Today's Sports

  • Commanderettes struggle leads to...

    After struggling against district rivals Thomas Nelson on Tuesday, the Commanderettes fall to 1-7 on the year in district play. Even after the loss, head coach Lena Bramblett was happy about the effort the Commanderettes put out.

    “Well, I thought that our effort was better than it was last night but I still think that we made a lot of mistakes that lead to us being down a lot early,” Bramblett said.

  • Record-breaking week for...

    After the Washington County Commanders 61-47 district win against Thomas Nelson, the Commanders have now clinched 1st place in district play for the first time in school history. While that’s a point of celebration for Commanders head coach Bernard Smalley, he said that’s not enough.

    “We will take the wing and take the first number one seed in school history since they’ve had number one seed,” Smalley said. “Again, that number one seed doesn’t mean anything, but it’s something to be proud of.”

  • Pair of losses for girls

    Taylor County teams notched two victories over Washington County this weekend, with Taylor County High School and Campbellsville High School winners in their respective matchups against the Commanderettes.

  • Split results for Commanders

    Nearly two months have passed since the first meeting between Taylor and Washington County, a game that the Cardinals won 82-74. In the time since, the Commanders have gone on a tear, winning 13 of the following 17 games. In the last month, Washington County’s Drew Yates has been on a hot streak of his own, averaging more than 24 points per game.

    Even still, the Cardinals managed to derail the Commanders, snatching a 71-68 win in Saturday’s game.

  • Commanderettes finish second in...

    The Commanderettes wrapped up a packed section of its schedule on Monday night, playing its fourth game in five days. Washington County went 2-2 in that stretch, with one loss coming in the championship of the 12th Region All A Classic.

  • Commanders runners-up for second...

    Washington County once again made it to the championship round of the 12th Region All A Classic, but an incredibly talented Danville side held off the Commanders and booked a trip to the state tournament.

  • Girls bounce back with district...

    The Commanderettes notched a 20-point win over district opponent Nelson County last Tuesday night, the team’s first win of the new year.

    A young Lady Cards’ roster was completely outmatched early on by Washington County, as the first quarter ended with the Commanderettes leading 19-3.

  • A perfect start to the year

    Washington County extended their winning streak to four last week after picking up wins over Nelson County and Model.

    Last Tuesday night the Commanders traveled to Nelson County for their second meeting with the Cardinals this season. Nelson County was looking for redemption after a 61-39 Washington County rout in the first matchup.

  • Winless weekend for...

    There has been no respite for the Washington County Commanderettes at the start of 2019. The new year began with the team losing to Bardstown. Since then, the results have yet to improve. Friday night’s loss to the Bethlehem Banshees was followed up by another one-sided matchup against the Lady Knights of Marion County.

  • Back-to-back wins for boys team

    It’s early in the year, but the hottest ticket of 2019 may have already been sold. Saturday night’s contest between Washington County and Marion County provided all the nail-biting, fist-clenching, stomach-churning excitement you could ask for in a basketball game that fully lived up to its “Border War” moniker. A tense 32 minutes of play came to an end with the Commanders on top, despite a last-second heave from Marion County that could have tipped the scales the other way.