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Today's Sports

  • Carroll boys, girls fall to...

    Carroll County boys and girls basketball teams traveled to Walton-Verona Feb. 16 and 17, to close out their regular seasons, with both teams coming home with losses.

    The teams were originally scheduled for a Friday night varsity double header before the Panthers were rescheduled for a JV/varsity double header, Thursday, Feb. 16, due to the district tournament schedule the following week.

  • Panthers’ season ends at...

    The Carroll County Panthers erased a 19-point deficit at the end of the third quarter, cutting Owen County’s lead to six points, but could not seal the deal. The Rebels hit 13-15 free throws to win 73-60 in the first round of the 31st District Tournament Feb. 20, at Henry County High School. They played Gallatin County Wednesday night in the semifinal.

  • Junior Panthers recognized

    The Carroll County Junior Panthers basketball teams were recognized before the Carroll County High School varsity girls’ game Feb. 7. The third-grade girls were recognized Feb. 13.

  • Senior Night \ Feb. 16, 2017
  • Panthers have record-setting...

    Coming off a thrilling double-overtime win on Homecoming Night less than 24 hours earlier, the Carroll County Panthers could have come out flat Saturday afternoon against visiting Bellevue. Instead, the Panthers built off the momentum and turned in their best four quarters of the season, winning 89-61.

    Leading by nine at halftime, Carroll outscored Bellevue 20-7 in the third quarter to blow the game wide open.

    It was a record-setting ball game, as the Panthers finished with season-highs in points, assists (22), steals (20) and 3-pointers (14-26 for 54 percent).

  • McMahan hits 1,000 point-mark on...

    Evan McMahan scored his 1,000th career point on senior night Feb. 14, in a manner not often seen in a 70-60 loss to Louisville Collegiate.

    McMahan toed the foul line with 0.2 seconds left on the clock after being fouled on a 3-point attempt, needing all three to reach 1,000 points. “I am never nervous, until I stepped up to the free throw line,” McMahan said. “I knew that I had to breathe and the way I had been making them tonight I would make these.”

    And that he did, as all three shots were nothing but net.

  • Breaking the curse: Panthers end...

    The Carroll County Panthers finally broke the curse of their 15-game losing streak with a 79-71 double-overtime win-to-remember on homecoming night Friday, Feb. 10. The Panthers led Williamstown most of the game, thanks to a 17-9 first quarter. The Demons chipped away at the lead over the next four quarters and tied the game at 63 at the end of regulation. Both teams scored four points in the first overtime, sending it into a second four-minute period. Carroll scored baskets on their first two possessions and hit clutch free throws down the stretch to hang on to the win.

  • Lady Panthers pick up third...

    The Carroll County Lady Panthers put together a complete team win Friday night, fending off an almost single-handed effort by Williamstown senior Michaela Kennedy. The Lady Panthers won the game, 55-49, in front of a loud homecoming crowd.

  • Lady Panthers come up short in...

    The Carroll County Lady Panthers lost a hard fought contest to the Shelby County Lady Rockets, 52-47, Feb. 13.

    Early in the first quarter neither team demonstrated basketball skills as Carroll County had five turnovers before hitting a shot. Shelby County missed the first five shots they took, yet Carroll County only led 5-4 with 4:12 left in the first quarter.

    Junior Abigail Aulbach scored five of her game-high 20 points as Carroll jumped out to a 9-4 lead.

  • Carroll County Junior Panthers...