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Today's Sports

  • Scoreboard donation for Roby...

     Jim and Pam White of USA Portable Building had family members join them in the presentation of a new electronic scoreboard for the Roby Elementary gym. 

    Principal Gayle Korfhage said the donation will be very useful - from use in the PE classes to games played in the Bullitt County Parks and Recreation basketball program.

    USA Portable Buildings is a local company owned by the Whites. The owners have sales locations throughout the state and region.

  • Eagles’ Exton taking fast ball...

     HEBRON ESTATES – North Bullitt senior Josh Exton has enjoyed his time being an Eagle, both playing football and baseball.

    So, he decided to stay an Eagle, agreeing to a promotion to a Golden Eagle as he will be playing baseball starting in the fall at Spalding University in Louisville.

    Deciding on a college was just part of the process for Exton. First, he had to decide which sport he wanted to play at the next level. He admitted to preferring football, but he came to the realization that his talents were better suited for baseball.

  • Trio of local players compete in...

     LOUISVILLE - A trio of Bullitt County players took part Saturday in The Kentucky High School Basketball Coaches Association East/West Junior All-Star Game at Bellarmine University.

    The game matched some of the top seniors-to-be from the Fifth and Sixth Regions against their counterparts from the Seventh and Eighth Regions.

    In the girls’ game, North Bullitt players Rachel Badgett and Megan Goeing got the call to start the third quarter as their West team went on a 25-7 run that reversed a 29-28 halftime deficit.

  • Repairs for high school tracks...

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - You can’t have track without field.

    And you can’t have field without track.

    Members of the Bullitt County Public School Board listened to the latest estimates on bringing the three track and field facilities up-to-par.

    The problem is that estimates presented by Steven Ward of Studio Kremer Architects were missing a piece of the puzzle.

    Ward told members that the challenge with the existing high school tracks was that there was existing surface cracks and other damage that must be fixed.

  • Morrison taking hoops dream to...

     HEBRON ESTATES – After putting her time in turning around the North Bullitt Lady Eagle program, senior Savannah Morrison was looking for something a little different in a college program.

         She found that this spring with Union College, a program that has won at least 21 games each of the past three seasons under head coach Tim Curry. Morrison joins a program that knows all about winning.

  • BE's Breeden wins KJGF Long...

     MOUNT WASHINGTON – A trio of Bullitt East golfers continued their strong play in the off-season competing in the Kentucky Junior Golf Foundation Tour.

         For the second time this season, Ethan Breeden picked up a championship trophy June 12-13 competing in the MDGT/KIA Classic at Long Run Golf Course in eastern Jefferson County.

  • BE's Krauth to play...

     MOUNT WASHINGTON – Just call it love at first sight.

         The first college visit for Bullitt East senior Tyler Krauth was to the University of the Cumberlands and with each visit to other schools, the baseball player became more and more sure that his heart was with his first choice. In the end, he stayed the course, recently signing with the school in Williamsburg, Kentucky.

  • Baseball honors roll in; BC...

    SHEPHERDSVILLE – The baseball awards for area players continued to roll in last week as the Kentucky High School Baseball Coaches Association named its All-State Teams for the 2014 season.

         Heading up the listing with Co-Mr. Baseball award winners Kaleb Duckworth of Henderson County and Tates Creek’s Devin Hairston. Duckworth will be playing at Western Kentucky University next season while Hairston will be at the University of Louisville.

  • NB’s Humphrey to play football...

     HEBRON ESTATES – Sometimes schools recruit football players and other times football players recruit schools.

    It was the latter that worked out just fine for North Bullitt senior Lucas Humphrey recently when he signed to play football at Campbellsville University.

    It has been Humphrey’s desire to play for the Tigers and attend the college since he attended a Fellowship of Christian Athletes camp there in the summer of 2012.

  • BC’s Mason recruits...

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – Sometimes you just have to take matters into your own hands.

    That philosophy worked out just fine for Bullitt Central senior Dakota Mason and his desire to play baseball at the next level. After not getting much initial contact, Mason opted to go on the offensive, contacting Campbellsville University baseball coaches directly.

    It worked.

    “I decided to contact them,” the Cougar senior said. “It was about four months ago now. I started the interest in them in me.