Today's Sports

  • EHS holds football banquet


    The Eminence Warriors held their annual football banquet Dec. 15 where awards for the season were announced.

    Award winners were as follows:

    PAC All-Conference-Shelby Armstrong, Marcus Garduno, Cornelius Sanford, Mitchell Golden, DeMarcus Bailey, Hayden Hoofman, Jalen Dixie, Trevor Payton.

    Academic First team- Cornelius Sanford

    PAC Best Defensive Back-Shelby Armstrong

    Middle School PAC All-Conference-Cameron Capps, Jacob Shaw

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  • Lady Cats claw their way past...

    The Henry County Lady Cats hosted the Carroll County Lady Panthers on Dec. 17 and used solid defense and good execution in the second and third quarters to pull out a 35-26 victory to improve to 5-1 on the season.

    The game started slowly for both teams as they probed their opponents’ defenses for openings. At the end of the first quarter the game was tied 6-6.

    The game opened up in the second quarter as the Cats began to find holes in the Lady Panthers’ zone defense.

  • Wildcats down Panthers

    The Henry County Wildcats got their sixth consecutive victory to start the season when they defeated the visiting Carroll County Panthers 61-47 on Dec. 17.

    The Wildcats broke open a close game in the third period and then extended the lead to as much as much as 19 points in the fourth period before clearing the bench as they got their third win against no defeats in district play this year.

  • Warriors compete in Berea Tourney


    The Eminence Warriors’ boys’ basketball team had a busy week with a game at Walton-Verona on Dec. 16 followed by four games in three days over the weekend in the Berea Invitational tournament.

    Rockcastle Co. 73 EHS 62

    On Dec. 19 the Warriors fell in the first game of the Berea Invitational to the Rockcastle County Rockets to fall to 1-4.

    The game opened with the Rockets taking a 16-15 lead after one period of play.

  • Warriors improve vs. Paris

    The Eminence Warriors girls’ basketball team hosted the Paris Lady Hounds on Saturday night and fell by 18 points 40-22. When the Warriors played the Lady Hounds to open the season, Paris came out on top 42-5. It was a marked offensive improvement for the Warriors who have struggled to find scoring all season.

    The game opened with Paris scoring the first nine points of the game but Brooklyn Moore scored inside late in the period to get the Warriors going.

  • HC JV win three more

    The Henry County Wildcats’ junior varsity basketball team won three games in a week.

    On Dec. 10 the Wildcats defeated Eminence 42-18. Jackson Jeffries, center, and Gavin Jameson, right, led the team in scoring with seven points apiece.

    On Dec. 13 the Wildcats defeated Gallatin County 72-56. Coleton Aneszko, left, led the team in scoring with 21 points and Jeffries contributed 14 points.

    On Dec. 17 the Wildcats defeated Carroll County 51-28. Aneszko again led the way with 12 points with Jameson and Mason Heightchew chipping in nine points each.

  • Wildcats win Round 1

    The Henry County Wildcats hosted the Eminence Warriors on Dec. 10 in round one of the county rivalry and came away with an 81-56 victory.

    The game got off to a flying start as both teams attacked the basket aggressively. Austin Young scored the first basket of the game on a 12-footer before Shelby Armstrong scored 30 seconds later on a put back. The teams traded baskets until Landon New broke a 6-6 tie when he scored on a goaltending call to make it 8-6 with 5:18 left in the opening period.

  • Lady Cats down Warriors 49-13

    The Henry County Lady Cats hosted the Eminence Warriors on Dec. 10 and came away with a 49-13 victory.

    Ashley Craigmyle got the first bucket of the game on a put back and Cheyenne Clark hit a 3-pointer and layup to give the Wildcats an early 7-0 lead as the Warriors young team struggled to get their offense going.

    The Wildcats played 10 players in the first quarter and led 13-0 going into the second quarter.

  • Wildcats 5-0 after wins over...

    The Henry County Wildcats got a rare road win over the Gallatin County Wildcats on Friday night by a score of 53-52. The Cats needed a furious comeback in the game’s final two minutes to get their first win in Warsaw since Dec. 12, 2001, when George Abernathy’s Wildcats won 57-53.

    The Cats were down seven points with 1:47 left in the game but they scored eight points of the next nine points and then held on in the game’s final 28 seconds to secure the important district win.