Today's Sports

  • Lady Cats nipped by Lady Braves

    As 31st District champions, the Henry County Lady Cat soccer team hosted the Grant County Lady Braves on October 20 in the first round of the 8th Region tournament. The Lady Cats came out and gave a strong performance against a team that had beaten them 4-1 earlier in the season, but eventually fell 2-1.

    Neither team created many chances during the opening 10 minutes but with 28:22 remaining in the half, the Lady Cats struck first.

  • Lady Cats season cut short by...

    The Henry County Lady Cats’ season ended Oct. 22 when they traveled to Eminence to play the Carroll County Lady Panthers in the first round of the 31st District tournament.

    The Lady Panthers prevailed in four games, 25-22, 25-23, 20-25, 25-21 in a contest that was close throughout.

    In the first game, both teams started with a case of opening-round nerves as neither team could string together a rally. Hitting errors and service errors marred the start as both teams struggled to get in a rhythm.

  • Wildcats fall to Dragons

    The Henry County Wildcat soccer team traveled to Crestwood on Oct. 20 for their first appearance in the 8th Region Tournament and fell to the South Oldham Dragons, 9-0.

    The Cats held the Dragon in check for the first 15 minutes of the game but then South Oldham poured on the goals, scoring four in quick succession.

    Before the half had ended, the Dragons were up 7-0.

    “They just had too much speed,” coach Bobby Jameson said. “There was a huge speed gap between the two teams.

  • Sports Brief- Henry County Youth...

    Henry County Youth Basketball sign-ups will be from 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Henry County High School gym. Students in kindergarten through 6th grade are eligible. For more information contact William Peyton at 502-321-7776.

  • EHS Student Athlete of the Week-...

    Daphna is a freshman on the Warriors volleyball and softball teams.

    Parents Stephanie and William Dale.

    What do you do for fun?

    Hang out with friends and being with my family.

    How about school clubs?


    Favorite school subject and why:

    Algebra because everything comes easy to me and I like math a lot.

    Favorite TV shows:

    Friday the 13th.

    Favorite Movie:

    The Blindside.

    Favorite music style/artist:

    Country/Brantley Gilbert.

  • HCHS Student Athlete of the Week...

    Chris is a senior on the Cats’ soccer team.

    Parents Kevin and Missy Redmond.

    What do you do for fun?

    Hang out with friends.

    How about school clubs?

    Beta, National Honor Society, FCA and TSA.

    Favorite school subject and why:

    Math because I’m really good at it.

    Favorite TV shows:

    The Walking Dead.

    Favorite Movie:

    I like action movies.

    Favorite music style/artist:

    Rock/ I like all sorts of rock music.

    Favorite food:

  • Wildcats going to regional...

    The Henry County Wildcats’ boys soccer team made history last week when they qualified for the 8th Region Tournament for the first time.

    The Cats did so in nerve-wracking fashion against Owen County on Oct. 15. After taking the lead and dominating possession for most of the first half, the Cats allowed two quick goals right before halftime to find themselves down to the Owen County Rebels.

  • Lady Cats win first title

    The Henry County Lady Cats brought home the team’s first district championship last week in thrilling fashion, defeating the Gallatin County Lady Wildcats on penalty kicks in the finals.

    The game started with neither team getting a clear advantage in play as both teams cut off attacks midfield before they could develop.

    Rachel Vegh had a shot on goal from long range stopped by the goal keeper early and Sophie Hughes made an easy save for the Cats a minute later.

  • Cats fall to Central 21-0

    The Henry County Wildcats traveled to Louisville Friday night to take on the Central High School Yellowjackets.

    The Cats played tough defense most of the night but fell victim to a handful of big plays and lost 21-0.

    Central’s first score came with 5:23 left in the first half on a 2-yard-run, which was set up by a long pass into the red zone on an earlier play. The extra-point kick made it 7-0.

    Three minutes later, the Yellowjackets struck again via the long ball when they hit for a 50-yard touchdown pass with 2:23 left in the opening period.

  • Wounded Warriors lose to Paris

    For the third straight game, the Eminence Warriors opened with a scoring drive.

    It was a promising start against the Paris Greyhounds, but injuries plagued the Warriors in the game, and they fell

    The score came on a 65-yard-run by Shelby Armstrong the Warriors’ dual-purpose running back/linebacker who came into the game averaging well over 100 rushing yards per game.