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Today's Sports

  • Allen Dennis Memorial Golf...

    A golf scramble to benefit the Allen Dennis Scholarship Fund will be held August 14 at Tanglewood Golf Course in Taylorsville. Breakfast and lunch will be served followed by shotgun starts in the morning and afternoon. The fee will be $50 per player or $200 for a team. Sign up by sending a check payable to the Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in care of John Shouse at 1273 Denney Dr. Lawrenceburg, Ky. 40342. Phone sign-ups are accepted by calling Shouse at 502-301-0188; Donnie Dennis at 502-410-8910; or Keith Stinnett at 502-664-0469.

     

  • Women outdoors program

    Registration is now underway for the annual Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) weekend workshop sponsored by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources.

    The BOW workshop gives women the opportunity to learn a host of skills that will improve their knowledge and enjoyment of nature.

  • Strikers first in state

     The Strikers, a U12 team with the Spencer County Soccer Association, proved they were the best in the state by winning the US Youth Soccer sponsored event, the Kohl’s American Cup on June 13th.  

    The tournament took two weekends to complete and the boys had to win four games in the extreme heat to take home the championship.  The Strikers had to win games against Shelbyville, Meade County, and Rineyville to advance to the finals game against South Nelson beating the team 6-1 to win the finals.

  • 'Tenth Inning' coming...

    “Tenth Inning” – Ken Burns’ sequel to the monumentally successful “Baseball” – comes to us via PBS Television in September.

    “Tenth Inning” will chronicle “Baseball” 1993 to 2008, beginning where the original series left off. And yes, influence of performance-enhancing drugs will be addressed.

  • PHOTO: The Muckdogs

    Submitted to The Spencer Magnet

    The Muckdogs finished a great season June 19 with all team members receiving a trophy. The coach-pitch team includes: Tyler Lester, Bralen Spencer, Wade Hutt, Heavenly Redmon, Gracie Sandusky, Jacob Sandusky, and Jaiden Harris. Not Pictured are: Dalton Harrison, Michael Keown, Jackson Scott, and Kolton Scott. Coaches were: Jenny Banta, Kelly Hutt and Donna Lester.

     

  • SCHS football practice

     Any high school student wanting to play football during the 2010 season needs to attend the mandatory parent/player meeting 3 p.m.  Sunday, July 11 at SCHS. Conditioning will begin July 12 at 7 p.m. All athletes must have a current physical on KHSAA form to participate. Forms are available in the main office or online at www.khsaa.org. All information will be handed out at this meeting for the 2010 season.

     

  • Grizzly football practice

    The first day of football practice for Spencer County Middle School will be Monday, July 12 at 6 p.m. All players must bring a copy of a current sports physical on KHSAA Form #4 (copies are available in the SCMS office or from Coach Bass). Equipment and lockers will be issued on this date. There will also be a parents meeting at 8:30 p.m. after practice.

    SCMS Grizzly Football is open to all rising 6th, 7th, and 8th graders.

    For more information, contact Coach J.T. Bass  at 643-5142 or 477-0162, or Coach Rex Edwards at 396-5149.

     

  • Footie Chicklets win State Cup...

    The Footie Chicklets, a Spencer County Soccer Association U10 girl’s team, won the Kohl’s American State Cup tournament hosted in Bardstown and sponsored by US Youth Soccer. 

    The Chicklets were determined to prove that they were the best team in the state, said Coach Mike Heuglin, and did so very decisively by defeating teams from Nelson County, Lexington, and Bardstown to get to the finals game against the South Nelson Fast & Furious. 

  • Thomas, Myers a winning duo

    Leigh Ellen Thomas (left) and Mackenzie Myers, along with their 14U travel team the Heartland Rage, brought home yet another championship trophy from Owensboro winning the 2010 Tri-State tournament.

    The Rage, based out of Elizabethtown, went into the championship game undefeated, only to lose that game 3 to 0 to the Stunners. The Stunners had defeated the Rage twice in order to be the champs but the Rage pulled it off in the second championship game winning 4 to 2. This was the team’s fourth championship trophy this summer with a winning record of 30 wins, only 4 losses.

  • Calipari may be testing limit of...

    If love can make you blind, then infatuation must be capable of blunting all the senses.

    That’s the only way I can explain the UK fan who pretends not to be concerned over recent comments from UK Head Coach John Calipari.

    Following Thursday’s NBA draft, where five UK ballplayers were picked in the first round, a total unmatched by any other school ever, Calipari made the statement that it was the “biggest day in the history of Kentucky’s program.”