Today's Sports

  • HCHS girls soccer wins two


    The Henry County Lady Cats defeated district rivals Carroll County and Owen County last week and drew 1-1 with Walton-Verona as Rachel Vegh continued to pour in goals. Vegh had six goals against Carroll County, four against Owen and the big goal against Walton that kept the Lady Cats from losing that game.

    Over the last six games Vegh has scored 18 goals to average a hat trick per game.

    HCHS 11 Carroll Co. 0

  • Warriors clip Eagles, 36-24


    A week after costly mistakes led to a loss to Carroll County, the Eminence Warriors turned it around and took advantage of the Shawnee Eagles’ mistakes to win by two touchdowns Friday night.

    The Warriors started the game with a long drive from their own 26-yard line and got good running from all three running backs, Elijah Montero, Cameron Mathis and Cameron Capps, to move the ball steadily downfield. With 7:34 left in the opening period, Montero ran the ball in from 35 yards out to give the Warriors a 6-0 lead.

  • Wildcats tame Tigers, 28-7


    After a week off, the Henry County Wildcats traveled to Bardstown Friday night to take on the Bardstown Tigers in their first district game of the season and came away with a dominating win.

    The Wildcats got off to good start thanks to their defense. Ethan Tuggle scooped up a fumble and returned it 34 yards to give the Cats a 6-0 lead with about eight minutes left in the quarter.

  • Friends for Michael hold annual...

    The 19th annual Friends for Michael 5k run/walk was held Saturday at Henry County High School. Forty-four runners and walkers participated and David Palmer was the overall winner in a time of 18:38. The overall women’s winner was nine-year old Jenna McIntosh in a time of 25:20.

  • Sports Briefs

    Bengals down Raiders

    The Campbellsburg Bengals JV team defeated the Trimble County Raiders 31-13 Saturday to move to 6-0 on the season.

    Nathan Corum, who rushed for 168 yards and two touchdowns, led the Bengals offense. Ray Matthews also scored two touchdowns and Craig Cole scored on a conversion run.

    The offensive line of Wyatt Stivers, Vinny Linville, Kaleb Bullock, Lane Hancock, Alex Prewitt, Craig Cole and Bodey Lyons played well in the absence of starting quarterback Jordan King who broke his arm at school on Friday.

  • HCHS boys soccer falls to Rock...


    The Henry County Wildcats soccer team was back in action with three games last week after a long layoff.

    On Sept. 21 the Wildcats visited Carroll County and played the Panthers on their new turf field. The Panthers defeated the Wildcats 10-0.

    The Panthers went on the attack early and often to get four goals in the opening half.

  • HCHS boys golf finish fifth in...


    The Henry County boys golf team traveled to Lindsey Wilson University Saturday to take part in the Indian Cup golf tournament. The Wildcats rebounded from a tough loss to Carroll County earlier in the week to finish fifth in a field of 12 teams.

    The Wildcats finished with a score of 359. Thomas Nelson won the tournament with a score of 324.

    Individually, Alex Hadden had a good day, shooting 76 to finish tied for third place in a field of 60 golfers.

  • Lady Cats race to victory at...


    In a cross country race billed as the NCKC preview, the Henry County girls cross country team defeated other local rivals, while the EHS and HCHS boys had strong individual finishers.

    In the girls race, Janey Thompson, Ella White and Bridgette Keeling finished third, fourth and fifth, respectively, to lead the Lady Cats to a win over Owen County and Trimble County.

    Grace Golden and Sydney Amyx also finished in the top ten in a field of 30 runners.

  • Lady Cats golf show improvement...


    The Henry County Lady Cats had been struggling over the past couple of weeks, according to Coach April Berry, but broke out of that slump in a match against Collins on Thursday at the Henry County Country Club.

  • Lady Cats blank CCHS


    The Henry County Lady Cats soccer team traveled to Atherton Sept. 14 to take on the Lady Rebels and fell 5-1.

    Atherton scored early to make it 1-0.

    “Our defense’s lack of communicating and talking put us in a bad position,” Coach Shelby Mings said. “Our defense lacked shape and voice.”

    Atherton scored again before the halftime buzzer to lead 2-0.

    The Lady Rebels added three more goals in the second half and Rachel Vegh scored one for the Lady Cats.