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Today's Sports

  • Athlete of the Week

    Name: Kyle Young.

     

    School: South Oldham Middle School.

     

    Sport: Basketball.

     

    Age: 13.

     

    Position: Center/forward.

  • SOHS sweeps cross country crowns

    LOUISVILLE - The South Oldham girls’ cross country team showed they are still a force to be reckoned with while the boys took a big step into the spotlight Saturday as the two teams swept the regional cross country titles.

     

    The Dragons, ranked No. 3 in the state, edged No. 2 and defending state champion North Oldham 42-51 to take the title.

  • Goshen takes second in state

    LEXINGTON – The Goshen Elementary girls’ cross country team took second place in the state meet Saturday at Masterson Station Park in Lexington.

    The Lady Gators scored 185 points, behind Pulaski County with 173.

    Goshen was led by Nicole Gredi in 24th place and Hannah Teasdale in 47th. Locust Grove’s Rachel Gibson was the top individual in 17th place. 

    Goshen also led the local boys’ teams with a sixth-place finish. Mason Rice led in fourth place.

  • Athlete of the Week

    Name: Jack Schaller.

    School: Oldham County Middle School.

    Sport: Basketball

    Age: 13.

    Hometown: La Grange.

    Accomplishments: A 5-foot-10 swingman, Schaller is expected to be a key player for the Oldham County Middle School Colonels this season.

    He will play multiple positions inside and out for the Colonels to take advantage of his athleticism.

  • Game Bytes

    FOOTBALL

    North Oldham vs. Elizabethtown 

    When: 7:30 p.m. Friday. 

    Where: Elizabethtown High School. 

  • OCHS reaches state quarter-finals

    HIGHLAND HEIGHTS – With a win in the state volleyball tournament Oldham County High School’s four seniors hope they have laid the groundwork for future success for the program.

    “It was definitely our goal to get to the state and to win a game was really exciting,” senior Kelly Moyer said. “Hopefully this will show the younger players coming back it can be done.”

  • Vitalis is Mr. Soccer

    CRESTWOOD – After a stellar senior soccer season, it just got a little better for South Oldham’s Will Vitalis.

    Vitalis has been voted the state’s Mr. Soccer by high school soccer coaches from around the state.

    “I started the year as the player of the year, then I had my best season and South Oldham had its best season,” Vitalis said. “This is just the perfect way to cap it off.”

  • South tops Rocks

    LOUISVILLE – As far as Will Vitalis is concerned a little drama never hurt anyone.

    Vitalis, a senior striker for the South Oldham High School soccer team scored with 2:27 left in the game to give the Dragons a 2-1 upset of No. 1 ranked Trinity Monday in the opening round of the state tournament.

    “I just wait until the last second sometimes I guess,” Vitalis said. “Just to make it dramatic.”

  • Colonels edge Bearcats 10-7 for...

    BUCKNER – There were plenty of big plays to go around, but none bigger than Jake Weigel’s.

    Weigel nailed a 23-yard field goal with 3:06 left in the game Friday to help the Oldham County Colonels beat Anderson County 10-7 and win the district title.

    “I didn’t think about it,” Weigel said. I just concentrated on hitting it hard and straight. “I knew I had it when it came off my foot.”

  • OCHS beats North to win region

    SHELBYVILLE – It was a reversal of fortune for the Oldham County High School volleyball team as they beat North Oldham 25-17, 28-26 Oct. 22 to win the first regional title in school history.

    After falling to NOHS in the regular season and district finals a week earlier, the Lady Colonels turned the tables in a scenario similar to to last season when OCHS won the regular season game and district.