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Today's Sports

  • Magness signs with Thomas More

    Henry County linebacker Nick Magness will join his brother Luke and former teammates Cody Hinkle and Eric Butler at Thomas More College.

    The senior signed his letter of intent last week.

    Magness saw the atmosphere surrounding the team as a big reason for selecting the school in northern Kentucky.

    “I like the atmosphere a lot,” he said. “I like how excited the coaches get when you make good plays. I like how close the coaches are to the players and how the coaches join in with the players when the players are doing something.”

  • Warriors fall to Rebels

    The Eminence Warriors traveled to Owen Co. to take on the Rebels in a district seeding game and came away with a 16-1 loss.

    The Rebels managed just two runs in the first inning off starting pitcher Trevor Payton who struck out five in two innings.

    But the Warriors were undone by defensive mistakes and timely hitting by the Rebels, who scored seven runs in the third and seven more in the fourth inning.

  • Track Cats compete at home, at...

    The HCHS track team competed in two meets last week. On Tuesday they hosted an All Comers meet that was shortened due to bad weather. On Saturday they traveled to St. X to participate in the Brother Borgia/Coach Cooper Invitational Meet.

    In the St. X meet, which has several top teams from around the state the Cats had two competitors score.

    Eddie Jones placed second in the pole vault with a vault of 10-6. Patrick Cravens set a personal record in the discus to finish fifth with a throw of 112-11.

  • Mustangs win Louisville...

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    The Mustangs, coached by Randy Berry, started their baseball season on St. Patrick’s day weekend. The Mustangs went undefeated and finished in first place to win their first tournament of the year in Louisville.

    The leading pitcher was Seth Hicks and the leading hitter was Jaydon Berry who batted .600 for the tournament.

  • Henry County Sharpshooters...

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    The Henry County 4-H Sharpshooters YHEC Team had a strong showing in the Brewer Invitational at Mercer Gun Club on Saturday, April 20.  Colt McGuire was the high overall Junior and Jordan Campbell was the high overall Senior.  The Senior team swept their division, winning every event. 

  • Mustangs win again

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    The Mustangs, coached by Randy Berry, played in their second tournament of the year at the Greater Midwest Baseball Bluegrass Bash in Elizabethtown.

    The Mustangs were the only Kentucky team in the 10-team event. There were teams from Michigan, Illinois, Ohio, Georgia and Indiana.

    The Mustangs first game was against the Michigan Storm and Jaydon Berry pitched and won 5-3.

    The Mustangs next played the J-Cards from Jasper Indiana and won 11-0. Seth Hicks and Buddy Crisp shared pitching duties for the win.

  • Cats claw wins over Bears,...

    After two straight defeats last week, the Henry County Wildcats bounced back Saturday with what head coach Coach Zak Yates termed the best performance of the year.

    The Cats got on the scoreboard in the first inning when starting pitcher Aaron McClish drilled a two-out, solo home run.

    Spencer County came back with a solo home run of their own in the second inning to tie.

    Henry County then scored four runs in the third inning to take a 5-1 lead.

  • Lady Cats split in Cap City...

    In a loaded week, the Henry County Lady Cats lost to district foe Carroll County, and split four games in the Capital City Classic in Frankfort.

    HCHS 11-Ursula 6

    In the opening game of the tournament, the Cats beat Ohio’s St. Ursula Academy after falling behind 2-0 in the first inning. The Cats managed only one hit, a single by Paige DeBurger in the top of the first.

    St. Ursula came back in the bottom of the inning to score two runs on two hits and two errors.

  • Warriors get All A Win

     

    The Eminence Warriors reached a milestone last week, defeating the Williamstown Lady Demons in the first round of the All A Classic, 14-4.

    According to coach Bill Covington, it was the first All A tournament game win in recent memory.

    The Warriors’ bats were hot in this game, pounding out 16 hits.

    Savannah Mertz led the way with five hits and six RBIs. Kelsie Craigmyle also swung a hot bat with three hits and four RBIs. Leadoff hitter Serena Doktor reached base four times and scored all four times.

  • Baseball Warriors fall to...

    The EHS Warriors hosted the Owen Co. Rebels in the opening round of the All A Classic tournament Friday, but lost 14-0.

    The Rebels opened the scoring in the first with two runs on a walk, a double and two passed balls.

    Austin Jones led off the bottom of the inning with a single and a stolen base but his teammates could not advance him.

    Owen County scored five runs in the second on five hits and a hit batter.