https://www.oldhamera.com/sports/rss.xml en Softball: South tops North https://www.oldhamera.com/content/softball-south-tops-north <img src="https://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_5408.jpg" alt="Jordan Poppleton throws in the first inning against North Oldham." title="Jordan Poppleton throws in the first inning against North Oldham." align="left" hspace="6" width="108" height="85" /><p> It&rsquo;s been a gradual improvement in the past three years, and finally, South Oldham softball will be competing in the Eighth Region tournament.</p> <p> A three-run sixth inning and an impressive performance by pitcher Jordan Poppleton sealed a spot in the regional play for the first time since 2013 as South Oldham defeated North Oldham 3-0 in the District 29 semi-finals.</p> Zaubi commits to U of L football https://www.oldhamera.com/content/zaubi-commits-u-l-football <img src="https://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_1557_0.jpg" alt="South Oldham quarterback accepted a walk on spot at the University of Louisville." title="South Oldham quarterback accepted a walk on spot at the University of Louisville." align="left" hspace="6" width="89" height="85" /><p> Former South Oldham quarterback Drew Zaubi has accepted a preferred walk-on spot on the University of Louisville football team, which he announced on Twitter Thursday May 24. The three-year starter passed for 4,699 yards and 65 touchdowns while rushing for 1,134 yards and 24 scores as part of the winningest class in South Oldham history.</p> Softball: Oldham trounces Trimble in districts https://www.oldhamera.com/content/softball-oldham-trounces-trimble-districts <p> It took three days to be completed, but the Lady Colonels assured themselves a spot in the Eighth Region tournament. Elana Ornelas hit two runs as Oldham County softball defeated Trimble County 14-4 in the District 29 semi-finals Wednesday May 23.&nbsp;</p> Baseball: South tops Oldham in districts https://www.oldhamera.com/content/baseball-south-tops-oldham-districts <img src="https://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_5291.jpg" alt="Matthew Reaves rounds third after hitting a solo home run." title="Matthew Reaves rounds third after hitting a solo home run." align="left" hspace="6" width="117" height="85" /><p> After being held scoreless in both regular season contests, South Oldham baseball&rsquo;s offense came alive while Brennan LaBarbera was masterful on the mound for a 5-2 victory over Oldham County in the District 29 semi-finals in Goshen Tuesday May 22.</p> Results from state tennis tournament https://www.oldhamera.com/content/results-state-tennis-tournament <img src="https://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_1950.jpg" alt="North Oldham&#039;s Emma Beavin returns a shot in the first round of the state tournament." title="North Oldham&#039;s Emma Beavin returns a shot in the first round of the state tournament." align="left" hspace="6" width="100" height="85" /><p> The KHSAA Tennis State Championship was hosted in Lexington May 17 through 19.</p> <p> <strong>Girls</strong></p> <p> <em>Singles</em></p> <p> Playing with a broken finger protected in a splint, North Oldham&rsquo;s Katie Beavin, who was named to the all-state team, reached the round of eight with three match victories.</p> Flanagan hosts second annual camp https://www.oldhamera.com/content/flanagan-hosts-second-annual-camp <img src="https://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_0536_0.jpg" alt="Sean Flanagan&#039;s Elite Performance Football Training Camp is scheduled for June 18 through 23. " title="Sean Flanagan&#039;s Elite Performance Football Training Camp is scheduled for June 18 through 23. " align="left" hspace="6" width="134" height="85" /><p> Sean Flanagan&rsquo;s Elite Performance Football Training Camp is back for its second year.</p> <p> There wasn&rsquo;t a single participant that attended the inaugural camp that couldn&rsquo;t say at the end of each day that they didn&rsquo;t learn something new or didn&rsquo;t feel like they got better, Flanagan said.</p> Class 3-A state meet results https://www.oldhamera.com/content/class-3-state-meet-results <img src="https://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_3750_0.jpg" alt="Oldham County&#039;s Jalen Moore competes in the 100 meter dash." title="Oldham County&#039;s Jalen Moore competes in the 100 meter dash." align="left" hspace="6" width="100" height="85" /><p> The KHSAA track and field 3-A state championship meet was hosted in Lexington Saturday May 19.&nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>Girls</strong></p> <p> Oldham County finished 14th of the 43 teams that had runners place with 17.5 points.</p> <p> 100 meter dash- Oldham County&rsquo;s Haedin Goldsmith placed 15th with a time of 12.92.</p> Boys Lacrosse: South falls in state semi-finals https://www.oldhamera.com/content/boys-lacrosse-south-falls-state-semi-finals <img src="https://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_1861_0.jpg" alt="South Oldham&#039;s John Downing, right, defends." title="South Oldham&#039;s John Downing, right, defends." align="left" hspace="6" width="112" height="85" /><p> After reaching the state semi-finals for the third straight year, South Oldham boys lacrosse fell in the round of four to a Louisville private school power for the third year in a row.</p> <p> Trinity (Louisville) defeated South Oldham 14-3 in the state semi-finals hosted at St. Xavier (Louisville) Wednesday May 16.</p>