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Today's Sports

  • Lady Cats defeat Carroll 38-29

    The Henry County Lady Cats earned their first trip to the 8th Region tournament since 1998 on Feb. 26 with a win against the host Carroll County Lady Panthers in the 31st District Tournament.

    The game was a defensive battle with both teams attempting to take away the top scorer from their opponent. In the end the Lady Cats had more firepower from their role players and came away with a nine point win despite leading scorer Cheyenne Clark being held to six points.

  • Breaking the Rule

    One of the first things you learn in Journalism 101 is that when reporting a story you must stay objective. How do I know this since I never took a journalism class in my life? Brad told me. He’s our news editor and a real journalist, and he is always talking about objectivity in reporting.

  • Wildcats squeak by Gallatin

    The Henry County Wildcats took on the Gallatin County Wildcats in the first round of the 31st District tournament on Feb. 26 and came out with a 51-48 win in overtime to advance to the 8th Region Tournament.

    The Wildcats got good free throw shooting in overtime and some clutch baskets from substitutes Dakota Estes and Nacona Jeffries to pull out a tough come-from-behind win.

    The Wildcats led at halftime by a score of 21-16 but Gallatin County came roaring back to take an eight-point lead with 1:52 left in the third period.

  • Warriors' season ends vs....

    The Eminence Warriors’ four-game winning streak came to an end on Feb. 25 as the Owen County Rebels got a dominating performance from their super sophomore Carson Williams to beat the Warriors 68-53. It was also the end of the season for the Warriors as the loss came in the semifinals of the 31st district tournament.

  • All-NCKS teams announced

    Henry County High School placed three players on the North Central Kentucky Conference all-conference team for the 2013-14 season.

    Sophomore Cheyenne Clark made the girls’ team while seniors Austin Young and Landon New made the boys team.

    The rest of the girls’ team includes: Paige Black, Jessie Dunlap and Kaylee Clifford of Trimble County, Katie Cheek and Michaela Kennedy of Williamstown, Brooke and Hannah Dossett of Gallatin County, Shelby Mullikin and Allie Mills of Walton-Verona, Ashlee Gravely of Owen County and Lauren Moore of Carroll County.

  • 31st District All-Tournament...
  • Warriors' season ends...

    The Eminence Warriors girls’ basketball team played Owen County in the opening game of the 31st District Tournament on Monday night in Carrollton and came out on the losing end of a 57-6 score.

  • Warriors defeat Panthers, 71-65

    The 2013-14 basketball season has been a tough one for the Eminence Warriors boys’ basketball team but in the last week the team has come together to play their best basketball of the season.

     The Warriors got a six-point victory over the host Carroll County Panthers in the first round of the 31st District Tournament on Monday night for their fourth consecutive win.

    The winning streak started with a win over Carroll County seven days before this victory but the two games couldn’t have been more different.

  • Wildcats finish season strong

    The Henry County Wildcats jumped on the host Trimble County Raiders early on Feb. 18 and then cruised to a 67-57 win.

    The Wildcats outscored the Raiders 21-8 in the first period before Trimble’s Michael Dunaway put on an offensive show to keep his team close.

    “We got up on them pretty good early,” Coach Enoch Welch said. “We executed well on offense and our defensive schemes were working.”

    The Raiders got their offense going by hitting four 3-pointers in the second period to win the quarter 20-18.

  • Lady Cats edged by Spencer 48-47

    The Henry County Lady Cats’ senior night looked like it was going to be a great one but the Spencer County Lady Bears had other ideas. The two teams squared off in New Castle on Feb. 19 in a game that had to be rescheduled because of winter weather.

    The Lady Cats scored the first ten points of the game and led 15-3 with 3:10 left in the opening period. Ashton Pennington had nine of the first 10 points on three 3-pointers in the first 2:10 of the game.

    “I loved our intensity to start the game,” Coach Todd Gilley said.