Carroll County High School boys basketball and parent group will host a co-ed “Street Ball Show Down 3 On 3 Double Elimination Basketball Tournament.” There will be two tournament events, one for middle school-age athletes and adults and another for younger athletes.
The first event will be Saturday, Aug. 25, with first round of game starting at 9 a.m. There will be four divisions: Division 1 – 7th and 8th grade; Division 2 – 9th grade to 18 years of age; Division 3 - 19 years of age to 35; and Division 4 - 36 years old and up.
The Carroll County Yellow Jackets will have sign-ups July 26, July 31 and Aug. 2 from 6-7 p.m. at the County Park, on Hwy. 36. Any child ages 5-11 as of July can play. For information call Scott Rose (502) 525-7885 or George Hicks (502) 525-5629.
“Bad Brad” Keselowski celebrated his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quaker State 400 win at Kentucky Speedway Saturday by “Tebowing” in victory lane. The driver of Roger Penske’s No. 2 Miller Lite Dodge effected the kneel-down gesture made famous by famed NFL quarterback Tim Tebow after sealing a weekend of diversity with a 4.399-second victory over second-place Kasey Kahne in the No. 5 Quaker State Chevrolet owned by Hendrick Motorsports.
Babe Ruth, Major League and Minor League divisions held their championship games on June 23 at the American Legion Baseball Complex, located at Robert Westrick Memorial Park.
The Carroll County Orioles won the Minor League division championship. The Trimble County Twins won the Babe Ruth
division championship and The Owen County Athletics won the Majors division