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Today's Sports

  • WC baseball snaps streak

    The Washington County Commanders (14-11, 6-1) broke out of their six-game losing streak in a big way last week, notching two district wins against Bardstown and Bethlehem. The Commanders defeated Bardstown 8-2 last Tuesday night before picking up a come-from-behind 6-5 victory against Bethlehem. 

  • WC bass fishing team wins region

    It turned out to be a waiting game.

    Washington County’s Michael Shelton and Trevor Sagrecy were one of the first 10 boats to weigh in, but it wasn’t until around the 30th boat checked the scales and the pair still held the top weigh-in that they realized they had a real chance to win the 2nd Region Bass Fishing Tournament.

    But all they could do was wait.

  • SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Evan Mattingly

    Evan Mattingly was 3 years old when he joined his first T-ball team. His father, Jim, was “a big baseball fan,” and with Evan’s older brother, Luke, set to play on their father’s team, Evan naturally wanted to join.

    And from that point on, Evan was hooked on baseball.

    “My dad got me into it, and I’ve loved it ever since,” he said.

  • WC participates in ‘Saving...
  • Commanderettes get lopsided...

    After dominating the Bardstown Tigers by 20 runs in the teams’ first meeting, it seemed as if the Washington County Commanderettes would cruise to their 11th victory of the season in last week’s district matchup.

    But it was the Tigers who controlled the game early on, taking an early 4-1 advantage through two innings.

  • Drury falls in area tourney...

    This past weekend, the Washington County tennis team took part in the annual Heartland Conference tournament at Campbellsville High School. Three individuals from WC played in singles matches, with junior Chase Drury picking up the squad’s lone win in the event.

    After receiving the second seed in the tournament and a bye in the first round, Drury was victorious in his second-round match against Marion County’s Hank Hardin, winning in straights sets (6-3, 6-1).

  • Commanders improve to 4-0 in...

    The Washington County Commanders (12-5, 4-0) found mixed results in their return from spring break, winning their first two games against Nelson County and Boyle County before losing to Green County and Bullitt East to finish last week 2-2.

     

    Green County/Bullitt East

    WC finished last week off on a low note, losing to both the Green County Dragons (7-8) and the Bullitt East Chargers (11-5).

  • WC softball goes on four-game...

    The Washington County Commanderettes (10-8, 3-2) returned from spring break last week and immediately accomplished something they hadn’t done all season: win four straight games.

  • WC goes 2-3 in Fort Walton Beach...

    After defeating Campbellsville last Sunday, the Washington County Commanderettes rounded out their tournament play last week at the Fort Walton Beach Bash with games against Presentation, Atherton, Hazard and East Jessamine. 

    The Commanderettes went 1-3 in the remainder of last week’s games, as they fell to both Presentation and Atherton on Monday before picking up a double-digit win against Hazard Wednesday and losing 15-0 to East Jessamine Thursday.

  • Commanders finish 3-2 in Florida

    After picking up two wins in  its first two days at the Fort Walton Beach Bash, the Washington County Commander baseball team was unable to keep its momentum, dropping two of its final three games in the Florida tournament.

    The Commanders defeated Crittenden County last Wednesday by a score of 13-6 but lost their last two games against Hopkins County Central and Jeffersontown.