http://www.oldhamera.com/sports/rss.xml en Boys Basketball: South Oldham defeats CAL http://www.oldhamera.com/content/boys-basketball-south-oldham-defeats-cal <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_0338.jpg" alt="Aaron Franklin shoots a 3-pointer in the second half. " title="Aaron Franklin shoots a 3-pointer in the second half. " align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> Capitalizing on the all too familiar game plan, South Oldham made 15 3-pointers on Saturday against Christian Academy of Louisville for an 82-72. Joe Griffin had a team-high 21 points as four Dragons scored in double figures.</p> SOMS wins Mid-Bluegrass Conference Championship http://www.oldhamera.com/content/soms-wins-mid-bluegrass-conference-championship <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/023.jpg" alt="The SOMS Eighth Grade team won the Mid-Bluegrass Conference tournament. " title="The SOMS Eighth Grade team won the Mid-Bluegrass Conference tournament. " align="left" hspace="6" width="132" height="85" /><p> The Girls Mid-Bluegrass Conference Championship was hosted at South Oldham Middle School this week. South Oldham won the eighth and sixth grade tournament championship while Oldham County claimed the seventh grade title.&nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>Eighth Grade tournament</strong></p> After historic season, could South Oldham be better in 2017? http://www.oldhamera.com/content/after-historic-season-could-south-oldham-be-better-2017 <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/301a4193.jpg" alt="South Oldham freshman Ethan Bednarczyk makes a diving catch in the fourth quarter against Pulaski County." title="South Oldham freshman Ethan Bednarczyk makes a diving catch in the fourth quarter against Pulaski County." align="left" hspace="6" width="127" height="85" /><p> <span>South Oldham football&rsquo;s historic season came to a close on Friday night in the state semi-final round to Pulaski County. The Dragons set a program record in wins (12) and started 9-0 for the first time in program history.&nbsp;</span></p> Boys Basketball: Oldham County defeats North Hardin http://www.oldhamera.com/content/boys-basketball-oldham-county-defeats-north-hardin <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_9611.jpg" alt="Zach Larimore leaps for the opening tip." title="Zach Larimore leaps for the opening tip." align="left" hspace="6" width="113" height="85" /><p> The final minute may have been too close for comfort, but the Oldham County boys basketball team outlasted 10<sup>th</sup>-ranked North Hardin for a 63-58 on Tuesday night. Jackson Gibson scored 25 points and Ismail Jones added 14 points for the Colonels in their season opener.</p> South’s Cantrell enrolling early at Kentucky http://www.oldhamera.com/content/south%E2%80%99s-cantrell-enrolling-early-kentucky <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_9625.jpg" alt="Cooper Cantrell will enroll in the spring semester at the University of Kentucky." title="Cooper Cantrell will enroll in the spring semester at the University of Kentucky." align="left" hspace="6" width="103" height="85" /><p> Jefferson era starts with a win http://www.oldhamera.com/content/jefferson-era-starts-win <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_9317.jpg" alt="Kylee Nuernberger defends near mid court. " title="Kylee Nuernberger defends near mid court. " align="left" hspace="6" width="105" height="85" /><p> The Oldham County girls basketball team has a shirt that says &ldquo;trust the process.&rdquo; In their first game of the 2016-17 season, the Lady Colonels got some reward for their belief. Oldham County defeated Fern Creek 67-54, the first win in the coach Chris Jefferson era.</p> South falls to Pulaski County http://www.oldhamera.com/content/south-falls-pulaski-county <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_9293.jpg" alt="Coach Jamie Reed talks with players after the game." title="Coach Jamie Reed talks with players after the game." align="left" hspace="6" width="123" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;South Oldham football&rsquo;s historic season came to an end on Friday night with a 62-55 loss to Pulaski County in the Class 5-A state semi-final.</p> <p> &ldquo;We had an awesome year. It obviously didn&rsquo;t end the way we wanted it to,&rdquo; South Oldham coach Jamie Reed said. &ldquo;This one is going to sting for a while.&rdquo;</p> <p> <strong>Hot Start</strong></p> The green light stays on for Dragon shooters http://www.oldhamera.com/content/green-light-stays-dragon-shooters <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/so_mbb_griffin_2.jpg" alt="Joe Griffin will lead the Dragon offense this year. " title="Joe Griffin will lead the Dragon offense this year. " align="left" hspace="6" width="130" height="85" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;">South Oldham coach Steve Simpson believes last year&rsquo;s state tournament appearance will help drive players to return to Lexington this season. It will be a different group from the team that made a state-record 367 3-pointers last year. Gone are Trenton Bouvet and Jacob Bray, two prolific shooters, but the style of play will remain the same.</span></p>