Today's News

  • Austin dominates as SCC weathers the Red Storm

    Raymon Austin (Cleveland, Ohio) completed a dominating weekend as the Patriots (16-9, 9-6 MSC) knocked off No. 15 Rio Grande (16-9, 9-5 MSC) by a score of 78-63 on Saturday.

    After tacking down 28 points with 10 rebounds in Thursday’s contest against Shawnee State, the 6-foot-8-inch junior had yet another career performance in Saturday’s win over the visiting Red Storm.

    Austin was one of three double-digit scorers for the Patriots with 19 points along with an astounding 15 boards.

  • On Target

    Ever since Jeff Grigsby took over as the archery coach last season, he has been on the recruiting trail. For a school to compete as a team in archery, there needs to be 12 shooters.
    WCHS has seven.

    “We’d like to get that number up to at least 12,” Grigsby said. “It would be nice to compete as a team instead of just individually.”

    Grigsby is not alone in the pursuit of more participants, though. His team has been actively involved in the process as well.

  • SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: A Mentality of Physicality

    The physicality of the game is what brought Morgan Churchill to football.

    From the first time he knew what the game was, Churchill was entranced with the rough nature of this new sport.

    And it instantly became his favorite.

    “I just always loved football since I was little,” Churchill said. “Being able to be that physical, being able to hit somebody, that just really stuck out to me as something that looked like a lot of fun.”

  • PHOTOS: Laying the groundwork
  • Tim Mattingly hired at Central Hardin

    Tim Mattingly was just waiting for the right opportunity.

    Mattingly knew that it would have to be the right job for him to leave his position as the defensive coordinator for the Meade County Green Wave, a spot he had held for the past 10 years.

    And when the head coaching position at Central Hardin High School became available, he knew that this was his chance.

  • WC boys lose to Taylor, C'ville

    In their second matchup in 10 days against the Campbellsville Eagles, the WC Commanders came away with another loss to their regional foe, falling this time by a score of 75-52.

    Head Coach Russell Burkhead’s team started off slow, falling behind 19-11 after the first period. WC fell victim to the snowball effect from there, with the Eagles claiming a commanding 39-21 lead going into the locker room.

  • News briefs 2/19

    There will be two auditions for The Stephen Foster Story for our 2014 season.  We are performing The Stephen Foster Story for the 56th consecutive season, and new this year will be “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown”, presented by Salt River Electric.   We are looking to cast anywhere from 20-30 kids for Charlie Brown, who will join members of our adult cast from The Stephen Foster Story. 

  • Back to Back

    Last week, the WC Commanderettes were able to string together back-to-back wins for the first time this season, improving to 5-15 on the year.

    In a 54-44 win against the Campbellsville Lady Eagles last Thursday night, the Commanderettes were able to build a 9-4 lead halfway through the first quarter and built it up to 15-9 by the end of the period.

  • Turtleman to meet fans at 5K event

    Experience Turtleman, Ernie Brown Jr. of Animal Planet’s “Call of the Wildman”, in his hometown, Lebanon, following the first annual Turtleman Trek 5K. This timed footrace will take you by several of the official Turtleman Trek locations, sites where episodes of “Call of the Wildman” were filmed.

  • Springfield man involved in Delaware crash

    Richard Lyvers, 29, of Springfield, was involved in an injury accident on I-95 in Delaware on Monday morning when the tractor-trailer he was driving was rear-ended by another vehicle, according to Delaware State Police.

    Lyvers was unharmed in the accident, but 22-year-old Najee Rogers of Wilmington, Del. was critically injured after his car collided with the semi.

    Lyvers pulled over to the shoulder of the interstate upon the impact, and authorities found Rogers’ car lodged under the truck when they arrived.