Today's Sports

  • Hooper hired as LCHS track head...

    LaRue County Athletics Director David Dawson recently announced the hiring of Jobie Hooper as the LCHS head boys track coach.

    Hooper is a 1984 graduate of Del City High School in Del City, Oklahoma where he played football, wrestling, baseball and track. He played football and track at Bethany College in Linsborg, Kansas from 1984-1989.

  • Mat Hawks compete at Takes Creek

    The LaRue County Wrestling team competed at the Tates Creek Invitational on Saturday, January 2. The team placed seventh place out of twenty teams. Four out of the nine Hawks wrestlers placed in the top four in their weight classes.

    Head Coach Eric Burrell said he was happy with the way the Hawks wrestled, despite several key starters were still missing due to injury.

  • Refusing to give up

    Every year for the past 22 years, our society has been reminded of the famous ESPY speech by Coach Jim Valvano. The line that gets the most attention from that speech is “don’t give up, don’t every give up.” For sophomore Whitney Bauer, this is evident in everything she does, whether it be on the soccer field or on the cheer mat.

  • Local wrestler places in...
  • LCHS Mat Hawks qualify for state...

    Qualifying for the State Duals has been a rite of passage over the years at LaRue County and the LCHS Mat Hawks added another notch to that tradition last Saturday by winning the Section 6 Duals in the small-school division.

    LaRue County edged Louisville Doss, 33-31 to win its sectional and qualify for the Kentucky Wrestling Coaches’ Association State Duals for the third straight season.

  • Gifted and relentless

    To whom much is given, much is required. This quote from the Bible reminds me of certain athletes at LaRue County High School who have been blessed with a great deal of talent, whether it be on the playing field or in the classroom. Such is the case for Sophomore Mallory Williams who is a gifted athlete, but is relentless in her efforts to be better than the day before.

    Williams discovered her love for basketball on the playground during recess.

  • LCHS basketball JV and freshman...

    Boys JV

    The LCHS Hawks JV team had no games this past week. They are 1-2 on the season. Their next game is away at 6 p.m. on Saturday, January 9 at Thomas Nelson. .


    Boys Freshman

    The LCHS freshman Hawks had no games this past week and they are 2-1 on the season. Their next game is at home on Monday, January 14 at 7 p.m. against Hart County.


    Girls freshman

  • Sports Shorts - January 6, 2015

    Little cheer camp

  • Hawks finish 2-1 in tourney

    The LCHS Lady Hawks basketball team had a good performance in the Food Pantry Holiday Classic in Campbellsville on December 19-21 as they went 2-1 in the tournament.

    The Lady Hawks finished the tournament last Monday with an impressive 63-49 win against Washington County.

  • Hawks finish strong in tourney

    The LCHS Hawks varsity basketball team went 2-1 in the North American Stainless Tournament in Carrolton on December 21-23.

    The Hawks kicked off the tournament last Monday with a hard fought 62-57 win over the Sayre Spartans.

    The score was close in the first half as both teams were tied 11-11 at the end of the first quarter and the Spartans led 28-27 at halftime. The Hawks took the lead after halftime, leading 44-35 at the end of the third quarter. The Hawks would hold off a Spartan run in the fourth quarter with a final score of 63-57.