Community Sports

  • MW U-12 All-Stars go down with a fight on its own field
      MOUNT WASHINGTON - Heading into the combined District 10 and 11 Babe Ruth/Cal Ripken Tournament on its home field last week, the Under-12 Mount Washington All-Stars had to come together quickly.
  • MW U-10 All-Stars win early but then run into some woes
     SAINT MATTHEWS - Before the start of Cal Ripken District play on Thursday, Mount Washington Baseball All-Star Under-10 head coach Barry Gentry knew his inexperienced team would have to grow up in a hurry.
  • U-10 East Baseball squad wins USSSA state crown
     MOUNT WASHINGTON - The Under-10 USSSA Kentucky State Baseball Championship will reside in Mount Washington for the next year as the East Bullitt squad brought home the big hardware from the state tournament on June 26.
  • Summer Baseball Camps are a Hit
        The ‘little’ boys of summer had their fun in the sun recently with a pair of baseball camps put on by area high school coaches.     At Bullitt East, coaches Jeff Bowles and Craig Sharpe had two sessions for three days last week. The week before that, Bullitt Central had a four day camp in the mornings.     In both camps, there was a time for work on fundamentals as well as plenty of fun and games.
  • Blue Lick All-Star rosters
        8-year-olds - Jacob Agee, Matthew Bradley, Jaxston Decker, Jalen Dunnavan, Dalton Geary, Justin Haycraft, Donivan Perkins, Ricky Quiroz, Blake Smith, Logan Spears and Tanner Wilson. William Geary is the manager and assistant coaches are Steve Haycraft and Terry Bradley.
  • Summer Volleyball Action
     There was plenty of interest last week in a youth volleyball camp at North Bullitt put on by Lady Eagle head coach Ashley Byerley and her players and assistant coaches. The second year coach had 60 young ladies taking part along with a handful of boys. The group got to work on learning the game with drills and fun activities as well as getting to play matches.
  • 7th-grade group wins AAU state; next stop nationals
     MOUNT WASHINGTON - A group of young basketball players who are expected to make a lot of noise in the coming years at Bullitt East, got a jump on that this spring as they won the Girls’ Kentucky AAU 7th-grade Division II State Championship in Lexington.
  • Generals, Lady Eagles win middle school track titles
     Results from the 2012 Bullitt County Middle School Track Meet hosted at North Bullitt High School: BOYS Team Scores - Mount Washington (MW) 91; Eastside (ES) 84; Bullitt Lick (BL) 82; Hebron (H) 72; Zoneton (Z) 39; Bernheim (B) 33. 55-meter hurdles - Drake (BL), 16.53; Dossey (MW), 17.42; Claycomb (H), 17.69; Beatrizola (BL), 18.03; Wurtsmith (MW), 18.12; Vincent (ES), 18.19.
  • Teams advance to national archery contest
     MOUNT WASHINGTON - Two local archery teams will have a shot at becoming national champions this weekend.
  • University of Louisville baseball players visit Pleasant Grove Elementary
     University of Louisville baseball players recently visited Pleasant Grove Elementary for Read Across America, the National Education Association’s annual reading motivation and awareness program. The U of L players visited PGES on March 2, which was Read Across America day and the birthday of children’s author Dr. Seuss. The players read Dr. Seuss books aloud and fielded questions from students.