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  • PREP BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Monday...

    The News-Enterprise

    Sophomore Brady Smith drove junior Scott King with a single in the bottom of the ninth inning Monday night, lifting the homestanding Meade County Green Wave to a 4-3 win over Shelby County.

    Smith also had a double, while junior Brenton Smith hit a two-run home run in the fourth inning.

    Sophomore Bo Wilson had two singles, and King had an RBI single.

    Senior Justin Amburgey (2-2) pitched a complete game, allowing nine hits and three earned runs. He struck out four and threw 105 pitches.

    MEADE COUNTY 4,

  • PREP SOFTBALL: Top of the order...

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN

    nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com

    Beating the struggling Elizabethtown Lady Panthers was as easy as 1-2-3 Monday night for the John Hardin Lady Bulldogs.

    John Hardin’s first three hitters of senior Kali Baker, sophomore Catherine Greenwell and junior Kayla Chancey combined to go 8-for-12 at the plate with seven runs scored as the Lady Bulldogs cruised to a 9-4 win at their 17th District rival.

    The rest of the Lady Bulldogs had just one hit in 24 plate appearances, which was a seventh inning single by junior pitcher Olivia Greenwell.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Panthers rally...

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com In a crucial at-bat, there’s no one Elizabethtown coach Don Pitts would rather have at the plate than senior Jake Goodman. Goodman showed why Tuesday night when he drilled a two-run double to right field in the top of the seventh to lift the Panthers to a 5-3 come-from-behind win over Central Hardin and give Elizabethtown the early l

  • PREP TRACK & FIELD:...

    TRACK & FIELD

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    HEARTLAND TRACK CLASSIC

    ELIZABETHTOWN — Elizabethtown (E) and Fort Knox (FK) results from Saturday’s Heartland Track Classic at Elizabethtown:

    TEAM RESULTS

    Girls, 8 Teams

      1. Elizabethtown ‘A’    165 points

      2. Fort Knox    130

      8. Elizabethtown ‘B’    2

    Boys, 11 Teams

      2. Elizabethtown ‘A’    115.50 points

  • PREP SOFTBALL/PREP BASEBALL...

    The News-Enterprise Sixth-grader Erin Boley continued a torrid stretch at the plate Tuesday night, leading the visiting LaRue County Lady Hawks past 5th Region rival Fort Knox, 16-5 in five innings. Boley went 4-for-4 with two doubles, two singles, four RBIs and three stolen bases. In her last two games, Boley is 9-for-9 with seven singles, seven stolen bases and five RBIs. Eighth-g

  • PREP SOFTBALL: North Hardin...

     

  • PREP SOFTBALL: Like her team,...

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com Brooke Simmons is a player in transition and in a lot of ways, so is the North Hardin team the senior first baseman plays for. Simmons shined in left field last season for the Trojans, who were the final public school standing at the state tournament in Owensboro. With the departure of three-sport athlete Shameen Eure from ce

  • PREP BASEBALL: Central's...

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com It’s a warm sunny day, a perfect one for baseball. Central Hardin senior Ryne Brashear, though, stands off to the side watching his teammates practice.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Starting off,...

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com High school baseball coaches have the daunting task of finding the right player to put in the leadoff spot. There are a number of factors they consider when filling out the lineup card.

  • GIRLS' PREP TENNIS: John...

    By GREG CREWS

    gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com

    Megan Edlin isn’t afraid of change, rather, she seems to embrace it. After playing two years of varsity doubles, John Hardin coach Mark McCune asked Edlin to move to singles as a sophomore.

    That season, she made a name for herself in the area as she earned the sixth seed in the 5th Region Tournament, advanced to the quarterfinals and was named Area Sophomore of the Year.