Today's Sports

  • Warriors fall to Holy Cross


    The Eminence Warriors traveled to Louisville to take on Holy Cross Friday night for their final district game of the season and lost to the Cougars 48-0.

    The Warriors took the opening kickoff and drove into Cougar territory, eating up almost five minutes of the first period. But as the drive stalled and the Warriors turned to the passing game, the Cougars came up with an interception.

    The Cougars scored on a 55-yard run shortly after the interception to make it 7-0 with 7:45 left in the first quarter.

  • Yellowjackets swarm Wildcats


    The Central Yellowjackets came to New Castle Friday night to play the Henry County Wildcats with a district title at stake. The Yellowjackets went home with that title after pummeling the Wildcats 49-0.

    The game looked like it might be a defensive battle in the first period as neither team could get into the end zone on their first possession.

  • Lady Cats fall in five sets to...


    In a 31st district semifinal match that saw momentum swing wildly back and forth all night, the Carroll County Lady Panthers got the last swing in their direction. They scored the final seven points of the fifth set to beat the host Henry County Lady Cats 3-2.

  • Simon Kenton downs Lady Cats


    The Henry County Lady Cats soccer team traveled to Independence Oct. 19 to play the host Simon Kenton Lady Pioneers and came out on the end of an 8-0 defeat against the regional power.

     “Simon Kenton is a very good team who I think will make some noise at the state tournament,” Lady Cat Coach Shelby Mings said. “I do not feel like we played poorly but they took advantage of every defensive mistake we made.”

  • EHS volleyball season ends vs....


    The Eminence Warriors’ volleyball season ended in the first round of the 31st district tournament when they lost to Owen County 3-0 on Oct. 19.

    The Warriors found themselves down early as Owen County got strong play at the net to start the match. The Lady Rebels started on a 7-1 run that saw them get four kills and two tips.

    The Warriors continued to play hard but could not recover from the opening onslaught as Owen won 25-13.

  • Lady Cats runner up in district

    By Greg Woods


    The Henry County Lady Cats soccer team played two games on back-to-back nights in the 31st district tournament last week because rain delayed their first round match against Owen County.

    The Lady Cats had to go into overtime to defeat the Lady Rebels, 3-2, on Oct. 14 and book their trip to the finals against Gallatin County the following night.

    The Lady Cats fell to the Lady Wildcats 3-2 to finish as runners up in the district for the second consecutive year.

    HCHS 3 Owen Co. 2

  • Warriors fall to KCD


    The Eminence Warriors traveled to Louisville Friday night to take on the Kentucky Country Day Bearcats and fell 55-6 after a second quarter scoring blitz from their oppoents.

    KCD took the opening drive and marched downfield to score on their first possession, burning five minutes off the clock in the process. They were helped by a couple of penalties on the Warriors in crucial third or fourth down situations.

    The Bearcats added another touchdown in the quarter to make it 14-0.

  • Wildcats tame Mustangs, 30-0

    By Greg Woods


    The Henry County Wildcats used a facet of their game that they are not known for Friday night to defeat the visiting Moore Mustangs 30-0.

    Henry County’s first two scores came via 46-yard passes from Trevyn Spencer to Ethan Tuggle to give the Wildcats’ defense more cushion than they needed in a game that set Henry County up for a showdown with Central for a district championship.

  • HC volleyball wins last game


    The Henry County Lady Cats volleyball team started the week with tough losses against Lloyd Memorial and Nelson County before traveling to Williamstown where they won their final match of the regular season to go into postseason play on a positive note.

    HCHS 2 Williamstown 1

  • HC runners show big improvement


    The Henry County Cross Country team traveled to Versailles Saturday for the Woodford County Invitational and came away with some much improved times over last week’s performance at Collins.

    The girls team finished third of six teams and had five of six runners set personal records.

    Janey Thompson led the Lady Cats with an 8th place finish and a time of 22:08, setting a personal best by four seconds and improving from last week by 89 seconds.