https://www.pioneernews.net/sports/rss.xml en BC archery trio continues pipeline to Lindsey Wilson https://www.pioneernews.net/content/bc-archery-trio-continues-pipeline-lindsey-wilson <img src="https://www.pioneernews.net/sites/www.pioneernews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/bc_archery_signings_-_number_one_signing_and_first_girl.jpg" alt="Headed to Lindsey Wilson -- It was a good day for Bullitt Central senior Britney McCarthy and her family when she signed to shoot archery at Lindsey Wilson." title="Headed to Lindsey Wilson -- It was a good day for Bullitt Central senior Britney McCarthy and her family when she signed to shoot archery at Lindsey Wilson." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;SHEPHERDSVILLE &ndash; Just call it a perfect storm for three area archers.</p> <p> Lindsey Wilson is putting together a college archery program and is two years into building the program. Bullitt Central has one of the top archery programs in the state.</p> <p> Already with two Bullitt Central archers in the fold, Lindsey Wilson nabbed three more late this spring when seniors Britney McCarthy, Austin Reynolds and Christa Peck all signed to join the Blue Raider program.</p> KHSAA rights a wrong with state golf revisions https://www.pioneernews.net/content/khsaa-rights-wrong-state-golf-revisions <p> &nbsp;SHEPHERDSVILLE &ndash; For the most part, I agree with most of the decisions that the Kentucky High School Athletic Association makes.</p> <p> The organization has a difficult task and no decision they make ever leaves everyone happy.</p> <p> However, one decision the group made back in the winter pretty much upset everyone in and out of the world of golf.</p> MW U-9 Baseball All-Stars https://www.pioneernews.net/content/mw-u-9-baseball-all-stars-0 <img src="https://www.pioneernews.net/sites/www.pioneernews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/mw_all-stars_19_-_u9_wide_pitcher.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;MOUNT WASHINGTON &ndash; It was more a learning experience than a winning one this summer for the Mount Washington Under-9 All-Star baseball team.</p> <p> Over the past two weeks, coach Hannah Romans&rsquo; team competed against the same five teams &ndash; first in the Cal Ripken District 8/9/10/11 Tournament at the West Louisville Sports complex and then when the team hosted the Cal Ripken Metro State Tournament this past weekend. Unfortunately, the team failed to garner a victory in either double-elimination event.</p> Summer All-Star games continue for area teams https://www.pioneernews.net/content/summer-all-star-games-continue-area-teams <img src="https://www.pioneernews.net/sites/www.pioneernews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/bl_u-6_all-stars_-_big_swing_orange.jpg" alt="The Blue Lick U-6 All-Stars competed last week in the West Kentucky State Tournament and this week will play in the Ohio Valley Regional Tournament." title="The Blue Lick U-6 All-Stars competed last week in the West Kentucky State Tournament and this week will play in the Ohio Valley Regional Tournament." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;SHEPHERDSVILLE &ndash; The tournament trail for the area summer All-Star baseball teams continued last week with action at various state tourneys across the state.</p> <p> The Babe Ruth/Cal Ripken route started two weeks ago with district play and then continued last week with state action. Now, those teams electing to continue can play in Ohio Valley Regional Tournaments throughout the Midwest.</p> <p> <strong>Under-6&nbsp;</strong><strong>Baseball All-Stars</strong></p> Charger baseball camp was a steal for local players https://www.pioneernews.net/content/charger-baseball-camp-was-steal-local-players <img src="https://www.pioneernews.net/sites/www.pioneernews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/be_base_camp_19_-_outside_throw.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;MOUNT WASHINGTON -- Under the direction of Bullitt East head coach Jeff Bowles, the annual Charger Baseball Camp once again provided fun and learning for youth players in the area.</p> <p> The three day event held at the Kentucky Sports Academy, had two sessions over a three day period.</p> <p> Players got to work on fundamentals of the game as well as having a lot of fun including a series of indoor whiffle ball games that always keeps everyone&rsquo;s attention at the camp.</p> Blue Lick U-8 Baseball All-Stars https://www.pioneernews.net/content/blue-lick-u-8-baseball-all-stars <img src="https://www.pioneernews.net/sites/www.pioneernews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/good_one_troy_hayes_with_8_team.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;FAIRDALE &mdash; Manager Troy Hayes was honest with his Blue Lick 8-year-old All Star team after a defeat to Germantown.</p> <p> &ldquo;We&rsquo;ve improved a lot,&rdquo; Hayes told his All-Stars who will advance to the state tournament this week at Germantown.</p> <p> The team was assured of a berth in the state tournament no matter the outcome of the district tourney, which was held at Fairdale.&nbsp;</p> <p> Blue Lick won its opening game against Beechmont before falling to Germantown and Okolona.</p> NB’s Bradley to Georgetown https://www.pioneernews.net/content/nb%E2%80%99s-bradley-georgetown <img src="https://www.pioneernews.net/sites/www.pioneernews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/nb_cheer_signing.jpg" alt="Cheering for Georgetown -- North Bullitt senior Tori Bradley recently singed with Georgetown College to continue her cheerleading career." title="Cheering for Georgetown -- North Bullitt senior Tori Bradley recently singed with Georgetown College to continue her cheerleading career." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;HEBRON ESTATES &ndash; A desire just to have fun as a third-grader and join the cheerleading squad of the Overdale Chiefs morphed into a college assist for North Bullitt senior Tori Bradley.</p> <p> After attending a clinic and a try-out at Georgetown College, Bradley was offered a package that she couldn&rsquo;t turn down. Just before the end of the school year, the senior made it all official in a ceremony in the North Bullitt Media Center.</p> Mt. Washington U-7 Baseball All-Stars https://www.pioneernews.net/content/mt-washington-u-7-baseball-all-stars <img src="https://www.pioneernews.net/sites/www.pioneernews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/mw_u-7_base_19_-_team_pic.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;JEFFERSONTWN -- The Under-7 Mount Washington All-Stars got the post-season off to a promising start last week with a strong showing in the Cal Ripken District 10/11 event at Skyview Park.</p> <p> There were only four teams in this event and very little separated the top three squads.</p> <p> Play on the Fourth of July started for the U-7 team against the better of the two teams from the host facility as Mount Washington dropped a 15-7 decision to Jeffersontown Maroon.</p>