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Today's News

  • OCYFL holds signups

    The Oldham County Youth Football League will be having signups at the OCYFL Fields in Buckner on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    The 2014 season has a new addition with the Senior Division back for 11-12-year-olds.  

    The cost is $80 for 5-6-year-olds (Mighty Mites) and $120 for Pee Wee (7-8), Juniors (9-10) and Seniors (11-12).  

    Cheerleaders are $45 plus cost of uniforms.  

    All players are guaranteed playing time so this is a good time to get involved and get in the game.

  • Riggs 29th in state amateur

    Former Oldham County golfer Taylor Riggs finished 29th last week in the Clark’s Pump ‘n’ Shop Marathon Kentucky Amateur.

    Riggs shot a 1-over 217 at the event, which was held at Cherry Blossom Golf and Country Club in Georgetown.

    The Eastern Kentucky University golfer fired back-to-back 71’s the final two rounds after scoring 75 the first day.

    He finished 13 shots behind tournament champion Tom Campbell of Danville.

  • Brown wins at Tates Creek

    Oldham County golfer Michael Brown fired a 4-over 76 to win the 15-16 boys division of the Mussellman-Dunne Junior Golf Tour event June 19 at Tates Creek Golf Course in Lexington.

    The La Grange native won the event by one stroke, earning 200 points toward the summer championship.
     

  • South hosting basketball camp

    South Oldham boys basketball camp for students in grades 6-8 during the 2013-14 school year is July 7-11.

    Camp for students in grades 1-5 during the 2013-14 school year is July 14-18.

    Each camp runs from 8:30 a.m. to noon each day.

    Cost is $60 if paid in advance, $70 at the door.
     

  • OC boys soccer hosting team meeting

    Boys interested in participating in soccer at Oldham County this year should attend a player/parent meeting on July 14 in the OCHS library at 6:30 p.m.

    Please bring a completed physical.

    Contact coach Brian Durbin with questions (brian.durbin@oldham.kyschools.us)
     

  • County players take part in Junior All-Star Games

    Five county basketball players competed Saturday in Louisville at the East-West Junior All-Star Games.

    Rising seniors Hayden Hawes and Connor Hicks of Oldham County each played for the East boys, who fell 100-93 to the West.

    Hawes had seven points in the loss. Doss’ Terrell Gray scored a game-high 21 points for the West.

    South Oldham rising seniors Sydney Jones and Abbey Van Zant and Oldham County rising senior Abigail Stewart played for the East in the girls game.

  • North Oldham Female Athlete of the Year

    Grace Oglesby topped the record of an Olympic legend, then topped that twice more to win a state title.

    The North Oldham sophomore swam the 100 butterfly in 54.66 seconds Feb. 15 in the Region 2 championships, beating a 32-year-old region record set by 1984 Olympic gold medalist Mary T. Meagher.

    Oglesby shattered that time Feb. 28 in the state preliminaries,  swimming the 100 fly in 53.67 seconds.

    One day later she swam the 100 fly in a blistering 53.45 seconds to set a new state record and claim a championship.

  • North Oldham Male Athlete of the Year

    North Oldham made its deepest postseason run in school history in 2013, winning Region 8 and beating Central Hardin in the semi-state round before falling to Bowling Green in the state quarterfinals.

    The Mustangs featured several talented scorers but advanced through the postseason on the strength of its defense.

    Goalkeeper Seth Junion was named first team all-state, with defenders Sam Kelly and Ben Stinebruner named as honorable mentions.

    The anchor of that defense was another first-team selection, defensive midfielder Jad Vicich.

  • North Oldham Team of the Year

    Two groups of North Oldham runners claimed state titles in 2013-14.

    North’s boys cross country team won its fourth straight championship, scoring a Class 2A-best 53 points on a windy morning Nov. 9 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington.

    The Mustangs used a consistent approach to beat second-place Covington Catholic by 16 points.

    Sophomore Trenton Fryman led the way for North that day, finishing eighth in the class with a time of 16:59.63.

    Next was freshman Alex McClarty at No. 12 (17:05.41).

  • Boys basketball: Mustangs transitioning to Burton

    LOUISVILLE – Rob Burton had two choices when he was named North Oldham’s boys basketball coach just weeks before the start of summer ball.

    He could spend June staging practices for the team in order to introduce his offensive and defensive systems in a controlled setting. His other option was to schedule a full slate of games and let his Mustangs learn while competing in exhibitions against area teams.