Today's Sports

  • Commanders rumble over Shawnee


    The only thing able to slow down the Commanders Friday night was the weather. After a thunderstorm pushed kickoff back by 30 minutes, Washington County made quick work of the Shawnee Golden Eagles during a 45-0 win at home.


    The wet weather continued to play a part once the teams were on the field. A slippery ball led to a fumbled snap that was recovered by Shawnee, ending the Commanders’ opening drive less than 10 yards from the goal line.

  • District title in reach for...


    Washington County’s volleyball team ended its regular season with a doubleheader at Boyle County High School Thursday night. The Commanderettes split the evening, picking up a 2-1 win over Franklin County in the first contest before losing 2-1 to Boyle County in the following match.


  • Wolverines maul Commanders 32-0

    The pageantry of homecoming night was thrown aside at the opening kickoff, as Western Hills stole the show during a big win on the Commanders’ field.


  • Big wins for Commanderettes

    Two games brought two wins to the Washington County volleyball team as it approaches the end of the regular season.


    Tuesday night’s 2-1 victory in the match against Green County came after the Commanderettes finished off the final game in extra points. Three Washington County players finished the game with at least five kills, with Lizzie Riley leading the pack with seven. Riley was busy defensively as well, recording 15 digs. Maddie Pettus managed a team-high 20 digs against the Dragons, as well as three aces.


  • Golf team competes at regional...

    Washington County’s golf team ended its season at the regional tournament in Danville last Tuesday.


    As a team, the Commanders finished fifth out of the 15 schools competing in Region 4. The top two teams automatically had all their members qualify for the state tournament. The top three individuals not on the qualifying teams also qualified. Clay Anderson (Russell County), Reed Gritton (Mercer County) and Colten Wilson (Boyle County) claimed those spots.


  • Commanders cruise over Caverna

    Jeff Moreland
    The road to a 4-1 record was a smooth one for the Washington County Commanders Friday night as they cruised over Caverna, 49-19.

    Seniors Jbias Dawson and Miguel Alacantara took turns scoring early on to make the lead grow for the Commanders.

  • Warr prepares for next battle


    Kentucky has been kind to Ruben Warr. Since relocating to the Bluegrass, the California-born mixed martial artist has experienced a career resurgence. He’s transformed from a fighter with a losing record and on the verge of retirement, to a championship titleholder who’s only lost once in the past two years.


  • WC gets senior night win, goes 2...

    Washington County volleyball played five games in the Kentucky Challenge Tournament Friday and Saturday. The Commanderettes finished the weekend 2-3.

    The team opened the tournament with a 2-0 win over Beechwood. Elizabeth Riley led the Commanderettes’ attack with nine kills and three aces.

  • WCHS golfers at All-A State

    Two Washington County golfers placed in the top eight at the All-A State Tournament in Richmond, Kentucky, this Saturday.

    Logan Wilson and Drew Yates teed-off Saturday morning amongst a field of about 100 other golfers from across the state. After 18 holes, Wilson finished tied for fifth place with a score of 77. Yates was only three spots behind with a score of 79.

  • Commanderettes go on winning run

    It was a successful week for Washington County volleyball as the team managed three wins in three games, including victories over two district opponents.