Today's Sports

  • June 4 golf scramble to benefit...

    The Panther Hoop Club is hosting a golf scramble on Saturday, June 4 at Fairway Golf Course in Wheatley, Ky. Proceeds will benefit the Lady Panther basketball program.

    The shotgun start is at 2:30 p.m. The cost is $40 per player, with a discount available for Fairway Golf Club members. There will be four players per team.

    There will be prizes for the winners, and food and drinks provided after the round. A longest drive contest and a closest to the hole on Par 3’s contest also will be held.

  • Zach Wise wins conference,...

    Zach Wise was named the 2011 NCKC player of the year and the 31st District player of the year, head coach Jay Jones announced.

    All of the awards were voted on by conference and district coaches. NCKC players were ranked 1-12 with 12 being the highest rating, and coaches were not allowed to vote for their own players.

    Dillon Craig and Tyler Gross were also voted on to the NCKC All-Conference team.

    The following players were voted on to the 31st All-District team: Wise, Craig, Gross, Ethan Stewart, Derek Williams and Brady Hill.

  • Carroll defeats Gallatin in...

    It took two days to accomplish, but once the storm clouds rolled away, the Carroll County Panthers (19-9) emerged victorious over the Gallatin County Wildcats (3-21) 11-0 in the first round of the 31st District tournament on Tuesday May 24. The Panthers were leading 8-0 in the bottom of the sixth inning when Zach Wise hit a three-run walk-off homerun over the fence in right-center field to end the game by run-rule. With the win, the Panthers automatically qualify to play in the 8th Region tournament at Simon Kenton High School.

  • Softball falls to Gallatin in...

    The season ended in the district tournament for the Lady Panther softball team as they lost 11-5 to the Gallatin County Lady Wildcats on Tuesday May 24.

    The teams were able to get through four complete innings the day before and were in the top of the fifth when heavy storms delayed the game to Tuesday.

    While they notched 11 hits to Gallatin’s 13 in the game, errors and a six-run third inning by the Lady Wildcats foiled their plan for a comeback.

  • CCHS baseball season ends with...

    After jumping out to a 2-0 advantage, the Carroll baseball team surrendered their lead in the bottom of the fifth and ultimately lost 5-3 to host Simon Kenton in the opening round of the 8th Region tournament Monday.

  • 2011 Baseball seniors
  • Panthers’ results from NCKC...

    The boys’ tennis team tied Gallatin County in total scores, but Gallatin did not want to play a tiebreaker, giving Carroll the win in the first NCKC tournament championship.

    Raven Powers had very solid movement of the ball and took control in all of his games, head coach Juan Fernandez said. Powers had a good tournament and did not drop a set throughout the tournament. He defeated No. 1 singles for Walton-Verona, Peter Lussi; No. 1 singles for Gallatin County, Joseph Ackermann; and No. 2 singles for Gallatin County, Joseph Mullins.

  • Softball falls short on senior...

    The Lady Panthers were a hit or a passed ball away from securing a senior night victory over the visiting Lady Dragons. Unfortunately, it was not meant to be, as Carroll (5-19) fell to South Oldham (18-13) 4-3 Friday.

    The Lady Panthers struggled with passed balls all evening, as all four runs were unearned.

  • Track briefs - May 25, 2011

    Panthers add to number qualifying for state

    With the completion of the final 3 Class A Regional Meets last weekend, the Panthers found out that three more of their events qualified for the State Track and Field Meet this Friday May 27 at the University of Louisville. Those qualifying are Evan Mefford in the 300 meter hurdles; the 4x100 meter relay team of Ben Newby, Brody Newby, Ben Schirmer and Tyler Grant; and Destiny Tingle in the girls pole vault. This brings the total number of state qualifiers from Carroll County High School to 11 individuals.

  • 2011 CCHS Volleyball camp

    The Carroll County High School volleyball team is hosting camp June 20-22 from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for incoming fourth graders and up at the high school gym.

    The pre-registration cost is $50 for all three days if received by June 12 or $60 at the door ($20 per day). Pre-registration information may be mailed to the high school at 1706 Highland Avenue, Attention: Kristen Arbinger, Volleyball.