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Today's Sports

  • Owen County Youth Soccer League...

    April 14  - Under 8 
    Wildcats - 2 vs. Fighting Tigers - 1
     
    On a cold wet morning, the Wildcats were able to secure their third win of the season. The game was called during the third quarter due to lightning. Lilly Chappell was the first to strike for the Wildcats when she connected in the first quarter. Price Griffin added a goal in the second quarter. Lilly Baumann and Avery Miller demonstrated exceptional  defensive skills  and Gabby Stewart and Clayton Stewart added valuable offensive minutes assisting with the goal in the second quarter.

  • Pair of tough losses for Rebels

    The week began well enough.
    The Owen County High School baseball team began last week with a road game in Warsaw. The game was the first meeting of the season between the two district rivals. It would be the Rebels who would get the best of the Wildcats in this match-up as Owen County would come back to Owenton with the 8-3. The win pushed the Rebels over the .500 mark at 8-7.
    Then came Thursday and Friday.
    On Thursday, Owen County hosted Williamstown at Dunavent Field.

  • Lady Rebels on a roll

    The Owen County High School softball team began the season by losing four straight games. To say things have turned around would be an understatement.
    Following a 6-3 loss on March 29 to Carroll County, the Lady Rebels were 0-4 and had been outscored 22-8.
    Five days later, the team welcomed Pendleton County to Owenton.
    On that day, the team would take out some frustration as they whipped the Lady Wildcats 15-0.

  • Boys win Carroll Co. Invitational

    The Owen County High School boys and girls track teams traveled to Carrollton on Friday. The teams took part in the Fourth Annual Carroll County Invitational.
    The boys had several outstanding performances as they won the event as a team.
    Paul Banks won both the 100-meter and 200-meter dash.
    Cory Cannon finished fifth in the 100-meter dash while Chris Smith placed fourth in the 200-meter dash.

  • Boys track takes second at Henry...

    The Owen County High School Rebels continued their stellar spring on the track.
    The team recently traveled to New Castle for the Henry County All-Comers Meet. The team finished second behind Meade County High School.
    Overall, the Rebels claimed first place in six events.
    Paul Banks won the 100-meter dash while Collin Trammel captured the 200-meter dash.
    Hunter Trenary crossed the tape first in the 3200-meter run.
    In the field events, Cooper Taylor finished on top in the high jump with Trammel winning the long jump.

  • Youth soccer league results

    Under 8 - March 31
    Wildcats - 4 vs. Little Rebels - 0
     
    Macie Chappell led the Wildcats with three goals during the match. She scored two during the second quarter and finished with one in the fourth quarter.
    Lilly Chappell also added a goal in the fourth quarter - her first of the spring season.
    The Wildcats did not allow a goal with their strong, consistent defense.

  • Williams, Gayheart receive honors

    Two Owen County High School basketball players were named to the Lexington Herald Leader’s All-State teams on Sunday.
    Sawyer Williams and Rianna Gayheart were each named honorable mention after leading their teams to 31st district titles and appearances in the  eighth region semifinals.
     

  • Lady Rebels enjoy winning week

    The Owen County High School softball team enjoyed a winning week.
    The team won a pair of contests as they defeated Trimble County 13-1 last Monday in five innings and then edged Gallatin County 5-4 on Thursday in Owenton.
    The win over the Lady Wildcats avenged an earlier loss 2-0 loss to Gallatin County in Warsaw.
    In between the two wins, the team dropped a 15-6 decision to Henry County. The Lady Rebels are scheduled to be in action today (Wednesday) as they travel to take on Eminence.
    The team will then travel to Henry County on Tuesday.

  • Rebels reach All ‘A’ finals

    After rain postponed action Saturday, the sun came out on Sunday morning along with gusty winds. It was those breezy conditions that led to a big inning for an Owen County High School opponent.
    After knocking off Carroll County High School 3-0 in the 8th Region All ‘A’ Classic semifinals Sunday afternoon the Rebels then took on Walton-Verona in the championship game. The Bearcats reached the finals by defeating Eminence in the semifinals.

  • Owen County girls run in New...

    The Owen County High School girls track team was in action last week in New Castle. The team took part in the Henry County All-Comers meet where they placed fifth as a team.
    In the 100-meter dash, it was Emily Allen in fourth place; Andi Burford in fifth place; Ashley Byers captured eighth; Kailen Sizemore, 12th; Autumn Gover, 14th and Suzanna Cooke came in 15th.
    In the 200-meter dash Allen again placed fourth with Haley DeCandia in sixth; Ashley Byers finished seventh; Sarah Willhoite, 10th; and Hannah Strohmeier came in 11th.