South Oldham picked up its eighth win in nine games with a 70-39 win over North Oldham on Tuesday night. Lexi Bowlden scored a game-high 16 points and added nine rebounds while Sydney Herold finished with 14 points and 11 rebounds. The Lady Dragons' second win in district play seals second place in the District 29 regular season standings for South Oldham.
South Oldham hosted the annual Dragon Invitational on Saturday (Jan. 21). Nine of the 18 teams that competed in the wrestling tournament were ranked in the top 25 of the KentuckyWrestling.com rankings.
After playing a less than stellar first half plagued with turnovers, Oldham County outscored Shelby County by 12 points in the final 11-and-a-half minutes for a 64-55 victory, the Lady Colonels second win of the week. Alexis and Sophia Head each scored 19 points while Kylee Nurenberger and Madison Clark added eight points apiece.
Local girl scouts put the pedal to the metal at their Pinewood Derby on Jan. 21. The Pinewood Derby, an event where scouts create miniature racecars with blocks of wood, is traditionally associated with the Cub Scouts, but for the second year, Oldham County’s Girl Scout Troops got the chance to race.