Today's Sports

  • Youth Soccer Results: Wildcats...

    Under 8
    Saturday, May 12
    Little Rebels - 2 vs. Clovers - 0
    Scoring for the Little Rebels was Ashton Moore off an assist from Madison Perkins. Conner Ogden added the second goal for the Little Rebels with an assist going to Kailyn Duncan. Rachel Johnson and Connor Eads had shot attempts but were unable to connect. Katie Fisk, Griffin Gentry and Anna Riddle played incredible offense and defense, assisting with shot attempts and blocked shots. The Little Rebels all played extremely well,

  • Chapter ends for pair

    Saturday was a special day for two Owen County young people. It would be a day that marked two endings, one in the morning and the other that night.
    Seniors Katie Haines and Patrick Brumback have been a part of the Owen County Youth Soccer League since they were 4 years old.
    They began as players and on Saturday, they finished as referees.
    Saturday morning marked their final games before hanging up their whistles.
    On Saturday night, they both graduated from Owen County High School.

  • Rebels finish strong

    It is tournament time for the Owen County High School Rebels on the baseball diamond.
    The Rebels finished the season with a flourish last week, winning three of their final four contests.
    The week began May 15 with a trip to play Paul Laurence Dunbar High School. Owen County lost the game 8-0.
    They stayed on the road on Thursday with a bus ride to play at Frankfort. The ride home after this game would be more enjoyable as the Rebels won the game 8-6.
    The Rebels would then return home Friday night for a doubleheader against Villa Madonna.

  • Owen track hits the road to...

    Members of the Owen County track teams spent the weekend in Louisville. They were there competing in the in the Class A State Track Meet.
    The girls were represented in the 4x800-meter relay team and the high jump.
    Haley DeCandia performed well in the high jump by finishing ninth.
    The relay team of Emily Bibb, Samantha Tamplin, Mikala Byers and Amber Gover placed 21st.
    The boys finished 17th overall as a team and had several outstanding performances.

  • Owen Co. off-court honors

    During the team banquet, nine members of this year’s varsity basketball team were recognized for their exceptional work off the court. Teammates Jarrod Ball, Hunter Trenary, Zach Ripy, Cooper Taylor, Stone Osborne, and Sawyer Williams were honored for maintaining a cumulative GPA between 3.25-3.74 and were named KHSAA Honorable Mention Academic All-State. Carson Williams, Tucker Trenary and Justin Shelton were named KHSAA First Team Academic All-State for maintaining a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or higher. The  team GPA this year was 3.5.

  • Two victories for Lady Rebels

    The Owen County softball team picked up a pair of victories last week.
    The first came last Tuesday when the Lady Rebels defeated Eminence 10-1 in Owenton. It was the team’s second win over the Lady Warriors this season. Owen County defeated Eminence 8-6 back on April 18 on the road.
    The team then traveled to Florence on Wednesday for a contest with Boone County. The Lady Rebels of Owen County would prevail over the Lady Rebels from Boone County 5-3. The win would give Owen County 16 for the season, equaling their win total from last season.

  • Rebels on a roll

    It was another week of good baseball for the Owen County High School Rebels. The Rebels won two more games to extend their winning streak to seven before finally losing a game on Saturday in the NCKC Tournament.
    The Rebels began the week May 9 with a trip to Eminence to take on the Warriors.
    Owen County would have little trouble picking up win number 14 as they won 14-3 in six innings. It was the third-straight win where the Rebels were able to close out the game in less than the regulation seven innings.

  • A date in Louisville: Girls...

    It was regional Saturday for the Owen County High school girl’s track team.
    The team headed to Danville over the weekend where they competed in the Class A Region 5 Meet at Admiral Stadium.
    As a team, the Lady Rebels placed eighth.

  • A date in Louisville:

    Several members of the Owen County High School boys track team are headed to Louisville.
    The team spent Saturday in Danville competing in the Class A Region 5 Track Meet. It was a successful day for the team as they finished third overall.
    The team will be sending 11 individuals to the state track meet Thursday through Saturday at the University of Louisville.
    Collin Trammel won the 200-meter dash and the long jump and grabbed a place at the state meet in both events.
    Trammel currently has the second fastest 200-meter time among Class A runners.

  • Owen judo takes third at state

    The Owen County Judo Team took third place at the “2012 O.J. Helvey Kentucky State Judo Championship with 55 points. 
    The tournament was held April 28 at Iroquise High School. 
    Bowling Green Judo took first place with 62 points, and Wakaishu Judo Club of Louisville took second with 57 points.
    The Owen County winners were:
    Owen County Primary
    Charlie Baumann: first
    Joe Hamilton: second
    Sebastian Alcorn: third
     Owen County Elementary
    Layla Creech:  second