http://www.oldhamera.com/sports/rss.xml en Marathon Man: Gabhart completes all six major races http://www.oldhamera.com/content/marathon-man-gabhart-completes-all-six-major-races <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/032.jpg" alt="Reed Gabhart ran in the New York City Marathon, among five other major races around the world. " title="Reed Gabhart ran in the New York City Marathon, among five other major races around the world. " align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> When he was younger, Reed Gabhart found out he wasn&rsquo;t suited to be a sprinter, but a 100-meter dash doesn&rsquo;t seem too difficult compared to the running he decided upon. The head of campus at St. Francis School in Goshen recently finished the Tokyo Marathon, which was the final of six marathon races needed to complete all of the Abbott World Marathon Majors.</p> The offseason outlook for local basketball program http://www.oldhamera.com/content/offseason-outlook-local-basketball-program <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_3984.jpg" alt="Oldham County&#039;s Jackson Gibson will be one of the Eighth Region&#039;s top returners next year. " title="Oldham County&#039;s Jackson Gibson will be one of the Eighth Region&#039;s top returners next year. " align="left" hspace="6" width="55" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;Winter sports officially ended for Oldham County two weeks ago as the basketball season came to a close. Every team in Oldham County faced ups and downs this season, but each team does return a portion of production for next year.</p> <p> <strong>Boys</strong></p> Softball: Oldham County swings by South Oldham http://www.oldhamera.com/content/softball-oldham-county-swings-south-oldham <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_5378.jpg" alt="Oldham County senior DeLaney Sowell tags South Oldham&#039;s Aaliyah Tomes." title="Oldham County senior DeLaney Sowell tags South Oldham&#039;s Aaliyah Tomes." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Behind an eight-run second inning outburst, Oldham County softball defeated South Oldham 12-2 on Tuesday night to stay undefeated and picked up their first district win of the season.</p> Clark reels in national ranking for U.S.A. Bassin http://www.oldhamera.com/content/clark-reels-national-ranking-usa-bassin <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/part0.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Lady Colonels' bats power hot start http://www.oldhamera.com/content/lady-colonels-bats-power-hot-start <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_4822.jpg" alt="Oldham County sophomore Emily Lindell connects in the third inning against North Bullitt. " title="Oldham County sophomore Emily Lindell connects in the third inning against North Bullitt. " align="left" hspace="6" width="97" height="85" /><p> Through the first week of the season, Oldham County softball&rsquo;s offense has churned out production as well as any team in the state. The Lady Colonels are averaging nearly 20 runs per game on their way to a 4-0 start. &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Boys Basketball: Anderson County defeats South Oldham in Eighth Region tournament http://www.oldhamera.com/content/boys-basketball-anderson-county-defeats-south-oldham-eighth-region-tournament <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_4389.jpg" alt="South Oldham&#039;s Jo Griffin goes up for a layup in the first half. " title="South Oldham&#039;s Jo Griffin goes up for a layup in the first half. " align="left" hspace="6" width="77" height="85" /><p> Behind the backcourt of Cobe Penny and Dylan Pittman that combined to score 36 points, Anderson County defeated South Oldham 65-56 in the Eighth Region semi-final. The Dragons suffered a two-and-a-half minute scoring drought in the final three minutes of the fourth quarter after closing a once 11-point deficit to four.</p> Boys Basketball: South Oldham defeats Walton Verona in Eighth Region tournament http://www.oldhamera.com/content/boys-basketball-south-oldham-defeats-walton-verona-eighth-region-tournament <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_4177.jpg" alt="Devin Young scored a team-high 20 points for South Oldham." title="Devin Young scored a team-high 20 points for South Oldham." align="left" hspace="6" width="99" height="85" /><p> South Oldham used a fourth quarter surge to advance to the semi-finals of the Eighth Region tournament. The Dragons defeated District 32 winner Walton Verona 76-64 after going on a 12-1 run in the first three minutes of the final period of play.</p> <p> Devin Young scored a team-high 20 points and Jo Griffin added 16 for the Dragons.</p> Boys Basketball: Collins defeats Oldham County in Eighth Region tournament http://www.oldhamera.com/content/boys-basketball-collins-defeats-oldham-county-eighth-region-tournament <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_4048.jpg" alt="Ismail Jones finished with a team-high 16 points for the Colonels." title="Ismail Jones finished with a team-high 16 points for the Colonels." align="left" hspace="6" width="90" height="85" /><p> After a year plagued with injuries, a fully healthy Collins team ended Oldham County&rsquo;s season in the first round of the Eighth Region tournament at Henry County on Wednesday night. The Titans used a run late in the third quarter to take their first lead in the second half and held off a feverish Colonel comeback in the final minutes to win 62-59.</p>