Today's Sports

  • McMurtrey good shot on the court...

    It wasn’t long after Jace Bryant took the Oldham County girls basketball coaching job in 2012 that he found out Ashley McMurtrey would be his star player.

    “As soon as I got the job people told me about her,” Bryant said.

  • C-J names Nuernberger 1st team...

    Oldham County senior kicker Sean Nuernberger has grabbed another piece of hardware as he prepares to leave for Ohio State.

    The Courier-Journal named Nuernberger kicker for the all-state first-team football roster it announced last week.

  • Oldham wresling shuts out Fort...

    Oldham County wrestling recorded a 78-0 win against Fort Knox Dec. 20.

    Nick Wise won the 120-lbs. division with the pin of Clinton Burkhalter.

  • Oldham natives earn letters at...

    Dalton Chingman, La Grange, and Victoria Posey, Crestwood, were awarded varsity letters in football and field hockey, respectively, at Earlham College.

  • North comes back to finish 2-1

    CRESTWOOD – Friday afternoon North Oldham seemed destined for a spot in the seventh-place game of the eight-team John Fendley Classic.

  • Colonels enjoy San Diego trip

    Oldham County’s boys basketball team’s trip to a tournament in San Diego this past week marked a lot of firsts for the team.

  • South Oldham wins home tournament

    CRESTWOOD – Last weekend’s John Fendley Classic had a special meaning for South Oldham.

    Fourteen years ago Fendley’s wife, then-South principal Barbara Fendley, hired coach Steve Simpson. 

  • Dragons overcome Johnson, J...

    CRESTWOOD – On a night where offense shined, a South Oldham defensive play was the difference in Friday night’s game.

    Senior Dragon guard Drew Greenwood took the ball from Jeffersontown’s Brandon Johnson as he went up for the game-tying 3-pointer with South leading 105-102 in the final seconds of double overtime. The Dragons won 107-104, clinching a spot in the championship game of their home tournament, the inaugural John Fendley Classic.

    South will meet Franklin County at 8 p.m. Saturday for the title.

  • Henry's game-winner caps...

    CRESTWOOD – On a team full of veterans, it was the newcomer who made the big shot Friday afternoon.

    North Oldham’s Jon Jon Henry hit a 17-foot jumper with 1.3 seconds left to give the Mustangs (4-6) a 52-51 over South Warren in the second round of the John Fendley Classic at South Oldham. The shot capped a 15-point second half comeback for North (4-6).

    The Mustangs will meet Ryle at 4 p.m. Saturday in the tournament’s fifth place game.

  • Cats-Cards tough to call this...

     I’ve lived all 22 of my years in Kentucky and I’m not sure I can remember a Kentucky vs. Louisville game that was this hard to pick.
    What makes the rivalry relevant nationally is both programs are typically always good. But in recent seasons one team was just a shade better than the other going into the game.
    Last year U of L went into the game with the more complete roster and came out with a 80-77 win.