Oldham County High School

  • BOYS: Oldham smokes Trimble, heads to district final

    It took longer than expected, but Oldham County has its desired rematch with North Oldham in the district tournament finals.


    The Colonels (24-4) easily dispatched Trimble County (16-10) 77-31 in the first round of district play Wednesday night.


    Its senior leaders, Hayden Hawes and Connor Hicks, paced Oldham County in the first quarter en route to a 24-12 lead. But once Trimble packed packing in the middle and defending on the wings, the rest of Colonels took over and never looked back, leading by 25 at half.


  • St. Francis sparks basketball interest with new facility

    GOSHEN - Athletics at St. Francis School in Goshen hasn’t necessarily been a conversation starter in recent years. Thanks now to a brand new gymnasium built last summer, it’s the talk among many area private schools. The new gym has increased interest in basketball at the St. Francis Goshen campus with participation numbers on the rise among the lower and middle school teams.

    The gym, built on the foundation of an outdated facility that stood for a few decades, was completed last July costing $2.4 million.

  • Lady Colonels’ effort not enough in tournament loss to Simon Kenton

    Oldham County girl’s basketball coach Jace Bryant hoped his team’s underdog mentality would give them the push they needed to put up a fight to Simon Kenton in the first round of the Region 8 Tournament.

    But Simon Kenton took care of the underdog early and cruised to a 55-32 win over the Lady Colonels at Carroll County High School. The Lady Pioneers will play Shelby County in the 8th Region semifinals.

  • Girls' Soccer: Oldham County promotes Libbey Smith as head coach

    Oldham County didn’t have to go far to look for its next girls soccer coach. When athletics director Matt Jacobson introduced the new coach to the team Thursday afternoon, it wasn’t someone who really needed an introduction.

    Lady Colonel assistant Libbey Smith has been named the head coach of the Oldham County girls’ soccer team, replacing former coach of 24 years Dan Schulz.

  • Boys' Basketball: Dragons spreading the wealth heading into Owen County

    One night in the fall before the season started, South Oldham made a list of goals.

    Earning the No. 1 seed for the District 29 tournament was one goal. Getting to 20 wins was another.

    The Dragons accomplished both within a week, and another goal looms Saturday with arguably its biggest test of the season.

  • Girls' Basketball: North Oldham lets lead slip in loss at Trimble

    BEDFORD — North Oldham showed a glimpse of what it’s capable of doing against a strong Trimble County. The problem is maintaining that display for 32 minutes instead of eight.

    A picture-perfect first quarter dwindled slowly for the Lady Mustangs last Friday night as they let a lead slip into a 46-32 loss on the road to wrap up regular season district play.

  • Girls' Basketball: Fiorito surpasses 1,000 career points

    North Oldham senior Cat Fiorito has etched her name in the record books with even more opportunities still within reach.

    Fiorito was honored at the North Oldham boys’ basketball game last Thursday night for joining the 1,000 career-points club this season, a feat she accomplished in her career-high 29-point effort against Oldham County on Jan. 15.

  • Wrestling: North Oldham takes first in annual Mustang Classic

    North Oldham took first place at the annual Mustang Classic last Saturday. The Mustangs scored 197.5 total points in the field of 19 schools with 12 wrestlers finishing in the top six. Woodford County finished second with 184 points and Oldham County placed third with 179.

    Dallas Ochsenbein (120), Collin Portman (220) and Landin Jones (285) won their respective weight classes, with Ochsenbein and Portman earning the Most Oustanding Wrestler of the Tournament honors.

  • Swim: North Oldham claims sixth straight OC Champs title

    LOUISVILLE — Jacob Karaglonis wanted to try something new when he decided to join North Oldham’s swim team this season. As a senior, Karaglonis knew the reputation North Oldham had built in the pool and wanted to contribute to the legacy.

    He didn’t realize he would enjoy that legacy as much as when he hoisted the Cup, which isn’t changing its address.

  • Koch, Thompson sign with Georgetown

    CRESTWOOD — South Oldham seniors Starr Thompson and Drew Koch signed a National Letter of Intent to continue their respective football careers at Georgetown College on Friday.

    Koch finished his senior season with 10 field goals and 47 made extra point attempts. He kicked five field goals in South Oldham's win over Oldham County, which was one shy of the state record for most in a single game.