http://www.cynthianademocrat.com/sports/rss.xml en Homecoming Court http://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/homecoming-court-3 <img src="http://www.cynthianademocrat.com/sites/www.cynthianademocrat.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/s_homecoming4426.jpg" alt="The 2017 Harrison County Football Homecoming Court was elected last week. The attendees are, front row, from left, Ben Brewer, freshman representative, Elizabeth Allison, freshman representative, Max Sparks, junior representative, Brooke Linville, senior representative, Morgan Holler, junior representative, Sarah Allison, sophomore representative, Javonte Shields, sophomore representative; second row, Cameron Blankenship, senior representative, Madelyn Peveler, senior representative, Haley Fauste, senior representative, Max Ferguson, senior representative; third row, Ben VanHook, senior representative, Christy Adams, senior representative, Madison Coppage, senior representative, Dakota Covert, senior representative; back row, Addison Gasser, senior representative, Melicity Fraley, senior representative." title="The 2017 Harrison County Football Homecoming Court was elected last week. The attendees are, front row, from left, Ben Brewer, freshman representative, Elizabeth Allison, freshman representative, Max Sparks, junior representative, Brooke Linville, senior representative, Morgan Holler, junior representative, Sarah Allison, sophomore representative, Javonte Shields, sophomore representative; second row, Cameron Blankenship, senior representative, Madelyn Peveler, senior representative, Haley Fauste, senior representative, Max Ferguson, senior representative; third row, Ben VanHook, senior representative, Christy Adams, senior representative, Madison Coppage, senior representative, Dakota Covert, senior representative; back row, Addison Gasser, senior representative, Melicity Fraley, senior representative." align="left" hspace="6" /> Golfers compete at Eagle Creek, Fillies shoot past Lady Cats Monday http://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/golfers-compete-eagle-creek-fillies-shoot-past-lady-cats-monday <p> Mike Aldridge,<br /> Sports Writer<br /> hoosiers49@gmail.com<br /> <br /> The Harrison County golf teams competed in the Grant County Invitational at Eagle Creek on Saturday with the Fillies finishing ninth and the Thorobreds tied for 13th at the day&rsquo;s end. &nbsp;<br /> St. Henry won the 15-team girls&rsquo; tournament with a team total of 358 followed by Collins with 371 and Lakota West (OH) 374.&nbsp; The Fillies ninth place finish was a 460 total. &nbsp;<br /> KY-051 looking to establish dominance in Marksmanship http://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/ky-051-looking-establish-dominance-marksmanship <img src="http://www.cynthianademocrat.com/sites/www.cynthianademocrat.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/s_marksmanship.jpg" alt="The team participated at North Laurel High School toward the end of last season. Shooters are: (near to far) -- Austin Pickett, Jacob Deel, Travis Chapman, and Thomas Morris." title="The team participated at North Laurel High School toward the end of last season. Shooters are: (near to far) -- Austin Pickett, Jacob Deel, Travis Chapman, and Thomas Morris." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Last year, was a learning year for Harrison County High School&rsquo;s marksmanship team.<br /> The program, an extracurricular activity offered through the school&rsquo;s Air Force Junior ROTC (AFJROTC) program, will begin its second year in 2017-18. They were invited to join an area marksmanship league of three other teams: George Rogers Clark, Madison Southern and Madison Central High Schools.<br /> Soccer Fillies win two big matches, face Franklin County Monday http://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/soccer-fillies-win-two-big-matches-face-franklin-county-monday <p> Mike Aldridge,<br /> Sports Writer<br /> hoosiers49@gmail.com<br /> <br /> The Harrison County Fillies soccer team improved to 5-2-3 with wins at Paris and Conner last week.&nbsp; Wednesday night the Fillies beat Paris (0-9-1) by a 4-0 score.&nbsp; Six of the Lady Hounds nine losses have been by the 4-0 score. &nbsp;<br /> Wednesday was a cold, damp and drizzling night but the Fillies warmed to the task.&nbsp; In the first half, they had 25 shots on goal while the Lady Hounds managed only one. &nbsp;<br /> Volleyball Fillies win Dink Scott Tournament, three other dual matches http://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/volleyball-fillies-win-dink-scott-tournament-three-other-dual-matches <img src="http://www.cynthianademocrat.com/sites/www.cynthianademocrat.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/s_filliesvolleyballteam_0312.jpg" alt="The Harrison County Fillies volleyball team won the Dink Scott Memorial held at Montgomery County this past weekend." title="The Harrison County Fillies volleyball team won the Dink Scott Memorial held at Montgomery County this past weekend." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Mike Aldridge,<br /> Sports Writer<br /> hoosiers49@gmail.com<br /> <br /> The Harrison County High School Fillies volleyball team boosted its record to 23-0 by winning three dual matches and the Dink Scott Memorial Tournament in Mt. Sterling Saturday. &nbsp;<br /> In the Dink Scott Tournament, the Fillies beat George Rogers Clark (8-8) 21-14, 21-16; Grant Co. (8-11) 21-15, 21-6; Bath Co. (4-17) 21-12, 21-8 and Fleming Co. (11-11) 25-10, 25-9 in pool play. &nbsp;<br /> Big morning on the Hilltop, but some were missing http://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/big-morning-hilltop-some-were-missing <p> I thought that the Harrison County basketball community would be excited. This was an opportunity that few rural high school basketball programs have a shot at and one that will not come around often, if ever again. &nbsp;<br /> Maybe I am na&iuml;ve, a dreamer, or have my sights set too high. No, I don&rsquo;t think so! &nbsp;<br /> What am I going on about?&nbsp; Last Saturday morning&rsquo;s basketball clinic held by Northern Kentucky University head basketball coach Camryn Whitaker, her staff and all her players on the Hilltop for girls&rsquo; grades K-8. &nbsp;<br /> Breds rocked Friday 42-13 by Rockcastle County http://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/breds-rocked-friday-42-13-rockcastle-county <img src="http://www.cynthianademocrat.com/sites/www.cynthianademocrat.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/s_devinlewistylerhudgins4828_1.jpg" alt="Devin Lewis, left, and Tyler Hudgins box in the Rockcastle County QB last Friday." title="Devin Lewis, left, and Tyler Hudgins box in the Rockcastle County QB last Friday." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Mike Aldridge,<br /> Sports Writer<br /> hoosiers49@gmail.com<br /> <br /> The Harrison County Thorobreds gave up 368 rushing yards to Rockcastle County as the 4-0 Rockets shot past the Thorobreds 42-13 on the Hilltop, Friday night. &nbsp;<br /> The Thorobreds improved on their turnover problems of the previous four games only losing one fumble and throwing no interceptions but the offense could never get going. &nbsp;<br /> Breds drop soccer matches to Bryan Station and Franklin County, record now 4-6-1 http://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/breds-drop-soccer-matches-bryan-station-and-franklin-county-record-now-4-6-1 <p> Mike Aldridge,<br /> Sports Writer<br /> hoosiers49@gmail.com<br /> <br /> The Harrison County Thorobreds soccer team fell by a 6-1 score to Bryan Station Thursday evening on the Hilltop.&nbsp; The Breds were playing without senior Dillon Gasser who was out with a severe sprain that he suffered in the Mason County match. &nbsp;<br />