High School Sports

  • Game over: Lady Panthers’ season ends in regional loss to Shelby Co.

    Shelby County’s full-court press proved too much to handle for Carroll County as the Lady Rockets defeated the Lady Panthers, 66-34, in the first round of the 8th Region Tournament Tuesday, March 3, hosted by Carroll County High School.

    Tied 11-11 after the first quarter, the Lady Panthers were held without a field goal in the second, going 3-6 from the free throw line, and found themselves in a 20-point hole at the half.

  • 2015 NCKC Honors

    Jackson “Boo” Donahue, Isaiah Hogan and Lauren Moore were named to the North Central Kentucky Conference 2014-2015 All Conference Team. 

  • Carroll drought leads to District championship loss, 62-35

    The Carroll County girls basketball team just could not find its shooting eye in Friday night’s 31st District championship loss to Gallatin County, 62-35.

    “We have been in every game this year until this one,” Carroll County head coach Paul Stone.

    Carroll had opportunities to score with good looks and open shots, but was unable to get the ball to go in the basket.

    “We had good looks tonight,” Stone said. “The girls just couldn’t get the ball to go in.”

  • Frosty shooting leads to district loss for Panthers

    Carroll County’s chances of advancing Monday in the 31st District Tournament, losing 48-34 to Henry County. The tournament was held at Eminence High School. The Wildcats advanced to play Owen County Wednesday, Feb. 25.

    The Panthers shot a bitter cold 25 percent from the field–32 percent from two-point range and 19 percent from beyond the arc. The boys attacked the Henry County zone, getting into the lane and finally drawing fouls in the second half, but shot below their average, 10-17 for 59 percent. 

  • Ladies defeat Owen to advance to district championship

    Carroll County outscored Owen County 13-4 in the fourth quarter to win, 32-22, in the 31st District Tournament Tuesday, Feb. 24, at Eminence High School. With the win, the Lady Panthers advance to the championship game at 7 p.m. Friday against Gallatin County, who defeated Henry County to reach the title game. Both Carroll and Gallatin also will play in the 8th Region Tournament held next week at Carroll County High School. The tournament bracket will be released Saturday. This will be the Lady Panthers’ first trip to the regional tournament since the 2009-2010 season.

  • Seniors honored
  • Demons on fire from 3-point, win 70-59 at Carroll’s homecoming

    Williamstown Lady Demon’s three-point barrage in the second half was too much for the Carroll County Lady Panthers as they came up short homecoming night, 70-59.

    In a back and forth first half, Carroll led at the end of the first quarter 14-13 and the game was tied at the half, 25-25.

    Carroll County’s Haley Dermon scored eight of her team high 23 points in the first quarter. Dermon added four more points in the second quarter as Miranda Groseclose chipped in nine points in the half.

  • 2015 Panthers Royalty
  • Undefeated
  • Late rally helps lift Panthers to homecoming win

    Carroll County (10-14) held off a furious fourth quarter rally by Williamstown (6-18) to claim a 56-50 victory in the boys’ game of the homecoming boy-girl double header.

    “We were much better tonight at the end of the game,” Carroll County head coach Carroll Yager said.

    “We have had trouble finishing games this year,” Yager said.