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High School Sports

  • Volleyball defeats Gallatin, falls to Trimble

    The Lady Panthers volleyball team defeated Gallatin County, but fell to Trimble County in the 8th Region All A tournament, held Saturday at Owen County.

    Senior Brittany Yocum and junior Stevie Ogburn were named to the 8th Region All A Tournament team.

    Carroll beat Gallatin, 25-9, 25-17. Junior Karly Prosser led the Lady Panthers with four digs and four aces in game one. In game two, Yocum led the team in digs with five.

    The Lady Raiders defeated Eminence, 2-1, in game one to meet Carroll in the second round.

  • Boys golf places 4th in All A tourney

    Carroll County High School’s boys golf team competed in the Class A Tournament Aug. 27, at Sugar Bay Golf Course in Gallatin County. The Panthers finished in fourth place.

    Levi Stephenson and Clint Burgess tied at 86, followed by Blake Belcher, 90; Justin Ray, 92; and Chase Hartman, 93.

    Head coach Josh Mefford said the team played very well. The competition was good this year, with five players shooting in the 70s, he said.

  • Soccer teams compete at All-A; boys third in Two Rivers tourney

    Carroll County soccer teams fall in All A

    Panthers soccer was one-and-done in this year’s 8th Region All A Classic, as both the girls and boys teams lost to Walton-Verona Thursday, Sept. 5.

    The girls lost 3-0, but head coach Greg Damron said he could not be any happier with his team. They played together as a unit and was able to hold a conference powerhouse to three goals, he said.

  • Gridiron Panthers fall 38-33 on the road

    Despite a late-game comeback, the football Panthers were not able to convert on a 1st and goal in the waning seconds of the game Friday, losing 38-33 to Moore High School in Louisville. Carroll County is now 1-2 in the young 2013 season, the first time this group of seniors has been below .500 in their careers.

    But head coach Mike Weedman said the group has remained very positive and eager to learn and improve. “I’m just really pleased with their overall attitude,” he said.

  • Girls soccer shuts out Southern 10-0

    The Lady Panthers soccer team saw just how far they have come over the past four years Wednesday night, beating Southern High School of Louisville, 10-0. Southern is a young program that featured only a few players with soccer experience.

  • Volleyball defeats Bellevue, 3-1

    The Lady Panthers fell behind early, but made up for it in the end, defeating Bellevue, 3-1, on Tuesday, Sept. 3.

    Similar to the other games in this early season, Carroll County got off to a slow start in game one, down 12-7. The girls battled back toward the end, but could not overcome the margin, falling 25-23.

  • Loss to North Oldham one to grow on for Panthers

    Carroll County suffered its first loss of the season at the hands of top-25 team North Oldham, 8-1, Tuesday, Aug. 27.

    The Mustangs (5-0) led 4-1 at halftime, but the Panthers stepped up their defense in the second half. Good overall defense and multiple diving saves from sophomore keeper Cody Damron kept the Mustangs out until the 33rd minute when head coach Ben Crutcher began making substitutions.

  • Lady Panthers golf | Sept. 4, 2013

    Carroll golf competes at Class A tourney

    The Lady Panthers shot a team score of 440 in the Class A Tournament, held Aug. 27 at Sugar Bay.

    Hannah McMahan led the team with a 97, followed by Jadyn Bailey, 104; Ciara Hamilton, 117; Natalie Bennett, 122; and Chasity Taylor, 124.

    The boys golf team also competed in the Class A, but results were unavailable by press time.

     

    Bailey leads ladies in match

  • Girls soccer falls to Owen, 2-0

    The Lady Panthers came out on the losing end Wednesday, Aug. 28, against a very evenly matched Lady Rebel squad. Both teams took 12 shots on goal. The difference? The Owen keeper had seven saves, compared to five saves for Carroll senior keeper Nicki States, resulting in a final score of 2-0 in favor of the Lady Rebels.

  • Carroll loses 14-7 to Henry in home opener Friday

    It was a grind between the numbers for almost three quarters in Friday night’s clash between the Carroll County Panthers and the Henry County Wildcats. However, it was ultimately big plays and unlucky breaks that led to a 14-7 home-opening loss for the Panthers.

    After addressing the team, head coach Mike Weedman took a few minutes to himself, hugging his wife and children and collecting his thoughts. When asked why this loss hurt so much, he said it is because this group of players have worked so hard as a team.