http://www.oldhamera.com/sports/rss.xml en Freshman rushes past Anderson County http://www.oldhamera.com/content/freshman-rushes-past-anderson-county <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/301a1080.jpg" alt="Keaton Martin rushed for 136 yards and a touchdown against Anderson County. " title="Keaton Martin rushed for 136 yards and a touchdown against Anderson County. " align="left" hspace="6" width="83" height="85" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;">With a steady downpour for most of the first half, Friday didn&rsquo;t exactly have ideal conditions for junior quarterback Drew Zaubi to throw the ball, so South Oldham relied on its rushing attack to lead the team to a 31-14 win over Anderson County, the same Anderson County that South Oldham had lost to nine of its previous 10 tries.&nbsp;</span></p> Consistency key for South Oldham girls soccer http://www.oldhamera.com/content/consistency-key-south-oldham-girls-soccer <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_8148.jpg" alt="Sammie Reynolds scored two goals against St. Henry on Saturday." title="Sammie Reynolds scored two goals against St. Henry on Saturday." align="left" hspace="6" width="105" height="85" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;">Last week, the South Oldham girls soccer team opened their season with two of the best teams in the state. Simon Kenton and Lexington Catholic. The Lady Dragons fell to Simon Kenton 2-0, but tied Lexington Catholic, a team ranked second in Kentucky by the Maher preseason rankings, 2-2 after leading for a majority of the game.</span></p> Young South Oldham field hockey filled with potential http://www.oldhamera.com/content/young-south-oldham-field-hockey-filled-potential <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_7479.jpg" alt="Skye Thompson scored six goals in South Oldham&#039;s season opener against Holy Cross. " title="Skye Thompson scored six goals in South Oldham&#039;s season opener against Holy Cross. " align="left" hspace="6" width="103" height="85" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;">The South Oldham field hockey team made a little bit of history on its way to a season opening win last Tuesday as the Lady Dragons defeated Holy Cross 10-0. The final goal came with 22 minutes left in the second half, qualifying the game for a mercy rule, South Oldham&rsquo;s first in program history.</span></p> South Oldham faces 'Game of Thrones' with Anderson County http://www.oldhamera.com/content/south-oldham-faces-game-thrones-anderson-county <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/301a6366.jpg" alt="Drew Zaubi passes against Henry County." title="Drew Zaubi passes against Henry County." align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> Oldham County volleyball prepares for marathon year http://www.oldhamera.com/content/oldham-county-volleyball-prepares-marathon-year <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/oc_vb_vince.jpg" alt="Coach Vince McDonough compared the lengthy season to a marathon." title="Coach Vince McDonough compared the lengthy season to a marathon." align="left" hspace="6" width="91" height="85" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;">After losing six seniors and falling in the Region Eight final to North Oldham in 2015, Oldham County High School volleyball returns a good mix of players with high level playing experience, including six seniors, this season.&nbsp;</span></p> Season Preview: South Oldham Middle School football http://www.oldhamera.com/content/season-preview-south-oldham-middle-school-football <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_7111.jpg" alt="Javy Davila takes the handoff upfield against Georgetown." title="Javy Davila takes the handoff upfield against Georgetown." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;">The South Oldham Middle School eighth grade football team couldn&rsquo;t have been much more dominant last season. The team went 12-1 and reached the state championship game before losing to Belfrey 14-8.&nbsp;</span></p> Season Preview: East Oldham Middle School football http://www.oldhamera.com/content/season-preview-east-oldham-middle-school-football <p> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;">East Oldham Middle School football is unique because it doesn&rsquo;t feed directly into a high school program, meaning first-year head coach Andrew Rochet doesn&rsquo;t have to cater to a certain style of play to prepare players for their prep years. Instead, he and his coaching staff focus on teaching technique and fundamentals.&nbsp;</span></p> Season Preview: Oldham County Middle School football http://www.oldhamera.com/content/season-preview-oldham-county-middle-school-football <p> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;">After losing more than 30 eighth-graders from last year&rsquo;s team, Oldham County Middle School football will have a large amount of sixth and seventh graders this season with only 14 eighth-graders on the roster.&nbsp;</span></p>