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Today's Sports

  • PREP WRESTLING: Hull putting...

    Knowing this was his final season as a LaRue County wrestler, senior Shawn Hull wanted to put everything on the line.

  • SUPER BOWL: Elizabethtown and...

    When Eli Manning walked past Logan Hall in the downtown Indianapolis Marriott hotel, the 13-year-old Elizabethtown resident couldn’t believe his luck.

  • PARALYMPICS: Ogbe motivates...

    He grew up 1-of-12 children in a rural Nigerian area where running water was nonexistent and electricity was a luxury. At age 3, he contracted malaria and polio, which left his left leg paralyzed. For a shot at a better living, he left his family thousands of miles away to attend Bellarmine University and move to Louisville.

    However, the greatest obstacle the multi-time Paralympics gold medalist Dennis Ogbe has tackled is with him no matter where he goes or what he does.

  • PREP BOWLING: Visiting Central...

    BOWLING

    BOYS’ PREP

    TUESDAY’S SCORES

    CENTRAL HARDIN5, NELSON COUNTY 2

    BARDSTOWN — Results from Tuesday’s dual at Bardstown Bowling Center (x-denotes earned team point; in baker, a team has five bowlers rotate, each bowling two frames; 1-6, 2-7, 3-8, 4-9, 5-10):

    Team Scores

  • BOWLING: A lesson in longevity...

    Bowling has been called a lifetime sport because participants young or old can still have success.

    Pearl Bell, who is proof of that, did something last month that many professional bowlers haven’t done on tour.

    The 85-year-old Hardin County resident and veteran of the Tuesday morning Young at Heart weekly league at Dix-E-Town Lanes picked up the wicked 4-6-7-10 split last month.

    It didn’t take her long to remember the last time she had pulled off the feat, which requires knocking down the back two left pins and the back two right pins.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL...

    Senior guard Jermaine Ruttley scored 26 points Tuesday and senior post Adam Hendrix had a double-double of 22 points and 13 rebounds as the visiting North Hardin Trojans knocked off Louisville DeSales, 74-63.

    Ruttley also had eight rebounds, six steals and four assists for the Trojans (6-16), who won their third straight.

    Senior forward Jauan Akins, playing for the first time since December, added 12 points and five rebounds.

    NORTH HARDIN 74, DESALES 63

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL...

    The host Central Hardin Lady Bruins couldn’t dig themselves out of a first-quarter hole.

    Central Hardin was held to five points in the first period en route to a 60-40 loss to 5th Region rival Green County on Tuesday.

    Senior wing Abby Newton paced the Lady Bruins (8-17) with 15 points, while sophomore guard Aislynn Barnes had 10 points, six rebounds and three steals. Senior post Alexis Johnson added nine points and nine rebounds.

    GREEN COUNTY 60, CENTRAL HARDIN 40

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL...

    The News-Enterprise

    North Hardin junior guard Domeneque Taft erupted for a career-high 26 points and the Lady Trojans trounced Louisville Fern Creek, 93-41 on Monday to earn their second straight win.

    Taft went 4-of-9 from 3-point range and also had five steals, while senior guard Brianna Woodson scored 20 points.

    Junior forward Chanel Roberts recorded a double-double with 13 points, 12 rebounds, eight assists and five steals for North Hardin (18-8). Eighth-grade guard Tamiah Stanford added 13 points.

  • PREP WRESTLING: LaRue receives...

    DANVILLE — When it comes to seeding the Region 2 Wrestling Tournament, nothing really surprises longtime LaRue County coach Gary Canter.

    Following a dominant regular season in which they didn’t lose a match to in-state competition until the State Duals final against Union County, the top-ranked Hawks received seven top seeds for Saturday’s tournament that begins at 10 a.m. at Danville High School.

  • ON CAMPUS: Randles excels for CU...

    Former area athletes P.J. Randles, David McKellar, Tiana Benjamin and Kamika Joyner qualified for the National Christian College Athletic Association Indoor Championships while competing for Campbellsville University in Upland, Ind., on Saturday.

    Randles, a former North Hardin star, broke the school record in the 55-meter hurdles as he finished second in 7.94 seconds. He also qualified in the triple and long jumps. Randles finished second in the triple jump (13.75 meters) and seventh in the long (6.22 meters).