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High School Sports

  • Baseball and tennis fundraiser

    Carroll County High School baseball and tennis teams will hold a chili dinner and a dessert auction as a fundraiser on March 27 from 1-3 p.m.

    The cost is $5 for the dinner at the Family Worship Center located across from Kroger on Hwy. 227.

    For more information, contact Family Worship Center at (502) 732-5418.

  • Wise named preseason All-State

    Carroll County High School senior Zach Wise is one of 56 players in the state selected to the Kentucky High School Baseball Coaches Association’s preseason All-State team.

    “Zach Wise is a special player. To my knowledge, the first ever pre-season All-State (from Carroll County),” head coach Jay Jones said.

  • Experience on doubles teams a major factor for Lady Panthers

    After losing four of seven starters from last year’s team that finished 7-4, including the top three singles players and half of the No. 1 doubles team, it is understandable to consider the following season a “rebuilding” year. However Carroll County girls’ tennis head coach Larry Morgan is optimistic about the 2011 season.

    “I think we’ll be very competitive with the local teams, and as the year goes on, we’ll get better and better,” he said.

  • New leadership brings change for Lady Panthers’ team

    Change is the keyword to the start of the 2011 season for the Lady Panthers’ softball team. Under the direction of new head coach Ken Blair, a former baseball coach, the team is making adjustments to all aspects of its game and strategy.

  • Baseball Panthers look to repeat last season’s success

    Losing 10 seniors in one year should be devastating to a program the following year in any sport. That would especially be true for a group that played a large part in the team finishing 20-11 and winning the “triple crown” — All-A tournament, the conference tournament and the district tournament.

    However, talk to Carroll County High School baseball head coach Jay Jones, and you will find that he’s not concerned.

  • Track and field sees return of pole vault for 2011

    The News-Democrat
    The return of the pole vault event and the creation of an elementary school squad are two new changes this year for the Carroll County High School track and field team.

  • Boys tennis home opener set for March 22

    The News-Democrat

    Youthful experience is the key to success for the Panthers’ tennis team this upcoming season. The team lost just one senior last year and returns their number one and two singles players — freshman Raven Powers and sophomore Josh McCarty — and one-half of the number one doubles pair — sophomore Brandon Stewart.

  • CAC girls win final game of season
  • BASKETBALL CHAMPS
  • Lady Panthers’ regionals streak ends with 51-40 loss

    The News-Democrat
    The Lady Panthers “didn’t play well enough to win” against the Lady Wildcats of Gallatin County, losing 51-40 in the first round of the 31st District tournament Tuesday, held at Henry County High School. This ends their streak of seven straight years the team has won their first-round game and thereby played in the 8th Region tournament.