Today's Sports

  • Rodeo team debuts at UK

    There’s a new team on the roster for the University of Kentucky, one with barrels, bulls, roping, wrestling and a whole lot of enthusiasm by a group of students who have worked hard to put their dreams into reality.

  • Schell steps down as volleyball...

    Before this season, Ben Schell hadn’t made up his mind what his future plans would be.

  • SPORTS SHORTS - Nov. 20, 2013

    Wrestling begins
    The Mat Hawks will host Taylor County 6 p.m. Nov. 26.

    Cheer dates
    The LaRue County Cheerleaders will compete at Region on Dec. 7; State competition is Dec. 14.

    Basketball: Corky Cox Classic
    LaRue County High School will host the Corky Cox Classic. The Lady Hawks play Anderson County 2 p.m. Dec. 7. The Hawks play Nicolas County 7 p.m. Dec. 7.

    LaRue County Park and Recreation Board

  • Local runners take on the...

    For those who think a 26-mile marathon is challenging, imagine what lay ahead for the 318 people who ran the 200-mile Bourbon Chase through Kentucky’s heartland this fall.
    Five of the participants were LaRue Countians, running as members of the 14-man Sodico team that included 12 runners and two drivers.

  • Blue & White Night is Friday

    The Hawks and Lady Hawks will kick off the upcoming basketball season with their annual Blue & White Night Friday, Nov. 22 at LaRue County High School gym.
    A chili supper will be held 5-6:30 p.m. in the high school cafeteria followed by the Blue & White activities in the gym starting at 6:45 p.m.
    The meal is $5 and includes chili, sandwich, dessert and drink.
    There is no admission charge for the Blue & White activities. There will be a 3-point shoot out, half court shot contest and players scrimmaging.

  • PHOTO: Wrestling coaches

    LaRue County High School wrestling coaches are front, head coach Eric Burrell; back, assistant coaches Jack LaRue and Brad Walters. Not pictured, assistant coach Elijah Zwiep.


     LCMS Wrestling

    Results from Saturday's North Hardin Trojan Invitational.

    The Middle School Wrestling Hawks finished 12th overall out of 24 teams.

    Individual Results:

    Dalton Bell – second, 105 pounds

    Curtis Landrum – fourth, 190 pounds

    Thomas Hoppes – fifth, 75 pounds

    Griffin Dulak – fifth, 152 pounds


    Also competing were:

    Tharon Blair - 70 pounds

    Bryson Puyear - 80 pounds

    Thomas Boone - 92 pounds


    The Mat Hawks are front from left, Noah Davis, Dalton Bell, Griffin Dulak, Raymundo Perez, Kyle Edlin, Brent Dunn, Marquis Franklin, Dalton Fay, Stiles Metcalf; middle, Cody Strausser, Matt Steven, Damarcus McCray, Ed Hernandez, Levi Goodin, Dawson Bingham, Alex Brooks, Santiago Aguilar, Charlie Roarx; back, Mat Senesi, Zac Hornung, Jose Cabrera, Luis Hernandez, Michael Hill, Caleb Kirkpatrick, assistant coach Brad Walters, assistant coach Jack LaRue, and head coach Eric Burrell.


  • PHOTO: Senior Lady Hawks