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Today's Sports

  • EHS plays in Pineville toruney

    The Eminence Warriors opened the Pine Mountain Classic on Friday against Middlesboro and fell to the Yellowjackets 75-66.

    After getting off to a slow start that saw them fall behind 13-7 after one period, the Warriors fought back to within two points at 30-28 going into halftime by outscoring Middlesboro 21-17 in the second period.

  • Wildcats runner-up in H.C.I.T.

    The Henry County Wildcats hosted the Trimble County Raiders Thursday night in the first round of the Henry County Invitational Tournament and came away with a 17-point victory after a tough first half that saw the Raiders claw back to within striking distance on several occasions.

    But the Wildcats’ depth took a toll in the second half as the Raiders foul trouble and lack of depth began to show.

  • Lady Cats compete in Raceland...

    The Henry County Lady Cats found themselves in a huge hole to start the game against the host Raceland Lady Rams on Thursday night in the first round of the Ohio River Classic, but came back to get a hard-fought 40-38 win to advance to the semifinals of the winner’s bracket on Friday against Russell.

    “We looked like we hadn’t practiced in two days and then got on a bus and rode three hours,” said Coach Todd Gilley. “We had more turnovers than shot attempts in the first quarter. At one point in the second period we were down 15.”

  • Warriors get first win vs. Brown

    The Eminence Warriors girls’ basketball team won their first game of the season Friday against the Brown Lady Bears in the second round of the Beth Haven Holiday Classic.

    The Warriors overcame a short bench due the absence of three players for various reasons and pulled out a two-point victory, 30-28.

    The Warriors sealed the win when Emily Ethington hit two free throws with five seconds to go give the Warriors the lead. Brown could not answer those free throws in the final seconds and the Warriors’ young team celebrated a victory.

  • EHS holds football banquet

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    The Eminence Warriors held their annual football banquet Dec. 15 where awards for the season were announced.

    Award winners were as follows:

    PAC All-Conference-Shelby Armstrong, Marcus Garduno, Cornelius Sanford, Mitchell Golden, DeMarcus Bailey, Hayden Hoofman, Jalen Dixie, Trevor Payton.

    Academic First team- Cornelius Sanford

    PAC Best Defensive Back-Shelby Armstrong

    Middle School PAC All-Conference-Cameron Capps, Jacob Shaw

  • Henry County Youth Basketball...
  • Lady Cats claw their way past...

    The Henry County Lady Cats hosted the Carroll County Lady Panthers on Dec. 17 and used solid defense and good execution in the second and third quarters to pull out a 35-26 victory to improve to 5-1 on the season.

    The game started slowly for both teams as they probed their opponents’ defenses for openings. At the end of the first quarter the game was tied 6-6.

    The game opened up in the second quarter as the Cats began to find holes in the Lady Panthers’ zone defense.

  • Wildcats down Panthers

    The Henry County Wildcats got their sixth consecutive victory to start the season when they defeated the visiting Carroll County Panthers 61-47 on Dec. 17.

    The Wildcats broke open a close game in the third period and then extended the lead to as much as much as 19 points in the fourth period before clearing the bench as they got their third win against no defeats in district play this year.

  • Warriors compete in Berea Tourney

     

    The Eminence Warriors’ boys’ basketball team had a busy week with a game at Walton-Verona on Dec. 16 followed by four games in three days over the weekend in the Berea Invitational tournament.

    Rockcastle Co. 73 EHS 62

    On Dec. 19 the Warriors fell in the first game of the Berea Invitational to the Rockcastle County Rockets to fall to 1-4.

    The game opened with the Rockets taking a 16-15 lead after one period of play.

  • Warriors improve vs. Paris

    The Eminence Warriors girls’ basketball team hosted the Paris Lady Hounds on Saturday night and fell by 18 points 40-22. When the Warriors played the Lady Hounds to open the season, Paris came out on top 42-5. It was a marked offensive improvement for the Warriors who have struggled to find scoring all season.

    The game opened with Paris scoring the first nine points of the game but Brooklyn Moore scored inside late in the period to get the Warriors going.