http://www.oldhamera.com/sports/rss.xml en Freshmen travel to Europe with Olympic Development Program http://www.oldhamera.com/content/freshmen-travel-europe-olympic-development-program <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/kennedy_kiersten_holland.jpg" alt="Oldham Countyt freshman Kennedy Park, left, and North Oldham freshman Kiersten Miller, right, visited the Netherlands for soccer training with the Kentucky Olympic Development Program. " title="Oldham Countyt freshman Kennedy Park, left, and North Oldham freshman Kiersten Miller, right, visited the Netherlands for soccer training with the Kentucky Olympic Development Program. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Oldham County&rsquo;s Kennedy Park and North Oldham&rsquo;s Kiersten Miller had a unique experience over spring break. The two freshmen soccer players were members of the Kentucky Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program (ODP) girls team that traveled to the Netherlands for a week of training and games.</p> Girls Lacrosse: Oldham County defeats Notre Dame http://www.oldhamera.com/content/girls-lacrosse-oldham-county-defeats-notre-dame <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_2204.jpg" alt="Annamaria Meredith charges up field against Notre Dame. " title="Annamaria Meredith charges up field against Notre Dame. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Rapid Reaction: South defeats Oldham County http://www.oldhamera.com/content/rapid-reaction-south-defeats-oldham-county <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_2009.jpg" alt="South Oldham pitcher Brennan LaBarbera earned the win after five scoreless innings." title="South Oldham pitcher Brennan LaBarbera earned the win after five scoreless innings." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> 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.</p> Rapid Reaction: South baseball defeats Oldham County http://www.oldhamera.com/content/rapid-reaction-south-baseball-defeats-oldham-county <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_1476.jpg" alt="South Oldham pitcher Will Moriarty threw a complete game." title="South Oldham pitcher Will Moriarty threw a complete game." align="left" hspace="6" width="97" height="85" /><p> 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&#39;s Tyler Morrison pitched a complete game.</p> Boys Lacrosse: South pushes passed North http://www.oldhamera.com/content/boys-lacrosse-south-pushes-passed-north <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_0897.jpg" alt="South Oldham&#039;s John Downing, left, defends North Oldham&#039;s Gavin Beauregard, right. " title="South Oldham&#039;s John Downing, left, defends North Oldham&#039;s Gavin Beauregard, right. " align="left" hspace="6" width="105" height="85" /><p> 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.</p> Poppleton escapes trouble as South softball defeats North http://www.oldhamera.com/content/poppleton-escapes-trouble-south-softball-defeats-north <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_0613.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="94" height="85" /><p> Jordan Poppleton escaped several jams to throw a complete game as South Oldham defeated North Oldham 6-1, their first win over the Lady Mustangs since 2013. Poppleton stranded nine runners on base and allowed one run while Mikayla Benson went 3 for 4 with two RBIs and a run scored.</p> Sowell's swing creates special moment http://www.oldhamera.com/content/sowells-swing-creates-special-moment <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_9914.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="80" height="85" /><p> 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&rsquo;s being played, and though those moments may be few and far between, they&rsquo;re special.</p> Rapid Reaction: South Oldham baseball defeats North Oldham http://www.oldhamera.com/content/rapid-reaction-south-oldham-baseball-defeats-north-oldham <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_0182.jpg" alt="Will Moriarty struck out 11 hitters on Monday night. " title="Will Moriarty struck out 11 hitters on Monday night. " align="left" hspace="6" width="81" height="85" /><p> Behind a stellar pitching performance by Will Moriarty and a small-ball approach, South Oldham baseball defeated North Oldham 4-2 Monday night in Crestwood. Moriarty pitched a complete game, allowing three hits, three walks and one earned run while striking out 11 hitters. Cam Revolt went 1 for 2 and scored two runs for South Oldham.</p>