Today's Sports

  • Athlete of the Week

    Name: Holly Schumm.

    School: South Oldham Middle School.

    Sport: Basketball.

    Age: 14.

    Position: Point guard.

    Hometown: Crestwood.

    Accomplishments: Schumm, a heady point guard, recently helped the South Oldham Middle School Lady Dragons to the Mid-Bluegrass Conference tournament championship as SOMS swept the eighth-grade and the seventh-grade tourneys.

    Schumm was a key player from her guard spot and enjoys the position.

  • Game Bytes


    North Oldham hosting signups

    When: This month and February. 

    Where: Walsh Park, La Grange. 

    What: The North Oldham Little League will host signups for the 2010 season on several Saturdays and Sundays in January and February at the league’s complex in Walsh Park.

    Signups are from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Jan. 16, Jan. 23, Jan. 30 and Feb. 6.

    Signups are from 1 to 4 p.m. on Jan. 17, Jan. 24, Jan. 31 and Feb. 7.

  • Homeschool fencing club growing

    The Oldham County Homeschool Fencing Club meets weekly for fencing classes led by Coach Orion Bazzell of the Louisville Fencing Center.ee The club has 19 new fencers this month.eeWilliam Alger, Zach Wingert, Nicholas Gunnell, Noah Anderson, Rhetta Wingert, Jonah Dorris, Evan Tate, Philip Tate, Jeremiah Dorris, Blake Simpson and Ana Hudson.

  • Local runners win AAU title

    These Oldham County runners competed in the 2009 AAU national cross country championships at Disney World Dec. 6 as part of the Derby City Athletic Club and helped the club to the overall AAU national team championship. Trenton Fryman, Avery Fryman, Renee Grendi, Nicole Grendi, Luke Weishaar, Caitlin Beyea, Braxton Hall and Shelby Adams.

  • Duo keeps ’em guessing

     GOSHEN – Just five games into the season, opponents of the North Oldham Mustangs are starting to face a big dilemma.

    Do they stop senior guard Alex Foley outside or concentrate on shutting down sophomore center Devon Rowan inside? 

    The problem is likely to grow in favor of NOHS as the season wears on.

  • Game Bytes


    Wallace selected for talent combine

    When: Jan. 7. 

    Where: South Oldham High School. 

    What: South Oldham High School quarterback Christian Wallace has been invited to the 2010 U.S. Army National Combine for football players.

    The combine is for underclassmen will be a part of the All-American Bowl week which showcases the best senior players in the country.

    Wallace, a junior, completed 85 of 198 passes for 733 yards and four touchdowns this season for SOHS and was an all-district punter.


  • South, Oldham gain post-season...

     LOUISVILLE –  Post-season honors have come in for the Oldham County and South Oldham football teams.

    Both squads had several players honored by the Greater Louisville coaches group and the Kentucky Football Coaches group led by OCHS’ Brandon Cook and Jake Wiegel. The seniors were selected as the district defensive and special teams players of the year respectively by the state coaches group.

  • 2009 Quotes of the Year

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

    - South senior Will Vitalis on his designation as Mr. soccer

  • South Oldham coach to resign

    CRESTWOOD – South Oldham High School football coach Clay Holbrook will tender his resignation when classes resumes Jan. 4.

    Holbrook, 38, plans to continue his teaching career at SOHS as an Engliish teacher.

    “I have not turned in my letter of resignation yet, but I will,” Holbrook said. “I think right now it’s the best thing. It’s just time for someone else to come in and run the program.”

  • 2009: Year in Review