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Today's Sports

  • CAC win
  • Carroll harriers scramble in two...

    Carroll County High School hosted the Carroll County Invitational cross country meet last week. Lady Panthers runners finished fourth overall in the event. Carroll finished sixth in the boys’ meet.

    Times for Carroll’s girls were: Brittany Arvin finished 16th with a time of 24:02.6; Kirsten Arvin, 24:05.1, 17th; Mary Hill, 25:46.3, 20th; Sydney Brewer, 25:52.6, 21st; Mikaila Woods, 26:03.0, 22nd; and Kimberly Ketterer, 29:23.7, 25th.  Andrea Hardesty had a time of 31:21.6, while sophomore Ana Jimenez Luttrell ran the course in 31:23.0.

  • Carroll volleyball season ends...

    The Carroll County Lady Panthers were eliminated from 29th District volleyball action by host school North Oldham by scores of 25-10 and 25-7 during the semifinal round last week. Carroll County’s season ends at 15-12. Senior Katerina Woods and junior Kyndal Curry were named to the All 29th District Tournament Team.

  • Panthers drop third straight

    For the second straight week, rain played havoc with Carroll County’s football aspirations, as the Panthers fell at Owen County by a score of 27-6. The win over Carroll  was the first in the series for the Rebels since 2002.

    Owen County took the opening kickoff and marched down the field. The  drive culminated with a one-yard touchdown plunge by Joey Wood. The extra point was missed and the Rebels had a 6-0 lead with 6:34 left in the first quarter.

  • Smith to portray Rupp at Gen....

    Edward B. Smith will be playing Adolph Rupp, (1901-1977)  “The Coach”, on Monday, Nov. 2 at 7:30 p.m. in the Lodge Lounge at General Butler State Resort Park.

     During the 42 years Rupp coached at the University of Kentucky, he raised basketball to near-religious status. Basketball took its place next to horses, coal and bourbon as one of the cultural icons that characterizes the state. Rupp’s teams won 880 games, four national championships and one Olympic gold medal.

  • Cross-country team dominates...

    SPECIAL TO THE BANNER   The Trimble County cross-country team pulled out the broom and swept the competition last Tuesday night in their first home race of the season.  All four teams won their races by big margins on a rainy and muddy night. Participating teams were from were Gallatin County, Eminence, Walton-Verona, and He

  • Lady Raiders end volleyball...

    Special to The Banner The Trimble County High School volleyball team honored its seniors during the last home game of the 2009 season Thursday, Oct. 8. Rachel Massie, Megan Morris and Kim Minch were honored for their participation in the sport before playing their final home game against the Walton-Verona Lady Bearcats. The Lady Rai

  • ‘Crunch of metal&...

    Engines roar and gasoline fumes fill the crisp night air at the Carroll County Fairgrounds Saturday for the 2009 Fall Brawl. A favorite for many locals, the event also brings guests from out of town who love to see and hear the crunch of metal on metal.

    “It draws a lot of people from out of town to the community,” Kevin Craig, president of the Carroll County Fair Board, said. “They come from Ohio, Indiana, Tennessee, everywhere for our demo derbies. They really enjoy them.”

  • Sports briefs

    Lady Panthers set basketball Midnight Madness event

    The CCHS Lady Panther Basketball team will be having “Midnight Madness” on Friday night to celebrate the start of basketball practice for the 2009-2010 season. The workout will start at 10:30 p.m., and will last until 12:30 a.m. The event is open to the public.

    Registration set for Parks & Recreation girls basketball

  • Carroll tumbles 44-6 to...

    The Carroll County football Panthers were no match for a determined Christian Academy of Louisville on Friday, tumbling 44-6 for their second loss in as many weeks in Carrollton.

    The home turf was drenched by a heavy downpour that prevailed throughout the game. Panther Field, normally friendly territory for the local squad, was muddy and slick, almost alien to the Panthers as they slogged their way to one touchdown late in the first half for their only score of the game.