Today's Sports

  • Slow start hurts Carroll’s...

    The Lady Cats jumped out to an early lead on the Lady Panthers Thursday, ultimately winning 5-0, Sept. 25. The Lady Panthers continue to improve, but could not match Henry County’s offense.

  • Volleyball pulls out 3-2 win

    It came down to the wire, but the Lady Panthers volleyball team squeaked out a win over visiting Williamstown Sept. 24, 3-2, by scores of 25-20, 16-25, 18-25, 25-17, 15-11. Overall, Carroll outscored Williamstown by just one point, 99-98.

    Head coach Lynn Eaglin said the win was “a morale booster,” and evened out the team’s record at 8-8. The girls lost to the Lady Demons earlier in the season in five games as well.

  • Walton-Verona first half scoring...

    Another tough opponent and another rough loss for the Carroll County Panthers football team. The Panthers opened 31st District play at home against Walton-Verona, losing 57-13.

  • Carroll boys golf second at NCKC

    The Panthers golf team finished in second place in the NCKC Tournament Sept. 23, at Sugar Bay. The boys shot 335, second to first place Owen County’s 318.

    Justin Ray, Chase Hartman and Levi Stephenson were named to the NCKC All-Tournament team. Ray tied for fifth place with a 79. Hartman tied for seventh place with 83, and Stephenson finished in ninth place with 84. Bryan Taylor shot an 89, while Clint Burgess shot a 97.

    The girls golf team also competed in the NCKC, finishing fifth with a 450. Individual results were not available by press time.

  • Panthers beat Wildcats in PKs

    In a border-rivalry matchup between district-unbeatens, it is only fitting that the winner should be decided by penalty kicks. It was the keeper who stepped up and sealed the deal for the Carroll County Panthers, but not with his gloves.

    Tied at 2-2 in penalty kicks, Panthers junior Cody Damron stepped up to the line and nailed the final kick of the night to win the game for Carroll County, 2-1, over Henry County, Sept. 25.

  • Marshall breaks school record...

    It must have felt like déjà vu for the Gallatin County boys soccer team, as they made the record books for the second year in a row – unfortunately for the wrong reasons.

    Carroll County boys soccer sophomore David Marshall broke the school record for most goals scored in a game against the Wildcats Sept. 18, putting six into the net. That broke the previous record of five set by Juan Badillo in 2010 at Garrard County and matched last year by Michael Hall against Gallatin County, almost exactly a year ago. The Panthers won the game, 6-1.

  • Volleyball shuts out Eminence

    The Lady Panthers volleyball team shut out the visiting Eminence Lady Warriors, 3-0, Thursday, Sept. 18. Carroll won by scores of 25-21, 25-14 and 26-24.

    Carroll started their fourth different rotation of the year after losing two players to season ending knee injuries. Senior Destiny Osborne was injured during the Homecoming powder puff game Sept. 11, while junior Madison Dawson was injured in the All ‘A’ championship game Sept. 20.

  • Carroll falls to Bellevue, 50-14

    Plagued by injuries, Carroll County could not match Bellevue offensively, losing, 50-14, at home Friday, Sept. 19.

    Junior quarterback Isaiah Hogan endured a back injury in the second quarter. He continued to play in pain, but on the last play before halftime, he took a huge sack that forced him out of the game. Head coach Mike Weedman said it was a muscular injury and believes his quarterback will recover.

  • Cross country competes at Horse...

    Carroll County High School cross country traveled to the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington Saturday, Sept. 20, to run in the Franklin County Invitational. ) Guillermo Cruz (19 minutes and 25 seconds) and Haley Dermon (23 minutes and 20 seconds) both ran personal best times.

    Also competing for the Lady Panthers was Mallory Wilkerson (29 minutes and 32 seconds).

  • Carroll County golf graduates...

    Bailey honored at senior night Sept. 15

    Carroll County girls' golf honored their lone senior, Jadyn Bailey, with cake and refreshments after a match against Gallatin County, Sept. 15. Gallatin failed to field a team so Carroll was awarded the match win.

    Scoring for Carroll was Ciara Hamilton 49, Jadyn Bailey 55, Natalie Bennett 58, Taylor Napier 65, Amelia Napier 69.

    Boys golf sends off four seniors Sept. 18