Today's Sports

  • Warriors bow out in tourney

    The Eminence Warriors’ baseball season ended on May 19 in the first round of the 31st district baseball tournament when they fell to the
    Owen County Rebels 10-0.

    After Austin Jones doubled to start the game for the Warriors, they struggled to string together hits and failed to score.

    Owen County got a run in the bottom of the inning. Cole Lawson got the first batter out in the inning before a walk, a stolen base and an error moved the runner to third. A sacrifice fly brought the runner home to make the score 1-0.

  • Wildcats fall in district to...

    The Henry County wildcats’ baseball season came down to one bad inning on May 20 as the Carroll County Panthers scored four runs in the third inning and went on to win 6-2

    The Wildcats outhit the Panthers 8-6 but could not overcome seven free passes and three errors. The Wildcats also stranded 10 base runners.

    The bottom of the third inning started for the Panthers with the teams still scoreless but Carroll County sent ten batters to the plate as the scored four runs on two hits, two walks, one hit batter and two Wildcat errors.

  • Peyton plays in Women's U....

    Henry County Lady Cat golfer Mackenzie Peyton competed in a U. S. Open qualifier at Indian Hill Golf Club in Winnetka, Illinois on May 19 and finished tied for 23rd in a field of over 60 golfers. The golfers played 36 holes on the day and Peyton finished with a 76 in the first round and an 82 in the second round. Peyton’s first round score left her tied for eighth.

    She had 14 pars in the first round with three bogeys and one double bogey. In the second round Peyton had two double bogeys, eight bogeys and a birdie.

  • HCHS Student Athlete of the Week...

    Logan McClellan is a senior on the Wildcats’ baseball team.

    Parents-Bruce McClellan, Linda McClellan and Rick Mathis

    What do you do for fun?

    I like to hang out with friends; I like to fish a lot and spending time with my family.

    How about school clubs?


    Favorite school subject and why:

    History. I like learning about the past, especially U.S. history.

    Favorite TV shows:

    The Walking Dead and SportsCenter

  • Clark blanks Raiders; Wildcats...

    The Henry County Wildcats defeated the visiting Trimble County Raiders 6-0 on May 13 behind a strong pitching performance from sophomore Bodie Clark. Clark allowed four hits, struck out five and walked one on the way to a complete game victory. The Cats manufactured six runs on only three hits. Dylan Adams and Tyler Robbins led the offense with two RBIs each.

    The Cats generated their runs by taking advantage of four Trimble County errors and seven walks with good base running. They had eight stolen bases in the game.

  • Jones' shutout propels...

    The Eminence Warriors’ baseball team closed out the regular season with a win over the Burgin Bulldogs on Saturday but it didn’t come easy. The Warriors needed a stellar performance from pitcher Austin Jones and a single run in the fifth to notch their second victory of the Bulldogs this season.

    Jones struck out eleven, gave up four hits and walked five in getting the complete game victory.

  • Six Cats make state

    The Henry County Wildcats’ track team represented itself well at the Region 3 AA championships on May 13 at Christian Academy of Louisville. The boys’ team finished fifth and had four individuals qualify for the state meet, which will be held on Friday at the University of Kentucky track and field complex. The girls’ team had two state qualifiers.

  • Lady Cats fall to Oldham, Eastern

    The Henry County Lady cats wrapped up the regular season with a tough slate of games that included trips to Eastern High School and Oldham County before finishing with a doubleheader against Western Hills at home on Friday night.

    Eastern 16 HCHS 7

    The Eagles jumped on the Lady Cats for six runs in the first inning and never looked back as they pounded out 14 hits. The Eagles’ hit parade included seven doubles and two triples.

  • 8th Annual New Castle Lions Club...

    The New Castle Lions Club held its 8th annual Truck and Tractor Pull this past weekend. Although poor track conditions resulted in a cancellation Friday night, Saturday night’s pull went off without a hitch. Pullers from nine states made the trip to the fairgrounds to compete in the Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League sanctioned event. The event’s coordinator, Justin Atchison, was quick to point out all those who contributed to the effort, including the New Castle Lions Club members, Nate Buckler, Steve Davie, Camie Hagan and Michael Douglas.

  • Lady Cats nip Lady Panthers on...

    The Henry County Lady Cats went into their game on May 6 with the Carroll County Lady Panthers knowing that they would be the fourth seed in the district tournament but still wanting to prove something against the top-seeded Carroll County Lady Panthers who defeated them 10-3 earlier in the season.