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Today's Sports

  • E'town Open crowns champions

    Landmark News Service

  • Soccer Boosters plan fundraisers

    The LaRue County Soccer Boosters will have several fundraisers scheduled for Saturday, July 11. The events are a yard sale at Ruthie’s Lincoln Freeze 8 a.m.-2 p.m.; bake sale at Geneva’s Florist 9 a.m.-noon; and car wash at Save-A-Lot 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

    For more information, contact Rhonda Metcalf at 325-3676.

  • Sarah Baker becomes first...

    Landmark News Service

    Hodgenville’s Sarah Baker was the only champion crowned Saturday in the 16th annual State Farm E'town Open.

    She won the three-person round-robin women’s B singles division by beating Elizabethtown’s Sheila Casteel in the first round, 7-5, 6-4, before downing Liberty’s Marvetta Overstreet in the second, 6-3, 7-5.

  • LaRue forces final game today...

    Landmark News Service

  • High school dead period lasts...

    Kentucky high school athletes and sports teams are observing a two-week “dead period”  through July 9.

    The period is mandated by the Kentucky High School Athletic Association to be a time for athletes to take a short break from the demands of competitive scholastic sports.

    During the summer dead period, athletes are not allowed to “receive coaching or training from school personnel (either salaried or non-salaried)” according to KHSAA by-law 26, section 2.

  • Youth Softball plans trophy...

    LaRue County Youth Softball is having a trophy presentation ceremony at 5 p.m.Saturday at the LaRue County Parks and Recreation ballpark. All players and families are invited.

    For more information, call Regina Devers at 270-234-6217.

  • Bluegrass Speedway Top 10

    Open Wheel Modifieds

    1. Benji Lee (Raywick)- 166

    2. Michael England (Glasgow)- 141

    3. Dion Benningfield (Lebanon)- 136   

    4. Rocky Wilson (Hodgenville)- 99      

    5. Joe Mattingly (New Hope)- 82    

    6, Johnny Lee (Raywick)- 81

    7. Josh Lucas (Bardstown)- 77   

    8. Jason Wheatley (Loretto)- 75; Adam Cole (Campbellsville)- 75

    10. Sam Huffer (Elizabethtown)- 71

     

    WBRT 1320-AM Sportsman

  • LaRue will host all-star action

    Landmark News Service

    The Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth District 10 All-Star tournaments are under way and the events for 8- and 9-year-olds are being played in LaRue County.

    The 8-year-old tournament has five teams entered. Meade County White will play Breckinridge County at 6:30 p.m. Thursday with the winner advancing to meet Elizabethtown, which received a bye, at 8:30 p.m. Friday. In the top of the bracket, Meade County Green plays LaRue County at 8:30 p.m. Thursday. The tournament wraps up Sunday.

  • LaRue will host all-star action

    Landmark News Service

    The Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth District 10 All-Star tournaments are under way and the events for 8- and 9-year-olds are being played in LaRue County.

    The 8-year-old tournament has five teams entered. Meade County White will play Breckinridge County at 6:30 p.m. Thursday with the winner advancing to meet Elizabethtown, which received a bye, at 8:30 p.m. Friday. In the top of the bracket, Meade County Green plays LaRue County at 8:30 p.m. Thursday. The tournament wraps up Sunday.

  • McKamey wins tennis tourney again

    Ten-year-old Michelle McKamey was a double winner at last week’s Joe Creason Kentucky State Qualifying Tennis Tournament in Louisville.

    She won the singles championship defeating Kailey King of Louisville 6-1, 6-1. Then, along with her partner Kailey King, she won the doubles title 7-6,6-3.

    McKamey was a repeat winner  as she won these same two titles last year as a 9-year-old.

    By winning, Michelle earned an invitation to the USTA Southern Tournament in Lexington, S.C., in mid-June.