Today's Sports

  • Harrison Co. tracksters finish...

    By Mike Aldridge, Sports writer

    Harrison County High School’s joined 15 others in a big field of teams at the Tates Creek All Comers last Thursday.  

  • Finally, it’s baseball season

    Yes, I know the Final Four is coming up, but I don’t know what I could add to the avalanche of coverage of the Wildcats so I am starting on the baseball season.  

  • Fillies take two, drop one this...

    By Mike Aldridge, Sports writer

    On Thursday night at Mason County, the Harrison County Fillies began a busy schedule with five games in six days.  The round robin with George Rogers Clark and Cooper was rained out but still they managed to get three games played in the time period.

  • Breds drop two games in HMH/...

    By Mike Aldridge, Sports writer

    It is rare for the Harrison County Thorobreds to lose two games in a row, but that is exactly what happened in the first two nights of the Harrison Memorial Hospital/McDonald’s Classic on Thursday and Friday.  

  • Breds bedevil Robertson twice,...

    By Mike Aldridge, Sports writer

    Monday afternoon the Harrison County Thorobreds picked up Coach Mac Whitaker’s 994 and 995 victories as they defeated Robertson County twice in a doubleheader on the Hilltop.  

  • Markley signs with Union College

    Harrison County senior Jacob Markley, center, signs a letter of intent to play tennis for Union College in Barbourville next spring. He is joined by his mother, Lauren Cammack, and his father, Ron Markley, head boys tennis coach, and Austin Dacci, head girls tennis coach.

  • Mike’s Minute

    So far the NCAA tournament has been incident free except for the flair up at the end of the Wisconsin game with Oregon when a guard shoved a little too hard. So, all is well as far as sportsmanship on the floor.  

    There have been some really well-played, close ball games with Iowa State vs. North Carolina, Dayton vs. Stanford and Kentucky vs. Wichita State coming to mind right away.  

  • Harrison hosts tennis hopefuls

    Bryson Clifford returns the ball to her Campbell County opponent Saturday at the Harrison County Tennis team’s home tournament. The team played host to Paris High School, Bourbon County and Campbell County’s tennis teams.

  • Track season starts at Wolverine...

    By Mike Aldridge, Sports writer

    The Western Hills High School Wolverine Open last Saturday was the beginning of the outdoor season for the Harrison County Fillies and Thorobreds.  

  • Thorobreds 6-1 after Monday’s 15...

    By Mike Aldridge, Sports writer

    It is hard to believe that a 15-to-5 win is a come-from-behind victory, but two of the six Harrison County wins this season have been exactly that.