http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sports/rss.xml en GIRLS' 5TH REGION TOURNAMENT: E'town meets Bardstown; North to face Nelson (02/28) http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/girls-5th-region-tournament-etown-meets-bardstown-north-face-nelson-0228 <p> The Elizabethtown girls&rsquo; basketball team&rsquo;s quest for a second consecutive 5th Region championship will get off to an early start.</p> 3RD REGION TOURNAMENTS: Both Meade teams draw McLean (02/28) http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/3rd-region-tournaments-both-meade-teams-draw-mclean-0228 <p> Defending Girls&rsquo; 3rd Region Tournament champion Meade County will kick off this year&rsquo;s tournament at the Owensboro Sportscenter.</p> <p> The 11th District champion Lady Waves (19-8) meet 10th District runner-up McLean County (17-13) at 6 p.m. Monday in the first quarterfinal.</p> FRIDAY NIGHT GIRLS' HOOPS UPDATE: Elizabethtown 76, North Hardin 26 (02/28) http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/friday-night-girls-hoops-update-elizabethtown-76-north-hardin-26-0228 <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/150227_distgbball_ehsnh01.jpg" alt="Elizabethtown poses for photos after winning the17th District Tournament championship for the 10th time in a row Friday night at Charlie Rawlings Memorial Gymnasium." title="Elizabethtown poses for photos after winning the17th District Tournament championship for the 10th time in a row Friday night at Charlie Rawlings Memorial Gymnasium." align="left" hspace="6" width="172" height="85" /><p> Four Elizabethtown players reached double figures Friday night as the top-ranked Lady Panthers set several records in a 76-26 blowout of the North Hardin Lady Trojans in the Girls&rsquo; 17th District Basketball Tournament final at Charlie Rawlings Memorial Gymnasium.</p> FRIDAY NIGHT BOYS' HOOPS UPDATE: Breckinridge County 73, Meade County 65 (02/28) http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/friday-night-boys-hoops-update-breckinridge-county-73-meade-county-65-0228 <p> <strong>CLOVERPORT &mdash;</strong> As the Meade County Green Wave found out Friday night, sometimes you live by the 3 and sometimes you die by the 3.</p> <p> The Breckinridge County Fighting Tigers took away Meade County&rsquo;s best long-range shooter in sophomore guard Calvin Hackert, forcing the Green Wave to find another way to beat them at the Cloverport Sports Center.</p> BOYS' 17TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT: E'town fights back (02/27) http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/boys-17th-district-tournament-etown-fights-back-0227 <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/150226_distbbball_ehsjh01.jpg" alt="Elizabethtown&#039;s Zach Patterson dunks Thursday night against John Hardin during semifinal action in the 17th District Tournament at Bruin Gym." title="Elizabethtown&#039;s Zach Patterson dunks Thursday night against John Hardin during semifinal action in the 17th District Tournament at Bruin Gym." align="left" hspace="6" width="55" height="85" /><p> The Elizabethtown Panthers didn&rsquo;t look like the more experienced team in the first half Thursday evening, but it showed in the second half when they realized what was at stake.</p> BOYS' 17TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT: Trojans don't let up against Bruins (02/27) http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/boys-17th-district-tournament-trojans-dont-let-against-bruins-0227 <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/150226_distbbball_chnh01.jpg" alt="North Hardin&#039;s Brandon Maxwell grabs a rebound away from Central Hardin&#039;s Reece Iler during semifinal action in the 17th District Tournament on Thursday at Central Hardin High School." title="North Hardin&#039;s Brandon Maxwell grabs a rebound away from Central Hardin&#039;s Reece Iler during semifinal action in the 17th District Tournament on Thursday at Central Hardin High School." align="left" hspace="6" width="56" height="85" /><p> Tony Jackson missed an opportunity to slam an alley-oop Thursday night against the host Central Hardin Bruins, but North Hardin&rsquo;s sophomore forward definitely connected the second time in the 17th District Tournament semifinals.</p> BOYS' 11TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT: Green Wave expect intense game with Breckinridge (02/27) http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/boys-11th-district-tournament-green-wave-expect-intense-game-breckinridge-0227 <p> When Hancock County junior guard Garrett Pate drained a 3-pointer at the halftime buzzer Tuesday night, Meade County senior guard Will King figured it was no big deal.</p> <p> Instead of being down 17-12 at the break, the second-seeded Green Wave trailed by eight points.</p> GIRLS' 11TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT: Wilson's 3s lift Meade to title (02/27) http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/girls-11th-district-tournament-wilsons-3s-lift-meade-title-0227 <p> <strong>CLOVERPORT &mdash;</strong> Mor&shy;gan Turner said it must be a Wilson thing.</p> <p> For the second straight game, Katie Wilson came through in the clutch for the Meade County Lady Waves.</p>