https://www.mycarrollnews.com/sports/rss.xml en CCHS hosts regional competition https://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/cchs-hosts-regional-competition <img src="https://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cheer_mg_9063.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /> Football season ends in playoffs at Glasgow https://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/football-season-ends-playoffs-glasgow <img src="https://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/fb_andre_8j2a5819.jpg" alt="After a high snap, punter and quarterback Andre Mumphrey recovered and scrambled for a first down during the first quarter." title="After a high snap, punter and quarterback Andre Mumphrey recovered and scrambled for a first down during the first quarter." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> Despite a lopsided final score, 51-8, Carroll County had its fair share of opportunities against Glasgow High School Friday night in the second round of the 2A playoffs.</p> <p> On Carroll&rsquo;s first drive of the game, the Panthers were forced to punt on fourth and one. The snap flew over quarterback/punter Andre Mumphrey&rsquo;s head, but he was able to scramble for a first down. Unfortunately, the drive resulted in a punt four plays later.</p> CAC Volleyball https://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/cac-volleyball <img src="https://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cac_vb_mg_7402.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /> CCMS cheer places second in KAPOS 8th Region – large division https://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/ccms-cheer-places-second-kapos-8th-region-%E2%80%93-large-division <img src="https://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/ccms_mg_9285.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="119" height="85" /> Soccer success https://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/soccer-success <img src="https://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/soccer_img_4589.jpg" alt="The U-10 Carroll County Parks and Recreation soccer team finished first in the end of season tournament and was undefeated for the season. Pictured from left: (back row) Head coach Michael Hall; (middle row) Gerson Chinchilla, Easton Leyva, Kaden Dukes, Dylan Secharia and Orrin Reynolds; (front row) Jorge Avila, London Miller and Maggi Wainscott." title="The U-10 Carroll County Parks and Recreation soccer team finished first in the end of season tournament and was undefeated for the season. Pictured from left: (back row) Head coach Michael Hall; (middle row) Gerson Chinchilla, Easton Leyva, Kaden Dukes, Dylan Secharia and Orrin Reynolds; (front row) Jorge Avila, London Miller and Maggi Wainscott." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /> Living the dream: Maines sworn in as special CPD officer for playoff https://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/living-dream-maines-sworn-special-cpd-officer-playoff <img src="https://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/damon_img_5446.jpg" alt="Damon Maines, middle, was sworn in as a special Carrollton Police Officer Nov. 2. Pictured from left: School Security Officer Benny Johnson, Assistant Chief Tim Mitchell, Maines, Chief Mike Willhoite and School Resource Officer Tim Gividen." title="Damon Maines, middle, was sworn in as a special Carrollton Police Officer Nov. 2. Pictured from left: School Security Officer Benny Johnson, Assistant Chief Tim Mitchell, Maines, Chief Mike Willhoite and School Resource Officer Tim Gividen." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> With Carroll County High School hosting its first playoff football game since 2002, Carrollton Police Chief Mike Willhoite decided he needed to enlist some extra patrol. He turned to CCHS alum Damon Maines, who dreamed of being a police officer.</p> <p> &ldquo;Damon has always been attracted to the guys at football and basketball games,&rdquo; Willhoite said. &ldquo;All the guys got to know him, and he expressed interest in being a police officer. [It was] just the opportunity for a home football game during the playoffs to make that happen.&rdquo;</p> Panthers win home playoff game, advance to round 2 https://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/panthers-win-home-playoff-game-advance-round-2 <img src="https://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/fb_am1a4522.jpg" alt="Trevor Sandusky tackles a Green County running back for a safety, Carroll’s first points of the game in their 35-6 win over Green County Nov. 2, in the 2A playoffs." title="Trevor Sandusky tackles a Green County running back for a safety, Carroll’s first points of the game in their 35-6 win over Green County Nov. 2, in the 2A playoffs." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> For the first time since 2013, the Carroll County High School Panthers are advancing to the second round of the Class 2A playoffs. Carroll County defeated Green County at Panther Field, 35-6, making it the Panthers&rsquo; first home playoff win since 2002.</p> <p> Despite the win, head coach Hunter Cantwell and quarterback junior Andre Mumphrey agreed that the Panthers could have played better.</p> Carroll cross country competes in state meet https://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/carroll-cross-country-competes-state-meet <img src="https://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/xc_diana.jpg" alt="Junior Diana Espinoza finished 150th out of 243 runners in the state cross country meet Nov. 3, at the Kentucky Horse Park. She finished in a time of 24 minutes 50.70 seconds." title="Junior Diana Espinoza finished 150th out of 243 runners in the state cross country meet Nov. 3, at the Kentucky Horse Park. She finished in a time of 24 minutes 50.70 seconds." align="left" hspace="6" width="64" height="85" />