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Today's Sports

  • Big day for Rebels at state

    Danielle Hoop was not the only one who had a good day at the State Track Meet Friday in Louisville.
    Several others from Owen County took part in the meet at the University of Louisville’s Owsley Frazier Cardinal Park. Each performed well.
    Haley Decandia tied for 12th in the high jump with a jump of 4 feet, 8 inches.
    The boys’ 4x200 meter relay team of Paul Banks, Bobby Mingie, Darian Polley and Collin Trammel brought home a medal with a seventh-place finish.

  • Owen JV team is district...

  • Wildcats slip past Rebels in...

    For three innings May 24, it looked like Owen County might br rolling into the 31st district championship game.
    Then the wheels came off.
    The Rebels led 6-1 as Henry County came to bat in the top of the fourth inning. After the Wildcats put four runs on the board, they were right back in the game.
    The Rebels committed three errors in the inning and misplayed a fly ball to give the Wildcats new life.
    Henry County added two more runs in the top of the fifth and another in the sixth to make the score 8-6.

  • Rebel softball team exits in...

    The Lady Rebels took on Henry County in the first round of the 31st District Tournament last week in Carrollton.
    The Lady Wildcats prevailed as they defeated the Lady Rebels 10-0.
    The loss meant the end of the season for Owen County. It also marked the first time since 2005 that Owen County has not reached the 8th Region Tournament.
    The team finished the season with a record of 16-14.
    Gallatin County defeated Henry County, 3-1, Wednesday night to win the 31st district championship.
     

  • Tournament time for youth soccer...

    Under 8 • May 14
    Team Dynamite – 4 vs. Rebels – 0

  • Owen County plays host for...

    The Class A Region 5 Track Meet was held last week in Owenton.
    As a team, the girls finished eighth and the boys finished fifth. As a result of several outstanding performances, the Rebels will be well represented this week at the KHSAA Class A State Track Meet.

  • MBMS coach pleased with team’s...

    Wrapping up his first year as a soccer coach for the Maurice Bowling Middle School boys soccer team, Derrick E. Clemons said he is encouraged with the progress the squad made since the start of the season.
    “We finished the year with four wins, three loses and two ties. We started off with two wins in a row and feeling good about ourselves”
    The team lost its first game of the season to Good Shepherd and followed it up with a tie with Frankfort and another tie with Grant County.

  • Rebels on a roll

    The Owen County baseball team entered the final week of the regular season having already doubled their win total from last season.
    The team was hoping to finish the regular season on a positive note when they hosted Eminence Thursday and Villa Madonna Friday.
    The Rebels did indeed finish strong as they defeated Eminence, 10-0 on the strength of a no-hitter by Freshman Jarrod Ball and then beat Villa Madonna, 11-4.

  • Lady Rebels end regular season...

    A week that began in the rain ended in the glow of sunshine and a win.
    The Owen County softball team opened up last week by taking on Grant County at home. The game was played in less than desirable conditions — it was raining and cold. Not only were spirits dampened by the weather but also by the outcome of the game, for the Lady Braves defeated the Lady Rebels, 8-4.
    The team bounced back Thursday night when they traveled to Frankfort and defeated the Lady Panthers, 14-0.

  • Youth soccer league begins to...

    Under 8 • May 10
    Wildcats – 7 vs. Team Dynamite – 3
     
    The Wildcats began the match sluggishly and found themselves behind on goals early in the match.
    Caden Hedger rose to the challenge and powered home a goal, which helped get the Wildcats on the board.
    Caleb Dye scored a goal in the second quarter and Cody Anderson powered home a goal late in the second quarter.
    At the half, the score was tied at three goals apiece.