https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sports/rss.xml/todaysnews/rss.xml en Young team struggles to score against Harrison County https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/young-team-struggles-score-against-harrison-county <img src="https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_9979.jpg" alt="Nate Farrar stops a Thorobred from making a touchdown Sept. 14." title="Nate Farrar stops a Thorobred from making a touchdown Sept. 14." align="left" hspace="6" width="116" height="85" /><p> <strong>BY AUDREY LEWIS | N-H Correspondent<br /> </strong></p> Lady Rebels superior in Tom Johnson tourney https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/lady-rebels-superior-tom-johnson-tourney <img src="https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/20180915_195902.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="160" height="85" /><p> <strong>BY AUDREY LEWIS | N-H Correspondent<br /> </strong></p> Lady Rebels soccer fall to Bearcats https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/lady-rebels-soccer-fall-bearcats <p> BY AUDREY LEWIS | N-H Sports Correspondent</p> Lady Rebels perform well in regional tourney https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/lady-rebels-perform-well-regional-tourney <img src="https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_0721.jpg" alt="Lauren McDonald, Audrey Lewis and Abby Bitler were named to the Eighth-Region All “A” Tournament. " title="Lauren McDonald, Audrey Lewis and Abby Bitler were named to the Eighth-Region All “A” Tournament. " align="left" hspace="6" width="91" height="85" /><p> For the first time since 2010, the Lady Rebels volleyball team advanced to the championship game of the Eighth-Region All &ldquo;A&rdquo; Tournament after defeating Caroll County in the first-round and Williamstown in the semifinals.<br /> The team finished as runner-up in the tournament losing 2-0 to Walton Verona in the championship game. From Owen County, seniors Audrey Lewis and Abby Bitler, and junior Lauren McDonald earned spots on the All-Tournament team.<br /> &ldquo;I was confident we would make it to the championship,&rdquo; Head coach Ann Carter said.<br /> Lady Rebels victorious in All ‘A’ regionals https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/lady-rebels-victorious-all-%E2%80%98%E2%80%99-regionals <img src="https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/am1a8758.jpg" alt="Heidi Stedam participates in the Eighth Region All “A” Girls Golf Tournament at Warsaw Thursday. The Lady Rebels were named regional champions. " title="Heidi Stedam participates in the Eighth Region All “A” Girls Golf Tournament at Warsaw Thursday. The Lady Rebels were named regional champions. " align="left" hspace="6" width="127" height="85" /><p> <strong>BY AUDREY LEWIS | N-H Correspondent</strong><br /> The Lady Rebels Golf team made a unique achievement which they are calling a &ldquo;decapeat.&rdquo; Not only did the team win the 2018 Eighth Region Class &ldquo;A&rdquo; championship, but it was their 10th time in a row doing so.<br /> Aug. 29, 2018 Sports Briefs | Rebels fall to Villa Madonna https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/aug-29-2018-sports-briefs-rebels-fall-villa-madonna <p> The Rebels Soccer team has struggled early in their season with a win-loss record of 0-4. The boys have fallen to Williamstown, Harrison County, Walton-Verona and Villa Madonna.<br /> On Saturday against Villa Madonna, Jack Spurgeon scored the team&rsquo;s first goal of the season. The game ended with a score of 2-1. Goalie Kameron Wilson is averaging 16 saves per game.<br /> The Rebels will be back in action at 6 p.m., Thursday, in the Regional All &ldquo;A&rsquo; semi-final game against Gallatin County at Owenton.</p> Hamilton, Howard named to All Tournament Team https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/hamilton-howard-named-all-tournament-team <img src="https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/39954959_10215236016707933_4652355205487132672_n.jpg" alt="Joe Hamilton and Braden Howard were named to the Eighth Region All “A” Tournament Team following Thursday’s golf tournament at Sugar Bay Golf Course in Warsaw. Hamilton, left, was named the tournament champion. The boys will participate in the All “A” State Golf Tournament Sept. 8, at Gibson Bay Golf Course in Richmond." title="Joe Hamilton and Braden Howard were named to the Eighth Region All “A” Tournament Team following Thursday’s golf tournament at Sugar Bay Golf Course in Warsaw. Hamilton, left, was named the tournament champion. The boys will participate in the All “A” State Golf Tournament Sept. 8, at Gibson Bay Golf Course in Richmond." align="left" hspace="6" width="64" height="85" /> Rebels open new season against Grant Co. Braves https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/rebels-open-new-season-against-grant-co-braves <img src="https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_0014.jpg" alt="The Owen County Rebels traveled to Grant County Friday in the team’s season opener. The Grant County Braves came out on top, 48-13. " title="The Owen County Rebels traveled to Grant County Friday in the team’s season opener. The Grant County Braves came out on top, 48-13. " align="left" hspace="6" width="110" height="85" /><p> <strong>BY AUDREY LEWIS | N-H Correspondent </strong><br /> <br /> The 2018-19 football season kicked off Friday night as the Rebels played Grant County away. After losing starting quarterback Bailey Tompkins to an injury sustained in the preseason scrimmage against Pendleton County, the team knew its first game would be a test to see who would fill Tompkins&rsquo; void.<br /> While the game did not end in the Rebels favor with a finishing score of 48-13, head coach TJ Wesselman said, &ldquo;I was proud of the upperclassmen and the way they led our younger players.&rdquo;<br />