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Community Sports

  • KOSAIR KIDS
     The fifth annual Fishing for Kosair Kids crappie tournament, presented by the Mount Washington FOP Lodge 82, raised $8,821 for Kosair Charities. The top prizes went to Brian Estridge and Brian West (6.26 lbs); Joe and Katie Long (6.15 lbs); and Brian Wilson and John Willert (5.99 lbs).
  • Be ready when fishing opportunities arise
     FRANKFORT – Planning a fishing trip more than a couple days ahead of time can be a gamble in late winter when the weather is a mixed bag and the favorable conditions here today may be gone tomorrow. With some advance preparation, you can be ready to grab what you need and go when that friend calls at daybreak or the impulse strikes and the schedule allows for a last-minute trip. Performing regular maintenance on your reels can prevent catastrophic problems or costly repairs down the road.
  • Eastside to represent U.S. in Olympic style Junior Worlds
     MOUNT WASHINGTON — If cheerleaders cheer for their team, then who cheers for the cheerleaders? At Eastside Middle, it’s the entire school. What started off as a normal Tuesday for students at Eastside ended in an auditorium chanting “USA” after it was announced that the Eastside cheerleaders will represent the United States as the junior cheerleading team in the upcoming Olympic-based World Championship competition.
  • On Target
     At the recent Bullitt East Archery Tournament, it was three schools from the Shepherdsville area that won the team titles. In the elementary division, it was Cedar Grove that came home with the first place trophy after posting a score of 2947. It was Bernheim that won the middle school title at the Jan. 14 event with a final score of 3206. Bernheim’s Sara Macarthy was the top individual with a score of 286.
  • Hebron wins first ‘A’ title
     BERNHEIM – It was Toney Time on Thursday in the championship game of the 2016 Boys’ Bullitt County Middle School Basketball Tourney ‘A’ Division. After Eastside had scored the final five points of the fourth quarter within the final 15 seconds, Hebron turned the game over to T.J. Toney in the extra frame. The athletic Toney scored nine of his game-high 30 points in the three-minute overtime period and Hebron won what is believed to be its first ‘A’ Division basketball title ever with a 61-56 victory.
  • Eastside grabs ‘B’ division trophy
     BERNHEIM – Holding Hebron scoreless in the third quarter, the Eastside Eagles pulled away from a 25-18 halftime advantage to beat the Panthers 55-28 in the championship game of the 2016 ‘B’ Division of the Bullitt County Middle School Basketball Tournament. The contest capped the six-team post-season tournament for the area middle schools. The tournament this year was played at Bernheim Middle School.
  • Mount Washington Middle cheerleaders return to competition in winning style
     Mount Washington Middle School has not had a competition cheer team for last three years. This year they were able to find a cheer coach, and they put together a competition cheer team and a sideline cheer team in July. The competition cheer team has accomplished great success only having practiced for three short months only two days a week.  They competed at the St. Gabriel Cheer Competition on Oct. 22 and won 1st place for the Middle School Small Division and were the Overall Grand Champs. 
  • Meade County Archery Tournament
     At this tournament on Dec. 3, Bullitt Central won first place with a score of 3,382. Andrew Dean won first place and was the highest overall scoring male at 294. Noah Glass was second at 290 and Nic Maddox was fourth (287). For the girls, Britney McCarthy won first place at 290. Casie Metcalfe was second at 285 and Taylor Dalton fourth with 282. For the middle schools, Bernheim was second at 3,253. Bridgett Gaffney was second at 279, with Whitney Barnes third with 279 and Alexis Hodgkins was fifth with 277.
  • MASTERS of SELF-DEFENSE
        HILLVIEW - The kicking and high stepping coming from the Hillview Government Center wasn’t from the usual Bluegrass music.     The city hosted a “break-a-thon”competition featuring students from Corbin’s Karate Academy and Victory Martial Arts in Elizabethtown.     The event was a fundraiser benefitting Hillview’s Operation Santa program and Warm Blessings in Hardin County.
  • High flying Falcons race past Wildcats ‘A’ Division shoot-out
     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- The North Falcons went to the air early and often en route to a 36-20 victory in the A Division of the Greater Bullitt County Youth Football League on Sunday. By the end of the first eight-minute quarter, the Falcons held a commanding 22-0 lead over the Central Wildcats. Head coach Tracey Key’s team scored on just the second play of the game. On the first play, quarterback Andrew Hadley connected on a 75-yard bomb to Ricky Hill.