Today's Sports

  • Harrison County track teams...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    Track and field athletes must participate in four regular season meets prior to the regional meet to be eligible to participate in the meet. The weather has been a huge obstacle for the Harrison County Fillies and Thorobreds as they strive to meet that qualification.  

  • My faith is restored

    The political season has become such a name calling session on both sides I find my faith in my fellow man waning as each day goes by.
     But Sunday I had some hope pumped into my feelings and now I feel better. You might think that a person should be inspired after attending church. Well, I went to mass on Saturday and while inspired as always that was not the reason for my boost on Sunday.

  • Garrison’s stellar pitching...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Thorobreds carried a 13-6 record into Thursday’s opening battle of the Harrison Memorial Hospital/McDonald’s Classic with Rowan County.
    Rowan County’s ace pitcher Cameron Planck was to be on the mound to face the Breds who countered with senior Gus Garrison who was just back from an injury.

  • Basketball Fillies hold year end...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Fillies held their annual Awards Banquet Sunday afternoon hosted by Coach Kim Furnish and the Fillies staff.
    After the meal, coaches Jeff Kinney, Joe Hinton, and Dr. Stephen Moses assisted Furnish as they handed out certificates and bars to the varsity, junior varsity and freshman players.

  • Pulliam signs with Transy
  • Sports this week

    May 4-May 11

    Wednesday, May 4 at Nicholas Co. Varsity/JV 5:30 PM
    Thursday, May 5 vs. Bryan Station (H) Varsity/JV 6 PM
    Friday, May 6 Owensboro Showcase vs. Mercy 8:30 PM
    Saturday, May 7 Owensboro Showcase vs. E’Town 10 AM
    Saturday, May 7 Owensboro Showcase vs. Madisonville 1 PM
    Wednesday, May 11 vs. Bracken Co. (H) Varsity/JV 6 PM

    Thursday, May 5 vs. Nicholas Co. (H) 4:30 PM
    Thursday, May 5 vs. Bellevue (H) 7:00 PM

  • Sports beat

    Thorobreds Judy Construction
    Alumni Night is Friday
    The Harrison County High School Baseball Alumni Night is this Friday when the Breds take on Conner around 7 p.m. Three former Breds will have their name put onto the Fence of Fame during the ceremonies Friday.  The night begins at 5 p.m. with the entertaining Alumni Batting Practice. Coach Mac Whitaker invites all former Thorobreds to take part in the “old timers batting practice” which precedes the Fence of Fame ceremony at 6:30 p.m.

  • Kentucky’s Touchstone Energy...

    Kentucky’s Touchstone Energy Cooperatives have renewed their Platinum Sponsorship of the Special Olympics Kentucky State Summer Games for a fourth year. When initiated in 2013, the sponsorship made Kentucky’s Touchstone Energy Cooperatives the largest single Games sponsor for the program since 1999.
    The sponsorship agreement once again includes a presence for Kentucky’s Touchstone Energy Cooperatives at the State Summer Games, as well as at Area Track and Field Meets in service areas of Kentucky’s Touchstone Energy Cooperatives.

  • Breds split two in Hometown...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Thorobreds beat Lexington Christian, 3-0, Friday behind three-hit pitching from Nathan Fryman as they won the opening game of the Hometown Pharmacy/Frank Shoop Classic.  
    Fryman struck out six and walked only one in easily his best outing of the season.  
    The Breds also picked up only three hits but made the most of three Eagle errors to score the three runs to win the contest.  

  • Davis hurls no-hitter Thursday,...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Fillies defeated Pendleton County 15-0 Thursday evening on Shirley Field behind a no-hitter fired by senior Jami Davis.  
    Davis faced the minimum in four innings of pitching as she struck out eight and walked none while her teammates played error-free ball on defense.  
    The Fillies scored three runs in both the first and second innings before blasting out to a 13-0 lead in the bottom of the third.