Today's Sports

  • Rebels defeat Wildcats on...

    The drought is over the Owen County High School boys soccer team.
    Heading into the Sept. 30 contest against Gallatin County High School in Warsaw, the Rebels had lost 10-straight games. In fact, their last win was a 5-1 victory over Gallatin County in the Eighth Region All ‘A’ Classic.
    It was the second time in five days the two schools had met on the pitch. The Wildcats had defeated the Rebels 2-1 in Owenton on Sept. 25.
    On Sept. 30, both teams would score a pair of goals in regulation. Alex Hernandez notched both of the Owen County tallies.

  • Lady Rebels soccer gets third...

    The Owen County High School Lady Rebels soccer team picked up a district victory last week.
    Hailey Chappell had two more goals and Autumn Gover picked up her third shutout of the season in goal as Owen County blanked Carroll County 2-0 in Owenton Sept. 29. Chappell now has 12 goals on the season.
    The Lady Rebels did not fare as well in their final two games of the week.
    The team dropped a 4-1 contest at Gallatin County Sept. 30 before being shutout 7-0 at Villa Madonna on Oct. 3.

  • OCHS volleyball claims two of...

    The last two weeks have been easy on the Owen County High School travel budget for the volleyball team.
    The only problem is the fact that the Lady Rebels have found more success away from Owenton.
    Heading into play last week, the team had played just five home matches and were just 1-4 in those contests.
    On the flip side, the team had won eight of 14 matches played away from home. The team would get back on track as they hosted three matches at the friendly confines of Floyd Gritton Gymnasium.

  • Sweet Owen Day Run 5K Fun Run/...

    Finish    Bib No.    Name    Gender    Age    Finish Time
    1    498    Steve Adkisson    M    56    0:19:58
    2    466    Keith Stout    M    17    0:20:33
    3    490    Steven Martin    M    42    0:20:38

  • Rebel golfers take NCKC titles:...

    When the NCKC Tournament teed up on Sept. 24 at Sugar Bay Golf Course,  Owen County High School Head Girls Golf Coach David Wainscott had a number in mind. He thought if his team could shoot a team score of 340, they had a great shot at winning.
    The Lady Rebels were 13 shots better than their coach’s number and it was a good thing.
    The Owen County team fired a score of 327 to defeat the Henry County High School team which shot 335 to win its third-straight NCKC title.
    It was their fifth title in the last six years.

  • Rebel golfers take NCKC titles:...

    After finishing second in the Eighth Region All ‘A’ Classic to Carroll County High School, the Owen County High School boys golf team had something to prove last week when they teed off at the NCKC Tournament in Warsaw.
    The Rebels made their point.
    Justin Trusty shot 71 to lead Owen County as the Rebels bested Carroll County by 18 shots as they brought home their third NCKC title under the head coach Kevin Webster.

  • Rebel Ramblings: Next game - at...

    • The Rebels lost 50-21 last year in Verona.
    • Rebels are 1-2 all-time against the Bearcats. The 27-6 victory came in 2011.
    • In their first six seasons of varsity football, the Bearcats have had four winning seasons.
    • Walton-Verona has won at least one playoff game in three of the last four years.
    • The Bearcats are coached by Jeff Barth, who carries a  42-22 in six seasons at the helm.

  • Bellevue spoils Rebel’s...

    Friday night was homecoming at Patterson Field for the Owen County High School family. It was a time to celebrate the history and success of the Rebel football program and how it’s touched the lives of so many people.
    Someone forgot to tell Bellevue High School.
    The Tigers spoiled the festivities by defeating the Rebels 52-0.
    Bellevue High School quarterback Tate Grainger accounted for five touchdowns. The senior threw for three scores and ran for two more as the Tigers raced out to 44-0 lead at halftime.

  • Shutout victory and shootout...

    After scoring six goals in a win to open the week, the Owen County High School Lady Rebels soccer team had a tough time finding the back of the net in a pair of losses to close out the week.
    Owen County began the week with a home match against Ludlow High School on Sept. 22. The team got contributions from several people in its 6-0 victory.
    Hailey Chappell had another big game and notched three more goals and added two more assists. Chappell has a hat trick of hat tricks for the season. The sophomore has 10 goals in 2014 after she scored nine in 2013.

  • Owen County Youth League Soccer...

    U10 Baumann Dead Red Rebels

    The Dead Red Rebels U10 soccer team played two games this past weekend.
    The first game was against Mercer/Black on Saturday morning.
    Fullbacks Heidi Stedam and Griffin Gentry played great defense for the team while Nash Cammack used his great foot skills to help the team in both defense and offense.
    Kallista Ogden and Hayden Wilson played their hardest trying to move the ball up the field and Brook Doss worked especially hard taking the ball away from the other team.