Today's Sports

  • Pray ball!

    You may have noticed some goings-on at the softball field behind LaRue County High School. Five teams are competing in the new church softball league that’s started play at LaRue County Park and Recreation.

  • FOOTBALL: Hawks fall to Green

    The LaRue County Hawks fell 20-13 Friday to the Green County Dragons.

    Junior running back Marquis Franklin had a 1-yard scoring run and freshman tailback Bryson Cobb added an 8-yarder to stake the Hawks to a 13-0 halftime lead.

  • Cross Country’s Run for the Gold

    The LaRue County High School Cross Country team traveled to the E’town Sports Park Saturday night to participate in the third annual Run for the Gold. This is the second year the Hawks have participated in the event. This was also the first full meet (3.1 miles) of the season.

    Seventeen teams from across the state participated in the high school girls division (133 runners) while 16 teams (162 runners) participated in the high school boys division.

  • Golf team competes at PRP

    The LaRue County Golf team traveled to Rowletts Saturday to compete in the annual Caveland Golf Classic (eight teams) hosted by Hart County High School.

    Freshman Cameron Lasley scored 86 which was the low score for the Hawks. Sophomore Hunter McLaughlin checked in with a score of 87, while Taylor Eastridge (95) and Keaton Puckett (98) rounded out the scoring for the Hawks.

    Coach Justin Craft said this was a good tournament for his young golfers.

    “It’s an opportunity for our young golfers to compete against some like-competition.”

  • Lady Hawks beat John Hardin,...

    The Lady Hawks Volleyball team fell 3-1 to Washington County (13-25, 25-21, 15-25, 21-25) Tuesday.

    The Commanderettes were able to answer everything the Lady Hawks threw at them in front of a large crowd at LCHS gym.

    Head Coach Ben Schell “knew going into the match that Washington County had a solid team.” In fact the Commanderettes are currently 12-0 on the season.

  • Ladies dismantle Breckinridge,...

    LaRue 11, Breckinridge Co. 1

    The Lady Hawks (4-2) wrapped up their home and away series with a visit to Breckinridge County this past week and once again answered with a 11-1 victory. LaRue County has managed to score 22 goals against Breckinridge this season.

    Sophomore Gillian Nunn continued her torrid scoring pace adding four more goals. Senior Rachel Wolf, also providing solid scoring for the Lady Hawks, chipped in with three goals (hat trick).

  • Hawks can’t soar against Bears

    Coming off an emotional win the previous week, the Hawks knew they would have their hands full Friday night against a well-coached and an up-and-coming Spencer County Bears team.

    Spencer County Head Coach Mike Marksburry came to Hodgenville clearly upset about the special team’s performance against Shelby County who beat the Bears 39-38.

    “We allowed 24 points off our special teams last Friday night, but I was pleased with how our offense and defense responded,” said Coach Marksburry.

  • Soccer Hawks rocked by Waggener...

    On Thursday the Hawks (3-4) traveled to Louisville to battle a team they were not familiar with. For the first time in school history, LaRue County played Louisville Waggener.

    The Hawks struck early in the game with a goal by senior Miguel Martinez. Waggener answered with five goals of their own.

    Amidst the loss, Head Coach Derek Bell believes many positives were gleaned.

  • FOOTBALL: Hawks clawed by Bears

    The LaRue County Hawks lost Friday 49-14 to the Spencer County Bears.

    Senior Koy Lindsey scored for the Hawks in the first quarter. Junior running back Hunter Griffin added a touchdown in the third quarter.

    UP NEXT: LaRue County hosts Green County at 8 p.m. Friday.

  • PHOTO: A trip with the 'Cats