The Anderson County High School archery team captured its third consecutive KHSAA Region 5 championship Saturday at Grant County High School.
The Bearcats outlasted Western Hills 3,385 to 3,374. A perfect score is 3,600. Both teams advance to the state tournament to be held April 20 in Lexington.
Eighth-grader Henry Thompson successfully defended his individual regional title with a 298 out of 300 possible points. Teammate Isaiah Caldwell took second place with a 294.