Community Sports

  • Eagles win 30th in 'B' victory over Bernheim
          BERNHEIM - The Eastside Eagles took a little time to get into high gear, but once they did, coach Kevin Ezell's team roared past the Bernheim Bruins in the championship game of the Bullitt County Middle School 'B' Division Tournament on Thursday.      The boys' annual tournament, which was moved back a month under the direction of the Bullitt County Board of Education, was once again sponsored by Schmid Funeral Home as well as the Awards Center and The Pioneer News.
  • Eastside continues two year unbeaten streak
          BERNHEIM - Over more than 30 years of coaching basketball, Jerry Troutman has pretty much seen it all.      Still, the moment is never easy when the game is on the line.      That was certainly the case on Thursday in the championship game of the Boys' Bullitt County Middle School Basketball Tournament. Battling arch-rival Mount Washington, the Eastside Eagles trailed 42-40 in the final minute of regulation.
  • Lotta pink at Little Flock hoops game
     Little Flock Christian Academy’s boys’ basketball teams did something a little more suited for the girls - a Pink Out!
  • Eastside cheerleaders claim state KAPOS crown
     It has been a magical time over the past month for the Eastside Eagle cheerleaders.
  • Cheer-Bling sports ministry walk/run big success
     The second annual Cheer-Bling Sports Ministry 5K run/walk was held recently and was a huge success. All proceeds went to the Cheer-Bling Foundation, a local non-profit sports ministry dedicated to building world leaders and not just cheerleaders.
  • Eastside ‘A’ caps 42-0 season
     MOUNT WASHINGTON - Perhaps the hottest intra-Bullitt County rivalry this school year was played out for a fourth and final time on Thursday as Eastside and Mount Washington collided once again in the final game of the Girls’ Bullitt County Middle School Tournament.
  • Huge second quarter decides ‘B’ champion
     MOUNT WASHINGTON - Putting together a dominating second quarter, the Eastside Lady Eagles won a second straight “B’ title in the Bullitt County Girls’ Middle School Tournament again beating arch-rival Mount Washington for the title.
  • Oh what a night it was at Eastside Middle
          MOUNT WASHINGTON - Just call it the 'Perfect Storm' of positive events recently when the Eastside Lady Eagles and the Mount Washington Lady Generals collided in a late-season meeting at Eastside.      Just two days earlier, the two strong teams had moved into the quarter-finals of the 2012 Kentucky Girls' Middle School Basketball Tournament at the Kentucky Basketball Academy in Lexington.
  • Eastside brings home a state crown; MWMS falls in quarter-finals
          MOUNT WASHINGTON - Eastside Middle School recently did something no other basketball team has ever done from Bullitt County - winning the 2012 Kentucky State Middle School Tournament.      Under the direction of head coach Samantha Downs, the Lady Eagles put together a perfect weekend of basketball, winning six consecutive games to win the title at the Kentucky Basketball Academy in Lexington. A year ago, the team had reached the final four of the seventh-grade state tourney, falling in overtime.
  • Late surge by Chiefs leads to PW title in two overtimes
     SHEPHERDSVILLE — Head coach David Vorbrink had seen his Overdale Chiefs get off to a slow start this football season.