https://www.cknj.com/sports/rss.xml en Eagles, Cards get back on the gridiron https://www.cknj.com/content/eagles-cards-get-back-gridiron <img src="https://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/crews_oliver.jpg" alt="Taylor County&amp;#039;s Landon Crews, left, runs a route while being defended by Wes Oliver during last Thursday&amp;#039;s practice." title="Taylor County&amp;#039;s Landon Crews, left, runs a route while being defended by Wes Oliver during last Thursday&amp;#039;s practice." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> The boys of fall got back to work last week, as the football teams at Campbellsville and Taylor County high schools resumed practice following the KHSAA-mandated dead period.</p> <p> Campbellsville is coming off a season in which it reached the Class 1-A state semifinals, falling one game shy of playing for the state championship.</p> <p> Coach Dale Estes said he and his coaching staff haven&rsquo;t had to hype up their players in the early going. The players know what they achieved last year and they want to get back to that level.</p> Church league softball action https://www.cknj.com/content/church-league-softball-action <img src="https://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/adamcarman.jpg" alt="Adam Carman hits during Monday&amp;#039;s church league softball game at Veterans Memorial Park." title="Adam Carman hits during Monday&amp;#039;s church league softball game at Veterans Memorial Park." align="left" hspace="6" /> All-Stars struggle in state play https://www.cknj.com/content/all-stars-struggle-state-play <img src="https://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/brycenewton_0.jpg" alt="Campbellsville&#039;s Bryce Newton puts the ball in play against Lake Cumberland in the Cal Ripken East Kentucky State Tournament on Saturday morning at the Ward Correll Sports Complex in Somerset." title="Campbellsville&#039;s Bryce Newton puts the ball in play against Lake Cumberland in the Cal Ripken East Kentucky State Tournament on Saturday morning at the Ward Correll Sports Complex in Somerset." align="left" hspace="6" width="120" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p> It was a short stay in the Cal Ripken East Kentucky State Tournament for two Campbellsville Youth Baseball All-Star teams over the weekend.</p> <p> Neither the 9-year-old squad nor the 12-year-old team made it past pool play at their respective events.</p> Parks qualifies for national tournament https://www.cknj.com/content/parks-qualifies-national-tournament <img src="https://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cooperparks_0.jpg" alt="Campbellsville&#039;s Cooper Parks won the Trusted Choice Big I qualifier over the weekend at Quail Chase Golf Club." title="Campbellsville&#039;s Cooper Parks won the Trusted Choice Big I qualifier over the weekend at Quail Chase Golf Club." align="left" hspace="6" width="64" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Cooper Parks has played a lot of exceptional golf in his young career, but he was about to shoot a personal best in the final round of the Kentucky PGA Junior Tour Trusted Choice Big &lsquo;I&rsquo; qualifier at Quail Chase last Friday.</p> <p> However, he made bogey on the 16th hole and waylaid that effort.</p> <p> &ldquo;I was trying not to think about what kind of score I could shoot and was wanting to stay in the present,&rdquo; he said. &ldquo;The 16th hole is a tight driving hole and I blocked my tee shot to the right and into the trees.&rdquo;</p> Barbasol Championship begins this week at Keene Trace https://www.cknj.com/content/barbasol-championship-begins-week-keene-trace <img src="https://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/barbasol.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p> It is not the Ryder Cup.</p> <p> It is not the PGA Tour.</p> <p> Heck, it is not even the Senior PGA.</p> <p> Here&rsquo;s hoping, though, Kentucky golf fans will show interest and support next week&rsquo;s Barbasol Championship at Keene Trace.</p> <p> History shows they will as they flocked to Lexington when the city was a regular stop on the Senior PGA Tour, first at Griffin Gate Marriott and later Kearney Hills.</p> YOUTH TRACK: Four TCHS athletes qualify for national meet https://www.cknj.com/content/youth-track-four-tchs-athletes-qualify-national-meet <img src="https://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/daltonnunn_new.jpg" alt="Dalton Nunn competes in the AAU Region 6 meet at the University of Tennessee." title="Dalton Nunn competes in the AAU Region 6 meet at the University of Tennessee." align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> Four Taylor County High School track athletes have qualified for the AAU Junior Olympic Games later this month.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> Emma Maynard, Ryan Maynard, Dalton Nunn and Natalie Reynolds all earned at least one top-six finishing spot during last weekend&rsquo;s AAU Region 6 meet at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville.</p> YOUTH BASEBALL: All-Stars begin play in state tourneys this week https://www.cknj.com/content/youth-baseball-all-stars-begin-play-state-tourneys-week <p> &nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> Two Campbellsville Youth Baseball league All-Star teams began play in the Cal Ripken East Kentucky State Tournament this week.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> The 9-year-old team plays at Lexington&rsquo;s Veterans Park, while the 12-year-old squad plays at Ward Correll Park in Somerset.</p> Sports Calendar https://www.cknj.com/content/sports-calendar-1 <p> &nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> The CKNJ Sports Calendar is a free service. To place an item in the Sports Calendar, email sports@cknj.com.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> &nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> (Thru 07-16) CHS Football Camp</p>