Today's Sports

  • Lady Panthers finish second at...

    Carroll County celebrated multiple first-place finishes in their second All Comers meet Tuesday, March 27. The Panthers hosted Grant County, Boone County and Covington Holmes. The girls finished in second place overall, while the boys came in fourth place.

    For the Lady Panthers, Karly Prosser had strong showings in the shot put (first place) and discus (second place to Carroll’s Raenah Hawkins), and helped her 4x100 meter relay team in a strong race, head coach Joe Creager said.

  • Changing of the guard

    Carroll County High School teacher and alum Josh Mefford has taken the reins as the new baseball head coach. The former ball player has learned how to balance his new position with his career and family life and what it takes to step up from JV to varsity coach.

  • Girls tennis team sweeps...

    The Lady Panthers defended their home court Thursday, March 29, beating the visiting Lady Devils 5-0. While the team was still not at full strength, the girls played well, head coach Juan Fernandez said.

    Seventh grader Jessi Dermon competed in her first match as a singles player. She came back in the first set to force a tie breaker, but ultimately came up short. However, she dominated in the second set and finished out to win in the third, he said.

  • Lady Panthers down Lady Rebels

    Senior Kayley Perry hit her first home run of the season, as Carroll County defeated district rival Owen County 5-3 at home Thursday, March 29.

  • Girls fall to Wildcats

    With players gone due to other activities, the Lady Panthers tennis team was forced to adjust in its match against the Lady Wildcats on the road. Despite a good effort, the girls lost 3-2.

    In No. 1 singles, Lyndie Burns struggled with unforced errors and could not get back in to the match, head coach Juan Fernandez said. No. 2 singles player Pooja Patel dropped her first set due to nerves, but rebounded in the second and minimized her errors to pull out a victory. In No. 3 singles, Fernandez said Megan Harris “totally dominated her match.”

  • Boys' tennis defeats...

  • Panthers 2-1 in weekend...

    Carroll County baseball finished 2-1 in the Jim Dougherty Memorial Tournament on Saturday, March 31 and Sunday, April 1. The Panthers lost their first game against Beechwood, 4-0, but recovered with victories over Silver Grove and Dayton.

    Head coach Josh Mefford said his team played well overall. Junior Dillon Craig was awarded the plaque for the All-Tournament team for his hitting and pitching in Carroll’s game against Beechwood.

  • Softball brings home second place

    Carroll County softball earned a second-place trophy in the Uncle Pete Knoll Classic at Softball City in Taylor Mill last weekend. The Lady Panthers were 2-1 in pool play and lost in the championship game to Conner. Head coach Dennis Hawkins said this was the first trophy the team has won since he has been with the program.

    In game one Friday night, Carroll defeated Ludlow 10-0 in four innings. The game was cut short due to lightning.

  • Baseball ahead early, but behind...

    The Panthers jumped out to a first inning 2-0 lead, but gave up seven runs in the fourth and fifth innings to lose 7-2 to St. Henry at home Monday, April 2.

    “Fifth and sixth inning, same old fifth and sixth inning we always have,” head coach Josh Mefford said. “We just struggle; we struggle defensively every game. Sometimes we score enough runs to work through it and sometimes we don’t. We only had two runs today, so (we) couldn’t recover from it.”

  • Taking the Field