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Today's Sports

  • GIRLS' PREP TRACK:...

    By JOSH CLAYWELL

    jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com

    Behind seven gold medals Friday night, the Elizabethtown Lady Panthers crushed the competition at the Panther Twilight Invitational.

    The competition just happened to include three teams which will try and dethrone the four-time Class 2-A, Region 2 champions later this month.

    Elizabethtown won the team title with 176.5 points, more than 100 points better than region rivals Marion County (fifth, 67), LaRue County (sixth, 65) and Adair County (eighth, 30).

  • PREP SOFTBALL: LaRue County...

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN

    nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com

    Ellen Huff didn’t need a full season to realize how big of an impact she could have this season with the LaRue County Lady Hawks.

    Shortly before the season began, the junior catcher was a unanimous choice by her teammates to serve as one of the Lady Hawks’ three captains.

  • BOYS' PREP TRACK: Marion...

    By JOSH CLAYWELL

    jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com

    A little help from a rival coach went a long way with Elizabethtown junior Clayton Patton on Friday night.

    After going through a stretching session with Christian Academy of Louisville coach Chris Jelks, a Hardin County resident, Patton won two events and one relay to lead the Panthers to a runner-up finish in the Panther Twilight Invitational.

  • GIRLS' PREP TRACK: Weaver...

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com Seven months ago, North Hardin senior Hope Weaver almost lost it all. A car accident in northern Indiana left her future in doubt and nearly took her life. While on her way to Fort Wayne for a tryout with Indiana Tech’s women’s soccer team in mid-September, Weaver and her dad Ralph were T-boned in an intersection just a f

  • Rain will likely wash out today...

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com Rain, rain, go away. That’s the wish for area baseball and softball coaches after excessive rainfall in central Kentucky caused flooding and many road closings.

  • GIRLS' PREP TENNIS: Fort...

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com Krista Whitaker and Kali Potes knew something needed to be changed. So, with discontent and a relative lack of success plaguing their respective doubles teams, all four of the Fort Knox Lady Eagles’ varsity doubles players decided to convene and discuss possible solutions. They decided the best move would be to swap partners, pairing

  • PREP BASEBALL OPINION: Some...

    In baseball, like everything, trends come and go. Some add to the game, some take away. Some have their place, others are just plain tacky. Over the past few seasons there have been a few fads that have gotten a bit out of control in high school baseball — at least in this area. Meanwhile, some timeless classics of America’s pastime seem to have unjustly slipped into the history books.

  • PREP SOFTBALL-PREP BASEBALL...

    The News-Enterprise

    The Central Hardin Lady Bruins went 1-1 Friday in the Sports Warehouse Classic at Owensboro Catholic.

    Central Hardin (13-9) beat Edmonson County, 3-2 in six innings and lost to 20th-ranked Frankfort Western Hills, 2-1 in six innings.

    n Sophomore Abbi Goedde hit a two-run homer to help send the Lady Bruins past Edmonson County.

    Junior Natasha Crowder had three singles, while freshman Jordan Lasley had two.

    Eighth-grader April Pence (2-2) allowed four hits and two unearned runs in six innings. She struck out one.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: North Hardin...

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com Whether it was at the plate or in the pitcher’s circle, Jessica Shartzer was too overpowering for the visiting John Hardin Lady Bulldogs on Thursday. The North Hardin senior was one out away from earning a complete-game shutout and aided herself by going 3-for-4 with a solo home run and three runs scored to help her host Trojans

  • PREP BASEBALL: Bruins beat...

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com Situational hitting has been a hot topic at recent Central Hardin practices and the Bruins proved Thursday night they took the words to heart. The Bruins came through with several clutch hits and sacrifice bunts and they took advantage of five John Hardin errors to knock off the Bulldogs, 8-4 in a 17th District game at Central Park. &ldqu