Today's Sports

  • Jameson's 30 not enough


    Gavin Jameson turned in another strong performance for the Henry County Wildcats Friday night. The big man torched Shelby County for 30 points but the rest of the Wildcats could muster just 13 points.

    Shelby County also struggled offensively against the Wildcats’ zone defense but had just enough firepower to pull out the win.

  • EHS girls trounce Trojans, 52-34


    The Eminence Warriors girls basketball team were able to ride a big second quarter to an 18-point win over the Covington Latin Trojans Friday night on homecoming night.

    Kenya Vargas got the Warriors off to a good start when she hit a put back with 6:11 to go. Lyndsay Craigmyle followed that with a steal and lay up as she was being fouled. She hit the free throw to make it 5-0 with 5:52 left in the opening period.

  • Lady Cats run past Warriors, 63-...


    The Henry County Lady Cats and Eminence Warriors met for the second time in six days Feb. 2, and while the outcome was similar, the game was very different. In the first game both teams struggled offensively but the Lady Cats prevailed, 46-29.

    In the latest edition of the rivalry both teams improved dramatically on the offensive end as Henry County came out on top 63-40.

  • EHS Girls fall to district foes


    The Eminence Warriors girls basketball team played two district rivals over the weekend.

    On Friday night they traveled to Owen County where they fell to the Lady Rebels, 55-27.

    The Lady Rebels jumped out to a 17-1 lead in the first period and never looked back.

    The Warriors played better in the second period and outscored Owen County 9-8 to trail 25-9 at halftime.

  • Allen named HC track coach


    Phillip Allen has been named the new track and field coach at Henry County High School.

    Allen grew up in Louisville and moved to La Grange where he attended Oldham County High School.

  • Wildcats win fifth straight


    The Henry County Wildcats made it five wins in a row when they traveled to Dry Ridge Feb. 9 to take on the Grant County Braves.

    The Wildcats managed the six-point victory despite playing without leading scorer Gavin Jameson for most of the game because of foul trouble.

    Jameson scored 13 of Henry County’s 20 first period points as the Wildcats jumped out to a 10-point lead. After scoring one more basket early in the second period, Jameson picked up his second foul and sat out the remainder of the first half.

  • Warriors thump Heritage

    By Greg Woods


    The Eminence Warriors traveled to Florence Thursday night and put the game against Heritage Academy out of reach in the first four minutes as they went on to an easy 60-17 win.

    The Warriors led 32-0 after the first period and then used the rest of the game to get experience for younger players. The Warriors outscored the Eagles 18-10 in the second period to lead by 40 at halftime. The second half was played with a running clock.

  • Wildcats on a roll with three...


    The Henry County Wildcats went into their final district-seeding contest with Gallatin County on Jan. 26 knowing that they had already sewn up a spot in the 2-3 seed game opposite of Owen County in the district tournament. But they still had plenty of motivation against their district rivals from Warsaw.

  • Lady Cats win two, lose two


    After a long layoff because of snow, the Henry County Lady Cats were back in action Jan. 26 at North Oldham High School where they came from behind to beat the Lady Mustangs, 49-44.

    The Lady Cats got off to a slow start after down time and trailed at the end of the first quarter, 12-9.

    Henry County continued to struggle to find a rhythm in the second quarter and trailed at halftime 22-17.

  • Warriors drop two vs. district...


    The Eminence Warriors hosted the Owen County Rebels Jan. 25 and fell to the 31st district power 96-67. The Rebels ran their district to 8-0 with the win and Eminence fell to 1-5 in district seeding games.

    Owen County opened with a 3-pointer just 23 seconds into the game but Eminence answered with the next four points on baskets by Dre Wright and Kemryn Jenkins.