Today's Sports

  • YOUTH FOOTBALL: Jim Bell...


    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com

    Jim Bell gave everything he had to the Elizabethtown Area Youth Football league. His life was devoted to the league, which began its 53rd year Thursday night.

    Bell began coaching in the league in 1995 and became a head coach in 2000. He led the Lions to the league’s title in 2006.

    Before the start of what would have been his 15th season, and the day before the EAYF was to hold tryouts, Bell suffered a heart attack and passed away. He was 42.


    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com He can’t explain it, but Beau Bouthilette suddenly felt the need to channel his inner Brandi Chastain. The Elizabethtown senior striker once again proved to be a one-man wrecking crew against increasingly short-handed Central Hardin, assisting on a go-ahead goal and scoring the winning goal to lift his unranked Panthers to a 2-1



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    The Kentucky Wolverines face the Derby City Thunder for the third time this season Saturday night at North Hardin High School.

    There’s a lot more on the line this time around for both teams.

    The top-seeded Wolverines and the fifth-seeded Thunder play in the Gridiron Developmental Football League Impact Conference championship game at 8 at Ray Story Stadium in Radcliff.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Elzy, turnovers...

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com SHELBYVILLE — Senior Tavis Elzy scored three touchdowns from 40 yards out or longer three different ways as the homestanding Collins Titans overcame a brief hiccup before cruising to a 50-21 win Friday night against the mistake-prone Elizabethtown Panthers. Elzy ran for a long touchdown in the first quarter before returning a fumble by E

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Fort Campbell...


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    The Fort Knox Eagles were a 38-yard field goal away from possibly stunning three-time Class 2-A state champion Fort Campbell on Friday night.

    But the kick fell short with 50 seconds left, and the Falcons held on for a 28-26 win in the annual Army Bowl at McAdams Field on post.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Meade falls to...


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    LOUISVILLE — The current Meade County Green Wave were no match for a future Louisville Cardinal on Friday night at Community Stadium

    Fern Creek senior Jerrell Moore, 1-of-3 Louisville commitments who play for the Tigers, caught a touchdown pass and carried the ball 19 times for 231 yards and three more scores as the Tigers pulled away from the Thomas Wilson-less Green Wave, 46-21.






    ELIZABETHTOWN — Results from Thursday’s Hardin-Bullitt Challenge at the par-36 front nine at Pine Valley Golf Resort (top six of 12 scores for each county count for county total):

    Hardin County (240)

    Derek Neleski, North Hardin    37

    Patrick Schirmer, Central Hardin    38

    Michael Vick, John Hardin    40

    Anthony Irwin, North Hardin    41

  • PREP VOLLEYBALL: Central Hardin...


  • PREP FOOTBALL: Central holds on...

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com BEAVER DAM — The Ohio County Eagles made several comebacks Friday night, but the Central Hardin Bruins never gave up their lead, eventually pulling away in the fourth quarter for a 37-21 victory. The Bruins (4-0) led 17-7 at halftime before Ohio County (0-3) scored on the second play of th

  • PREP CROSS COUNTRY: Saturday...