Today's Sports

  • Area sports calendar

    Fall Baseball scheduled for Miller Park; sign-ups set for Aug. 5, 7 and 8

    7-12-year-old players (2011 seasonal age) interested in playing fall baseball may sign up on Thursday, Aug. 5 (5:30-7 p.m.), Saturday, Aug. 7 (10 a.m. to noon) and Sunday, Aug. 8 (1-3 p.m.) at Miller Park.

    For more information, contact Mark “Shiny” Kearney (403-5491).

    TC cross country team running at walking track

  • Percell continues summer climb...

    Campbellsville High School senior-to-be Jordan Percell wasn’t rated in Rick Bolus’ High Potential Basketball Recruiting Service’s top 56 Kentucky list in June of Kentucky’s Top Rising Prospects for 2010-11. However, that could change after the Eagle’s trip to Georgetown last month.

  • Baseball statistics that might...

    Hearing that a St. Louis Cardinal first baseman could be the first Major League Baseball player to have a .300 batting average and hit 30 home runs with 100 runs batted in a season for 10 straight years made me research a few baseball statistics that will boggle your brain.

    Here’s a few examples:

    * Only four Major League players have finished their careers with a .300 batting average and at least 300 home runs and 3,000 hits.

  • TCHS grad signs with CU

    Once Taylor County High School's Becca Cook made up her mind to continue playing softball in college, she said it wasn't hard choosing Campbellsville University.

    Cook put pen to paper Thursday afternoon in the H&W Sport Shop Ronnie Hord Field House on the CU campus and signed on with Shannon Wathen's Tigers. She is the 10th signee of the 2010-2011 class.

    Cook played recently with four members of Wathen's recruiting class, one in the East-West All-Star game and three others in the Kentucky vs. Tennessee All-Stars.

  • 11-12s fall in extra innings at...

    Campbellsville’s 11-12-year-old Little League All Stars dropped their final game of pool play and fell in the state tournament semi-finals at Hazard last week.

    The local squad rolled 9-3 over Lewis County and 9-4 vs. North Laurel in the first pool-play games July 17-18.

    Austin Hash (single, home run) and Hunter McQueary (single, double) had two hits and two RBI each vs. Lewis County while Austin Matney had two singles and an RBI.

  • Little League 10-11s go 1-2 at...

    Campbellsville’s 10-11-year-old Little League All Stars went 1-2 at the state tournament last week in Corbin.

  • Football schedules for the 2010...

    Campbellsville Eagles

    Aug. 21    Forcht Bank Bowl at CHS

    6:00    Campbellsville vs. Breathitt County

    8:30    LaRue County vs. Mercer County

    Aug. 27    at Russell County    8:00

    Sept. 3    Taylor County    7:30

    Sept. 10    Bethlehem    7:30

    Sept. 16    at Green County    8:00

    Sept. 24    Lynn Camp    8:00

  • Campin' Out

    Girls' basketball teams from Taylor County, Anderson County, Bullitt East, Adair County, Webster County, Allen County-Scottsville, Greenwood and Metcalfe County participated in a team camp in Campbellsville last week under the leadership of former CU Lady Tiger head coach Donna Wise.

    Members of the present Lady Tiger women's basketball team and coaching staff provided supervision, clock operation and refereeing.


  • CU, Georgetown picked to be best...

    The Mid-South Conference football coaches have tabbed Campbellsville University and Georgetown College the favorites in the East Division and University of the Cumberlands the team to beat in the West Division, according to the preseason poll announced last week.

    Campbellsville and Georgetown each received 32 voting points from the seven East coaches, while Cumberlands received 36 voting points, including six first-place votes. Coaches were not allowed to vote for their own team in the preseason poll.

  • Veterans Memorial Park softball...

    Monday, July 19

    Men’s Church

    6:00 (1)    Freedom Baptist vs. Palestine Baptist

    6:00 (2)    Living Grace 1 vs. Stewart’s Creek Baptist

    7:00 (1)    Campbellsville Christian vs. The Vineyard

    7:00 (2)    Living Grace 2 vs. First Baptist

    8:00 (1)    Campbellsville Baptist vs. Columbia Nazarene

    8:00 (2)    First Baptist vs. Calvary Baptist

    9:00 (1)    Robinson Creek Baptist vs. Elk Horn Baptist