South Oldham

  • High school football season begins Friday
    North Oldham is gunning for a district crown and maybe more. Oldham County is starting its program fresh with a new coach. South Oldham is building off one of the best years in program history. Starting Friday, county football fans can see how these programs will fare in the 2014 season. North, OC and South will all be in action that night to begin their respective seasons. North will open against Evansville (Ind.) Central for the second straight year in the VisionWorks Bowl.
  • Oldham County Classic: Mustangs second to St. X at OC Country Club
    BUCKNER – The programs that finished Nos. 1 and 2 in Region 6 last year look like they’ll again be the top two in the region this fall. Defending region runner-up North Oldham shot a team score of 293 Monday at the Oldham County Country Club, finishing second to defending region champ St. Xavier (285) in the Sixth Annual Oldham County Classic. Tournament host Oldham County (339) was 10th in a field primarily made up of Louisville-area schools. South Oldham (346) was 13th.
  • Boys Golf Preview: Mustangs the best in county
    North Oldham once again looks like the county’s best chance at a Region 6 contender this fall. North brings back its entire rotation from last year’s team that went to the state tournament for the first time in program history. Oldham County is building around a nice core of young talent and should improve as the season progresses. South Oldham must replace some of its best golfers from last year and will rely on a few returning players. North Oldham
  • Pegasus Sports Network announces 2014 football coverage
    The Pegasus Sports Network (“PSN”) is proud to announce some exciting new changes as it begins its 36th season covering high school sports in Oldham County. The addition of video to the online internet coverage and local cable television coverage are just two of the exciting changes.
  • South looking for swim coach
    South Oldham is looking for a head swim coach for the 2014-15 school year. Anyone interested should contact athletic director Mitchell Irvin at Mitchell.irvin@oldham.kyschools.us or at 502-241-6681.  
  • In-state schools focusing on area football talent
      Arien Beasley is a standout running back who’ll have some options as to where he plays in college. Beasley, a North Oldham senior, is being recruited by a wide variety of schools across several levels and conferences. But some of his best options may be within the state, where he’s been in constant contact with coaches from the Universities of Kentucky and Louisville. “It would mean the absolute world to me to play for Louisville or UK,” Beasley, who scored 27 touchdowns in 13 games last year for the Mustangs, said.
  • Fall Sports Preview -- Boys Cross County
      Experience levels at cross-country programs are varied across the county. South Oldham returns its top six runners from the 3A state meet last year, where it finished sixth. North Oldham returns its top two finishers from last fall’s 2A state championship team. But the Mustangs have to fill several other spots. And Oldham County loses its top five runners from the 3A state meet and will have to find new runners to fill those shoes. North Oldham
  • Girls basketball: South hires Conner to coach Lady Dragons
    South Oldham has selected its new girls basketball coach after a two-month search. Jessica Conner has been hired to coach the Lady Dragons, athletic director Mitchell Irvin told the Era Thursday. Conner takes over for Christy Higdon, who resigned in May after two years on the job. “She was clearly the best candidate for the position we had,” Irvin said. “I think she'll do a real good job.”
  • High school season set to begin
    Summer break is quickly coming to an end and the 2014-15 high school sports season is ready to begin. High school golf tournaments will begin in the coming days, with cross-country, volleyball, soccer, field hockey and football playing their first games in the weeks that follow. Look for fall sports team previews over the next few weeks in the Oldham Era. Once the season begins, you can keep up with the North Oldham, Oldham County and South Oldham action this fall and beyond by logging onto oldhamera.com and following @EraBrad on Twitter.
  • Griffin signs with Thomas More