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Today's Sports

  • BE & NB have homecoming...

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – It will be the final tune-ups for the three Bullitt County football teams on Friday before they start five straight weeks of district play next week.

    Plus, it will be homecoming at North Bullitt and Bullitt East as both of those teams will be playing at home. The North Bullitt crowning ceremony will take place at halftime of the game against North Hardin while Bullitt East will crown a Queen and King before their game against Shelby County in a ceremony set to begin at 7 p.m.

  • Back to work as youth teams...

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- Once again this season The Pioneer News will run the results from the Greater Bullitt County Youth Football League in each Wednesday edition during the season.

    The statistics used each week are provided to the newspaper by the league and the individual teams. Questions about yardage, scoring and tackles should be directed to the league and those teams.

  • Dukes now starting for 4th-...

      SHEPHERDSVILLE – Former Bullitt Central football standout Cameron Dukes is having a breakout season for the Lindsey Wilson Blue Raiders.

    Three seasons removed from being the starting quarterback for the Cougars, Dukes is now the starting quarterback for the Blue Raiders, the fourth-ranked team in the NAIA. Dukes is a sophomore at Lindsey Wilson after redshirting his first season in Columbia, Kentucky.

  • It takes four tough games for BE...

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – In a match that took nearly two hours, everybody got their money’s worth on Thursday as Bullitt East and Bullitt Central collided in their only confrontation of the regular season.

    Both teams are having impressive seasons and have reached the championship match of tournaments as well as posting positive records.

    At Bullitt Central last week, it was Bullitt East that pulled away from a 1-1 score after two games to win 25-18, 25-27, 25-19, 25-17.

  • Area soccer needs a few more...

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – Want to earn a little extra income?

    The area is in dire need of some additional soccer officials. You probably can’t help the situation this fall, but you could in the years ahead.

  • North Bullitt offense rolls up...

        SHELBYVILLE – On a nearly perfect night for football, the North Bullitt Eagles played nearly perfect football on Friday, ending three previous seasons of frustration against the Shelby County Rockets.
        Scoring first for the first time this season, the Eagles never trailed in rolling to a 52-35 victory over the Rockets (2-2).
        The win moved North Bullitt to 3-1 for the season, a vast improvement over last season’s 2-8 campaign which included a 35-26 loss to the Rockets at home.

  • NB looks for momentum

     HEBRON ESTATES – With both Bullitt Central and Bullitt East taking a week off, the North Bullitt Eagles will be the only game in town this week.

    Actually, the Eagles aren’t playing at home either as they will hit the road to take on Shelby County in a battle of former district rivals.

    For the Rockets, this will be the first of back-to-back games against Bullitt County teams. Next week, Shelby County will be playing at Bullitt East.

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  • Local CC teams in Run for the...

     ELIZABETHTOWN – The high school cross-country season got started in earnest on Saturday night as five of the six local cross-country teams competed in the Central Kentucky Run for the Gold at the Elizabethtown Sports Park.

    The event was actually conducted by Meade County High School, but the races were held in Elizabethtown.

  • Huff back at home on Monday...

           SHEPHERDSVILLE – On Monday, Bullitt Central football coach Matt Kuehn said that senior Daylin Huff had successful surgery on his broken leg and had returned home earlier that day.

          Huff, who suffered the gruesome injury just before halftime on Friday of the Cougars’ game against Southern, was transported by ambulance from the field as the half was stopped early with the teams sent to their respective dressing rooms.

    Huff had the surgery on Saturday and then was released on Monday.