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Today's Sports

  • Season ends for SCMS baseball

    The Spencer County Middle School Grizzlies 2010 season came to an end Friday night in the Semi-Final Game of the MKAC tournament at St. Catherine College. 

    The Grizzles faced a tough St. Dominic team who shut down the Grizzlies’ offense and made some key defensive outs. 

    The Grizzles beat Bloomfield earlier in the week to advance to the semi-final with an outstanding offensive and defensive display. 

  • PHOTO: Bags a bird

    Brodye Manning harvested this turkey on a farm in Spencer County, April 30, with his dad, Johnny Manning and Uncle Dan Acker.  Photo submitted.

  • Footie Chicks are champs again

    The Spencer County Footie Chicklets, a U10 girl’s team with the Spencer County Soccer Association, are JCYSL tournament champs for the second season in a row. 

    The Jefferson County Youth Soccer Tournament is a recreational soccer tournament for U8-U16 teams playing in the Jefferson County league and is held each season.  

    The Footie Chicklets outplayed, outshot, and outscored teams from Fern Creek, Okolona, and J-Town.  They really played the game well with excellent passing and lots of heart.

  • Faried, 'The Bullet'...

    Kenneth Faried stepped back from the NBA black hole last week for precisely the right reason. Said he will return for a senior season at Morehead State because he wants “... to fulfill the promise to my Mom to graduate so she can see me walk across the stage and get my degree next May,” he said in a press release.

  • SCMS district win

    Submitted to The Spencer Magnet

     Spencer County Middle School girls soccer recently won the District Soccer Championship.

  • Lady Bears knock off region foes

    The Spencer County Lady Bears are sporting an 8-10 record on the season, but they’re proving capable of competing against the top teams in 8th region.

    The girls started the week last Tuesday by hosting South Oldham and beating the Lady Dragons 4-1. The next evening, the Lady Bears traveled to North Oldham to take on the Lady Mustangs, one of the top teams in the region. Having lost an earlier match-up with North Oldham by a score of  3-0, Spencer County again made it a tight affair, this time falling 4-3.

  • Bears finish busy week with 3-3...

    It’s been a busy week for the Spencer County Bears baseball team, with the squad getting in six games over the past week. The Bears went 3-3 on the week and their season’s record now stands at 11-16.

    They opened their busy week last Tuesday by hosting Shelby County and suffering an 11-0 shutout to the Rockets.

    The Bears bounced back two days later when they hosted Eminence and scored a big 13-1 win over the visiting Warriors.

  • Signups for youth football,...

    Registration for Spencer County Youth Fooball (SCYFA) football and cheerleading will be held Saturday May 15 and Saturday May 22 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Registration will be at Stallions football field, located at 100 Water Street behind the Fire Department in Taylorsville.

    Players and cheerleaders will be fitted for their equipment at registration. For information about registration you can contact: Chris Hutt, president at 477-9198; Allison Greer Hughes, secretary at 777-8687; or Kim Carruthers, treasurer at 500-3205.

     

  • 12-2 win for Lady Bears

    The Spencer County Lady Bears softball team used a trip to Eminence last week to break out of a three-game losing streak. They beat the Lady Warriors 12-2 on Thursday to improve their season’s record to 5-9, a mark that took a hit with three losses earlier in the week.

    Spencer County dropped a tough 2-1 decision to Washington County in a shortened game at the John Hardin Round Robin, then fell 7-4 on the road at Nelson County. The girls hosted Shelby County Wednesday evening and lost 8-1.

  • Walk-ons Polson and Justice

    “America loves a winner, will not tolerate a loser. Americans love to fight. Americans love the sting of battle. We admire the best marble shooter, best ball players, toughest boxers.”

                 – George C. Scott, from the movie “Patton”

    We do love winners. Double when an underdog rises above projections of dot.com experts.

    Come October, pole-opposite to one-and-done-ism, will be the come-on-stage story-line about Jason Polson and Elisha Justice.