Today's Sports

  • BASKETBALL: Lady Bearcats get...

    Anderson County will put its No. 1 ranking on the line three times in the next week against some teams who have their sights set not only on knocking the Lady Bearcats off early in the basketball season, but on making statewide noise in March.

  • WRESTLING: Mat Cats finish third...

    Anderson County wrestling got off to a good start with a third place finish in the Bryan Station Duals, held Saturday in Lexington.

    The Bearcats won three matches, defeating the host school, Scott County and The All-Stars, a team of unattached wrestlers.

    The Bearcats dropped matches to perennial powers Campbell County, the meet runner-up, and Woodford County, which won the meet.

    Taylor Logsdon, wrestling at 145 pounds, finished the day undefeated in five matches while Cody Dillow, at 152, won four of five.

  • Longtime brothers, finally...

    WILMORE – The Sixth Man and Family Ties are all coming together at Asbury University this basketball season.

    “He's like a brother to me,” C.J. Penny says of his Asbury teammate Alex Dennis. “Now that he is here, I want to protect him and make sure everything is OK.”

    “C.J. is always there for me,” says Dennis, a freshman. “He's always asking how my day is and always trying to make my day better.”

  • Hunting prizes

    Several youth display their recent hunting prizes.

  • Pulaski rallies in fourth...

    Mistakes at inopportune times cost Anderson County a second trip to the state Class 5A championship game in three years Friday night.

    Visiting Pulaski County rallied from a 17-7 deficit heading into the fourth quarter to end the Bearcats' season, 20-17, in the state semifinal game at Hollie Warford Stadium.

  • Bearcats, alumni show their...

    Scenes from Cat Madness 21.

  • Football feast in Final Four...

    You can forgive members of the Anderson County football team if they eat like they are on a bit of a diet on the biggest eating day of the year.

    A Thanksgiving Day feast can wait until Saturday as there are more pressing matters at hand.

    Like football practice.

  • Regional reign! Bearcats defeat...

    It was one of those nights where you couldn't just dig in.

    “Everybody was just sliding around out there,” said Anderson County lineman and team captain Landon Searcy.

    Holding on? Good luck on doing that on a football field that went from horrible to near-quagmire status as Anderson County and Franklin County slogged it out for a regional championship.

  • Rams split two on the hardwood

    The Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg basketball Rams were back in action Nov. 15, defeating visiting Praisers of Aldersgate Christian Academy, 50-33.

  • Anderson Middle School player...

    Anderson County Middle School lineman Jonathan Ellis has been selected to play for Team Kentucky in the Football University Youth All-American Bowl. Ellis will be playing on the seventh-grade team, which will report for practice this weekend.

    The team opens play against Team Arkansas in Nashville on Saturday, Dec. 7. The other teams playing in Nashville will be Team Tennessee and Team Louisville, made up of players just from the Louisville metro area.