Today's Sports

  • Sports Briefs

    7U Travel Baseball Ball Tryouts for the 2013 Season
    There will be open baseball tryouts for the 2013 7-year-old travel team.  Tryouts will be from 5:45 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, at Shelbyville’s Settles Gym. Birthdates for participants must be after April 2005. Please call or text (502) 220-2558 or email kybombsquad@gmail.com for more information.

    Kurtz competes in cross country nationals

  • Khloe Brown gets 10-point buck

    Khloe Brown, age 9, of New Castle shot this 10-point buck on a farm in Port Royal. She is the daughter of Stephanie Decker and Adam Brown.

  • Former Cats now rowing for the...


  • Mitchell brothers have record...

    Brandon Mitchell finished his high school football career as one of the biggest record holders in Warrior history. With two more records added to the five he had last year, Mitchell now holds seven EHS football records.

    Not to be outdone, Justin, his younger brother, set nine records this year. That’s 16 records between the brothers.

    That begs the question: Are the Mitchell brothers the most accomplished family members in team history? It would be hard to imagine any other siblings having more.

  • Thanksgiving was a sports Feast...


    Last week was Feast Week on the ESPN family of networks and I must say I overindulged to a greater extent than usual. If watching a smorgasbord of sports added calories to your diet like Thanksgiving dinner does, I would have gained about 20 pounds.

  • EHS student-athlete of the week-...

    Emily is a junior on the Warriors’ basketball team.
    What are your hobbies?
    I like to read, I like to be outside and I like to cook.
    What about non-school activities?
    I’m involved in church, I work in the nursery at New Castle United Methodist Church. I also volunteer with the Eminence Baptist Church children’s choir. I’m in the Henry County Youth Coalition.
    How about school clubs?
    Senior Beta, Junior class president, pep club, ag club, student council and the Bellarmine program.

  • HCHS student-athlete of the week...

    James is a junior on the Wildcats’ basketball team.
    What are your hobbies?
    Working on my car, playing basketball with my friends and just hanging out.
    What about non-school activities?
    Work on our farm and work with my dad at Chester Pools.
    How about school clubs?
    FBLA, Pep Club, MOVE and Beta.
    What is your favorite school subject?
    What’s your favorite music style/artists?
    Country and rock/Taylor Swift
    What’s your favorite sports teams/ athletes?

  • Setters bags first deer

    Katie Setters of Smithfield killed a 10-point buck her first hunt on a farm in Henry County on opening day.

  • Sports Briefs

    Peyton named to all-region team
    Henry County’s Mackenzie Peyton was named to the Ky. Golf Coaches Association’s All-Region 5 team. Chau Tran of Mercy, Katie Page, Rachel Gathof, and Maddie Hamilton of Sacred Heart, and Madison Thomas and Jordan Webb of Shelby County joined Peyton on the team. Katie Page was named player of the year for the region and Leslie Bender of Sacred Heart was named coach of the year.

  • HCHS grads enjoy brotherhood at...

    Erick Butler, Cody Hinkel and Luke Magness took different paths to the Thomas More Saints, but the former Henry County Wildcat teammates are playing football together again for the first time in four years.

    Butler, a sophomore, played his first year at Thomas More after one year at Pikeville College. Butler left Pikeville after his freshman year and sat out a year before transferring to Thomas More.