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Today's Sports

  • HCMS Fillies soccer splits last...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Harrison County Middle School Fillies soccer team faced two of the top five teams in the conference in the final week of the regular season.  
    Last Tuesday, April 19, the Royal Springs Lady Titans came to the Hilltop with eight veteran eighth graders to do battle with the Fillies.  However, like many of the matches for the Fillies this season, Harrison County’s young players jumped out to an early lead.  

  • Sumpter fifth in KHSAA State...

    Seventh grader Kennedy Sumpter finished fifth in the 2016 KHSAA Archery State Tournament held in Lexington Thursday.  

  • Fillies winning streak at 7 with...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Harrison County Fillies beat Nicholas County, Jeffersontown, Bryan Station and Robertson County twice to raise their season record to 12-3 after Tuesday’s games.  
    Last Wednesday the Nicholas County Lady Jackets fell to 8-7 on the year as Harrison County handed them an 11-0 loss in five innings.  
    The game was scoreless until the bottom of the third when Madison Polley singled and Nicholas County hurler Jonna Watkins could not find the plate, walking two.  

  • A ritual of spring

    A Ritual of Spring
    It is that time of year again when the top college players decide whether to stay in school or go on to the professional level.  
    Since John Calipari has been at The University of Kentucky, there have always been some players destined to leave.  
    This year was no exception. In fact, it was made ridiculous when the entire squad opted to put their name into consideration by the pros.  
    Of course, under the new rule, as long as they do not hire an agent they can still come back to school for the following year.

  • Sports this week

    Track
    Saturday, Apr. 23 Harrison County Invitational  10 AM
    Tuesday, Apr. 26 at Scott Co. All Comers

    Tennis
    Wednesday, Apr. 20 vs. Bracken Co. (H)
    Friday, Apr. 22 vs. Montgomery Co. (H)

    Softball
    Wednesday, Apr. 20 at Fleming Co. Freshman 6 PM
    Thursday, Apr. 21 vs. Pendleton Co. (H) V/JV 5:30 PM
    Thursday, Apr. 21 at Bracken Co. Freshman 5:45 PM
    Saturday, Apr. 23 Freshman Round Robin (H)
    Monday, Apr. 25 vs. Mason Co. (H) V/JV 5:30 PM

  • Letters of intent
  • Breds 10-5 after splitting four...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Harrison County Thorobreds baseball team traveled to Pendleton County Thursday and came away with a 16-3 five-inning victory.  
    The Breds picked up nine hits and took advantage of five Wildcat errors for the win.  
    The game was tied at three runs each after two innings but Harrison County broke out with seven in the top of the third to post a 10-3 lead.  
    Luke Slucher hit a home run with one out which was followed by an error and three consecutive walks.

  • Breds first, Fillies second in 6...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Harrison County track team finally got the home season kicked off Tuesday, April 12, when they played host to five teams in an all-comers event.  
    The Breds scored 118 points to win the boys’ meet while the Fillies trailed only Bourbon County finishing second in the girls’ meet.
    Bourbon County boys were second with 101 points followed by Pendleton County, Bracken County, Paris and Augusta.  

  • Tennis Fillies split matches...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Harrison County Fillies tennis team handily defeated George Rogers Clark last Tuesday 4-1 but dropped a 0-5 decision to Campbell County on Thursday.  
    The Fillies, who are in one of the most successful seasons for a while, were on a three-match winning streak before the Campbell County loss.

  • HCMS Fillies hold first place...

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Harrison County Middle School soccer Fillies hold a one-point lead going into the final week of regular season following two wins last week.  
    The 7-0-1 Fillies defeated Georgetown Middle last Tuesday and then won at home Thursday over Scott Middle to go into the last week with the precarious lead.
    Tuesday was the last road trip of the year for the Fillies as they took the short trip to Georgetown.