High School Sports

  • Ray expects baseball Panthers to continue being competitive

    Carroll County High School baseball team kicks off its season with a three-game home stand with a March 15, contest against North Oldham, followed by Bishop Brossart on March 19, and the first game of district play against Owen County on March 22.

    “We will find out something about ourselves in a hurry this year,” head coach Jimmy Ray said. “I feel this is the toughest schedule I have put together but how hard it will be is weather dependant. The rain will dictate who we play.”

  • Wildcats stop Carroll County in 31st District opener

    Neck-and-neck through the first half, Henry County went on a short spurt in the beginning of the third quarter and broke the game open in the fourth to advance in the 31st District Tournament, defeating Carroll County 72-54 Feb. 24, at Gallatin County High School.

  • Panthers pull out senior night win

    A brief second quarter run and clutch fourth-quarter free throws were the difference in Carroll County’s senior night win over Walton-Verona, 60-57.

    “That’s a good win,” head coach Brian Crank said. “… We didn’t shoot the ball well and we still scored a lot of points against them and they play good defense; that’s what they’re known for. We came out and just competed and competed and competed.”

  • Lady Panthers battle, fall just short in districts

    The Carroll County Lady Panthers gave the Gallatin County Lady Wildcats a serious run for their money in the 31st District Tournament Tuesday night. Carroll led much of the night, and the teams were knotted at 39 with less than three minutes to go. But turnovers were the ultimate deciding factor, as Carroll turned it over on the next three trips down the floor, and Gallatin went on a 6-0 run. The Lady Wildcats won the game, 47-41. They will take on Owen County in the 31st District Championship Friday night.

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  • Lady Panthers fall to Walton-Verona on senior night

    Senior night for the Carroll County Lady Panthers did not start off the way head coach Paul Stone wanted as the Walton-Verona Lady Bearcats defeated Carroll 60-35.

    “We got off to a slow start and struggled offensively,” Stone said. “I also did a lot of subbing and I felt that hurt our in-game chemistry as I ended up with combinations on the floor that have not played together very much.”

  • Boys fall to Williamstown, defeat Bellevue, Collegiate

    Carroll County boys’ basketball hit the road for a series of three games before concluding the regular season with a boy/girl double header against Walton-Verona Friday night, Feb.19.  Ten seniors will play their last home games for Carroll County. The girls will play at 6 p.m., followed by the boys at 8 p.m.

    Carroll traveled to Williamstown Friday night, Feb. 12, and came home with a 74-53 loss.

  • Panthers fight hard, but fall in overtime to Anderson

    Fans at the Carroll and Anderson boys’ basketball game Feb. 9, definitely got their monies worth, as the two teams battled throughout and took the contest into overtime. Unfortunately for the home team, the Panthers only managed two points in the extra period, outscored 11-2, to lose 87-78.

    Carroll head coach Brian Crank was proud of his team’s effort against a good Bearcats team.

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  • Ladies defeat North Oldham, 58-55

    The Carroll County Lady Panthers won their third game in a row with a 58-55 victory over the North Oldham Lady Mustangs.

    Carroll led 35-20 at the half and made free throws late in the fourth quarter to hold on for the win.   North Oldham cut 11 points off the lead in the third quarter as Carroll only managed eight points in the quarter.