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Today's Sports

  • Volleyball fights, but falls to...

    The Carroll County Lady Panthers volleyball team had its chances against Grant County Sept. 18. But ultimately, they could not overcome their defensive errors, losing 2-0 (25-18, 25-22).

    Overall, the team had 34 digs, but 14 dig errors. They also had 13 serve-receive errors and 12 attack errors. However, they hit their serving percentage goal at 85 percent.

  • Girls post district win over...

    It took more than 77 minutes, but the Carroll County Lady Panthers finally broke the 0-0 tie with Gallatin County Sept. 20. Sarah Marshall made a run down the sideline and took a shot on goal. It was deflected by the keeper, but Hannah McCarty was right there to kick it back into the corner of the net, 1-0, with 2:40 left in the game. With 23 seconds left, Carroll County added a second goal as Marshall shot from the outside of the box and it hit the top cross bar and fell into the goal.

  • Carroll cruises past Gallatin,...

    The Carroll County Panthers’ defense held Gallatin County to just 12 total yards, as the Panthers shutout the Wildcats, 54-0, Sept. 21.

    “I think the guys came out ready and were focused,” head coach Hunter Cantwell said Tuesday. “Gallatin was missing some guys with injuries at crucial spots, but we still wanted to see if the guys could execute and for the most part they did.”

  • Carroll place 4th in girls and...

    Carroll County boys golf team place fifth and the girls golf team placed fourth in the NCKC golf tournament Sept. 18, at Fairview golf course in Wheatley, Ky.

    Josh Adams was the team medalist for Carroll County boys’ team with a 91. Adam Froman shot a 98, Connor Hartman shot a 101, Kennedy Daigle shot a 106 and Jaxon Hewitt shot a 114. Dane Lacefield was unable to play in the tournament.

  • Carroll falls to Eminence

    After a terrible start in the first set, the Lady Panthers rebounded in the second and third sets to be competitive against Eminence, but could not pull out a win, losing 3-0 Sept. 13 (25-11, 25-17, 25-20). Head coach Lynn Eaglin agreed that the two teams are more evenly matched than the final score indicates. “We just made too many simple mistakes,” she said. “We sent free balls over that went out. Simple mistakes cost us.”

  • Cross country teams run at Grant...

    The Carroll County High School cross country team has been competing in meets every Saturday in September, in preparation for the NCKC Meet Sept. 25, at Henry County.

    The team traveled to Sherman Elementary School for the Grant County Invitational Sept. 1. Head coach David Otte said several runners missed the game due to injuries, illness or other factors, leaving the team with only four girls and three boys to compete.

  • Lady Panthers win a set, but not...

    Carroll County won its first set since Aug. 14, going back eight matches and 22 sets but failed to close out the match losing 2-1 (24-26, 25-23, 21-25) to Lloyd Memorial, Sept. 11.

  • Winter sports sign-ups

    Carroll County Junior Panthers basketball sign ups for boys and girls are being accepted from now until Sept. 28. The paperwork can be picked up at the Carroll County Middle School and at the Cartmell Elementary offices. Forms must be turned in to the Carroll County High School front office. Tryouts will begin some time after fall break (Oct. 1-5).

    Carroll County Parks and Recreation basketball and cheerleading sign-ups also will continue through Sept. 23. Sign-up online at http://carrollcountyparksandrecreation.website.siplay.com.

  • Owen Co. dominates Carroll in...

    Carroll County Lady Panthers traveled to Williamstown Sept. 8, for the Eighth Region All “A” Classic where they met a very hot Owen County Lady Rebels team.

    Owen County made quick work of Carroll as they rolled to a 2-0 (25-11, 25-7) win. The two teams had just met four days earlier in a district seed game with Owen getting the best of the Lady Panthers, 3-0 (25-4, 25-19, 25-19).

  • Panthers take advantage of...

    Carroll County Panthers football picked up a huge shutout win Friday night, defeating previously undefeated Eminence 45-0 at Panther Field.

    Head coach Hunter Cantwell was all smiles after the win, a complete turnaround from last year’s 35-6 loss at Eminence.