Today's Sports

  • Carroll wins first round over EHS

    It was an all-around solid performance for the No. 4 seed Carroll County Lady Panthers softball team Monday, as they took care of business in the first round of the 31st District Tournament, defeating No. 5 seed Eminence 7-1, at Owen County. Carroll will take on No. 1 seed Henry County Tuesday.

    Senior Mackenzi Hawkins led the way at the plate, going 3-4, including a triple, and two RBIs.

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  • Road win |May 14, 2015

    The Carroll County Lady Panthers defeated Walton-Verona on the road May 4, winning 9-7 in nine innings.

  • Panthers pick up district...

    Carroll’s Zakk Hicks and Logan McIntyre blasted home runs over the left field fence in the Panthers’ 9-6 win over Henry County May 5. It was Hicks’ fifth of the season and the first career varsity homer for McIntyre.

    The Wildcats (15-9) jumped out to a first-inning lead, as an error on a fly ball to left and an RBI single to left by Bodie Clark scored two runs. However, the Panthers regained the lead in the bottom of the second and did not look back the rest of the way.

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  • Season ends at regionals for...

    The season is now over for the Carroll County High School tennis teams. The teams competed in the 8th Region Tournament May 4.

  • 2015 Student-Athlete of the...

    The two award winners will be selected by the staff of The News-Democrat. Each varsity head coach was asked to nominate at least one member of their team for the award, based on the student’s athletic and academic performance for the school year. Eligible nominees were students in high school playing on a varsity team of any sport. Underclassmen who win the award are not eligible to win again.

  • On the ball

    Carroll County Middle School girls and boys soccer teams took on Walton-Verona May 7 at the county park. The gilrs lost 3-0 while the boys won a hard fought match 1-0 as Felix Avila scored the only goal in the match.

  • CCHS football hosts golf scramble

    Carroll County High School football boosters will host a golf scramble May 30, at Cardinal Hills Golf Course. Tee time is 9 a.m. The event will include prizes, a live DJ, silent auction and 50/50 raffle, as well as contests including wear a skirt at the red tee, longest drive and closest to the pin. The cost is $240 for a team of four or $220 if registered by May 16. It also includes a meal. The maximum number of teams to play is 20.

  • CCHS volleyball camp June 10-12

    Carroll County High School volleyball hosts its youth camp June 10-12 at the high school. Camp will be held from 9 a.m.-noon. Girls heading in to third through eighth grades are welcome.

    The cost is $45 for all three days if pre-registered by June 5, or $50 at the door. Campers will learn from CCHS coaches, players, college-level players and CCHS alumni. They also will receive a t-shirt.