Today's Sports

  • Short crew of track Cats sets...

    The Henry County Track team traveled to North Hardin High School to compete against some of the top teams in the state last Saturday.

    The team was short handed as many of the athletes were away on Spring Break, but many of those who competed had a good day.

    Destany Crawford, Cathryn Fischer and Jesse Mann set personal and season best records in multiple events. Fischer equaled her season best long jump and set a personal record in the 300-meter hurdles by 1.2 seconds.

  • Youth Hunting - Gabe Adams

    Gabe Adams harvested his first turkey on Youth Opening Day. It weighed 20 pounds, had a 10-inch beard and 1.25-inch spurs. He is the son of Jon and Sarah Adams, Bethlehem. He is the grandson of Greg and Sharon Silvers, and Pam and the late Charles W. Adams.

  • Youth Hunting - Isaac Hamilton

    Isaac Hamilton, 8, of Bedford, got this 25-pound turkey on Sunday, April 8. He was guided by his grandfather Ernie Fewell in hunting the bird, which had a 9.5-inch beard.

  • Youth Hunting - Joseph Maddox

    Joseph Maddox, the 10-year-old son of Jody and Amy (Smith) Maddox, and Susan and Church Saufley, harvested his first deer. The seven-point buck was taken on youth weekend on his grandfather, Ray Smith’s farm in Owen County while hunting with his uncle Jerry O’Nan.

  • Baughman finishes third

  • Lady Cats split a pair with...

    Before heading to the beach for spring break, the Henry County Lady Cats split a pair of games with district rivals.

    The Henry County softball team played district rivals Carroll County and Gallatin County last week before heading south to compete in the 17th Annual Florida Beach Classic at Fort Walton, Florida. The Lady Cats came away with a 6-2 victory against Carroll Tuesday, March 27, before falling to Gallatin County 5-3 two days later. On Sunday the team found the going rough against Heath as they fell 9-0 in the first game of their spring break tournament.

  • Rough week for Bat-Cats

    The Henry County baseball team faced a tough schedule last week and it showed in the results of three games. The Cats went 0-for-3 and in a couple of the games were beaten badly.

    By the end of the week, the Cats began to show signs that the defense was coming around but the offense was still looking a little anemic.

  • HCHS track sets personal records

    Personal records were set and up and coming Track Cats improved on previous performances when Henry County track hosted Trimble, Eminence and North Oldham high schools.

    In the Tuesday meet, the HCHS boys placed first, and the girls took third. In the team scoring the North Oldham girls team ran away with a score of 132. Trimble County was second with 64 points. Henry County was third with 43 points followed by Eminence with 6 points.

  • Lady Cats go 1-2 to open season

    Softball season is underway for the Henry County Ladcats, who opened their season last week with a 2-1 win over Trimble County.

    Later in the week, they fell 4-3 to Grant County and 3-2 to Oldham County.
    In the home opener, the Cats capitalized on errors by Trimble to squeeze out 2 runs on a couple of hits.

    The Raiders scored their only run of the game after a scoreless first inning. Their first base-runner made it to second on a 2-base error. The runner came home on a slow-roller to first that the Cats misplayed, putting Trimble on the scoreboard.

  • HCHS wins one, loses one in 1st...

    It was a mixed bag for the Henry County Wildcats opening week. In three games last week, they lost one, won one, and a tie that was suspended due to darkness.

    The Cats opened the week with a come-from-behind win, thanks in part to strong play from Seth Williams.