Today's Sports

  • Cats are district champs!

    With their 14-7 football win over Western Hills on Friday night, the Henry County Wildcats climbed to 6-2 overall and claimed the Class 3-A, District Four regular-season championship.

  • Youth Basketball

    Henry County youth basketball signups are Oct. 24 at the Henry County Middle School gym from 9 a.m. until noon. Contact Willie Peyton for more information at (502)321-7776.

  • ‘Pink Out’...

    When the Henry County High School football players sprint out to take the field in their regular-season finale this Friday night, they will be trying to bring more attention to cancer. Chris Engstrand, Henry’s coach who is trying to instill in his players more than the game of football, hopes the fans do the same.

  • HC boys ruled not eligible

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    In a change of events that has left the Henry County boys’ soccer team not playing in the 16th District Tournament like planned, the Wildcats ended their 2009 season with an 0-8 record.

  • Henry County Youth Football...

    Campbellsburg 33, New Castle 18: The Campbellsburg Bengals defeated the New Castle Chiefs, 33-18, on Saturday in the Henry County Youth Football League.

    This week’s games were played on Eminence’s football field.

  • Sharp Shooters win big at state...

    The Henry County 4H Sharpshooters traveled to Wilmore and Berea on Sept. 20-21 to compete at the 4-H State Shooting Sports Championships and came away with big wins.  The end-of-the season competition was open to competitors from across the state, and Henry took first place in three categories as well as individual awards.

  • County XC teams race at Trimble...

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    On a windy day with sloppy course conditions, both Henry County and Eminence cross-country teams raced at the Trimble County North Central Kentucky Conference meet last Tuesday after school.

  • Lady Rockets blast away from EHS...

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    Even as the Eminence Lady Warriors season was coming to an end in the 28th District volleyball tournament Monday night, the host Warriors were continuing to get better. That’s all first-year head coach Stephanie Meadows asked for in a year marked by dramatic improvements en route to a three-win season.

    The Lady Warriors played even with Shelby County for a while in both games before the Lady Rockets blasted away for two wins to end the best-of-three series, 25-10 and 25-16, and Eminence’s season.

  • HC wins district opener

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    In what Chris Engstrand calls a huge, huge win for his squad, the Henry County Wildcats played possibly their best football this season.

  • Oldham ends HC girls’...

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    Oldham County scored its 10th goal during the second half Monday night and the Henry County Ladycats ended their second soccer season at the varsity level getting blanked and with an 0-12-2 record.

    Playing at North Oldham High School in the first game of the 16th District tournament, the Ladycats could not find the back of the net. Oldham was ahead 7-0 at the half and added three more goals after the break to end the game with the mercy-run rule.