Today's Sports

  • Fillies lose extra inning game...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Fillies began the 2017 season Thursday by dropping a hard-fought 10-inning game with the Paul Lawrence Dunbar Lady Bulldogs, 13-10.  
    The Fillies led early, 6-3, after three innings but Dunbar put a big five runs on the board in the top of the seventh to take a 10-6 lead.  
    The Fillies rallied with four runs in the bottom of the inning to tie but Dunbar scored three in the 10th to win.  

  • Breds start undefeated with...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Thorobreds took advantage of four straight home games due to rain outs to post a 4-0 record to start the 2017 season.  
    After opening with a 12-3 win over Grant County the Breds beat Mason County 4-1, Carroll County 7-2 and Robertson County 15-1 all in the friendly confines of the Hilltop field.  

  • Bruce Stone named PTR Member of...

    Hilton Head Island, SC - - Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) presented its annual awards today during the 2017 PTR International Tennis Symposium. The event, which includes more than 40 educational presentations for tennis teachers and coaches, is underway through February 18 on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.

  • Tennis opens season Tuesday with...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Hilltop courts were the scene of the Harrison County High School tennis teams’ season opener Tuesday evening.  
    The Thorobreds won their first match, which was a makeup of the match scheduled last week, while the Fillies did not fare as well.  
    Senior Natalie Kinney won the number one seed match, 8-6, over Carrie Fryman but that was the only success the Fillies managed.  

  • HCMS soccer Fillies play Bourbon...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Middle School Soccer Fillies saw their record go to 1-0-1 Tuesday as they battled Bourbon County to a 1-1 tie.  
    The match, played at the Harrison County Athletic Complex, was dominated by the Harrison County offense and the Bourbon County goal keeper, Molly Bishop.  
    In the first half alone, the Fillies had 18 shots on goal to one for Bourbon County yet the score was 0-0 at the half.  

  • HCMS Fillies soccer routs...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Middle School Soccer Fillies began defense of its first Bluegrass Conference title as they played host to Elkhorn Middle Thursday night.  
    The game played on the Harrison County Athletic Complex Field was never close after three minutes had been played.  
    Eighth-grader Molly Perkins got the scoring going early as she took a deflected shot and put it past the Elkhorn keeper for the 1-0 lead.  

  • Sports Beat

    Fillies freshmen begin season with double-header win
    The Harrison County Fillies freshman softball team opened the season Tuesday night with a doubleheader win over Nicholas County.  Bailey Northcutt pitched the first game won by the Fillies, 14-2.  Hannah Delong and Haileigh Jones split the catcher’s duties.  
    Kara Hines pitched the second game won by Harrison County, 17-3. Delong and Jones again shared the catching.  

  • Breds win opener 12-3 behind...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    A successful high school baseball team will more often than not have senior leadership.  
    Saturday in the opening game of 2017, the Harrison County Thorobreds got just that in defeating Grant County 12-3 on the Hilltop.  

  • Sports This Week

    This Week
    March 22-29

    Thursday, Mar. 23 vs Dunbar (H) V/JV 6 PM
    Saturday, Mar. 25 vs. Ryle (H) 11 AM
    Saturday, Mar. 25 vs. Rowan Co. 3 PM
    Tuesday, Mar. 28 HCMS vs. Mason Co. (H) 6 PM
    Wednesday, Mar. 29 vs. Pendleton Co. F 5:30 (DH)
    Saturday, Mar. 25 at Lexington Christian All Comers
    Wednesday, Mar. 22 at Paris
    Thursday, Mar. 23 at Mason Co.
    Monday, Mar. 27 vs. Bourbon Co. (H)
    Tuesday, Mar. 28 at Montgomery Co.

  • Mike's Minute

    Yes, I know that Indiana did not make the NCAA tournament and that Coach Crean was fired.  
    No, I don’t know who the new coach will be. These are my most frequently asked questions. I don’t really mind but I have no way of doing anything or knowing anything about either one. I do know that I have not been asked so it can be safely assumed that I won’t be the coach.   
    The same thing, different year title applies to the following scenarios: Favored teams win in the tournament.  Favored teams get upset in the tournament.