http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sports/rss.xml en Undefeated http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/undefeated <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cac_gjv_5550.jpg" alt="Christian Academy of Carrollton’s girls basketball team was undefeated this season, a perfect 12-0. The team was honored at a schoolwide ceremony Feb. 13, where the players, coach and mascot cut down pieces of the net on their home floor. Pictured from left: Head coach Chasity Lowrance-Riley, Coach Michaela Frey, Jaydin Spencer, Charityn Marsh, Abby Lusk, Megan Green, Jessica Kamphouse, Kristy Hoff, Gabby Kamphouse, Michaela Bales and mascot Michael Riley." title="Christian Academy of Carrollton’s girls basketball team was undefeated this season, a perfect 12-0. The team was honored at a schoolwide ceremony Feb. 13, where the players, coach and mascot cut down pieces of the net on their home floor. Pictured from left: Head coach Chasity Lowrance-Riley, Coach Michaela Frey, Jaydin Spencer, Charityn Marsh, Abby Lusk, Megan Green, Jessica Kamphouse, Kristy Hoff, Gabby Kamphouse, Michaela Bales and mascot Michael Riley." align="left" hspace="6" /> Demons on fire from 3-point, win 70-59 at Carroll’s homecoming http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/demons-fire-3-point-win-70-59-carroll%E2%80%99s-homecoming <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/ccgb_wt_5715.jpg" alt="Haley Dermon led the Lady Panthers with 23 points against Williamstown Feb. 13." title="Haley Dermon led the Lady Panthers with 23 points against Williamstown Feb. 13." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Williamstown Lady Demon&rsquo;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.</p> <p> 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.</p> <p> Carroll County&rsquo;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.</p> Late rally helps lift Panthers to homecoming win http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/late-rally-helps-lift-panthers-homecoming-win <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/ccbb_wt_5641edit.jpg" alt="Tyler Stewart drove the basket during the first half against Williamstown Friday. He scored 12 points for the Panthers." title="Tyler Stewart drove the basket during the first half against Williamstown Friday. He scored 12 points for the Panthers." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Carroll County (10-14) held off a furious fourth quarter rally by Williamstown (6-18) to claim a 56-50 victory in the boys&rsquo; game of the homecoming boy-girl double header.</p> <p> &ldquo;We were much better tonight at the end of the game,&rdquo; Carroll County head coach Carroll Yager said.</p> <p> &ldquo;We have had trouble finishing games this year,&rdquo; Yager said.</p> Carroll comes back in 4Q, but not enough to win over Bellevue http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/carroll-comes-back-4q-not-enough-win-over-bellevue <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/crank_am1a7166.jpg" alt="Austin Crank battled through an illness to play Saturday against Bellevue. He finished the game with six points." title="Austin Crank battled through an illness to play Saturday against Bellevue. He finished the game with six points." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> NCKC Player of the Week: Feb. 8-14, 2015 http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/nckc-player-week-feb-8-14-2015 <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/mirandaam1a6100.jpg" alt="Carroll County’s Miranda Groseclose was named North Central Kentucky Conference Player of the Week for Feb. 8-14. She averaged 18 points, six rebounds, one assist and one steal per game. She shot 60 percent from the floor and 80 percent from the free throw line. " title="Carroll County’s Miranda Groseclose was named North Central Kentucky Conference Player of the Week for Feb. 8-14. She averaged 18 points, six rebounds, one assist and one steal per game. She shot 60 percent from the floor and 80 percent from the free throw line. " align="left" hspace="6" /> Ladies defeat Owen to advance to district championship http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/ladies-defeat-owen-advance-district-championship <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/lm_am1a8043.jpg" alt="Senior Lauren Moore led the Lady Panthers with 11 points in their win over Owen County Feb. 24, in the 31st District Tournament." title="Senior Lauren Moore led the Lady Panthers with 11 points in their win over Owen County Feb. 24, in the 31st District Tournament." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> 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&rsquo; first trip to the regional tournament since the 2009-2010 season.</p> Frosty shooting leads to district loss for Panthers http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/frosty-shooting-leads-district-loss-panthers <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/coach_am1a7957.jpg" alt="Head coach Carroll Yager hangs his head in disappointment as the Panthers’ season ends with a loss to Henry County in the 31st District Tournament. " title="Head coach Carroll Yager hangs his head in disappointment as the Panthers’ season ends with a loss to Henry County in the 31st District Tournament. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Carroll County&rsquo;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.</p> <p> The Panthers shot a bitter cold 25 percent from the field&ndash;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.&nbsp;</p> Seniors honored http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/seniors-honored <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/laurensenior-img_7219.jpg" alt="several senior night games were canceled last week, including Carroll County’s game against Walton-Verona Feb. 20. Eminence High School honored all of the 31st District seniors before their respective games at the district tournament. Pictured is Carroll County senior Lauren Moore." title="several senior night games were canceled last week, including Carroll County’s game against Walton-Verona Feb. 20. Eminence High School honored all of the 31st District seniors before their respective games at the district tournament. Pictured is Carroll County senior Lauren Moore." align="left" hspace="6" />