https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sports/rss.xml en Rebels fall to Grant Co. in season opener https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/rebels-fall-grant-co-season-opener <img src="https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_3205.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> <strong>BY BARBARA EPPERSON<br /> </strong>N-H Correspondent<br /> <br /> A cold front moved through the area just in time for the first kick-off of the Rebels football season. Fans filled the stands under the Friday night lights on Aug. 23, as the Rebels faced-off against the Braves of Grant County.<br /> The theme for the season opener was &ldquo;Red, White and Blue&rdquo; in honor of the military and first responders. Fans serving or having served in the military and first responders received free admission to the game and were honored during a pre-game ceremony.<br /> Lady Rebels compete in ‘Uncle Pete Noll Classic’ April 5-6 https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/lady-rebels-compete-%E2%80%98uncle-pete-noll-classic%E2%80%99-april-5-6 <img src="https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/kaitlynparker.jpg" alt="Owen County High School senior Kaitlyn Parker was recently named to the 8th Region All ‘A’ Tournament softball team. " title="Owen County High School senior Kaitlyn Parker was recently named to the 8th Region All ‘A’ Tournament softball team. " align="left" hspace="6" width="60" height="85" /><p> <strong>BY BARBARA EPPERSON</strong><br /> N-H Correspondent<br /> <br /> The Lady Rebels softball team traveled to Bishop Brossart High School last week to compete in the Uncle Pete Noll Classic April 5-6.<br /> Friday, April 5, Senior Kaitlyn Parker shut out St. Henry in game one of the tournament, leading her team to a 3-0 victory with 11 strikeouts, zero runs and just one hit for the game.<br /> Freshman Alexandria Perry, Parker, junior Maechala Davis, senior Haley Young, and eighth-grader Gracie Ferguson each managed one hit for the game. &nbsp;<br /> OCHS track and field performs well at Carroll County meet https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/ochs-track-and-field-performs-well-carroll-county-meet <p> <strong>BY AUDREY LEWIS</strong><br /> N-H Correspondent</p> MBMS soccer season opens https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/mbms-soccer-season-opens <p> <strong>BY AUDREY LEWIS</strong><br /> N-H Correspondent<br /> <br /> Soccer season is underway at Maurice Bowling Middle School kicking off with a road win for the boys team against Williamstown. The Rebels defeated the Demons 3-1 with two goals by Alexander Hernandez and one goal by Avery Miller.<br /> On Thursday the boys and girls each played in a doubleheader against Henry County for their first home game of the season. Unfortunately, neither team was able to conquer the Wildcats, but neither went down without a fight.<br /> Young Rebels baseball team excited for upcoming season https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/young-rebels-baseball-team-excited-upcoming-season <img src="https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/53439616_381108592727187_1307948709933219840_n.jpg" alt="Junior Ethan Fitzgerald throws a pitch from the mound at the direction of Rebels assistant baseball coach Nolan Tackett. " title="Junior Ethan Fitzgerald throws a pitch from the mound at the direction of Rebels assistant baseball coach Nolan Tackett. " align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> <strong>BY BARBARA EPPERSON | N-H Correspondent </strong></p> Lady Rebels softball hopes to build on last season’s success https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/lady-rebels-softball-hopes-build-last-season%E2%80%99s-success <p> <strong>BY BARBARA EPPERSON</strong><br /> <em>N-H Correspondent</em></p> Track and field to host home meet this season https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/track-and-field-host-home-meet-season <p> <strong>BY AUDREY LEWIS</strong><br /> <em>N-H Correspondent</em></p> Unified track and field returns for third season at OCHS https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/unified-track-and-field-returns-third-season-ochs <p> <strong>BY AUDREY LEWIS</strong><br /> <em>N-H Correspondent</em></p>