High School Sports

  • Lady Panthers battle back to beat Eminence 11-5 in All ‘A’

    The Lady Panthers came back from an early three-run deficit to defeat Eminence, 11-5, in the first round of the All ‘A’ Tournament Friday at Carroll County High School.

  • Panthers three-peat as 8th Region All ‘A’ champs

    Carroll County baseball captured its third consecutive 8th Region All “A” title April 16, with an 11-3 win over Trimble County at Gallatin County High School.

    Senior Justin Ray turned in the Panthers’ third strong pitching performance of the tournament with a 13-strikeout performance. Ray gave up six hits and walked three in six and a third innings of work.

  • Panthers shutout Bearcats, 10-0

    Carroll County’s seven-run outburst in the third inning broke open a scoreless game as the Panthers cruised to 10-0 victory over Walton-Verona in the 8th Region All “A” Classic semifinals April 15, at Gallatin County.

    Carroll County starting pitcher Seth Hicks was dominate in the five-inning game, striking out 10 batters. He allowed two hits and walked three.

    “I think Seth was throwing harder in the last inning than he was in the middle inning,” Carroll County head coach Jimmy Ray said.

  • Carroll defeats Williamstown in opening round of All ‘A’

    Carroll County High School’s baseball team began its quest for the school’s second 8th Region All “A” Classic three-peat April 14 when it traveled to Williamstown and came home with a 10-2 win.

    Before the team left for the game Carroll County head coach Jimmy Ray said he was nervous about the game.

    “This is an improved Williamstown team and if we do not play our best we could be sitting home this weekend,” Ray said.

  • Panthers extend win streak, beat Southwestern 5-0

    The Panthers jumped on top early against the visiting Southwestern Rebels and hung on for a 5-0 win Saturday, in game two of a Kentucky vs. Indiana doubleheader. Gallatin defeated Switzerland County, 3-2, in game one.

    After a quick 1-2-3 for starter Evan McMahan and the Panthers’ defense, Justin Ray started the offense off with a bang–a triple over the center fielder’s head. Alex Burns followed with an RBI double to right center, 1-0.

  • Carroll track and field compete at Shelby for second time this season

    Carroll County High School track and field competed at a second all-comers meet at Shelby County High School March 29. The teams finished in last place overall in the girls’ and boys’ divisions, with Shelby County coming in first place overall in both. The other schools competing at the meet were Atherton, Owen County, Presentation, Kentucky Country day, Jeffersontown, Collins and Spencer County.

    Girls’ results

  • Scenes from the tournament

     Carroll County hosted The News-Democrat Carroll County Classic April 1-2. Games were played at Carroll County High School and the county park.

  • Tournament champions | April 7, 2016
  • Panthers win at Trimble, home against Eminence

    Carroll County traveled to Trimble County and came home with a 4-3 win March 29. Trimble jumped to an early three run lead as starting pitcher Justin Ray started the inning by hitting Robert Harris with a pitch. He scored when Trimble County catcher Adam Young doubled him home. That was the only hit given up by Carroll County pitching. A dropped third strike allowed Young to score. Two more errors in the inning allowed the third run to score.

    Carroll rallied with three runs in the top of the fourth inning.

  • Carroll tennis takes on Grant