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  • Lady Panthers fall to Walton-...

    Senior night for the Carroll County Lady Panthers did not start off the way head coach Paul Stone wanted as the Walton-Verona Lady Bearcats defeated Carroll 60-35.

    “We got off to a slow start and struggled offensively,” Stone said. “I also did a lot of subbing and I felt that hurt our in-game chemistry as I ended up with combinations on the floor that have not played together very much.”

  • Boys fall to Williamstown,...

    Carroll County boys’ basketball hit the road for a series of three games before concluding the regular season with a boy/girl double header against Walton-Verona Friday night, Feb.19.  Ten seniors will play their last home games for Carroll County. The girls will play at 6 p.m., followed by the boys at 8 p.m.

    Carroll traveled to Williamstown Friday night, Feb. 12, and came home with a 74-53 loss.

  • Panthers fight hard, but fall in...

    Fans at the Carroll and Anderson boys’ basketball game Feb. 9, definitely got their monies worth, as the two teams battled throughout and took the contest into overtime. Unfortunately for the home team, the Panthers only managed two points in the extra period, outscored 11-2, to lose 87-78.

    Carroll head coach Brian Crank was proud of his team’s effort against a good Bearcats team.

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  • Ladies defeat North Oldham, 58-55

    The Carroll County Lady Panthers won their third game in a row with a 58-55 victory over the North Oldham Lady Mustangs.

    Carroll led 35-20 at the half and made free throws late in the fourth quarter to hold on for the win.   North Oldham cut 11 points off the lead in the third quarter as Carroll only managed eight points in the quarter.

  • Lady Panthers play best game of...

    The Carroll County Lady Panthers played one of their most complete games of the year as they defeated the Lloyd Memorial Lady Juggernauts 45-38 Feb. 4.

    “This was a great win,” head coach Paul Stone said. “We finally played two halves.”

    Carroll squared off against a 15-6 Lloyd team that was off to one of its best starts in school history.

    Carroll jumped out to an early 8-2 lead behind three baskets by senior forward Miranda Groseclose and a short jump shot by junior guard Jenna Richmond.

  • Panthers offense, defense...

    The Carroll County Panthers shot 55 percent from the field–including 8-15 from 3-point range–and allowed just 14 points in the first half to defeat visiting Trimble County, 66-34, Feb. 2.

    It was Carroll’s third straight win, their longest streak of the season thus far. “We finally got to the top of the hill, it looks like,” head coach Brian Crank said. “We knew it was coming, just a matter of time.”

  • Carroll competes at Winter Games

    The Special Olympics Winter Games were held Jan. 24-26 at Perfect North, Lawrenceburg, Ind. The following were winners at the games:

    Michelle Barnes: Fourth- snowshoe 100 meters; Gold- snowshoe 50 meters.

    Thomas Granger: Bronze- 100 meter snowshoe; Bronze- 50 meter snowshoe.

    Evie Kyle: Silver- in 50 meter snowshoe and Silver- in 25 meter snowshoe.

    Sebastian Kyle: Fourth- in 50 meter snowshoe and Gold- in 25 meter snowshoe.

  • Taking care of business: Carroll...

    The Carroll County Panthers were firing on all cylinders Saturday night, cruising to a 30-point victory in a crucial district match up against Eminence.

    “Offense clicked, defense clicked, everything clicked tonight,” head coach Brian Crank said.

    The Panthers shot 58 percent from the field (39-67) and 47 percent from behind the arc (9-19). They doubled up the Warriors in rebounds (36 to 18) and finished the game with 22 assists.