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High School Sports

  • Cold shooting haunts Cougars again

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Coming off a holiday tournament during which the team connected on 27 three-pointers in three games, Bullitt Central head coach Joe Pat Lee felt his was in a position to challenge Fairdale on Tuesday in a key 24th District contest.

  • Eagles close out Henry Co. Invitational with a win

     HEBRON ESTATES - After the starting the season with six wins in the first eight games, the North Bullitt Eagles hit a few bumps in the road last week competing in the Baptist Northeast Henry County Invitational.

  • Lady Chargers celebrate the holidays with wins

     MOUNT WASHINGTON - Playing eight games over just 11 days, the Bullitt East Lady Chargers had a lot to celebrate when it was all over as the red and gold posted a 7-1 mark including the championship of the South Central Bank/Halton Classic at Allen-County Scottsville.

  • BE bounces back from rough start in Ashland

     MOUNT WASHINGTON - The final outcome was not what the Bullitt East Chargers were looking for last week in the Ashland Invitational Tournament, but when the dust had finally settled after a fifth-place finish, head coach Troy Barr was pleased with the way his team rallied after a poor opening game.

  • Lights Out! Cougars finish third at LaRue Co. tourney

        HODGENVILLE - For the second time in as many holiday tournaments, the Bullitt Central Cougars posted a 2-1 record last week in the National Guard Holiday Classic at LaRue County.
        This time, the record put the Cougars in third place after they beat Taylor County 71-44 on Thursday, the final night of the 8-team event. The Cougars opened with a 68-57 win over Washington County before falling to the host team 59-43 in the semi-finals.

  • BC girls still seeking identity

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - The Bullitt Central Lady Cougars continued to send mixed signals to head coach Bryan Bates last week as they went 1-2 in their own holiday tournament.
        There were periods where the maroon and gray played quite well against strong competition. At other times, the Lady Cougars struggled with their shooting and offense overall.

  • Youthful Lady Eagles continue to show steady improvement

        HEBRON ESTATES - Amber Courtney is competitive and she hates to lose. However, the second-year coach is anything but unhappy with the steady improvement of her North Bullitt Lady Eagles.
        While the Lady Eagles settled for fourth place in its own First Citizens Bank Classic, Courtney said the improvement since the first game of the season is immeasurable.

  • Smith set to go out in style during his final MMA bout

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - In what could be the final fight in a long career, Billy Smith wanted to bring something back to his hometown.
        On Saturday, Jan. 8, All American MMA will bring a 15-bout card to the Shepherdsville City Government Center.
        The program will, in part, be a fund-raiser for the Crusade for Children and Crimes Against Children.

  • Fun in the sun, but no wins for BC

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - There was plenty of fun and sun for the Bullitt Central Lady Cougars just before Christmas as they headed to Florida for the KSA Classic at Walt Disney World.
        The only thing missing were some victories. The Lady Cougars lost three straight games in the eight-team event against teams from the east coast.
        Unfortunately, because of limited manpower, Bullitt Central head coach Bryan Bates could not collect very many statistics. In fact, he didn’t even have complete scoring for his own team.

  • Slow start dooms BE late in KOB

        FAIRDALE - Bullitt East’s pre-Christmas trek through some of the best teams in the state continued even in the consolation bracket of the King of the Bluegrass Holiday Tournament at Fairdale High School.
        After losing to Eastern, the state’s second-ranked team, in the first round of the event, Charger head coach Troy Barr had one goal - win two games in the small gym and get back to the big room for the final day of the tournament.
        Mission accomplished.