Today's Sports

  • String tourney winners named

    The Lincoln Men’s Club held their String Tournament on Sunday at Lincoln Homestead Golf Course.

    David Carney shot a 65 to win by four strokes over Joe B. Yates,  who fired a 69.
    Ted McNeal finished third with a 70.
    The next scheduled event is a pick-up Calcutta scramble on Saturday, June 11 at 1 p.m.
    The Red, White, and Blue tournament will be the following day, June 12, at 3 p.m.
    It is not too late to join the club and there are more events to come this year.

  • New tennis program takes shape...

    As the coach of the first tennis program at St. Catharine College, Jim Coomer has taken several different routes to fill the rosters for the men’s and women’s teams. His most recent journey took him west where he signed two players at Paducah Tilghman High School.

    Ethan Rowton,  one of the top players in the state, and Felipe Barrcentos, a native of Colombia, South America, signed in Paducah on Saturday.

  • JV team falls in district

    Washington County won the first game of the junior varsity 19th District tournament, beating Bethlehem 2-1.

    Thomas Spalding got the win from the mound.
    The Commanders lost to Bardstown 4-1 in the championship game.
    Bardstown scored two runs in the second and the third.
    Washington County had a chance to score in the fourth and fifth, but couldn’t push any runners across.
    Will Begley took the loss from the mound.
    The junior varsity squad finished 7-5 on the year, claiming second in the district.

  • Little League continues

    Nine-and-10-year-old baseball
    Reds 14, Dodgers 0
    Oscar Saucedo tossed a no-hitter and had two hits in the Reds’ big win over the Dodgers. Justin Mitchell was the losing pitcher.

    Braves 9, Dodgers 7
    John Floyd took the win from the mound, while Noah Abell was the losing pitcher.

    Reds 11, Braves 7
    Tevin Hodges earned the win, as Justice Hood took the loss.

    Dodgers 4, Orioles 2

  • Commanderettes fall to Adair

    The 19th District tournament began on Monday night at Idle Hour Park.

    The Commanderettes were scheduled to play Bethlehem, but had to reschedule for Tuesday evening due to weather.
    Results from that contest were unknown at press time.
    The winner of the Washington County / Bethlehem game will play Nelson County (9-19) for the district championship on Wednesday night at Idle Hour Park.
    Nelson beat Bardstown 17-3 in the first round of district to keep its  hope of over 20 consecutive district titles alive.

  • WC reaches 20 wins

    The Commanders were scheduled to play Bethlehem on Tuesday night at Tom Bystrek Field in the first round of the 19th District tournament.
    The winner of that game advances to play Nelson County in the finals of the district tournament on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.

    Washington County vs. North Bullitt
    15-3 Washington County
    When: Friday, May 20
    Where: Tom Bystrek Field

  • State track meet schedule

    The Class AA state track meet begins at 1 p.m. on May 26 at Owsley Frazier Cardinal Park at the University of Louisville.

    Events of interest for Washington County fans are as follows:

    1 p.m. - Boys’ high jump (Qwan Turner)
    2:45 p.m - Boys’ long jump (Qwan Turner)
    4:45 p.m. - Girls’ 4x200 meter relay (Shay Yocum, Alex Yantis, Moriah Hourigan, Gabbie Cheser)

  • Leaping to state

    The Washington County High School track team continued its string of success on Thursday night, sending five athletes to the state meet to participate in four events.

    The girls’ 4x100 meter relay team (Shay Yocum, Alex Yantis, Moriah Hourigan, Gabbie Cheser) nabbed second place in the regional event, which automatically qualified it for state.
    The girls’ 4x200 meter relay team (Yocum, Yantis, Hourigan, Cheser) qualified for the state meet as well, earning third place at region.

  • SCC to hold camp in Nelson County

    The St. Catharine College baseball team will hold its annual baseball camp at Dean Watts Park in Bardstown on June 14 and 16.

    The camp will be from 9 a.m. to noon each day. It is for players age six years and older.
    The camp will be conducted by St. Catharine head assistant coach Terry Davis, along with other Patriot assistants, Bryan Allan and Travis Adams, and members of the 2011 Patriot team.
    The camp will emphasize hitting fielding and throwing.

  • 2011 Patriots enter baseball...

    As a team, the 2011 St. Catharine College Patriots were able to give coach Luther Bramblett his ninth consecutive season, in his 10-year tenure, of at least 30 wins, as they finished at 31-26-1. Along the way, many of the Bat Pats entered the record books by setting single-season marks and new career records.