Top-ranked Georgetown College men's basketball took yet another opponent's best shot Saturday night, forced to fight off a furious comeback until the buzzer for the second consecutive NAIA tournament game.
It’s a stretch to say any game was a “career night” for a baseball player who is signed with a national power such as the University of Louisville, but Trace Willhoite’s Friday evening at Franklin County probably qualifies.
For the second time in six years, Georgetown College’s hopes for an NAIA men’s basketball championship survived a furious challenge from LSU Shreveport.
The coach who elevated Scott County High School boys’ basketball to a place among the elite programs in the nation, and won more games than anyone in 100-plus years of Kentucky hoops in the process, is officially retired.
LOUISVILLE – The rest of the state views Scott County baseball as a region and state title contender this spring, but the Cards readily admit that's contingent upon new faces in new places performing as if the pressure is old hat.
Georgetown College trailed briefly at the start of the second half Wednesday evening before following point guard Eljay Cowherd's lead to a 77-57 win over Rocky Mountain (Montana) College in the opening round of the NAIA men's basketball tournament, played at Municipal Auditorium in Kansas C…
The last time Georgetown College failed to appear in an NAIA men’s basketball tournament was the year the Soviet Union dissolved.
LEXINGTON — The bugaboo, kryptonite, flaw in the slaw and elephant in the room were roughly the same animal, vegetable or mineral surrounding the Scott County girls’ basketball team all season long.
Making its first NAIA tournament appearance in five years, Georgetown College women's basketball didn't bow out Wednesday night without issuing a wake-up call to one of the host teams and heavy favorites.
Georgetown College men's basketball will see familiar territory (the NAIA national tournament) from a familiar perspective (No. 1 ranked team in the nation).
Win or lose, all winter long, the thought of having to put Scott County's incomparable coach and his sensational seniors into perspective was a dreadful assignment.
To say I’m proud of Georgetown College women’s basketball team is putting it mildly. There isn’t a big enough phrase to cover what this team has accomplished.
LEXINGTON - Scott County’s high-octane girls’ basketball attack had no major difficulty adapting to the history-laden hoop superhighway that is Rupp Arena.
LEXINGTON – In a game of runs that may have redefined Exhibit 'A' for that entry in the basketball vernacular, Trinity enjoyed the last one Sunday and squelched Scott County's state championship dreams at Rupp Arena.
LEXINGTON – It has been a journey marked by the cruelty of an injury to its star, wake-up call losses to two traditional rivals, and multiple tournament scares, to boot.
When presenting James Jackson as the new Georgetown College women’s basketball coach two years ago, GC athletic director Brian Evans said he wanted to restore the program’s expectation of getting to Montana every March.
LEXINGTON – Thursday's opening round delivered domination for all but two minutes, and a stumble across the wire.
The competition for first-place individual honors couldn’t have been any closer than it turned out for the Archery Madness tournament in Scott County last weekend,
LEXINGTON — Covington Catholic’s five-year foothold over Scott County at the KHSAA Sweet 16 wasn’t over until the Colonels said so.
The Scott County Li’l Cards third-grade basketball team went down to Gatlinburg, Tennessee, and won the second-annual Gatlinburg Hardwood Classic. SC prevailed 35-34 in the championship game against an AAU team from Atlanta, Georgia. They are currently 30-8 this season against teams in their…
From the moment two orange table tennis balls rolled out of a drum in the KHSAA offices, emblazoned with the numbers '9' and '11,' the vast majority of stakeholders in Kentucky boys' basketball expected a state championship rematch between Covington Catholic and Scott County in the Sweet 16.
Even though it averaged 89 points per contest this season and cleared the century mark seven times entering the Mid-South Conference title game, Georgetown College men's basketball has sometimes been like a big, bruising heavyweight boxing contender, requiring a feeling-out process.
RICHMOND — For the second straight season, Scott County’s Juliette Smith sank a free throw with one second remaining in a donnybrook to rescue the Lady Cards.
Second-half rallies became standard fare this season for Georgetown College men’s basketball in the mighty Mid-South Conference.
Inspired by those made-for-TV reveals by major college football and basketball recruits, Truman Galusha delivered the drama Thursday afternoon as he announced his choice of a college wrestling program.
In a ceremony patterned after its now-customary college announcements by top players, and also prompted by upstart Great Crossing High School’s recent hires, Scott County High School held a “signing day” for its 2019-2020 fall coaches.
Thursday night’s effort from the Scott County girls’ basketball was more than sufficient to win an 11th Region quarterfinal game at home against an overmatched opponent.
Old-school catchers — gritty, defensive-minded leaders who have the right temperament to handle a pitching staff — appear to be making a comeback at all levels of baseball.
Saturday's final game of the regular season didn't have any potential impact for Georgetown College in the Mid-South Conference basketball standings, but the Tigers demonstrated from start to finish that their trip to Shawnee State University was far from meaningless.
RICHMOND — In the toughest of win-or-else environments — a true road game, with a near-capacity crowd, cornered in the cacophonous gym of a fellow top-10 opponent and rival — Scott County’s mystique and senior toughness reappeared with a vengeance Monday night.
It's a blind draw, but both Scott County basketball teams will clearly see some challenges long before they can play for a championship in next week's 11th Region tournament.
In a move that drew swift and substantial push-back from some significant names in the golf industry, the KHSAA board of control approved changes at its monthly meeting Tuesday that will reduce the size of competing teams at future state meets from five to four players.
Winning the close games and holding serve at home put No. 4 Georgetown College men's basketball in prime position to win the Mid-South Conference regular season title.
Dreadful starts to each half Thursday night weren’t enough to prevent Georgetown College from having a prayer — make that two prayers — at the end of its women’s basketball battle with University of Pikeville.
LEXINGTON — Henry Clay played exponentially better Friday night against Scott County than it did in their first two girls’ basketball meetings this winter.
LEXINGTON - After spending the entire season as the No. 1 team in Kentucky, Scott County will enter the 11th Region boys' basketball tournament as a No. 2 seed.
Between softball’s three KHSAA championships in five years and baseball’s recent back-to-back appearances in the state quarterfinals, Scott County High School has left its imprint on the diamond.
LEXINGTON — No matter how you slice it, Scott County girls’ basketball looked like a team that wasn’t expecting a challenge Wednesday in the 42nd District semifinals against Frederick Douglass.