Today's Sports

  • Soccer teams had a great season...

    October usually comes with damp and cold weather. As we well remember, this year temperatures were still in the 90s. October also comes with the end of the regular season and district tournament.

    Oct. 1

  • Football: Hawks defeat Bullitt...

    The LaRue County High School Hawks defeated Bullitt East 30-14 Friday, Oct. 22.

    See Wednesday's print edition for full story.


  • KHSAA plans to redraw district...

    The Kentucky High School Athletics Association has issued a draft plan to redraw district alignments in football for the 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 seasons.

    In a letter to superintendents, athletic directors and coaches, KHSAA Commissioner Julian Tackett said school enrollment data for the 2008-09 and 2009-10 years was averaged to place schools in the six classes.

    The new alignment would put 31 schools in Class 6A (the largest); 51 in Class 5A; 38 in Class 4A; 41 in Class 3A; 40 in Class 2A; and 33 in Class 1A.

  • LCMS Basketball

    Eighth grade

    Aug. 24

    LaRue 37, Taylor 21

    Kaylee Bush, 10; Cayleigh Allen, 5; Alexis Brewer, 22

    Sept. 2

    LaRue 14, Russell 28

    Allen, 4; Brewer, 10

    Sept. 7

    LaRue 28, Adair 44

    Bush, 6; Hunter Holt, 2; Allen, 2; Brewer, 16; Taylor Burd, 2

    Sept. 9

    LaRue 26, Hart 11

    Bush, 1; Allen, 4; Brewer, 20; Burd, 1

    Sept. 11

    LaRue 29, Saint Charles 15

    Bush, 5; Sara Devers, 2; Delaney Eastridge, 2; Allen, 6; Brewer, 10; Burd, 4

    Sept. 13

    LaRue 27, Casey 45

  • Soccer: LaRue falls in district...

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    Tournament host Bardstown Bethlehem scored on a penalty kick 15 minutes in, and the rout was on.

    Bethlehem scored four more goals en route to a 5-0 win over LaRue County in the 9th District Tournament semifinals at Lally Field in Bardstown.

  • Lady Hawks' soccer season...

    The LaRue County Lady Hawks’ fourth season of varsity soccer came to a close Sunday with a 5-0 loss to the Bardstown Bethlehem Banshees in the 9th District Tournament quarterfinals at Bullitt East.

    Bethlehem (12-7-2) led 1-0 with less than a minute to play in the first half before tacking on a goal shortly before halftime and three more in the second half.

    Bethlehem outshot the Lady Hawks, 16-2 as LaRue County sophomore goalkeeper Kasey Wells made nine saves.

  • Lady Hawks begin region play...

    Here are the pairings for the 5th Region volleyball tournament, which starts Monday at LaRue County.

    The host Hawks (26-10) open the tournament at 6 p.m. Monday against Marion County (28-8), followed by Nelson County (23-7) v. Elizabethtown (29-10) at 7:30 p.m.

  • Bluegrass Speedway Final Points

    44 Auto Mart Super Late Models

    1. Tim Tungate - 202

    2. Jeff Watson - 171

    3. Dustin Neat - 154

    4. Lee Devasier - 141

    5. Aaron Hatton - 123

    6. Justin Rattliff - 114

    7. Jarryd Holshouser - 103

    8. Johnny Wheeler - 95

    9. Tim Rivers - 83

    10. Mike Jewell - 82


    UMP Open Wheel Modifieds

    1. Jason Wheatley - 226

    2. Benji Lee - 192

    3. Brad Schlosser - 114

    4. Michael England - 109

    5. Adam Cole - 109

    6. Gary Parks - 105

  • Meredith plays in State Golf...

    LaRue County junior Kyle Meredith has qualified for the Leachman/KHSAA Boys’ State Golf Tournament.

    Meredith carded a 75 at the boys’ 5th Region Tournament last week at the Lincoln Trail Country Club.

    “I didn’t think I had a chance,” Meredith said. “I’m just amazed. I just want to go and do my best (at State) and represent LaRue County.”

    The state tournament will be held Friday and Saturday at Bowling Green Country Club. The top two teams and top three individuals not on the top two teams made the state tournament.

  • Lady Hawks tie last season&...

    The LaRue County Lady Hawks volleyball team tied a school record with its win Sept. 30 over Campbellsville. The ladies have won 25 games this season, tying the record they set last year.

    The homestanding Lady Eagles (2-13) were trounced 25-12 and 25-16.

    For LaRue County, Brea Huhn had 10 kills; Lauren Patterson had four kills; Molly Kennedy had 13 assists and five kills; Haley Holt had two kills and three blocks; and Cassady Crim had two digs.

    Coach Ben Schell was excited about the win against the Lady Eagles.