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  • PREP SOCCER ROUNDUP: Bulldogs...


    The News-Enterprise

    The John Hardin Bulldogs went 2-0 in the Bulldog Challenge on Saturday, picking up wins over Shelby County and Louisville Holy Cross.

    n Senior Alex Williams had two goals and an assist as John Hardin (8-2-2) rolled past Holy Cross, 8-1.

    Junior Colt Trimble and sophomore Alex Higdon each scored twice, while junior Chris Wilk had a goal and four assists.

    Senior Joey Hermann also scored, and senior Yader Fletes and junior Russ Mott each had an assist.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Newberry scores...


    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com

    After reading posts on the Internet about how the LaRue County Hawks weren’t going to beat the Green County Dragons on Friday night, Drew Newberry was more than happy to make sure his team did.

    Newberry scored four touchdowns and LaRue County’s defense stopped Green County at midfield on the final drive en route to a 24-22 win at Hawk Field.

  • PREP GOLF ROUNDUP: Saturday...





    BOWLING GREEN — Results from Saturday’s Bowling Green Invitational at the par-72 Bowling Green Country Club:



    The News-Enterprise

    Senior setter Molly Kennedy had a match-high eight aces to lead the homestanding LaRue County Lady Hawks to a 25-8, 25-5 win over 18th District rival Caverna on Thursday.

    Kennedy also had 12 assists and two kills, while senior outside hitter Brea Huhn chipped in with six kills, three aces and two digs.

    Sophomore middle hitter Haley Holt added four kills and two blocks, and sophomore outside hitter Kara Paden had three kills and two aces.


    LEXINGTON — Kentucky coach Joker Phillips thinks this year’s team has the same offensive capabilities that the Wildcats had when former North Hardin High School star Andre Woodson was playing quarterback in 2007, and in Saturday’s home opener it became a bit more apparent why. The Wildcats put all of their weapons on display in a 63-28 victory over the heavily overmatched Western Kentucky Hilltoppers.



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    The LaRue County Lady Hawks went 6-0 to win the Abraham Slam Jam on Saturday.

    LaRue County (17-3) beat Taylor County, 25-19, 25-17, Louisville Beth Haven, 26-24, 25-21 and Washington County, 25-21, 25-17 in pool play. The Lady Hawks beat Campbellsville, 25-16, 25-11, Taylor County, 25-14, 25-13 and Marion County, 25-21, 25-21 en route to the championship.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: John Hardin...

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise The John Hardin Bulldogs continued their dominance over their cross-town rival North Hardin. With the score tied at 6-all, the Bulldogs scored 21 straight points en route to a 27-6 victory over the Trojans on Friday night at Bulldog Stadium and their fifth consecutive win in the rivalry.

  • PREP SOCCER ROUNDUP: John Hardin...

     The News-Enterprise

    Sophomore Alex Higdon and senior David Gomez each scored two goals to lead the homestanding John Hardin Bulldogs to a 7-0 rout of Jeffersontown on Thursday.

    Junior Chris Wilk added a goal and two assists, while juniors Colt Trimble and Daniel Ruiz also scored. Junior Terrick Jaquess had three assists, and junior Russ Mott had two.

    Senior keeper Joey Davis didn’t face any shots as John Hardin (6-2-2) outshot Jeffersontown, 15-0.


    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com LOUISVILLE — Paul Henry and Matt Denham, two former local gridiron stars, have dealt with their share of adversity, but both finally seem to be finding their comfort zones at Eastern Kentucky. Although the Colonels suffered a 23-13 setback Saturday at Louisville’s Papa John’s

  • 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.