High School Sports

  • Carroll survives against Doss; walk-off fly ball wins game

    It wasn’t pretty, but the Carroll County Panthers survived in what turned out to be a shootout at Panther Field Saturday afternoon. The Panthers gave up an eight-run lead after the first three innings and won on a walk-off fly ball by Garrett Sanders to score Cam McIntyre to win the game, 24-23.

  • Carroll takes on Trimble and Owen in TCHS meet

    Carroll County High School track and field competed in the Trimble County Invitational April 30. They competed against Trimble and Owen, coming in third place in both boys and girls competitions.

    Boys results

    Zakk Wilson – first place in the discus (103 feet, 6 inches) and fourth place in the shot put (35 feet, 9 inches)

    Joshua Wille – first place in the high jump (5 feet, 10 inches)

  • Carroll County competes at NCKC

    Carroll County High School track and field competed in the NCKC Championships April 19, at Walton-Verona. The girls placed fifth out of eight teams, while the boys finished sixth out of seven teams. The other schools competing were Walton-Verona, Owen County, Lloyd Memorial, Trimble County, Williamstown, Gallatin County and Henry County. Walton-Verona won first place in both the girls and boys competitions.

    Boys results

    Derrius Watson – fourth place in the 100-meter dash (12.32 seconds) and fourth place in the 200-meter dash (25.49 seconds)

  • Softball falls to North Oldham

    Carroll County’s offense struggled against the visiting North Oldham Lady Mustangs May 1. The team only had two hits and lost 3-0.

    “It’s just like what I said out there, it comes down to we didn’t get our bunts down,” head coach Chelsie Zink said. “When we made errors, they executed on those errors, and when we did put the ball in play, we had two amazing hits.”

  • Kunkel dominates on the mound in Trimble win

    Trimble County senior pitcher Evan Kunkel kept Carroll County off balance all evening as he carried a no-hitter into the sixth inning as the Raiders won 6-2.

    “Everyone knew he had the no-hitter going,” Trimble County head coach Frank Ragland said. “No one said anything and left Evan alone in the dugout. Evan moved down to a corner as the game progressed.”

  • Taking Their Game to the Next Level

    Carroll County High School student-athletes Trystan Amick, Darrien Byrd, Kacey Ogburn and Caleb Stephenson have committed to play sports in college. An official signing day celebration was held Friday, May 4, at the high school.

    Trystan Amick | Soccer at Midway University

  • Softball report | May 10, 2018

    Carroll falls to Garrard County, 7-3

    Carroll County softball managed just three hits against visiting Garrard County, losing 7-3 April 27. Carroll County scored first in the bottom of the first, but then was blanked until the sixth inning. Garrard County finished the nine with 12 hits and five errors, while Carroll committed one error.

    In the bottom of the first, Allie Beach singled to left and Ciara Hamilton brought her home with a two-out single to right.

  • Glauber, Stephenson take third at Region 2 Tournament; pair finishes in top 12 statewide
  • Tennis falls to Shelby County; Bennett/Drennon pick up first win

    Shelby County defeated Carroll County in the Panthers’ last home match of the season April 26. The Lady Rockets won 3-2 over the Lady Panthers, and the Rockets won 5-0 over the Panthers.

    Carroll’s two victories came in No. 1 doubles and No. 1 singles.

  • Spenneberg top Carroll competitor at NCKC regional

    Carroll County junior Ashley Spenneberg advanced to the NCKC girls singles final, April 19, but lost to Gallatin County’s Audrey White, 6-0, 6-3. Spenneberg advanced the furthest in the tournament for Carroll County, host of this year’s NCKC regional. Matches were played at the county park.