https://www.cynthianademocrat.com/sports/rss.xml en Father/son duo wins Jungle, Lenox and Malone win Jungle Cups https://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/fatherson-duo-wins-jungle-lenox-and-malone-win-jungle-cups <img src="https://www.cynthianademocrat.com/sites/www.cynthianademocrat.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/image1_0.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="64" height="85" /><p> Mike Aldridge,<br /> Sports Writer<br /> hoosiers49@gmail.com<br /> <br /> The father son duo of Danny and Eric Sanders eased past John Malone and Jim Ed Hill Sunday afternoon to win the two-day Jungle Tournament by one stroke.&nbsp; The Jungle, named for the late Jim Letcher, sponsored by Palmer-Hampton Agency is a two-day tournament with four different formats for each nine holes of play. &nbsp;<br /> CKY THUNDER https://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/cky-thunder <img src="https://www.cynthianademocrat.com/sites/www.cynthianademocrat.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/s_cky.thunder.jpg" alt="CKY THUNDER. Destiney Reed pitched for CKY Thunder and had a great weekend despite going 2-1 on Saturday. Destiney and CKY Thunder went on a roll Sunday going 4-0 in the Bluegrass State Games winning the championship. Destiney also plays for the Harrison County Phillies. Also the KY Stampede out of Harrison County went 5-0 to win the championship in there 12U division in Nicholasville." title="CKY THUNDER. Destiney Reed pitched for CKY Thunder and had a great weekend despite going 2-1 on Saturday. Destiney and CKY Thunder went on a roll Sunday going 4-0 in the Bluegrass State Games winning the championship. Destiney also plays for the Harrison County Phillies. Also the KY Stampede out of Harrison County went 5-0 to win the championship in there 12U division in Nicholasville." align="left" hspace="6" width="155" height="85" /> Sports Beats https://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/sports-beats-59 <p> Pee Wee cheerleading sign ups<br /> Pee Wee cheerleading will have sign ups at Ingles Stadium for K-6 grade on the following dates on Fridays only. You can also sign up at Joe Cochran&rsquo;s office five days a week. July 13, 20, 27, August 3, 10.<br /> Fee is $65 due on sign ups.<br /> Will travel and play on Saturdays and Sundays.<br /> For more information call 859-954-0016.</p> Is football in trouble? https://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/football-trouble <p> The World Cup of soccer and the Jungle Cup of golf are behind us now but with them comes, for me, the thought of football and its potential demise. &nbsp;<br /> My cousin, Jeff, comes to Cynthiana from Columbus, Indiana, each year to play in the Jungle with me and he instills doubt in my mind each year about the relative health of youth football as a sport. &nbsp;<br /> Jeff and I are like brothers and speak freely of our opinions without fear of upsetting the other&rsquo;s fragile psyche like one may fear in a less-close relationship. &nbsp;<br /> Fillies soccer releases schedule for 2018 https://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/fillies-soccer-releases-schedule-2018 <p> Mike Aldridge,<br /> Sports Writer<br /> hoosiers49@gmail.com<br /> <br /> Coach Kevin Gaunce of the Harrison County High School Soccer Fillies has released the team&rsquo;s schedule for the 2018 soccer season. &nbsp;<br /> The schedule features the traditional Tenth Region rivals along with some added out-of-region powers.&nbsp; The Fillies will face Eleventh Region power Madison Central in a pre-season scrimmage on the road as well as face Eleventh Region powers Woodford County and Scott County away from home and Franklin County and Bryan Station on the Hilltop.<br /> Harrison County 12u Allstars https://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/harrison-county-12u-allstars <img src="https://www.cynthianademocrat.com/sites/www.cynthianademocrat.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/s_cal_ripken_runnersup.jpg" alt="Harrison County 12u Allstars were the 2018 Cal Ripken State Runner up. Players are: back row, from left, Chris Denniston-Assistant Coach, Randolph Thomas-Manager, Justin Craycaft, Kaydon Custard, Garrett Wilson, Braylon Hinton, Mason Smiley, Brody Fryman, JoJo Hinton-Assistant Coach, Wayne Christopher-Assistant Coach; front row, Eli Phelps, Jashon Lewis, Elijah Harris, Griffin Maners, Bryson Tucker, Logan Denniston." title="Harrison County 12u Allstars were the 2018 Cal Ripken State Runner up. Players are: back row, from left, Chris Denniston-Assistant Coach, Randolph Thomas-Manager, Justin Craycaft, Kaydon Custard, Garrett Wilson, Braylon Hinton, Mason Smiley, Brody Fryman, JoJo Hinton-Assistant Coach, Wayne Christopher-Assistant Coach; front row, Eli Phelps, Jashon Lewis, Elijah Harris, Griffin Maners, Bryson Tucker, Logan Denniston." align="left" hspace="6" width="154" height="85" /> Breds soccer will field young team for 30th season https://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/breds-soccer-will-field-young-team-30th-season <p> Mike Aldridge,<br /> Sports Writer<br /> hoosiers49@gmail.com<br /> <br /> Coach Richard Crowdy has just three returning seniors from last year&rsquo;s 5-12-2 squad.&nbsp; Lost from that team by graduation are Adam Bradford, Cameron Brown, Max Ferguson, Dillon Gasser, Tanner Hodge, Russ Judy, Josh Moore and Jacob Walker.&nbsp; Even with this lack of varsity experience Crowdy is optimistic. &nbsp;<br /> &ldquo;The three seniors are skilled and determined young men with great attitudes,&rdquo; he said.<br /> Fillies soccer enters 2018 season with optimism though there are holes to fill https://www.cynthianademocrat.com/content/fillies-soccer-enters-2018-season-optimism-though-there-are-holes-fill <p> Mike Aldridge,<br /> Sports Writer<br /> hoosiers49@gmail.com<br /> <br /> The Harrison county Fillies soccer team will enter the 2018 season with some very familiar faces missing from the lineup. &nbsp;<br /> Coach Kevin Gaunce lost eight seniors who had participated in three region semi-finals and one region final in their four years of varsity play. &nbsp;<br />