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Today's Sports

  • Lady Cats defeat Lady Raiders, 2...

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    The Henry County Lady Cats hosted Walton-Verona Aug. 28 and fell to the Lady Bearcats 25-8, 25-19.

    The Lady Cats fell behind 9-1 and could never work their way back into the first set as Walton dominated at the net and took advantage of Henry County errors.

    The Lady Cats fell into a 6-1 hole in the second set but were able to get a kill by Kaylee Tingle to stop the run from getting worse. After Henry County pulled within three at 6-3, Walton went on an 8-2 run to lead 14-5.

  • Hensley takes 2nd in Hilan...

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    The Henry County Lady Cats competed in the Gene Hilan Invitational at Juniper Hills Golf Course in Frankfort over the weekend and Maddie Hensley shot a two-over 74 to take second place

    Nikki Perkinson shot 90, Carleigh Peyton shot 110 and Hannah Marowelli shot 136 to give the Lady Cats a total of 410.

    Scott County shot 316 to win the tournament. Rylea Marcum of Scott County took individual honors with a 71.

  • Warriors compete in Rocket...

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    The Eminence Warriors cross country team traveled to Shelbyville Saturday for the Shelby County Invitational.

    Bryce Sipes led the varsity boys team with a time of 23:40. Kody Cravens finished the 5-kilometer course in 26:16. In the middle school girls race Sofia Luchini finished the 3-kilometer course in 14:55 while Christian Goldey finished the boys middle school race in 13:09.

  • EHS Warriors batter Berea...

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    The Eminence Warriors opened their home schedule with an eight touchdown romp over Berea Friday night to go to 2-0 on the season. 

    The Warriors fumbled away their first possession on a punt return that gave Berea good field position at the Warriors’ 15-yard line. But the EHS defense pushed the Pirates offense back and they finally got to run their offense after most of the first period had passed.

  • Lady Cats improve to 3-0

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    The Henry County Lady Cats moved to 3-0 on the season with two dominating performances last week.

    After having two games cancelled by the threat of severe weather, the Lady Cats were anxious to build on the momentum of a season opening 5-2 win over Spencer County when they took on Holy Cross at home Thursday night.

  • Wildcats fall to Panthers

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    The Henry County Wildcats faced an uphill struggle all night when they traveled to Carrollton Friday night to take on the Carroll County Panthers. Henry County’s inability to hold on to the football cost them repeatedly and in the end turned a close game into 41-24 defeat.

    The Wildcats trailed 20-18 after Tyler Raisor threw a 14-yard touchdown pass to Zack Foree with 1:46 left in the third period.

  • HCHS defeats Owen, 3-0, in first...

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    The Henry County Lady Cats hosted Owen County in their first district seeding matchup of the year and came away with a 3-0 win over the Lady Rebels.

    The Lady cats fell behind 4-1 in the first set before HCHS Coach Kara Capps called an early timeout. The timeout temporarily halted Owen’s momentum as Henry County scored the next two points.

  • Bengals sweep Chiefs in HCYFL

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    The Campbellsburg Bengals junior varsity defeated the New Castle Chiefs in a Henry County Youth Football League Saturday by a score of 31-0.

  • Warriors lose to Walton-verona

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    The Eminence Warriors hosted Walton-Verona Aug. 21 and got off to a slow start that put them in a hole they could never crawl out of.

    The Bearcats got out to a 16-3 lead in the first game and cruised to a 25-7 win the first set.

    The Warriors kept it close through the early going of the second set and led 3-2 after a Walton hitting error.

    But Walton scored eight straight points to take an 11-3 lead before the Warriors finally halted the big run.

  • HCHS, EHS compete at Trimble Co.

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    The Henry County Wildcats and Eminence Warriors started off their cross country seasons at Trimble County’s Backwoods Invitational Saturday.

    Keegan Kurtz led the Henry County boys team with a 14th place finish in a time of 19:33. Avery Stivers was next to cross the line for the Wildcats in 38th place with a time of 21:41. Jackson Fischer finished 41st with a time of 22:02, Ryan Phillips finished in 22:39 and John Fischer finished in 23:11.