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Today's Sports

  • Youth 3-day football camp

    Spencer County High School’s football team will be holding a youth mini football camp for grades 1-8 June 21 through June 23 from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. each day. The cost of the camp is $50 and includes t-shirt.

    Pre-registration will be held June 20 at the high school’s main entrance from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. Campers can also register the first day of the camp beginning at 8 a.m. at football field.

    All proceeds will go toward the purchase of equipment for the high school’s football program.

     

  • 120 attend fishing derby,...

    About 70 kids attended the Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Fishing Derby Saturday at Taylorsville Lake Tailwaters. During a coordinating event later that afternoon, another 40 children participated in a Kids Fun Day sponsored by the Spencer County Fish and Game Club and Spencer County 4-H Shooting Sports Club.

    KFW Sgt. Scott Herndon said the annual event is a great opportunity for parents to introduce their kids to the great outdoors.

  • Free sports physicals

    Spencer County Physical Therapy and Dr. Thomas Crain are conducting sports physicals for Spencer County athletes Saturday, June 19 from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. at Spencer County Physical Therapy, located at 4813 Taylorsville Rd.

    To participate, students must bring a completed sports physical form signed by a parent or guardian. Forms should be picked up in advance at Spencer County Physical Therapy today through Friday from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m.

    Questions can be directed to Teresa Pfeiffer at 599-3382.

  • Stallion sign-ups Saturday

    Spencer County Stallions will be having final registration during the Baseball Bash  Saturday from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m  at Ray Jewell Park. All Spencer County boys and girls are welcome to come out and sign up for the Spencer County Stallions Football and Cheerleading teams.

    Please call Chris Hutt at 477-9198 or Allison Greer Hughes at 502-777-8687 with questions.

     

  • SCHS youth basketball camp

    Spencer County High School’s basketball team will be hosting a youth basketball camp for boys and girls ages 5 and up. The camp will be held June 28 through July 2 from 8:30 a.m. until 12 p.m. each day. The cost of the camp is $60/camper.

    During the week, participants will be given individual instruction, hear from a variety of guest speakers and be provided daily snacks and drinks. Campers will also receive a t-shirt and a basketball for participating.

  • Sand-lot baseball: a far-fetched...

    It’s still not officially summer but the heat and humidity of mid-June makes one dread the coming July and August. But save for a two-week dead period mandated by the Kentucky High School Athletic Association, student-athletes from Spencer County High will be busy with camps and workouts in the coming months as they prepare for the upcoming seasons.

  • Triathlon Sunday at lake

    A triathlon will be held at Taylorsville State Park Sunday beginning at 8 a.m. Spectators are welcome to watch competitors swim 1500 meters, bike 40 kilometers and run 10 kilometers. The swim is the first leg of the triathlon, and the slowest, and will last approximately 50 minutes.  The race will be over by noon. 

  • SCHS’s Smith is...

    There’s now official confirmation of what opposing football teams have known all along about Spencer County’s Erico Smith – He’s fast!

    Smith became Spencer County’s first ever track and field state champion last week as he took first place in the KHSAA 2A 100 meter dash with a time of 10.98 seconds, finishing two one-hundreths of a second ahead of 2nd place finisher Rashad Brown of Paducah Tilghman.

  • Simon Kenton, Odie Smith and a...

    Three events came our way last week that touched our hearts in personal ways. Each transported us away from oil spill calamity, a perfect game that wasn’t, and other forgettables.

    First, Simon Kenton High School

    Tragedy testing the human spirit, merging with (basketball) success, and we get must see – “Rebound: A Basketball Story”.

  • Fishing derby, shooting sports...

    The Kentucky Fish and Wildlife will be hosting a fishing derby Saturday, June 12, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. at the Taylorsville Lake Tailwaters.

    Typically, this event is held during Kentucky’s free fishing weekend, but was rescheduled so that it would not coincide with the Family Fun Day held last Saturday.

    Following the derby,  children are invited to enjoy lunch and free activities, including trap shooting, archery, provided by the Spencer County Fish and Game Club and the Spencer County 4-H  Shooting Sports.