Today's Sports

  • Boys golf showing steady...

    The Henry County boys’ golf team hosted two matches last week against conference rivals and came up on the short end of the scorecard.

    On Wednesday, Aug. 22 the Cats hosted Owen County with Owen winning the match 172 to 202.

    Individually, Alex Hadden shot a 42 to lead the Cats. Nathan Paris shot 49, Isaac Klempner shot 52 and Connor Lyons carded a 59.

    On Tuesday, Aug. 21, the Cats took on Carroll County and lost 182 to 205. Hadden led the team with a 44, Paris and Klempner shot 52 and Dillon Allen shot 57.

  • Lady Cats trump Trimble on the...

    The Henry County Lady Cats hosted the Trimble County Lady Raiders Wednesday Aug. 22 and came away with a 47-stroke victory.
    MacKenzie Peyton took individual honors with a 37. Teammate Maddie Hensley took second with a 39. Cheyenne Clark carded a 59 and Nikki Perkinson shot a 65 to round out the team scoring at 200.
    Others participating for the Lady Cats but not figuring in the scoring included Hayley Peyton, 66, Claire Young, 71, and Tori Williams, 72.

  • Mustangs win tournament

    The Mustangs Little League baseball team traveled to Cecilia, and played in a tournament on the weekend of August 18 and 19. The Mustangs came in first place and went undefeated. In pool play on Saturday they tied South Hardin County 3-3. In the second game they beat LaRue County 5-4. On Sunday in a single elimination tournament they beat LaRue County 7-0 and in the finals beat Elizabethtown 4-2 to win the championship.

  • Jimison to lead EHS cross country


  • Girls soccer falls to Owen

    The Henry County Lady Cats traveled to Owenton Wednesday Aug. 22 to take on the Owen County Lady Rebels and came away with a 5-0 defeat.
    Owen County scored 3 goals in the first half and 2 in the second as the Lady Cats were held scoreless for the second time in three games.  

  • Baughman wins another title

    Henry Baughman played the Southern Indoor Tennis championships in Lexington this past weekend. In Singles, he defeated Don Butts 6-1, 6-0 and Russ Walcup 6-1, 6-0 in the final of the 75 and over singles division.

    Playing in the 70 and over doubles division with brother, Jim, they won by defeating
    Russ Walcup and Dave Hammond 6-2, 6-0 for the championship. Jim lost in the final of the 70 and over singles to Ralph Greco of Atlanta, Ga., 1-6, 1-6.          

  • Soccer falls to Carroll

    The Henry County boys’ soccer team started well against the Carroll County Panthers, scoring just 5 minutes into their Monday night game.

    The Wildcats got off to a great start in the game as Jacob Buckley made a great sliding tackle in midfield and then got up to feed a nice through ball to Gavin Jamison who beat the Panther back line and scored from 15 yards out to give the Cats a 1-0 lead just 5 minutes into the game.

  • Henry County Boys' Golf...

    The Henry County boys golf team opened the 2012 season against Trimble County at Cardinal Hills golf course in Bedford on Aug. 15.

    The Raiders came out on top 179-212 against the very young Wildcats. Henry County’s oldest player was freshman Jacob Beckley.

    Sixth grader Alex Hadden finished second individually with a 42. Beckley shot 58, 6th grader Isaac Klempner shot 52, 7th grader Tyler Tingle and 8th grader Dillon Allen both shot 60 in the 9-hole match.

  • Girls’ golf completes busy week

    In a field of 105 players and 17 teams, two Henry County Lady Cats placed in the top 15 at the Anderson County Invitational golf tournament Saturday.

    Boyle County won the event with Taylor County finishing second. The Lady Cats did not figure in the team scoring because Coach Willie Peyton is limiting the big tournaments to his more experienced players.

  • HCHS Lady Cats win in OT on PKs

    In thrilling fashion, the Henry County Lady Cats soccer team picked up its first win of the season Monday night.

    Tied at 1-all with Carroll County at the end of regulation, the teams went into overtime — as a district seeding game, a draw was out of the question.

    The Cats and Panthers played two five minute overtime periods but still were tied.

    That meant the game would go to penalty kicks and the two teams would get five spot kicks apiece to determine a winner.