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  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL:...

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN

    nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com

    RADCLIFF — Bryan Todd was confident his John Hardin Lady Bulldogs had what it took to win Monday night, but junior guard Tiana Benjamin felt the same way about her team Fort Knox Lady Eagles.

    Fortunately for Todd, he had a pair of post players just as confident as he was.

  • WESTERN KENTUCKY BASKETBALL:...

     

  • WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL...

    By GREG CREWS

    gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com

    BOWLING GREEN — Hope Brown’s goal for her sophomore season: Become a dual threat.

    As North Hardin High School’s all-time leading scorer of either gender, Brown has no doubts about her scoring ability. However, coming into her sophomore season at Western Kentucky, she did feel there was one area of her game that could use a little polishing.

  • PREP WRESTLING: LaRue County...

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com FRANKFORT – One little slip up cost Josh Johnson a shot at his second consecutive state championship on Saturday at the Frankfort Civic Center. A John Hardin High School junior, Johnson was leading Union County senior Luke Ervin 4-3 in the third period of their match at the KHSAA State Wrestling Championships. A momentary lack o

  • GIRLS'/BOYS' PREP...

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN — Sophomore point guard Natalie Greenwell had 21 points, four assists and three steals as the second-ranked Elizabethtown Lady Panthers routed visiting Lexington Paul Dunbar on Saturday night, 78-51.

    Senior post Alex Jones added 19 points, nine rebounds and two blocks for the Lady Panthers (25-2), while sophomore forward Adelaide Luckett had 10 points and seven rebounds.

    Senior forward Jasmine Deaderick added nine points and senior guard Dorian Downs chipped in with seven points, four assists and four rebounds.

  • COLLEGE BASKETBALL OPINION:...

    LEXINGTON — Twenty-seven games into the University of Kentucky men’s basketball season, the Darius Miller coach Billy Gillispie brought in to be an integral part of the program finally made the contributions many expected from Day 1. With the Tennessee Volunteers intent on not letting Kentucky guard Jodie Meeks score 54 points like he did in their previous meeting, Miller came though with his best game in a Wildcat uniform, scoring a career-high 17 points to help

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL:...

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com BARDSTOWN — The defending 5th Region champion showed the North Hardin Trojans the region title still goes through Bardstown. The Bardstown Tigers, who dodged a bullet at the end of regulation, handed the visiting Trojans a 65-62 loss in overtime in a matchup of region heavyweights.

  • PREP WRESTLING: Murphy, Jakes...

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com FRANKFORT – Jordan Murphy couldn’t fight back tears. Dez Jakes didn’t know what to say. Both grapplers advanced to the finals of the KHSAA State Wrestling Championships on Saturday and were the only area grapplers to compete for a championship at the Frankfort Civic Center. But neither could win a title as Murphy, a

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL:...

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com BRANDENBURG — It was just what the doctor ordered for the Central Hardin Lady Bruins on Friday night. After taking their worst two losses of the season in back-to-back games, the Lady Bruins got a breath of fresh air as they capped the regular season with a win, topping the homestanding Meade County Lady Waves, 64-42. “It was r

  • MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL:...

    By GREG CREWS

    gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com

    BOWLING GREEN — After taking a heartbreaking two-point loss in Miami on Jan. 6, the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers had a score to settle with Florida International on Saturday.

    The Hilltoppers opened the game with a 7-0 run and had their foot on the Golden Panthers’ throat by halftime after shutting out Florida International for the final 5:55 of the first period, while stretching their lead from six points to 18.