Today's Sports

  • BASKETBALL: Hawks fall to DeSales

     The LaRue County Hawks fell 60-44 in the opening game of the six-team Henry County Holiday Classic.

    The Louisville DeSales Colts bolted out to a 10-point lead less than 8 minutes into the Dec. 26 game. The Hawks scored 17 points to DeSales’ 10 in the fourth quarter, but it wasn’t enough to offset the deficit.

    Senior forward Tyler Howell paced LaRue County with 12 points, seven rebounds, two steals and two blocks. Junior forward Caleb Sheffer added eight points and four rebounds.

  • BASKETBALL: Lady Hawks sink...

    Once the Brown-Brewer Express got rolling Friday night, the Caverna Lady Colonels couldn’t keep up.

  • BASKETBALL: Hawks overcome 11...

     With his LaRue County Hawks trailing by 11 at 18th District rival Caverna on Friday night, Coach Paul Childress wasn’t sure how they would respond.

  • BASKETBALL: 5th grade Lady...

    The LaRue County 5th grade Lady Hawks won the Nelson County “A” bracket tournament championship. Front from left, head coach Jody Thurman, assistant coach B.J. Eads, Kelsey Hornback; back, Kayla Highbaugh, Alexandra English, Maleah English, Emmalee Moore, Katelyn Eads, Isabella Thurman and Zoe VanRiper.

  • BASKETBALL: LaRue County Middle...
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  • BASKETBALL: Hawks defeat...

    The LaRue County Hawks defeated Cumberland County Dec. 21 in the McDonald’s Holiday Classic at Adair County.

    The Hawks built a double-digit lead early in the second quarter and coasted to a lopsided 77-47 victory.

    Hawks head coach Paul Childress was especially pleased with his offense, which produced 21 assists on 32 baskets. Thomas Harmon dished out five assists, while Micah Wiseman had four. Kody Key-Close and Caleb Sheffer each had three.

  • BASKETBALL: Hawks fall to...

    The LaRue County Hawks lost 60-46 Dec. 17 to the homestanding Edmonson County Wildcats.

    The Wildcats overcame four 3-pointers by freshman guard Cameron Dawson to hold off the Hawks.

    Senior forward Kody Key-Close paced LaRue County with 17 points and two assists, while Dawson –who hit 4-of-10 from the arc –chipped in with 12 points.

    Junior forward Caleb Sheffer and junior guard Micah Wiseman each scored five. Thomas Harman added four points; Michael Neal scored two; Tyler Howell scored one.

  • Lady Hawks beat North Hardin

     Having watched her team blow one big lead, the well-rested Alexis Brewer wasn’t about to let the LaRue County Lady Hawks waste another lead Tuesday night.

    Sitting much of the game because of foul trouble, the junior guard scored the Lady Hawks’ final seven points as they held on for a 70-64 win over the North Hardin Lady Trojans at Ron Bevars Gymnasium.

    Brewer picked up her fourth foul with more than 11 minutes left in the game, causing her to miss the end of the third quarter and the first 3 minutes of the fourth quarter.