Today's Sports

  • Brown returns to action

    The Lady Hawks varsity basketball team lost three straight games this past week to Grant County, North Hardin and Central Hardin in the LaRue County Lady Hawks Holiday Classic.

    The bright spot for the Lady Hawks was the return of senior Presley Brown who hadn’t played all season due to sickness.

    The Lady Hawks started their tournament off with a 40-29 loss to the Grant County Lady Braves on Thursday, December 21.

  • Lady Hawks win two straight

    The LCHS Lady Hawks varsity basketball team desperately needed a win and they picked up two of them this past week.

    In a nailbiter game won on a last second shot, theHawks defeated the Caverna Lady Colonels 67-66 on Friday, December 15.

    The score was close throughout the game as the Lady Hawks led 24-23 in the first quarter and extended their lead to 33-29 at the half.

  • Hawks remain perfect

    The LCHS Hawks varsity basketball team remains undefeated on the season with two solid wins against the Edmonson County Wildcats and the Caverna Colonels this past week.

    The Hawks beat the Wildcats 68-41 on Tuesday, December 12.

    The Hawks got off to a slow start in the game, but got a spark from Kendrik Weathers who came off the bench and hit back to back three pointers. The spark helped the Hawks pick up the pace as they jumped out to a 20-8 lead at the end of the first quarter.

  • Hawks freshman results

    The Hawks freshman basketball team are now 4-2 on the season with a loss to Nelson County and a win against John Hardin.

    The Hawks had a disappointing 49-47 loss to North Hardin on Monday, December 11.

    The Hawks jumped out to a 15-10 lead at the end of the first quarter and held a 24-21 halftime lead. But Nelson County outscored the Hawks 28-23 in the second half to defeat the Hawks.

    Scoring: Daniel Snodgrass 13, Brooks Brackett 9, Evan Morris 9, Connor Baker 8, Kaleb Graham 4, Preston Self 4

  • Hawks JV results

    The Hawks junior variety team is now 3-1 on the season after beating Edmonson County 48-44 on Tuesday, December 12.

    The Hawks led most of the first half but ended up trailing at the half by a score of 27-26. The Hawks came out in the second half and outscored the Wildcats 15-8 in the 3rd quarter to take a 6 point lead into the 4th quarter. The Hawks got the lead up to 10 points in the 4th quarter before the Wildcats hit a couple of late 3 pointers to cut the lead to the final margin of four points.

  • Lady Hawks JV results

    The Lady Hawks junior varsity team is now 0-4 on the season after losing a low scoring 29-27 game to North Hardin on Tuesday, December 12.

    The Lady Hawks struggled from the start as they trailed 8-2 at the end of the first quarter and 12-6 at halftime. The Lady Hawks could never get over the hump as they trailed 20-14 at the end of the third quarter and their comeback fell short as they lost by 2.

    Scoring: Elena Espinosa 9, Kelsey Hornback 8, Paige Evans and Lauren Pollard 4 each and Bella Thurman 2.

  • Sports shorts

    Pickleball LaRue County

    A Pickleball for beginners class will be held at the Board of Education office on College Street in Hodgenville on Sundays at 5 p.m. There are also regular sessions on Monday and Thursday at 5 p.m. All equipment is provided.

    Pickleball Nelson County

    Pickelball is being played in Bardstown on Tuesday and Thursday from 9 to 11 a.m. at the COBEC building on East Muir and First Streets. Enter through the rear of the building and follow signs to the gym.

    Park and Recreation Board

  • Mat Hawks continue to shine

    The LCHS Mat Hawks wrestling team is continuing to dominate their competition as they beat Louisville Central and placed fifth out of 24 teams in a tournament.

    The Mat Hawks beat Louisville Central 56-20 on Wednesday, December 13.

    Individual results:

    145 Noah Davis (LaRue County) over Izhea Barnes (Central).

    152 Dalton Bell (LaRue County) over Quentin Roland (Central).

    160 Ethan Johnson (LaRue County) over Thomas Cheatham (Central).

    170 Thomas Boone (LaRue County) over Brandon Jones-Dishman (Central).

  • LCMS Boys’ Basketball play three...

    The LCMS Boy’s Middle School basketball Hawks hit the road with three away games this past week starting on Monday, December 18 at East Hardin Middle School.

  • Twin power

    Motivational speaker Les Brown says, “If you do what is easy, your life will be hard. If you do what is hard, your life will be easy.” It sometimes takes years for us to figure this out, but not for fraternal twins Ethan and Isaac Johnson.