South Oldham

  • KHSAA girls soccer state semifinal: Rowland free kick sends South to championship game
    LEXINGTON – No. 19 stood on the 19-yard line at Henry Clay’s Bell Stadium Wednesday night in a familiar position. Stephanie Rowland, South Oldham’s all-time leading goal scorer, had hit plenty of free kicks over the years, some from long distance. But none had ever come in a match this big – a KHSAA state semifinal against No. 2 Notre Dame with a trip to the state championship game on the line. Standing about five yards left of the left football hash mark, Rowland ran up and belted the ball high to the right.
  • Girls soccer: Rowland named first-team All-State West
    Just days after breaking South Oldham’s career goals record, Stephanie Rowland has been named a first-team All-State West selection. Rowland was selected to the team by the Kentucky High School Girls’ Soccer Coaches Association. The West team includes girls from Regions 1-8. Girls from Regions 9-16 are named to the East squad.
  • Football: Teams take winning streaks into playoffs
    All three county football programs are taking some momentum into the state playoffs, which begin Friday. North Oldham has won four straight games by a combined score of 186-0. Oldham County has won two of its last three games, with both wins coming on the road. South Oldham is coming off a three-overtime road win and has taken four straight games overall. All three teams will be in action at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Oldham County at Pleasure Ridge Park
  • KHSAA boys soccer semifinals: South, Scott to square off
    One of South Oldham’s team mottos is “to be proud, but not satisfied.” That’s how the Dragons said they were approaching preparations for a KHSAA state semifinal match against Scott. Kickoff is 6 p.m. Thursday at Henry Clay’s Bell Stadium in Lexington. “We’ve been talking since freshman year about how a state championship was our goal and that this year was our year,” senior midfielder Nathan Roshelli said. “We’re not going to be happy unless we win state. Senior year, we want to go out on top.”
  • Class 3-A, Region 4 cross-country: South takes boys title
    South Oldham’s boys put together an impressive performance on Saturday, winning the Class 3-A, Region 4 title. The Dragons (25 points) came in first in the eight-team event at Tom Sawyer Park in Louisville. Next were second-place Trinity (39) and third-place Eastern (80). Oldham County (148) came in fifth.
  • KHSAA boys soccer quarterfinals: South breaks through to semis for first time
    LEXINGTON – South Oldham is playing deeper into the postseason than ever before thanks to a group of veterans who’ve been playing together for years and a newcomer who didn’t join the team until this season. Junior foreign exchange student Jonas Prenn scored the Dragons’ first two goals Saturday and his teammates helped shut down Rowan County in a 4-0 South win in the KHSAA quarterfinals at Henry Clay’s Bell Stadium.
  • KHSAA girls soccer quarterfinals: Rowland gets record, South gets to semifinals
    LEXINGTON – Before Saturday, two South Oldham girls soccer milestones had been in place for nearly 15 years. Kristal Menard’s 111 goals were the most in school history. And South’s 2001 state championship was the last time the Lady Dragons had advanced past the state quarterfinals. Both of those statements are now history.
  • Football: South outlasts Bullitt Central in 3 OT’s
    South Oldham needed three extra periods to beat eight-win Bullitt Central on Friday night. The Dragons (7-2) finally prevailed 49-42 in the third overtime when Ethan Reinert intercepted a Cameron Dukes pass to seal the win in Shepherdsville. Reinert, a senior, had caught a two-point conversion pass moments earlier that tied the game at 42 at the end of the second overtime period.
  • Friday football primer: Teams set to finish regular seasons
    It’s tune-up week for the county’s three football programs. North Oldham, Oldham County and South Oldham will all play their regular season finales Friday before beginning the state playoffs on Nov. 7. For OC and South, Friday is a chance to fine-tune things and go into the playoffs with some momentum. North will have that objective Friday too, but can also improve its playoff seeding with a win and a little help from a school in a neighboring county. North Oldham
  • Region XC meets to be run Saturday
    Boys and girls cross-country teams from all three schools will run their respective region meets on Saturday. North Oldham’s boys will run the Class 2-A, Region 3 meet at 11:30 a.m. in Shelbyville at Collins. The Mustangs will be without top runner Trenton Fryman, who will sit out this meet to rest for the state meet Nov. 8, coach David St. Louis said. David Terkula, Alex McClarty and the rest of the North team is still expected to win.