http://www.cknj.com/sports/rss.xml en Grimsley, Hall win region wrestling titles http://www.cknj.com/content/grimsley-hall-win-region-wrestling-titles <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/jackson_grimsley.jpg" alt="Taylor County&amp;#039;s Jackson Grimsley takes down Meade County&amp;#039;s Connor Geise in the 145-pound championship of the Region 2 Wrestling Tournament Saturday." title="Taylor County&amp;#039;s Jackson Grimsley takes down Meade County&amp;#039;s Connor Geise in the 145-pound championship of the Region 2 Wrestling Tournament Saturday." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> The Taylor County wrestling team had three finalists and won two championships at last weekend&rsquo;s Region 2 Wrestling Tournament at Citizens Bank Arena.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> Junior Jackson Grimsley won the 145-pound championship and senior Griffin Hall took the crown at 152 for the fifth-place Cardinals, who scored 133 points.</p> Taylor relay team qualifies for state http://www.cknj.com/content/taylor-relay-team-qualifies-state <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/tcboys200medley.jpg" alt="Taylor County&amp;#039;s Micah Lauer, front left, Matthew Magness, D.J. Goodin and Austin Tungate placed second in the boys&amp;#039; 200-yard medley relay at the Region 3 Swimming Championships last weekend in Russell Springs." title="Taylor County&amp;#039;s Micah Lauer, front left, Matthew Magness, D.J. Goodin and Austin Tungate placed second in the boys&amp;#039; 200-yard medley relay at the Region 3 Swimming Championships last weekend in Russell Springs." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> This weekend, two Taylor County relay teams will be competing in the KHSAA State Swimming and Diving Championships at the University of Louisville.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> Seniors D.J. Goodin and Micah Lauer, junior Matthew Magness and sophomore Austin Tungate earned an automatic qualifying spot in the boys&rsquo; 200-yard medley relay and an at-large spot in the 200 freestyle relay at last weekend&rsquo;s Region 3 Championships in Russell Springs.</p> Cards' Tungate places second at state bowling tourney http://www.cknj.com/content/cards-tungate-places-second-state-bowling-tourney <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/tungate1_0.jpg" alt="Taylor County&amp;#039;s Austin Tungate reacts after picking up a strike as he competes in the KHSAA State Bowling Tournament last Thursday at Executive Strike &amp;amp; Spare in Louisville." title="Taylor County&amp;#039;s Austin Tungate reacts after picking up a strike as he competes in the KHSAA State Bowling Tournament last Thursday at Executive Strike &amp;amp; Spare in Louisville." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> Austin Tungate was in the zone during the qualifying rounds of the KHSAA State Bowling Tournament last Thursday at Executive Strike &amp; Spare in Louisville.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> The Taylor County sophomore opened qualifying by rolling a 290, but then dropped to a 182 in his second game. His third was his best of the state tournament, when he finished one pin shy of a perfect game to finish with a three-game total of 771.</p> Foley steps down after two seasons with Cardinals http://www.cknj.com/content/foley-steps-down-after-two-seasons-cardinals <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/jasonfoley_1.jpg" alt="Taylor County coach Jason Foley, second from left, instructs his players on where to go duing a play in a recent practice." title="Taylor County coach Jason Foley, second from left, instructs his players on where to go duing a play in a recent practice." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> Jason Foley has stepped down after two seasons as Taylor County&rsquo;s football coach and accepted the head coaching position at Pulaski Southwestern.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> The move was announced Tuesday night, when Foley was introduced as the Warriors&rsquo; next coach. Foley takes over for Larry French, who stepped down in December, and is Southwestern&rsquo;s fourth head coach in school history.</p> Eagles knock off Green County http://www.cknj.com/content/eagles-knock-green-county <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/corley_9.jpg" alt="Campbellsville&amp;#039;s Malachi Corley drives into the lane and shoots against Green County Tuesday night at Paul J. Coop Gymnasium." title="Campbellsville&amp;#039;s Malachi Corley drives into the lane and shoots against Green County Tuesday night at Paul J. Coop Gymnasium." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> Coach Tim Davis reached 600 career victories Tuesday night, when the Campbellsville Eagles rallied for a 68-62 win over visiting 5th Region rival Green County at Paul J. Coop Gymnasium.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> Campbellsville trailed 19-11 after the first quarter and 35-34 at the half. The Eagles (17-12) took a one-point lead in the third quarter and then held the Dragons off in the fourth.</p> Lady Cards win again http://www.cknj.com/content/lady-cards-win-again <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/goodin_4.jpg" alt="Taylor County&amp;#039;s LeeAnne Goodin pressures LaRue County&amp;#039;s Kristen Boone as Lady Cardinals coach Tim Peterson looks on Friday night." title="Taylor County&amp;#039;s LeeAnne Goodin pressures LaRue County&amp;#039;s Kristen Boone as Lady Cardinals coach Tim Peterson looks on Friday night." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> Junior guard Ciara Mosely had a double-double, helping the Taylor County Lady Cardinals hold off 5th Region foe Thomas Nelson, 44-40 Monday night in Bardstown.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> Mosely finished with 16 points and 11 rebounds as Taylor County (18-10) won its fourth straight.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> Senior guard Shay Mitchell chipped in with 12 points and four rebounds, while senior forward Danielle Sublett had 11 points and six rebounds.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> &nbsp;</p> Lady Cardinals win region bowling championship http://www.cknj.com/content/lady-cardinals-win-region-bowling-championship <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/ladycardstrophyb.jpg" alt="The Taylor County Lady Cardinals pose for pictures after winning the girls&amp;#039; Region 2 Bowling Tournament team championship Friday at Phillips Lanes. Pictured, from left, are coach Ben Hamilton, Sarah Ann Bright, Breanna Sharp, Tatum Hamilton, Cherith Brockman, Makena Edelen, Rylie Cundiff and coach Todd Sullivan." title="The Taylor County Lady Cardinals pose for pictures after winning the girls&amp;#039; Region 2 Bowling Tournament team championship Friday at Phillips Lanes. Pictured, from left, are coach Ben Hamilton, Sarah Ann Bright, Breanna Sharp, Tatum Hamilton, Cherith Brockman, Makena Edelen, Rylie Cundiff and coach Todd Sullivan." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> Seniors Cherith Brockman and Tatum Hamilton felt two years of missing the KHSAA State Bowling Tournament was long enough for the Taylor County Lady Cardinals.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> They were members of the 2016 squad that won the state title and wanted to get the Lady Cardinals back in their final season with the team in Friday&rsquo;s Region 2 Bowling Tournament at Phillips Lanes.</p> Taylor's Tungate, Brockman win region titles http://www.cknj.com/content/taylors-tungate-brockman-win-region-titles <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/brockman_deaton.jpg" alt="Taylor County&amp;#039;s Cherith Brockman, right, won the girls&amp;#039; Region 2 Bowling Tournament individual championship Monday at Phillips Lanes. Pictured with Brockman is Green County athletic director Tim Deaton." title="Taylor County&amp;#039;s Cherith Brockman, right, won the girls&amp;#039; Region 2 Bowling Tournament individual championship Monday at Phillips Lanes. Pictured with Brockman is Green County athletic director Tim Deaton." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p>