Today's Sports

  • HCHS Soccer Senior Night
  • Wildcats lose heartbreaker to...


    The Henry County Wildcats soccer team capped off a tough week with a heartbreaking 3-2 loss to the Owen County Rebels Thursday night.

    The Wildcats possessed the ball and controlled the pace of the game in the first half and were able to capitalize on a penalty kick by Trevor Sanders to lead 1-0 at halftime.

    But the host Rebels came out strong in the second half and quickly got back into the game. They scored three goals in the first 20 minutes to lead 3-1 before Trevor Sanders netted another penalty kick to make it 3-2.

  • Lady Cats volleyball sweeps...


    The Henry County Lady Cats and Eminence Warriors met for their second match of the season in Eminence on Sept. 22 and the Lady Cats made a clean sweep of the rivalry with a 25-21, 25-16, 25-15 win. The Warriors fell to the Lady Cats three games to one earlier in the season at Henry County.

    Henry County jumped on top to start the first game. Kaylee Tingle had a kill for the first point followed by a service ace by Bri Fergerson to get HCHS rolling.

  • HC boys and girls 2nd in NCKC


    The Henry County boys and girls golf teams traveled to Bedford Sept. 22 to take part in the North Central Kentucky Conference golf championships.

    The young Wildcat squad got second place finishes from eighth-graders Isaac Klempner and Alex Hadden, who both shot 79, to fuel a second place team finish. Sophomore Luke Kent shot 89 and senior Jakob Beckley shot 92 for a 339 total. Will Peyton, a seventh-grader, shot 96 as Henry County’s fifth golfer.

  • HCHS girls soccer wins two


    The Henry County Lady Cats defeated district rivals Carroll County and Owen County last week and drew 1-1 with Walton-Verona as Rachel Vegh continued to pour in goals. Vegh had six goals against Carroll County, four against Owen and the big goal against Walton that kept the Lady Cats from losing that game.

    Over the last six games Vegh has scored 18 goals to average a hat trick per game.

    HCHS 11 Carroll Co. 0

  • Warriors clip Eagles, 36-24


    A week after costly mistakes led to a loss to Carroll County, the Eminence Warriors turned it around and took advantage of the Shawnee Eagles’ mistakes to win by two touchdowns Friday night.

    The Warriors started the game with a long drive from their own 26-yard line and got good running from all three running backs, Elijah Montero, Cameron Mathis and Cameron Capps, to move the ball steadily downfield. With 7:34 left in the opening period, Montero ran the ball in from 35 yards out to give the Warriors a 6-0 lead.

  • Wildcats tame Tigers, 28-7


    After a week off, the Henry County Wildcats traveled to Bardstown Friday night to take on the Bardstown Tigers in their first district game of the season and came away with a dominating win.

    The Wildcats got off to good start thanks to their defense. Ethan Tuggle scooped up a fumble and returned it 34 yards to give the Cats a 6-0 lead with about eight minutes left in the quarter.

  • Friends for Michael hold annual...

    The 19th annual Friends for Michael 5k run/walk was held Saturday at Henry County High School. Forty-four runners and walkers participated and David Palmer was the overall winner in a time of 18:38. The overall women’s winner was nine-year old Jenna McIntosh in a time of 25:20.

  • Sports Briefs

    Bengals down Raiders

    The Campbellsburg Bengals JV team defeated the Trimble County Raiders 31-13 Saturday to move to 6-0 on the season.

    Nathan Corum, who rushed for 168 yards and two touchdowns, led the Bengals offense. Ray Matthews also scored two touchdowns and Craig Cole scored on a conversion run.

    The offensive line of Wyatt Stivers, Vinny Linville, Kaleb Bullock, Lane Hancock, Alex Prewitt, Craig Cole and Bodey Lyons played well in the absence of starting quarterback Jordan King who broke his arm at school on Friday.

  • HCHS boys soccer falls to Rock...


    The Henry County Wildcats soccer team was back in action with three games last week after a long layoff.

    On Sept. 21 the Wildcats visited Carroll County and played the Panthers on their new turf field. The Panthers defeated the Wildcats 10-0.

    The Panthers went on the attack early and often to get four goals in the opening half.