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Today's Sports

  • Cards grab No. 2 district seed

    Taylor County assured itself of the No. 2 seed vs. Adair County in the 20th District Tournament later this month with a 53-46 triumph over visiting Marion County on Friday.

    The Cardinals (13-10) trailed 31-30 going to the fourth quarter after a 16-point fourth quarter by Knight senior Austin Spalding.

    However, Taylor County tallied the first 14 points of the final frame with seniors Tyler Moss, Tevin Webster and Lloyd Stotts scoring 17 TCHS points in the quarter.

  • Pollock joins 1,000-point club...

    Taylor County’s Lady Cardinals won every quarter on Saturday in posting a 68-43 home victory over Cumberland County.

    Mercedes Cox led coach Jenny Jessie’s team (13-10) with 19 points while Hope Wigginton contributed 14 and MeLeigha Pollock.

    With Pollock’s seventh point, she became the Lady Cardinals’ 11th 1,000-point scorer.

    Taylor County visits LaRue County on Friday and plays McCreary Central at Pulaski County on Saturday.

  • Tigers move into MSC first-place...

    The Campbellsville University men downed West Virginia Tech, 83-56, to move back into a first-place tie in the Mid-South Conference.

    The Tigers (17-6, 5-2) dropped from the top spot Monday after losing at home by three points to St. Catharine College with poor shooting and ball control. Thursday was a much different story, as the Tigers impressed their fans at times with their ability to work the ball around the perimeter early.

  • No. 1-Marion County uses 18-0...

    Marion County's Lady Knights (24-1), coming off a 72-41 road rout over Elizabethtown on Thursday, scored the first 18 points to pulverize Taylor County 65-28.

    Elizabeth Thomas’ putback at 18.4 prevented the Lady Cardinals (12-10) from being shut out in the opening eight minutes.

    Sophomore Bre Elder led Marion County with 12 baskets and 24 points while junior Brooke Roberts added 13, all in the first half, and Kyvin Goodin-Rogers 11.

  • Eagles smash Washington 63-27

    Campbellsville rebounded from its All “A” Classic State Tourney loss to roll over Washington County 63-27 at home on Tuesday night.

    The Eagles broke away from a 7-7 tie to lead 27-15 at half-time and used second-half runs of 19-4 and 9-0 to breeze to their 17th win in 20 outings.

    Nine CHS players scored, led by juniors Jordan Percell (11) and Matthew Davis (10). Seniors Ben Janes and Thomas Downs had seven rebounds apiece.

    Campbellsville bested Green County 75-56 in make-up action on Wednesday with Bryton Taylor scoring 29 points.

  • Lady Tigers remain perfect in...

    The Campbellsville University Lady Tigers (22-1, 7-0) bounced West Virginia Tech 87-52 on Thursday to remain one game in front of University of Cumberlands in the women’s Mid-South Conference race.

    Campbellsville hit 48 percent of its shots from the field and 13-21 from the free throw line. It was 10-27 from three and led the rebounding battle 46-43.

    Whitney Ballinger led her team with 22 points and 17 boards while Melly Heaton had 17 points and a team-high four assists while Wendi Messer added 11 points.

  • Eagles complete perfect district...

    Campbellsville High School completed its district slate with a perfect mark by disposing of Adair County 67-52 on Friday night in Paul J. Coop Gymnasium.

    Bryton Taylor’s 29 points paced the Eagles while Thomas Downs had a double-double - 13 points and 12 rebounds.

    The Eagles (19-3), who beat Green County 75-56 in a make-up game Wednesday, host North Hardin (20-3), the Fifth Region’s winningest team, Tuesday (7:30) on Purple Haze Night.

  • Adair girls wrap up No. 2 seed...

    Campbellsville's Lady Eagles fell to Adair County, 54-29 with freshmen Brittany Vaught and Heather Watson scoring 10 and nine points, respectively.

    Coach Cameron Jackson's team (2-19), who played at Metcalfe County Saturday, host Green County Monday and visit Fort Knox on Tuesday.

  • Seaborne lay-up from Moss pushes...

    Tyler Moss fed Chase Seaborne with a pass for a lay-up with less than five seconds to play to send Taylor County past the visiting Caverna Colonels 55-54 on Tuesday.

    Tevin Webster led TCHS with 25 points (with six rebounds) while Lloyd Stotts added 11 points, Moss seven assists and Seaborne seven rebounds.

    The Cardinals bounced back from a 61-56 overtime loss at Casey County the night before. Taylor County led by seven going to the final eight minutes of regulation but were out-scored 14-7 in the fourth frame and 10-5 in the extra four minutes.

  • Washington defeats Lady Eagles...

    Campbellsville's Lady Eagles kept it close with Washington County before dropping a 52-32 home encounter on Tuesday night.

    The Commanderettes led only 18-14 in the second quarter and 40-31 in the fourth but made it a 20-point win with a 12-1 close-out of the Lady Eagles.

    Brittany Vaught hit three three-pointers to lead Campbellsville with 14 points while Tiffany Slone added eight and Heather Watson six.