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Today's Sports

  • Lady Panthers look to build on...

    After being unceremoniously bounced from the 31st District tournament by Gallatin County, the Carroll County High School girls’ basketball team is ready to get back on track.

    Leading the way is senior Hannah Devine, who averaged 25.3 points per game last season, good enough for third-best in the state. She also connected on 80 3-point baskets, second highest in the state, and was named to the All-District, All-A and All-Conference teams.

  • CCMS defense stifles Wildcats

    Smothering defense led to offensive opportunities for the Carroll County Middle School seventh and eighth grade girls’ basketball teams. Both teams defeated their Henry County counterparts at home on Tuesday, Nov. 15.

    The seventh graders forced numerous turnovers with their defensive pressure, even after calling off the full-court press in the second half, and won 33-7.

    Tied 5-5 after the first quarter, the eighth graders jump-started their offense and kept the Lady Wildcats at bay, winning 31-24.

  • Panthers' alumni basketball...

    The Carroll County High School boys basketball team will be hosting a men’s Panther Alumni Basketball Game on Saturday, Nov. 26 at 7 p.m.   There has been a great response from former players.

  • Eighth grade Panthers improve in...

    The Carroll County Middle School eighth grade boys’ basketball team fell behind early in the first half and were not able to catch up to the offensive fire power of the Owen County Rebels. The team lost 44-20 Thursday at home.

    “Owen County might be the best team on our schedule,” head coach Jay Jones said. “They’re very talented. They’ve got all the right pieces.”

  • Parks & Rec softball clinic

    Carroll County Parks and Recreation holds its Winter Softball Fundamentals Clinic beginning Sunday, Nov. 20 at Kathryn Winn Primary School gymnasium.

    The clinic will be on Sundays through Jan. 29. There will be no clinic on holiday weekends.

    Times are: 5-6 p.m. for 8U (ages 7-8) and 6-7 p.m. For 10U (ages 9-10) and 12U (ages 11-12).

    Participants must bring a glove and bat (if they have one) every Sunday.

    If you have any questions, please call parks and pecreation at (502) 732-7029.

  • Seventh grade boys defeat Owen...

    A 14-0 run out of halftime propelled the Carroll County Middle School seventh grade boys’ basketball team to a 44-37 victory over Owen County Thursday.

    Head coach Jesse McClure said his team started out a little slow and began to get sloppy when starting center Malachi Corbin got into foul trouble. The Panthers trailed 17-13 in the waning seconds of the first half when Evan McMahon threw up a half court shot at the buzzer that swished through the net.

  • Hogan, Meadows compete in golf...

    The Kentucky Golf Coaches Association with the help of the Kentucky Junior Golf Foundation hosted the 2011 KGCA Senior All-Star Invitational Tournament on Nov. 5 at Heritage Hill Golf Club in Shepherdsville, Ky.

    Carroll County High School seniors Quincy Hogan and Jacob Meadows were invited to participate. Hogan shot a 96, while Meadows shot a 110 on the 18-hole course.

    The senior class student athletes were chosen based on their achievements on the course throughout the 2011 season and their coach’s recommendations.

  • Indians rout Panthers 68-0 in...

    The Holy Cross (Covington) Indians ended the Carroll County Panthers’ season for the third time in four years with their 68-0 shutout Friday night in the opening round of the Class 2A playoffs at Holmes High School.

    The Panthers entered the game with the top passing defense in 2A, but was shredded for four touchdowns by quarterback Kyle Fuller. “Their front line on both sides of the ball was very good,” head coach Mike Weedman said. “(We) had opportunities early, and they were just pretty darn good.”

  • Special Olympics - Nov. 2, 2011

    Carroll County Special Olympics participated in both singles and unified (doubles) bowling in Area 4 competition on Oct. 22 and 23 in Louisville, Ky. The results for singles were: Robbie Andrews, Fifth; Rhonda Buns, Second; Melissa Cooper, Third; Thomas Granger, Second; David Gregory, First; Amanda Jo Hearn, First; Zach Lynn, Third; Mary Pyles, Third; and Heather Westover, Fifth. The Unified Team of Thomas Granger and Margaret Walker placed Third. The next competition will be the State Games, held on Dec. 3-4 also in Louisville.

  • Carroll wins 28-12 on Senior...

    Carroll junior Tyshawn Embs made his presence known as he returned to the lineup and rushed for 222 yards on 15 carries and two touchdowns to help propel the Panthers over the visiting Dayton Greendevils 28-12 on Senior Night.

    “It was so refreshing to see Tyshawn have the game that he did,” head coach Mike Weedman said. “He needed that game; he needed that game for himself. Our team needed him to have that game because he’s had a rough couple of weeks.”