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Today's Sports

  • Hoops for Heart event to be held...

    Students at Washington County Middle School in Springfield are shooting hoops to fight heart disease and stroke, our nation’s No. 1 and No. 3 killers. During the month of February the school will hold its 5th annual Hoops For Heart event.

    Students will play basketball to raise funds for the American Heart Association, which funds cardiovascular disease research and public and professional education programs.

    Hoops For Heart is co-sponsored by the American Heart Association and the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.

  • Shootout in Springfield

    By Jimmie Earls

    Sun Sports Writer

    It was a shootout in Springfield Monday night, and Washington County senior Lee Mudd and Green County senior Clint Henderson could have been considered armed and dangerous with all of the shots they fired. Mudd was on target with four three-pointers and finished with 32 points while Henderson hit six treys on his way to scoring 29 points.

    After the smoke settled and the scene cleared, Green County came out on top with a 65-56 victory over the Commanders.

  • Patriots lose close, lose big in...

    SCC Sports Information

    The St. Catharine College Patriots played two home conference games last week. The first one they lost in the final seconds to the nation’s ninth ranked team. The second game they lost big to the 18th ranked team. And at the end of the week, head coach J.T. Burton could only marvel at the toughness of the Mid-South Conference that his team joined this year.

  • From Left Field

    Think pink at Friday night hoops games

    It’s inspiring how something as little as wearing a pink shirt or ribbon can lift spirits and show the world that you intend to make a difference in somebody’s life. But that’s exactly what you can do this Friday night at the Commander and Commanderette basketball games against Marion County.

  • SCC women lose twice in...

    SCC Sports Information

    As March Madness approaches you will hear many prognosticators talking about strength of schedule when it comes to predicting post-season play – especially at the D-I level. And if SOS is discussed at the NAIA level, one would have to include Lena Bramblett’s St. Catharine College team in that discussion.

  • Final home basketball game is...

    SCC Sports Information

    Saturday will be the final home basketball game for both the men and women at St. Catharine College. Pikeville College will provide the opposition for the doubleheader that starts with the women’s game at 2 p.m. The men’s game will start at approximately 4 p.m.

  • SCC's Bat Pats prepare for...

    By Jimmie Earls

    Sun Sports Writer

    The gym at Lourdes Hall has been echoing with the sound of popping leather and the ping of aluminum bats. While most Major League baseball players are gearing up to report to spring training in sunny Florida or warm Arizona, the St. Catharine Patriots are preparing for their upcoming baseball season by hitting the hardwood. Lourdes Hall is the scene of preseason prep work while the temperature outside hovers in the mid to high 20s, and snow and ice cover the baseball diamond.

  • SCC men win first conference game

    SCC Sports Information

    The St. Catharine College Patriots lost a game last Thursday to the visiting Georgetown Tigers, the nation’s #2 team that came to Lourdes Hall toting a record of 20-1. But it was the 76-60 setback that head coach J.T. Burton said led his team to their first conference win at home on Saturday against Campbellsville University.

  • Patriot women fall twice

    SCC Sports Information

    The St. Catharine College women lost two Mid-South Conference games at home last week. They fell 82-68 to Georgetown and 79-66 to Campbellsville. But while those setbacks were understandably disappointing for head coach Lena Bramblett, she could see a positive side of her team’s play.

    “Losing is not OK and never will be,” said Bramblett after her team dropped to 11-12 overall and 1-4 in the conference. “But our kids played hard and we were right in both games until the final minutes.”

  • Games this week at SCC against...

    SCC Sports Information

    There will be plenty of exciting Mid-South Conference basketball played at St. Catharine College over the next few days as some of the league’s better teams will visit Lourdes Hall.