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Today's Sports

  • 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.

     

  • 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.

  • Commanders cruise over Caverna

    Jeff Moreland
    publisher@readthesun.com
    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.

  • 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.

  • Back on track

    “I’ve never been closer to having a heart attack.”
    Head coach Eric Sagrecy spoke for many Washington County fans after his team pulled off a last-second comeback to defeat the Thomas Nelson Generals 45-43 in Friday night’s game.
    Moments of individual brilliance defined the game, as neither team’s defense was able to cope with the attacking talent on the field.

  • Bruins end Commanderette run

    After six wins through six matches, the Washington County volleyball team was brought back down to earth during a 3-0 defeat by the Central Hardin Bruins last Tuesday.
    The Commanderettes knew they were in for a tough match from the start. Central Hardin is the defending champion of the 17th District and the 5th Region. After only graduating two seniors from last year’s team, the Bruins’ roster and starting lineup are still packed with experienced talent.

  • Commanders slip in first loss

    A few pivotal plays ended up making all the difference during the Commanders’ loss to Kentucky Country Day on Friday night.
    Washington County’s defense held steady in the opening, ending the first Bearcat drive with a punt. Later in the quarter, a long pass from KCD got the team down to within the 20-yard line and in good position to take the contest’s first lead. But the Commanders’ defense held firm, made tackles in the backfield and forced a turnover on downs.