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Today's Sports

  • BASKETBALL: McKee, Cann to lead...

    Anderson County High School basketball players Makenzie Cann and Eriel McKee are set to suit up for the Kentucky Junior All-Stars as they take on their Indiana counterparts in a two-game series this weekend.

    Both McKee and Cann are expected to be contenders for the state's Miss Basketball award in 2014.

    The junior all-star weekend has been added to the Kentucky-Indiana All-Star Classic, which has pitted the best graduating seniors from the states in a summer border war every year since 1940.

  • SOFTBALL: Two named all-tourney...

    Lady Bearcats named all region

    Two Anderson County High School softball players were named to the Eighth Region's All-Tournament team last week. Junior outfielder Molly Burkhead and sophomore shortstop Corrin Robinson were selected to the all-tournament team, which was announced after the championship game Wednesday night.

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  • SOFTBALL: Oldham County veterans...

    Thirty minutes after it was all over, faint smiles tried to break through the tears.

    The hugs lasted longer than they normally do. Words were not necessary.

    The tears, some still lingering despite the smiles, spoke all that needed to be said.

    Anderson County's softball season had come to an end. Oldham County, the defending champion and Kentucky's seventh-ranked team, had killed the dream with a 4-2 win in the Eighth Region semifinal on the Lady Bearcats' home field

  • Bearcat record belies progress...

    Working this craft as long as I have – 28 years – teaches some truths that will never be part of the class syllabus in Journalism 101.

    For that matter, you won't even find it in graduate level courses. Unless, of course, the major is life lessons.

  • Savoie signs with Georgetown

    Anderson County High School senior Shelbi Savoie signed to play college volleyball with Georgetown College last Tuesday. Savoie became a very strong player at the net during her career as a Lady Bearcat. In her 4-year career, Anderson advanced to the Eighth Region Tournament semifinals twice, including her senior season.

  • TRACK AND FIELD: Sims excels at...

    Anderson County Middle School student Alorra Sims had a huge day at the state middle school track meet, held Saturday at the University of Louisville.

    An eighth grader, Sims scored 21 of Anderson County's 25 points to put the Lady Mustangs among the state's best with an eighth-place team finish.

    Sims won the triple jump competition with an effort of 33-feet-10.5-inches. She also placed second in the long jump with a leap of 15-11.50. Sims also placed sixth in the 100-meter hurdles with time of 17.50.

  • Sports briefs for May 29, 2013

    Lady Bearcats, Bearcats named All-District

    Six Anderson County High School athletes were named to the All-30th District Tournament teams last week.

    Softball players Bailey Curry, Kaci Currens, Corrin Robinson and Mia Aldridge were selected to the All-District softball team last Thursday.

    Baseball players Brandon Eliadis, and Shae Sparrow, who had two hits against Collins, were named to the All-District team by the district's coaches.

     

    Football golf scramble rescheduled

  • It's catfish time in the...

    By Art Lander, Jr.

    Ky. Dept. of Fish & Wildlife Resources

    When water temperatures warm into the 70s, it's catfish time across Kentucky.