Today's Sports

  • Sports this week

    Sports this week
    Aug. 19-26
    HCMS Football
    Thursday, Aug. 20, vs. Royal Springs Middle School Ingles Stadium 6 p.m.

    HCHS Football
    Friday, Aug. 21, at East Jessamine in VisitNich.com Bowl 6:30 p.m.
    East Jessamine is at 815 Sulphur Well Rd. Take Harrodsburg Road out of Lexington (68) to Hwy 169. Turn left and stay on this road through Nicholasville. Hwy 169 is Sulphur Well Rd. in Nicholasville. You will go past West Jessamine High School on this road.
    Monday, Aug. 24, at Rowan Co. Fr/JV 6 p.m.

  • Labor Union for college? Not...

    On Monday, the National Labor Relations Board decided that the football players at Northwestern University could not form a college football players union to demand better treatment and pay for play.  
    This was a good decision though the board did not put the issue aside only the one particular situation.  
    They used to say that the Northwestern players would tell the Ohio State bullies and others that were pushing them around to “go ahead and have your fun now, when we graduate you will be working for me.”  

  • Colts take a couple of losses to...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    Clark County’s consolidation of Clark Middle and Conkwright Middle schools into one huge school paid some big dividends Thursday night.  
    The two combined to form Robert D. Campbell Middle School and the Cardinal football teams were the Harrison County Middle School Colts’ opponents Thursday night.

  • Golfers win two matches, Fillies...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    Last Thursday the Harrison County Fillies won their first dual match of the year as they edged Montgomery County 211 to 210 at the Cynthiana Country Club.  
    Junior Sarah Holland was the medalist for the day with a nine-hole total of 43.  Freshman Kenzie Jones was next with 54 followed by eighth grader Anna Midden’s 55.  Freshman Morgan Hollar rounded out the scoring with a 58.  

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  • Volleyball Fillies roll past...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    “It was good to get the regular season going,” said Coach Bill Faulkner after the Fillies volleyball team opened the season Tuesday in Carlisle.  “Some of the girls were a little nervous early with the opener on the road.”
    The Harrison County Fillies opened the season with a 3 sets to 0 win over the Nicholas County Lady Jackets.  
    The scores were 25-18, 25-15, and 25-10 for the varsity.  

  • Sports beat

    Youth football registration open
    The Harrison County Youth Football Association is now taking sign ups for the upcoming football season.  
    The league will be offering K-2-flag football, a first- and second-grade tackle football team and tackle teams for the third and fourth, and fifth and sixth grades.
    This year, Harrison County will be joining the Central Kentucky Youth Football Conference. The conference consists of Bourbon, Nicholas, Bath, Rowan, Montgomery, Powell and Estill counties.  Games will be played at various locations.  

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  • Vascottos compete in Kentucky...

    Local  freshman  for Harrison County High School and Cynthiana Country Club golfer, Anthony Vascotto, participated in the 2015 Kentucky Jr. PGA Tour. He competed in 13- and 14-year-old group and won six medals.
    He came in third for the state based on his participation. Vascotto has shot three rounds in the 70’s during competition.
    He also competed in the PGA Drive, Chip and Putt contest for the Bluegrass Region at Lakeside Golf Course, Lexington.