Today's Sports

  • Dragons comeback to beat Mustangs

    CRESTWOOD – Dylan Bullock picked the right time to listen to his coaches.

    Bullock, a senior point guard for the South Oldham High School Dragons, stripped North Oldham’s Max Steinfeld of the ball near midcourt and drove down to hit a layup with 1:05 left in the game in a play that turned the tide in the Dragons’ favor for good.

  • ImPACT program helping athletes

    High school athletes who suffered a concussion during the fall sports season were diagnosed better and treated better before being released back to the field this year a trio of athletic trainers said.
    Thanks to the ImPACT program adopted this fall, the trainers and the players' respective doctors have a better way to gauge when and if an athlete is ready to return to play.

  • Parker helps Norsemen win title

    LOUISVILLE – Final exams are a bit easier to beat this semester for Shawn Parker.
    Parker, a sophomore soccer player at Northern Kentucky University and the the rest of his teammates, celebrated a bit of a break from finals by winning the NCAA Division II national championship Saturday at the University of Louisville soccer complex.

  • Fairfleid is second in Dr....

    BUCKNER – After a perfect preliminary round, Matt Fairfield didn't quite have the day he expected in the Dr. Pepper Tuition Throw at the Southeastern Conference championship football game Saturday.
    Fairfield, an Oldham County High School senior, came in second in the throw losing to a female student 7-5 competing to attend Belmont University.

  • Leary heads up all-district team

    LOUISVILLE – Oldham County High School’s Brett Leary and South Oldham High School’s Dillon Banks head up the local stars named to the Greater Louisville Football Coaches Association 5A All-District football team.
    Leary, a 6-foot, 190-pound tailback led the local offensive contingent, while Banks, a 6-foot-1, 185-pound linebacker led the defensive unit.

  • Basketball preview: SOHS Lady...

  • Basketball preview: OCHS Colonels

    11-16, lost 64-52 first round of district to North Oldham.
    Guard Brandon Cook.
    Kerry Smith, 6-foot-2 junior guard, averaged 12 points a game last season.
    Blake Payne 6-foot-1 senior guard; Nolan Denise 6-foot-5 senior forward; Tyler Wesley 6-foot-6 junior center; Dylan Sims 6-foot-2 senior forward; Alante Flores 6-foot junior guard.

  • Basketball preview: SOHS Dragons

    27-6, won 29th District with a 73-56 win over North Oldham; lost 76-70 to Shelby County in regional finals.
    Four seniors in guards Brice Jewett, Austin Bowling, Casey Jackson and center Chris Schumm who accounted for 90 percent of the Dragons’ offense last season.
    Carson Fields, 6-foot-4 senior forward who averaged 9.2 points a game last year.

  • Basketball preview: OCHS Lady...

    13-15, lost to Anderson County 67-55 first round of region tourney.
    All-region forward Emily Lape, forward Leah Pehlke and guard Brooke Leanhart.
    Ericka Hardin, 5-foot-9 senior guard who averaged 12 points and five rebounds a game last year.
    Emily Melton, 5-foot-5 junior guard, Jessica Leanhart, 5-foot-6 sophomore guard.

  • Athlete of the Week: Jayla Davis

    Name: Jayla Davis.
    School: Oldham County Middle School.
    Sport: Basketball.
    Age: 13.
    Position: Guard/forward.
    Hometown: La Grange.
    Parents: Lois and Calvin Davis.
    Accomplishments: Davis, an eighth-grader, has helped the Lady Colonels to a 5-3 record in the Mid-Bluegrass Conference this season.
    The 5-foot-6 Davis plays both guard and forward for OCMS and basketball is her only sport.