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Today's Sports

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL:...

    By CHUCK JONES

    cjones@thenewsenterprise.com

    RADCLIFF — As news spread of Cameron Irvin’s death, North Hardin school officials and Irvin’s teammates on the Trojan basketball team were having a hard time coming to grips with his untimely passing.

    Irvin, 16, was killed Saturday night and three others were injured after they were struck by a vehicle while riding bikes along Lincoln Trail Boulevard in Radcliff. According to Radcliff Police Chief Jeff Cross, Irvin died at the scene.

  • YOUTH BASEBALL: Meade 15s go 1-1...

    The News-Enterprise MATTOON, Ill. — The Meade County 15-year-old All-Stars split two games in the Babe Ruth Ohio Valley Regional on Friday and Saturday. SATURDAY: ELKINS (W.VA.) 12, MEADE COUNTY 0, 5 INNINGS. Meade County couldn’t muster a hit against what coach Ben Wilson said was one of the best pitchers his team has faced this summer. “We faced a flame-throwing

  • BOYS' PREP GOLF: Will...

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com The 5th Region in boys’ golf is shaping up like this: Elizabethtown and everybody else. After battling John Hardin the last four years for region supremacy, the Panthers appear to be stronger this season, while the Bulldogs figure to take a step back after losing their top four golfers. The Panthers return their top three golfers &n

  • PREP GOLF: E'town trio has...

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Mason Haynes is asked who the best putter on the Elizabethtown High School golf team is and he quickly turns to look at Garrett Hinton, who raises his hand. After thinking for a few seconds, Haynes says, “Probably me.” As Haynes finishes his thought, Hinton, a

  • GIRLS' PREP GOLF: Gumm,...

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — North Hardin freshman Lydia Gumm, Central Hardin senior Caitlyn Wilkerson and Elizabethtown senior Kayla Kincer have certain streaks on the line they want to continue this season for obvious reasons. Gumm is shooting for her seventh consecutive appearance to the state tournament. Wilkerson and Kincer aren’t far

  • PRO BASKETBALL: Meeks Mania hits...

     

  • GIRLS' PREP GOLF: Central...

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com The Elizabethtown Lady Panthers dethroned Central Hardin last year in the 3rd Region Tournament to end the Lady Bruins’ dominance over the region. After winning five consecutive region crowns, Central Hardin finished second, but many of the coaches feel like the Lady Bruins still are the team to beat. “I think Central is the h

  • YOUTH BASEBALL: Meade 15s prep...

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com MATTOON, Ill. — Having just flown back from Germany, Ben Wilson is a little jet-lagged. But the 18-year veteran pilot for Delta Airlines is most assuredly amped up for this weekend. In between flights, Wilson will lead the Meade County 15-year-old All-Stars to a place they’ve never been – the Babe Ruth Ohio Valley R

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING: Switchback...

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com Mike Keeney doesn’t expect to reach the turnout the Central Kentucky Wheelmen had last year for their Switchback Attack mountain bike race. That’s not necessarily a bad thing. Keeney, a longtime member of the Wheelmen, said he hopes to have anywhere from 50-70 riders competing in Sunday’s fourth annual event at the

  • ATHLETICS: Area coaches complete...

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com With more and more high school athletes suffering heat-related injuries, the Kentucky High School Athletic Association has added yet another measure to try to curb the problem. In March, the Kentucky Legislature called for the creation of a safety course for all high school coaches and assistants, and earlier this month the KHSAA launched a