Today's Sports

  • U of L football team going back...

    Landmark News Service

    Coaches in many sports talk about going “back to basics” after rough or rebuilding seasons.

    The University of Louisville football team, however, is taking the phrase to its most literal sense as the Cardinals visit Fort Knox on Sunday for a day of leadership training.

  • LaRue starts volleyball season...

    Junior setter Molly Kennedy had 14 assists, three kills and two digs to lead the homestanding LaRue County Lady Hawks past 5th Region rival Taylor County, 25-22, 25-12 on Monday in both teams’ season openers. Junior outside hitter Brea Huhn added six kills, four aces and three digs, while senior outside hitter Melanie Huhn had five kills and three aces. Junior middle h

  • Bourbon City Speedway results


    First-#21 Hannah Kneisler

    Second-#M80 Matt Underwood



    First-#55 Zach Osborne

    Second-#43 Ethan Osborne

    Third-#11 Alora Schweitzer

    Fourth-#77 Cody Kneisler

    Fifth-#OO Christian Receiveur

    Sixth-#4 Dustin Decker



    First-#1 Justin Pendleton

    Second-2T Brian Pierce

    Third-#007 Rambo Harmon



    First-#31 Zach Lamb

    Second-#65 Troy Lamb


  • 9-year-old All-Stars win...

    LaRue County’s 9-year-old All-Stars won the Breckinridge County tournament over the weekend.

    LaRue defeated Hancock 9-6 and Breckinridge 14-9 before facing Breckinridge again for the championship.

    In the first game against Hancock, Ty Morris started on the mound for LaRue. He faced five batters, striking out two, allowing no hits and no runs.

  • Lady Hawks bank on experienced...

    As Coach Ben Schell was taking his Lady Hawk volleyball players through a vigorous practice last Thursday, it was obvious the coach and players were taking the upcoming season very seriously. 

  • KHSAA alters soccer scheduling...

    The Kentucky High School Athletic Association revised the number of regular season soccer contests and changed the way it counts.

    Beginning with this school year, the limitation for soccer states that the season shall consist of a maximum of 21 total games before the start of district tournament play. This total includes game-for-game counts of any regular season tournaments.

    The previous regulations limited the season to 17 games but tournaments counted as exceptions.

  • Mets are Minor League champs

    The Mets are the LaRue County Minor League Tournament Champions.

    Players include Ethan Blunk, Bryson Cobb, Dalton Skaggs, Dalton Fay, Kendrick Weathers.  Back, coach Chad Skaggs, Hunter Phillips, Briar Holt, Jared McDonald, Justin Hornback, Daniel Beams and coach Tino Cobb.

  • Final youth soccer registration...

    The final scheduled opportunity to register for the LaRue County Youth Soccer League is 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, at Hodgenville Elementary School.

    Registration is $55 including uniform or $35 if uniform is not needed. A discount of $5 applies for each additional child. There will be a $10 late fee for any signups after the Aug. 8 registration date.

    Call Bill Hawkins at 358-2213 or B.J. Eads at 325-4430 for more information.

  • Sports safety course available...

    The number of coaches who have completed the state-mandated KHSAA/KMA Sports Safety Course continues to increase at a rapid rate.

    Currently, 2,619 coaches from 262 different KHSAA member schools have already completed the course and more than 1,200 others have signed up to take it. More than 1,400 coaches have completed the online course.

  • Hodgenville girl on championship...

    Erin Boley of Hodgenville is a member of the Louisville Lady Sluggers, a 12U fast-pitch softball travel team went undefeated as it won three Kentucky State Tournaments this season.

    On June 27-28 in Fort Knox, the team won the U.S. Specialty Sports Association Kentucky State Tournament. On July 3-5, in Lexington, they won the National Softball Association Kentucky State Tournament. On July 10-12, they won the Amateur Softball Association State Tournament in Bowling Green.