Today's Sports

  • Lady Cats lose to Spencer,...


    The Henry County Lady Cats soccer team opened the season at Spencer County Aug. 16 and lost to the Lady Bears 7-1.

    With most of last year’s team gone due to graduation, the Lady Cats were overwhelmed early as Spencer County scored three goals in the first half. They quickly added another goal to open the scoring in the second half before the Lady Cats’ Megan Abney scored on a direct free kick to make it 4-1.

  • HCHS volleyball drops two matches


    The Henry County Lady Cats opened their season at home Aug. 16 against Collins and fell to the taller and more experienced Lady Titans in two sets, 25-10, 25-11.

    Collins got out to a 7-1 lead and continued to build on that lead early as they had several kills against the smaller Lady Cats.

  • Sarah Moore Rankin cherishes HC...


    Sarah Moore Rankin stayed busy in high school as an all-around athlete who competed in four sports as a senior.

    Rankin was a five-time state qualifier in the 100-meter hurdles. She also qualified for the state meet three times in the 300-meter hurdles and once each in the pole vault and as a member of the 4x200 relay team.

    In the fall she was a member of the varsity cross country team for five years and qualified with the team for the state meet three times.

  • HC boys take two matches


    The Henry County Wildcat golf team had a good second week of the season with two wins in dual matches over Walton-Verona and Trimble County.

    The Wildcats traveled to Sugar Bay Golf Course in Warsaw to take on Walton-Verona Aug. 10 and came away with a 162 to 179 win.

    Alex Hadden led the way with an even-par 36. Isaac Klempner was right behind with a 37 in the nine-hole match.

  • Lady Cat golfers win


    The Henry County Lady Cats golf team defeated the Trimble County Lady Raiders 204-211 in a match at Cardinal Hills in Bedford last Thursday. The Lady Cats got the win despite playing without their top golfer Maddie Hensley.

    Senior Bayleigh Boyer led the way with a 43 in the nine-hole match. Sophomore Nikki Perkinson shot 45, freshman Hannah Marowelli carded a 54 and seventh-grader Carleigh Peyton shot 62.

  • Age is just a number to some...

    As I approach my 55th birthday (which I feel with every bone, muscle and ligament in my body) it is reassuring to see so many “senior” Olympians doing well in the Rio Games.

  • Warriors win scrimmage


    The Eminence Warriors hosted Pendleton County Friday night in a preseason scrimmage and came away with a 22-7 win.

    Pendleton County, a Class 3A school, had 179 yard rushing and 32 yards passing. The Warriors had five sacks two fumble recoveries and an interception.

    Offensively the Warriors ran for 316 yards and threw for 18 yards.

    Cameron Mathis had two touchdown runs of 27 and 63 yards respectively and Cameron Capps had a touchdown run of three yards. Elijah Armstrong ran in two 2-point conversions.

  • Henry County Lady Cats...

    Q and A with Coach Kara Capps

    Who are some of your top returning players and why?

    Coach Mathis and I are excited to see all familiar faces returning to our team, this season. Many of the girls continued to build their skills and game over the off-season with club ball; therefore, the girls will be returning to the team with many positive contributions.  

  • Eminence Warriors Volleyball Team

    Q and A with Coach Savannah Bramblett

    Who are some of your top returning players and why?

    Sarah Bryant, Keliegh Byers, Daphna Dale, Jo Scott, Alexia Casillas and Ruthie Satterly are all top returning players because they are good leaders and all-around good athletes.

    Who are some new faces on your team that have a chance top make an impact?

  • Wildcat golfers open at Shelby...

    The Henry County Wildcats opened their 2016 regular season with a strong showing at the Shelby County Invitational at Weissinger Hills golf course in Shelbyville Aug. 1.

    Alex Hadden led the way for the Wildcats with a score of 77, which was good for a top-ten finish.