Today's Sports

  • Bowling results

    Cynthiana Business 2/17/16
    Galactic Alley W 68.5/L 35.5
    B/L Dry W 67.5/L 36.5
    Wachter Roofing W 62/L 42
    CW’s Crew W 61/L 43
    Legacy Log & Timber W 58/L 46
    Six Pack W 55/L 49
    Perkins Tire & Lube W 54/L 50
    Premier Carpet Cleaning W 53/L 51
    D’s Nutz W 52/L 52
    N.R.G. Landscaping W 46/L 58
    Hisle Motorsports W 42/L 62
    Butlerwhatknots W 37/L 67
    Double O Trail W 37/L 67
    Bluegrass Bowling & Golf Supp W 35/L 69

  • HCHS wrestles well, finish...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    Harrison County High School’s wrestlers made another good showing in the Region 8 Tournament finishing second to Johnson Central, Saturday at Bourbon County High School.  
    The Thorobreds had three champions, four runners-up, two third-place finishers, three fourth-place finishers and two fifth-place finishers to rack up 246.5 points to Johnson Central’s 272.  
    It was a two-team battle as third-place Bourbon County trailed the Breds by 126 points with 120.5.

  • Bowlers compete well in state...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County girls’ bowling team competed as a team and had two individual bowlers in last week’s state championships held at Eastland Lanes in Lexington.  
    HCHS boys’ bowler, Gregory Dick, also bowled as an individual. The boys’ team did not qualify for the team competition.
    The girls’ team started with a resounding defeat of Louisville Manual, 1,136 pins to 882 for Manual.  

  • Breds play Mason County and...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    On Friday night, the Harrison County Thorobreds traveled to Maysville to do battle with 10th Region basketball power Mason County.  
    The Thorobreds played close for the first half leading 24-23 at the break.  
    Brock Jenkins and Zack Pulliam had seven points at the half to lead the Breds.  
    Antwavon “Pig” Williams had 10 points at the half for the Royals.  
    Unfortunately, that was an omen of things to come from the talented senior.

  • Archers compete in Pendleton Co...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    Pendleton County played host to the Shoot in State event Saturday, which had eight middle school teams, three high school and the Westside Elementary team participating.
    The Harrison County Middle School team finished fourth of the eight teams, shooting a total of 3,035.  
    Seventh grader Kennedy Sumpter again led the way for the HCMS team with 289, which was the best score among all 115 girls who shot.  

  • It takes skill to play

    I think when I write this that people will feel that I have gotten old and have become a grouch.  
    Well maybe I have, but here goes.
    Hitting a baseball is the hardest thing to do in sports, according to many experts.  If you consider that the batter is using a rounded object to hit a sphere going anywhere from 85 to 100 mph and it is not going straight, they are probably correct.  

  • Breds snap streak with road win...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Thorobreds, led by Zack Pulliam’s and Jovon William’s scoring and all around good team play, defeated Franklin County, 58-55, Tuesday in Frankfort. The win snapped a five-game losing streak to improve the season record to 11-15.  
    The Thorobreds showed remarkable patience throughout the game working the ball for several seconds with each possession looking for the best opportunity to score.  

  • Fillies lose three for 11-game...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Fillies dropped road games to Woodford County and Scott High as well as a home match with Williamstown to extend their losing streak to 11 games.  
    Harrison County traveled to Woodford County last Wednesday and played inspired basketball for the first half.