High School Sports

  • Lady Dragons, Indians wear Heartland golf crowns

    Adair County defeated Taylor County in a one-hole, five-man play-off to win the boys’ title while Green County claimed the girls’ crown at the Heartland Athletic Conference Golf Tournament at Campbellsville Country Club on Tuesday.
    Van Giles paced the Indians’ to the boys’ championship with a tourney-leading 75, one shot ahead of Taylor County’s Wade Cave.
    Cassidy Scantland led the Lady Dragons with a 73 and won girls’ top honors after beating Ellen Kehoe of Taylor County in the fourth hole of a play-off.

  • Dragons use home-run plays to roll past Eagles 35-14


  • Cards run to 3-1 with 28-7 romp at Breckinridge

    Taylor County High School notched its third win of the season and left Breckinridge County with a 28-7 victory on Friday night.
    The Cardinals’ offense used big plays and took advantage of good field position, created by their defense, to tally 359 yards offense — all on the ground.
    Seniors Blake Dudgeon and Cody Newton each broke the century yard mark.
    Dudgeon tallied two scores, breaking away for 53-yard run for the first touchdown early in the second quarter.
    On the next possession, it would be Newton’s turn, going 80 yards.

  • Football results, remaining schedules

    High schools
    Campbellsville (7-5)
    Aug. 19    Adair County 52-7
    Aug. 27    @South Laurel 32-34
    Sept. 2    Taylor County 25-26
    Sept. 9    @Bethlehem 40-17
    Sept. 16    Green County 14-35
    Sept. 23    @Paris 32-0
    Oct. 7    Williamsburg 27-28
    Oct. 14    @Lynn Camp 53-0
    Oct. 21    @Berea 47-8
    Oct. 28    Fort Knox 25-24

  • Eagles wallop Washington

    Campbellsville High School had little trouble in disposing of Washington County 83-52 on Wednesday night in a Touchstone Energy Fifth Region All “A” Classic semi-final game at Caverna.
    The Eagles, who were to play the Bardstown-Caverna winner in Saturday’s title tilt, rode the 20-point effort of Jordan Percell to lead 45-26 at intermission.

  • CHS takes down Green 58-49

    Jordan Percell hit 10 of 13 shots and scored 25 points with 10 rebounds to lead Campbellsville past Green County 58-49 in a first-round game of the Touchstone Energy Fifth Region All “A” Classic in Greensburg.
    CHS needed a late 12-7 fourth-quarter charge to hold of the Dragons as Davis scored six and Taylor four during the run.
    Matthew Davis added 16 for CHS while junior reserve Tevin Taylor totaled eight.
    Tanner Durrett and Skyler Shively led Green County with 14 and 12 points, respectively.

  • Green County girls break away from 30-30 tie

    Green County’s Lady Dragons tallied 39 of the final 52 points to sprint past Campbellsville 69-43 in a Touchstone Energy Fifth Region All “A” Classic first-round game on Monday night in Greensburg.
    The Lady Eagles used a 11-2 run of their own to tie the game at 17-17 early in the second quarter.
    Cameron Jackson’s outfit took leads of 20-19 and 22-21 on a Tiffany Slone three-pointer, and two Slone free throws and also led at 25-23 on Heather Watson’s trey and 26-25 on Belene Garcia’s charity toss.

  • Hart uses late run to upend Lady Cards

    Hart County used a 20-8 second-half run and Lindsey Burd stole an in-bounds pass with 6.8 seconds to hold off the upset-minded Taylor County Lady Cardinals 60-57 on Tuesday night.
    Taylor County (11-5) led 44-37 after a pair of Hope Wigginton free throws before the Lady Raider spurt.
    Mercedes Cox (17), Elizabeth Thomas (14) and Wigginton (13) reached double digits for TCHS.

  • TCHS' W-crew hammers Hart 75-35

    The trifecta of Caleb Wigginton, Tevin Webster and Trae Wells spearheaded the Taylor County 75-35 rout of Hart County on Tuesday night.
    The freshman Wigginton hit five of his six three-pointers and scored 17 of his game-high 24 points in the first quarter as the Cardinals raced out to a 27-5 advantage.
    Webster, a senior, tallied nine baskets for 18 points, along with 10 rebounds and four blocked shots while Wells, a junior, had 11 assists without making a basket.

  • Lady Eagles upend Portland Christian 37-16

    Campbellsville High School’s Lady  Eagles posted their fourth victory of the season with a 37-16 Monday night home win over Portland Christian.
    Coach Cameron Jackson’s club led 21-12 at the half and out-scored the visitors 16-4 in the second half.
    Tiffany Slone led a balanced CHS attack with 13 points while Brittany Vaught added eight and Heather Watson and Masi Wilson six apiece.
    Vaught also grabbed six rebounds and Slone had eight steals.