http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sports/rss.xml en Panthers fall just short against Anderson County, 57-52 http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/panthers-fall-just-short-against-anderson-county-57-52 <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/km_8j2a0761.jpg" alt="Keishaun Mumphrey had a well-rounded night against Anderson: 14 points, five rebounds, three assists and two steals." title="Keishaun Mumphrey had a well-rounded night against Anderson: 14 points, five rebounds, three assists and two steals." align="left" hspace="6" width="61" height="85" /><p> The Carroll County Panthers battled against the visiting Anderson County Bearcats, but in the end they fell short, losing 57-52 Feb. 5.</p> <p> &ldquo;I think our effort is good, but the same thing we said in here yesterday, you have to have some intelligence when you play hard, too,&rdquo; head coach Brian Crank said. &ldquo;Sometimes we kill ourselves; we shoot ourselves in the foot. The effort has been there. We just shoot ourselves in the foot. You shoot 40 percent from two-foot you win. Something as simple as that.&rdquo;</p> Readers On Vacation | CCHS Cheerleaders http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/readers-vacation-cchs-cheerleaders <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/vacation_cheer.jpg" alt="The Carroll County High School varsity cheerleaders took The News-Democrat with them to Magic Kingdom after earning 15th in their division at the national competition held at Disney World." title="The Carroll County High School varsity cheerleaders took The News-Democrat with them to Magic Kingdom after earning 15th in their division at the national competition held at Disney World." align="left" hspace="6" width="64" height="85" /> Carroll falls to North http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/carroll-falls-north <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/shawna_8j2a0996.jpg" alt="Shawna McAllister picks up a loose ball during the second half against North Oldham and takes it the other way." title="Shawna McAllister picks up a loose ball during the second half against North Oldham and takes it the other way." align="left" hspace="6" width="119" height="85" /><p> Carroll County fought back from a 20-point halftime deficit to North Oldham to cut the lead to 11 with less than four minutes to go in midway through the third quarter Feb. 6. But after a string of turnovers and empty possessions at the end of the third and beginning of the fourth, the game was out of reach. North Oldham won the game, 82-51.</p> Carroll County holds on for win over Williamstown http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/carroll-county-holds-win-over-williamstown <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/andrew_8j2a1442.jpg" alt="Freshman Andrew Shaw scores on a cut to the basket against Williamstown." title="Freshman Andrew Shaw scores on a cut to the basket against Williamstown." align="left" hspace="6" width="61" height="85" /><p> It was a nail biter at the end, but the Carroll County Panthers held on to defeat the visiting Williamstown Demons 67-64 Feb. 6.</p> <p> &ldquo;A win&rsquo;s, a win&rsquo;s, a win, I guess,&rdquo; head coach Brian Crank said. He agreed that the team lacks a &ldquo;killer instinct&rdquo; to put teams away that they had earlier in the season. &ldquo;We got out of our routine and now we&rsquo;re still out of it,&rdquo; he said, noting how being out of school due to weather has disrupted their normal schedule.</p> Carroll defeats Collegiate in double OT on senior night http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/carroll-defeats-collegiate-double-ot-senior-night <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/barrera.jpg" alt="Mary Barrera" title="Mary Barrera" align="left" hspace="6" width="119" height="85" /><p> Carroll County defeated Louisville Collegiate 74-69 in double overtime Feb. 12. After struggling to hit free throws during regulation, the Panthers hit most of their free throws in overtime and did a good job of running their offense and milking the clock.</p> <p> Before the game, the Panthers recognized Honor Guard senior Mary Barrera, cheerleading seniors Kinley Huesman and Michaela Stethen and basketball seniors Bryce Butcher, Cameron Carter, David Duncan, Dane Lacefield, Kamron Rivers and Logan Rodgers.</p> Carroll pulls out OT win http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/carroll-pulls-out-ot-win <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/maddy_mg_4370.jpg" alt="Maddy Sanders knocked down a huge 3-pointer for Carroll County in their win over Williamstown." title="Maddy Sanders knocked down a huge 3-pointer for Carroll County in their win over Williamstown." align="left" hspace="6" width="119" height="85" /><p> Carroll County Lady Panthers had to go to overtime Friday night to pull out a 49-44 victory over Williamstown.</p> <p> The tightly contested game saw Williamstown lead by six points in the third quarter and Carroll&rsquo;s largest lead was the five points at the end of the game.</p> <p> Neither team could find the basket as the Lady Panthers shot 29.5 percent from the field while the Lady Demons shot 31.9 percent from the field.</p> Supplee scores 1,000 http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/supplee-scores-1000 <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/wyatt_8j2a0798.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> Carroll County High School junior Wyatt Supplee scored his 1,000th career point at Henry County Feb. 6. &ldquo;It feels great,&rdquo; Supplee said. &ldquo;All the hard work I&rsquo;ve put into it and all the dedication I&rsquo;ve put into the gme. It feels good, but that&rsquo;s just a little step, and now we just have to keep rolling and focus on the game.&rdquo;</p> <p> Supplee scored on a drive to the basket with 42.6 seconds left in the game. &ldquo;When all the crowd was screaming, it felt good.&rdquo;</p> 2019 Basketball HomecomingCourt http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/2019-basketball-homecomingcourt <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/_mg_4840_0.jpg" alt="Sophomore Prince and Princess Jonathan Myrick and Quinn Miller" title="Sophomore Prince and Princess Jonathan Myrick and Quinn Miller" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" />