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High School Sports

  • Lady Panthers win district title, host regional

    The Carroll County Lady Panthers played with passion and swept Henry County 3-0 (25-12, 25-18, 25-16) to win the 31st District championship Oct. 23. For the first time in school history, Carroll County will host the 8th Region volleyball tournament. The Lady Panthers will play Tuesday, Oct. 28, against North Oldham.

  • Panthers defeat Raiders with last-second score

    By TODD POLLOCK

    Landmark News Service

    Carroll County put a damper on Trimble County’s Homecoming night, winning on a last-second quarterback sneak by junior Cameron Rose to win the game, 34-30.

    Carroll County’s defensive line held strong against host Trimble County to force the Raiders to give up the ball on downs on their last possession of the game. Trailing 30-28, the Panthers used the final two minutes of the game to drive into scoring position and win the game.

  • Season ends at Regionals for Lady Panthers volleyball team

    Unfortunately for the Lady Panthers volleyball team, they will have to wait until next year for another shot at their first 8th Region win. Carroll County lost 3-0 to Oldham County in the opening round Tuesday, Oct. 28, at Carrollton.

    The Lady Colonels shell shocked the Lady Panthers in game one, running away with a 25-5 win. The Lady Panthers recovered in game two, but could not take advantage of their opportunities, falling 25-15. Oldham County took game three 25-9 for the sweep.

  • Three-Peat: Panthers soccer wins 31st District title

    Three. That was the magic number for the Carroll County boys soccer team Thursday, Oct. 16, at Gallatin County.

    Three goals by junior Alex Burns led to a 3-1 victory for the Panthers, the third win this season over Henry County, good enough for Carroll’s third straight 31st District Championship.

  • Panthers football falls in tight game on senior night

    The Carroll County Panthers football team suffered a devastating loss Friday night, losing 43-39 to Owen County. It was Senior Night for Carroll’s class of 2015: Devin Dermon, Ramsey Gordon, Caleb Guenthner, Damien Hedger, Caleb McCarty and Tae Mumphrey.

    “Just a tough loss, it’s a real tough loss,” head coach Mike Weedman said. “I thought we were one stop away in the second half from getting the win, and we just couldn’t get that stop.

  • Volleyball sends five seniors out with win

    Carroll County volleyball seniors Kelly Layton, Stevie Ogburn, Destiny Osborne, Karly Prosser and Sabrina Young ended their regular season high school careers with a win Thursday on senior night. The Lady Panthers beat Lloyd Memorial, 3-1, avenging a season-opening 2-0 loss to the Lady Juggernauts. Ogburn did not play in that contest. 

  • Aguazul, Dermon named to NCKC team

    Guillermo Aguazul and Haley Dermon were named to the NCKC All-Conference Team. The meet was held Oct. 14, at Walton-Verona. Walton-Verona had the best team scores for both boys and girls.

  • Soccer season ends with Regional loss

    The Carroll County boys soccer team had high hopes that this would finally be the year they would break out and win their first 8th Region tournament game. Unfortunately, they will have to wait until next year to get another shot at it.

    The Panthers lost 5-0 to defending Regional Champion North Oldham Monday, Oct. 20, at the Shelby County Soccer Complex.

  • Win and advance: Carroll volleyball beats Gallatin, 3-1

    The Gallatin County volleyball team put up a fight on their home court, but ultimately the top-seeded Carroll County Lady Panthers prevailed, winning 3-1 (25-16, 19-25, 27-25, 27-25), in the 31st District Tournament Tuesday, Oct. 21.

    Carroll County will take on Henry County in the championship game at 7 p.m. Thursday at Gallatin County. Both teams also are guaranteed a game next week in the 8th Region Tournament.

  • Tennis fundraiser

    Carroll County High School will host a tennis tournament Oct. 24-26, at the county park. Cost is $10 per person for singles and $5 per person for doubles. There will be mixed doubles play if enough people sign up. There will be three age categories: middle school,  high school and adult.

    To sign up, contact CCHS tennis head coach Juan Fernandez by calling (859) 240-1462 or emailing at juanm.fernandez@ge.com, or pick up a form at the high school.