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Today's Sports

  • 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.”

  • Elementary, middle school...

    The elementary and middle school Panthers competed in their final meet of the 2011 season Saturday morning at the Henry County Renaissance Run. Head coach Joe Creager said the team had great results and brought home two Top 10 trophies and three Top 25 medals.

    “It was a very cold morning but that didn’t slow the Panthers down,” he said. “Thanks to everyone who has helped make this a great season. Hope to see everyone back next year.”

  • Elementary, middle school...

    The elementary and middle school Panthers competed in their final meet of the 2011 season Saturday morning at the Henry County Renaissance Run. Head coach Joe Creager said the team had great results and brought home two Top 10 trophies and three Top 25 medals.

    “It was a very cold morning but that didn’t slow the Panthers down,” he said. “Thanks to everyone who has helped make this a great season. Hope to see everyone back next year.”

  • CCHS Cheerleaders at Nationals
  • Raiders competitive, but Panther...

    Trimble County struck first and ran the ball successfully against the Carroll County defense. But ultimately, it was seniors Carson Butcher and Trent Downs who carried the Panthers to victory Friday night at home.

    Butcher scored four touchdowns on the ground, while Downs threw for two more to give Carroll a 41-26 win over their district and border rival. With the win, the Panthers clinched a district playoff berth.

  • Arvins qualify for All-Conference

    Lady Panther runners senior Brittany Arvin and freshman Kirsten Arvin qualified for All-Conference honors at the meet Tuesday Oct. 11.

    The cross country team will not compete again until the Regional Meet on Nov. 5 in Lexington.

    Kirsten Arvin
    finished the 5K run with a time of 23:59:67, followed by her sister, Brittany, with a time of 24:44:16. Also competing for the Lady Panthers were seventh grader Haley Dermon, 25:29:32, and senior Nikki Hill, 27:43:69.