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Today's Sports

  • HCHS, EHS compete in NCKTC

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    The Henry County and Eminence High School track teams participated in the North Central Kentucky Track Conference championships at Henry County Thursday.

    The Henry County boys and girls finished third in the meet while the small Warrior teams finished seventh in each.

    For Henry County Teagan Fish had the biggest day, finishing first in all three events she entered.

  • Williamson commits to Lindsey...

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    Henry County High School volleyball player Molly Williamson committed to play for Lindsey Wilson College in a signing ceremony held in the Henry County High School library Thursday afternoon.

    Williamson, a setter, has aspired to play at the college level for a long time.

    “I feel I have accomplished one of the greatest goals in the world,” Williamson said. “It was one of my biggest goals for my high school career.”

  • Little League softball and...

    The Henry County Little League softball, baseball and t-ball teams opened their season on April 18 at Harry Hill Park. The teams will play within the county and against teams from Oldham, Trimble and Carroll counties on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

  • Track Cats take third at NCKC

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    The Henry County track team traveled to Walton-Verona on April 21 to compete in the North Central Kentucky Conference championships. The girls and boys teams both finished third in the competition.

    On the boys’ side, Cameron Johnson led the way with a first place finish in the triple jump. He also finished fourth in the long jump and fifth in the 200-meter dash.

    Connor Finley finished second in the 110-meter hurdles despite falling on the final hurdle. He also finished third in the long jump.

  • Wildcats end skid vs. Seneca

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    After starting the season 9-2 and going on a five-game winning streak to start April, the Henry County Wildcats’ baseball team hit a rough patch. They started last week with losses to district rival Gallatin County and conference rival Walton-Verona. Add in a loss to Bullitt Central and the Wildcats had their first three-game losing streak of the season. But they got back on track with a 7-1 win over Seneca Friday night.

    Gallatin Co. 2 HCHS 1

  • College update: Derek Jeffries

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    Former Henry County High School basketball player Derek Jeffries recently finished his second year at Transylvania University where he plays on the Pioneers’ basketball team while majoring in accounting.

    Jeffries’ college basketball career got off to a dismal start when he suffered a serious injury in the last open gym before basketball practices started in October of his freshman year.

    Jeffries broke his tibia and fractured his tibial plateau at the top of the tibia near the knee.

  • Warriors lose to Demons, Rebels

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    The Eminence Warriors fell to the Williamstown Demons on April 21 by a score of 9-3.

    The Warriors jumped on top in the first inning on Austin Jones’ two-out single that scored Josh Fleig from second base.

    But Williamstown answered with three runs in their half of the first and never looked back. They scored two more in the second to make it 5-1

    Eminence scored single runs in the fourth and sixth innings to keep the game close.

    Williamstown got four insurance runs in the sixth to put the game away.

  • Warriors softball drop three

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    The Eminence Warriors softball team traveled to Bedford on April 21 to take on the Trimble County Lady Raiders in a doubleheader.

    Trimble won the first game 15-6. The Warriors led 1-0 after the first inning but the Lady Raiders came back to score three runs in the second and seven in the third to take command.

    Lyndsay Craigmyle had a double and triple in the game for the Warriors but left the game when she injured her knee while sliding into third base. She also had three RBIs in the game.

  • Lady Cats fall to Western Hills

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    Rain led to a dearth of games for the Henry County Lady Cats last week as their district matchup with Carroll County was postponed on April 20 and their scheduled games for Saturday in the Lady Wolverine Classic were washed out.

    That left only a matchup with the host Western Hills Lady Wolverines on Friday night.

  • Warriors walk off with first win

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    The Eminence Warriors started last week with a game at home against Paris on April 13. The game was suspended after three and one-third innings due to rain and will be finished when the Warriors go to Paris on May 7. The Warriors trailed 7-1 when play was stopped.

    Williamstown 5 EHS 1

    The Warriors hosted Williamstown in the first round of the All A Classic regional tournament Friday night.