With district tournament seedings on the line, South Oldham baseball defeated Oldham County 4-0 Wednesday night in Crestwood to take a big step toward securing the top seed of the District 29 tournament. Brennan LaBarbera pitched into the sixth inning, holding Oldham County scoreless and drove in two runs.
South Oldham girls lacrosse jumped out to a 9-1 lead in the first half against North Oldham and held off a feverish second half rally to win 13-8 in Goshen Tuesday night. Freshman Hailey Crittenden led the Lady Dragons with three goals while Caleigh Spoon, Trinity Danielson, BZ Janes, Megan Barnes and Riley Brashear added two goals apiece.
South Oldham baseball picked up its second district win of the season behind a dominant performance by pitcher Will Moriarty. The senior threw a complete game as South Oldham defeated Oldham 3-2 Monday night in Buckner. Tanner Johnson went 1 for 2 with an RBI double and Moriarty added an RBI single while Oldham County's Tyler Morrison pitched a complete game.
With a reworked offensive attack, South Oldham boys lacrosse defeated North Oldham 16-7 Friday night in Crestwood. Luke Niebrugge scored a game-high six goals while Trevor Chapman and Grant Prince added four goals apiece for the Dragons. Juniors Gavin Beauregard and Malachi Pyle combined to score five goals for North Oldham.
The unscripted nature of sports is what makes it so encapsulating to me and so many of its viewers. There are moments that seem to reverberate beyond the game that’s being played, and though those moments may be few and far between, they’re special.
The Prospect Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for the grand opening of Crossroads IGA in Prospect on April 12. The 12,000 square-foot store will feature grab and go meals, locally sourced produce and grocery essentials. The store is located at 13124 West Highway 42.