Thorobred Golf Scramble
Harrison County High School varsity cheerleaders are hosting a golf scramble to raise money for new uniforms and equipment. The event will be held at Houston Oaks Golf Course in Paris on Saturday, June 14. There will be a shotgun start at 1 p.m. The cost is $50 a person or $200 per team. Dinner will be provided.
There will also be a silent auction and other events throughout the day. Sponsorship packages are available for businesses or individuals who wish to donate or who cannot participate the day of the event. If you have any questions, wish to register or would like more information on sponsoring a hole or purchasing a sponsorship package, contact Michelle Barnett 588-3937, Kasey Rodriquez (606) 842-0024, Kellie Stanfield 588-1109, Matt Kilpela 556-0053 or any HCHS cheerleader or parent.
Breds soccer camp set for mid-June
The Harrison County High School Thorobreds Soccer Camp will be held on June 16-18 at Lebus Soccer Field. The morning camp will be held 9-11 a.m. each of the days.
Registration forms are available at each of the Harrison County Elementary schools. Walk in registration is also available. The cost per camper is $45. Any questions please contact Coach Nick Hill at 859-588-0773.
Future Fillies Basketball Camp is June 18-20
Coach Kim Furnish and the Fillies basketball staff will host the Future Fillies Basketball Camp on Wednesday, June 18, through Friday, June 20.
The camp, which will also feature instruction from and interaction with the current Fillies team members, will be held at the Harrison County High School gym beginning at 8:30 a.m. and concluding at 11:30 a.m.
The cost for the camp is $35 per camper, which includes a camp T-shirt. Girls from the first grade through eighth grade are invited to attend.
Sign up will be from 8-8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, June 18. For more information or questions, contact Coach Kim Furnish at 859-234-7117 ext 2224 or Kimberly.email@example.com.
Ford named All-American
Caleb Ford has completed his first year of basketball at Kentucky Christian University and was named All-American honorable mention. He was also named First Team All Region and MVP of the regional tournament, despite losing in overtime in the championship game to #1 ranked and eventual National Champion Ohio Christian University.
Ford led KCU in scoring (22 ppg) and rebounds (7 rpg), and was named team MVP.
He is a 2012 graduate of Harrison County High School and the son of Jeff and Carline Ford of Berry.
Fillies host second night
The Harrison County Fillies will host a four-team round robin scrimmage event Thursday in the Hilltop gym beginning at 3 p.m. and going through 9:30 p.m. This scrimmage event will be similar to the one held Tuesday only with different teams.
On Tuesday, Bourbon County, Bracken County and Pendleton County were the guest of the Fillies. The Thursday scrimmage activity will also be hosted by the Fillies with Mason County, Nicholas County and Paris making up the quartet.
The Fillies will follow the scrimmages with the University of Dayton/University of Cincinnati Team Shootout June 14-17.
Three camps for youth football
The Harrison County Youth Football Association, headed by Harrison County High School football coach Jim Carr, will hold three separate football camps this summer.
There will be one on June 14, July 19 and Aug. 9. Each will be held in Ingles Stadium on the respective Saturday morning from 9-11 a.m. Registration forms are available at the elementary schools and at Joe Cochran’s State Farm Insurance Agency and Licking Valley Dental.
There is no charge for the camps, but a registration form does need to be filled out. This can be done the day of the camp as well. The instruction will be given by the high school football staff and volunteers to help prepare the athletes for the upcoming inaugural season of each elementary school fielding teams to represent the school.
Cynthiana Gems tryout is Friday, June 20
The youth all-star cheerleading squad, Cynthiana Gems, will hold tryouts Friday, June 20, at 5:30 p.m. The tryouts, directed by Gem’s coach Samantha Shirley, will be held at the Cynthiana Gymnastics Center.
Girls ages 6 through 11 are invited to tryout. There is no minimum skill required, according to Shirley. Parents are welcome to contact her at 859-954-0284 to set up an alternative tryout time if their child can not make the scheduled June 20 time. Any questions, please contact Coach Shirley.
Softball awards program, banquet is Tuesday
The Harrison County Fillies will hold their awards program Tuesday, June 17, at 6 p.m. on Shirley Field. The meal will be a potluck picnic provided by the Fillies Booster Club. The families of the players are urged to attend and bring a potluck dish. There will be awards and games after the meal.
HCHS track and field awards
program is Saturday
Coach Danny Simpson has announced that the 2014 Harrison County High School Track and Field Awards Program will be held Saturday, June 14, at 12 p.m., at the Harrison County Extension Office on New Lair Road.
There will be a potluck meal followed by the awards program. Parents, friends and the public are invited to attend.
Golf tryouts will be in July
Harrison County golf coach Jason Crisp has announced the dates for both the boys’ team tryouts and the girls’ golf team sign ups. In both cases an up-to-date physical has to be with the participant at the tryouts or sign up.
The Thorobreds golf team tryouts will be held Thursday, July 17, at 7:45 a.m. at the Cynthiana Country Club. The format will be an 18-hole tryout with no more than a 10-member team selected.
The Fillies golf team sign up will be Friday, July 18, at 7:30 a.m. also at the Cynthiana Country Club.
Remember that each person trying out or signing up must have an up-to-date physical or they will not be allowed to tryout.
Upward Soccer registration
to begin June 24
Registration forms are now being accepted for Upward Soccer. Cost is $55 per child.
Evaluations will take place at the Connersville Christian Church field on Tuesday, June 24 and Thursday, June 26 between 6-8 p.m. and Saturday, June 28 between 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Registration forms can be picked up, dropped off or mailed to Connersville Christian Church, 2190 Ky. Hwy. 1842 East.
For more information contact Kurt Thompson at 859-234-8892.
King, Slucher named to 10th Region All-Tournament Team
Harrison County senior John King and freshman Luke Slucher were named to the 15-player all-tournament team for the 10th Region by the participating coaches.
The Tenth Region champion, Scott High, placed four players, Nick Brinkman, John Castleman, Blake Gay and Reed Spata, to the squad. Runners up Bourbon County placed Kaven Brown, Jaxson Hilander and Devin Belleville on the team while Mason County’s Aaron Scilley and Lukas Greenhill were also named.
The remaining squad members were Brennan Bauer of St. Patrick, Aschten Sanders of Nicholas County, Nate Verst of Bishop Brossart and Blake Thomas of Montgomery County.