Rob Benjamin
     
    Boys 110 Meter Hurdles
    10. Blake Heibert
     
    Girls 1,600 Meter Run
    12. Amarah Reed
    14. Harley Keller
     
    Boys 1,600 Meter Run
    10. Adam Sandidge
     
    Girls 200 Meter Dash
    14.  Destiny Young
    20. Shaila Winston

  • PHOTO: Cody Thompson signs with...
  • Softball: Lady Hawks defeat E’...

    Brigitte Skaggs hit her spots Tuesday night at Elizabethtown. Courtney Johnson just hit the ball.
    Together, the LaRue County sophomores helped the surging Lady Hawks back to the .500 mark with a 5-2 win over the host Lady Panthers.
    LaRue County (5-5), which has won 4-of-5, matched its second-best start through 10 games in the last eight seasons. But that didn’t matter much last season as the Lady Hawks started off 3-7 before rallying to earn a berth in the 5th Region Tournament title game.

  • Baseball: Hawks’ hot bats...

    The LaRue County High School Hawks blanked Marion County 11-0 in five innings at home March 27.
    Head Coach Chris Price said the Hawks had “worked hard on hitting – and it really showed.”
    “We hit well, bunted well, ran the bases well, and Wesley (Kessinger) threw much better,” Price said. “Our defense let down some but we have been trying to correct our hitting so we have neglected the defense some. We will correct it. It was a good win for us.”

  • SOFTBALL: Lady Hawks show the...

     Brigitte Skaggs hit her spots Tuesday night at Elizabethtown. Courtney Johnson just hit the ball.

    Together, the LaRue County sophomores helped the surging Lady Hawks back to the .500 mark with a 5-2 win over the host Lady Panthers.

    LaRue County (5-5), which has won 4-of-5, matched its second-best start through 10 games in the last eight seasons. But that didn't matter much last season as the Lady Hawks started off 3-7 before rallying to earn a berth in the 5th Region Tournament title game.

  • Lady Hawks back on track after...

    LaRue County’s Lady Hawks had a rough week going scoreless against Louisville Holy Cross and Bullitt East and losing by one point to John Hardin.
    The Ladies fell 10-0 March 22 to Bullitt East.
    They lost 2-0 March 19 to Holy Cross.
    The host Lady Cougars scored their two runs in the first inning and held the Lady Hawks to three hits as they won their third straight.
    Senior Brittany Enlow went 2-for-3, while junior Kayla Skaggs was 1-for-3.
    Sophomore Brigitte Skaggs (0-1) took the loss.

  • Hawks shine with wins over E’...

    The LaRue County Hawks had a great opening week with two wins over opponents.
    The Hawks won their season opener 2-0 March 20 against Nelson County.
    Junior Cole Hughes struck out three and scattered three walks and two hits in five innings as the visiting Hawks held off the Cardinals.
    Head Coach Chris Price said he was pleased with the pitching and defense.