Today's Sports

  • Swimmers headed for state meet

    LOUISVILLE – The local swimming teams came out of the meat grinder that is their regional meet with several bright spots.
    The North Oldham girls’ team brought home a fifth-place finish to lead the local programs led by seventh grader Kate Tavestad who set a pair of school records in the 100- and 200 yard freestyle races.

  • Athlete of the Week: Hudson...

    Name: Hudson Heidorf.
    School: North Oldham Middle School.
    Sport: Wrestling.
    Division: 96 pounds/103 pounds.
    Age: 13.
    Hometown: Prospect.
    Parents: Brad and Bobbi Heidorf.

  • Sports Bytes

    South Oldham vs. Owen County
    Score: 64-49 South Oldham.
    When: Friday.
    Where: Owen County High School.
    Key players: South Oldham’s Matt Haysley, Eric Blair and Carson Fields. Owen County’s Stone Osborne and Sawyer Williams.

  • Colonels edge Mustangs in low-...

    GOSHEN – Fresh off a run-and-gun rout of rival South Oldham, the Oldham County Colonels were forced to play the opposite way coming out with a 37-36 road win over North Oldham Friday.
    “Man, this one was a lot different than the last game,” OCHS senior guard Blake Payne said. “It was really hard to get into any kind of flow, but we won.”

  • Whitfield leads Lady Dragons...

    BUCKNER – For Jasmine Whitfield it was simply a matter of taking a breath.
    After watching a 13-point lead evaporate to three points early in the fourth quarter, Whitfield helped lead a charge by the South Oldham Lady Dragons that pushed them back to the front en route to a 55-37 win over Oldham County Friday.

  • Henderson leads Colonels by...

    BUCKNER – Dylan Henderson picked the right time to showcase his new game.
    Henderson, a senior guard for the Oldham County High School Colonels, broke loose for 24 points before a packed house Friday to lead the Colonels to a 75-60 win over cross county rival South Oldham.

  • Graves enjoys lead role in...

    CRESTWOOD – As a competitive figure skater Megan Graves is used to performing before crowds, but she added a whole new feature to her skating with the role of Clara in the Nutcracker.
    “For me it’s a lot more acting,” Graves said. “There are more facial expressions and movements when I use my body. I have to make everything bigger.”

  • McMurtrey emerges as star for...

    BUCKNER – The faster the game the better Ashley McMurtrey likes it.
    McMurtrey, a 5-foot-8 freshman guard for the Oldham County High School Lady Colonels has emerged as the perfect fit for coach Steve Mullins’ fast-paced system averaging a team-high 17 points a game this season.

  • Blair fills role of scorer for...

    CRESTWOOD – Eric Blair may be the answer.
    The South Oldham High School Dragons entered the basketball season with plenty of questions after losing last year’s senior class that led SOHS to the regional finals and a school record 27 wins.

  • Athlete of the Week: Shane Wilson

    Name: Shane Wilson.
    School: South Oldham Middle School.
    Sport: Wrestling.
    Weight class: 96 pounds.
    Age: 12.
    Hometown: Crestwood.
    Parents: Dawn and Vinnie Wilson.