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High School Sports

  • Davis’ grand slam propels BC past Fairdale

     HEBRON ESTATES - Exploding for eight runs over the final three innings, including a grand slam off the bat of junior Jasen Davis that put the team ahead for the first time, the Bullitt Central Cougars rolled to an 8-4 victory over Fairdale on Monday in the opening game of the 24th District Tournament at North Bullitt.

  • 24th District baseball and softball finals to be determined Wednesday

                   HEBRON ESTATES - The 24th District baseball and softball finals will be determined today at North Bullitt High School.

                   Both teams in each contest will advance to next week's Sixth Region tournament.

  • Troutman repeats in discus; Okruch 2nd

     LOUISVILLE - Trevor Troutman's domination of the discus this spring came to its culmination on Friday as the Bullitt East senior won his second straight Class AA state discus title with a throw of 177-09.
     Troutman did not lose to another thrower in Kentucky this season and his winning throw on Friday was 15-feet further than anyone else, in any of the three classes, hurled the discus in the state this spring.

  • Hodge, Atkins lead strong day for NB

     LOUISVILLE - Getting third place finishes from seniors Cody Hodge and Andrew Atkins, the North Bullitt boys' track team recorded a top ten finish on Friday in the Class AA Kentucky State Track and Field Championships at the University of Louisville.
     North Bullitt finished with 22 points.
     "We had a really good day," North Bullitt head coach Mike Whitfill said. "I was thrilled."

  • Duvall's perfect run wins high hurdles

     LOUISVILLE - The perfect race at just the right time.
     That is what Bullitt East senior Jacob Duvall turned in Friday in the Class AA Kentucky State Track and Field Championships as he blazed down the track in 14.55 seconds to win the boys' 110-meter high hurdles.
     The victory erased some frustration from a year ago for Duvall who had finished second in his favorite event after coming into the race with the top seed. This season, Duvall was only seeded fourth after winning the regional meet ten days earlier with a time of 15.23.

  • Baseball, softball district play starts Monday at NB

     HEBRON ESTATES - After track and tennis had their time in the spotlight, the scene will shift to the post-season for baseball and softball starting Monday with the 24th District Tournaments at North Bullitt.
     Because there is no school on Tuesday because it is Election Day (Bullitt County students are already out of school, but not those in Jefferson County), North Bullitt athletic director Lee Barger has opted to load up on games that day with the idea of finishing both tournaments on Wednesday. Of course, rain could alter that schedule.

  • Cougars learn at state meet

     LOUISVILLE - The Kentucky State Championships are often the end of the story for area track teams.
     For Bullitt Central, the Class AAA Kentucky State Track and Field Championships at the University of Louisville were just the beginning of a major rebuilding job taken on by first-year head coach Mike Gossett as well as coach Thomas Martin who came out of retirement to help this season.

  • Preston takes top job at Franklin-Simpson

     MOUNT WASHINGTON - Former Bullitt East football coach Doug Preston, who remained a teacher at the school this school year, was named the new head football coach at Franklin-Simpson High School last week.

  • Wise feels Eagle baseball is peaking at right time

     HEBRON ESTATES - Timing is everything and for North Bullitt baseball coach Brian Wise, the timing of his team’s best games is perfect.

  • Chargers grab 7-5 win over Eagles

     MOUNT WASHINGTON – Down 3-1 after the top of the third inning, the Bullitt East Chargers rallied with six runs over the next three frames to beat district rival North Bullitt 7-5 on last Monday.