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South Oldham

  • Football: North holds off South, keeps county title
    CRESTWOOD – North Oldham put together a dominating performance Friday to keep the county crown for another year. The Mustangs ran for more than 300 yards. They converted three of four fourth-down conversions. They became the first team all season to slow down South Oldham’s rushing offense. They didn’t give up big plays in the passing game. Add it all up and North beat South 28-14 Friday night at Dragon Stadium, claiming the three-team county championship for the second year in a row.
  • Football notes: Beasley’s big plays break South
    CRESTWOOD – Arien Beasley has made a name for himself with his big-play ability. After all, the speedy senior wingback went into Friday night averaging 133.7 rushing yards and 2.7 rushing touchdowns on just 8.3 carries in North Oldham’s first three games. Then against South Oldham Friday he broke some more big plays, none bigger than a 48-yard fourth-quarter sprint to the end zone that gave North a 21-7 lead on its way to a 28-14 win in Dragon Stadium.
  • Football: County title up for grabs Friday
    Defensive discipline will likely determine who leaves Dragon Stadium with the county football championship Friday night. Class 4A No. 9 North Oldham (2-1) and Class 5A No. 6 South Oldham (3-0) will renew their annual rivalry at 7:30 p.m. Friday in Crestwood. Both teams are 1-0 in county games this season as each beat Oldham County by scores of 42-7 – North on Aug. 29 in Goshen and South last week in Buckner.
  • Field hockey: North wins in strokes
    CRESTWOOD – North Oldham and South Oldham needed an extra 10 minutes to decide their field hockey match Monday night in the mist at Dragon Stadium. When the 10-minute overtime wasn’t enough to break a 2-2 deadlock, the teams went into penalty strokes. Lady Mustangs Charlie McCauley and Madison Cobb converted their strokes and goalie Sarah Foye didn’t allow a Lady Dragon to score, giving North a 2-0 advantage and a 3-2 win over its county rival.
  • Boys cross-country: Fryman wins Rumble at home course
    GOSHEN – Trenton Fryman had come close to winning his home meet twice before. The North Oldham junior finished third in the 2012 Rumble Through the Jungle and came in second one year ago. Fryman broke through Saturday, winning the boys 5K at the Rumble, an annual meet North hosts at Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve. Fryman passed Madison Central’s Brennan Fields on the final of three laps to finish first with a time of 16:08.33. Fields (16:11.47) was second, followed by third-place Tanner Dowdy of South Oldham (16:26.40).
  • Girls cross-country: OC second in Rumble
    GOSHEN – Oldham County used a consistent approach to get a runner-up finish Saturday. The Lady Colonels placed five runners between positions 18-33 and came in second only to DuPont Manual in the team competition of the Rumble Through the Jungle on Saturday morning at Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve. Junior Sammy Griffin led OC with an 18th place finish, running the three laps in 20:36.53. “I’m always so proud of the team,” Griffin said. “…I think everybody did well.”
  • Boys golf: North out to defend Oldham Cup
    The county’s most prized boys golf trophy will be up for grabs next week. The Oldham Cup competition will begin at 4:30 Tuesday afternoon at Oldham County Country Club. Play will continue over the next two days at Harmony Landing and Nevel Meade. Coach Larry Dunn’s North Oldham team beat Oldham County and South Oldham for the title last fall. North out-paced both OC and South in the Oldham County Classic in August, finishing second only to St. Xavier.  
  • Girls soccer: Rowland nets hat trick, South cruises past Anderson
    CRESTWOOD – Stephanie Rowland scored three goals Wednesday night and made each one look easier than the last. The senior forward got a hat trick on her Senior Night and her teammates added two more goals as the Lady Dragons notched an uneventful 5-0 win against Anderson County. No. 8 South (10-2) has scored five goals in each of its last two games (including a 5-1 win at Nelson County Monday night) after losing 8-4 at No. 3 West Jessamine on Saturday – a loss that broke an eight-match winning streak.
  • The Matchup: Connor John
    The spring of 2013 was a time Connor John’s life changed on and off the football field. His family moved from Southington, Conn., where he’d lived since fourth grade, to Crestwood for his father’s job. Suddenly John was a sophomore at South Oldham, a place where he didn’t know anyone. He adapted to his new surroundings by playing football. “When I first moved here it sucked,” John said. “You miss your friends, you miss what you used to know.
  • Girls soccer: Rowland nets hat trick, South cruises past Anderson
    CRESTWOOD – Stephanie Rowland scored three goals Wednesday night and made each one look easier than the last. The senior forward got a hat trick on her Senior Night and her teammates added two more goals as the Lady Dragons notched an uneventful 5-0 win against Anderson County. No. 8 South (10-2) has scored five goals in each of its last two games (including a 5-1 win at Nelson County Monday night) after losing 8-4 at No. 3 West Jessamine on Saturday – a loss that broke an eight-match winning streak.