Today's Sports

  • Former Spencer Countian wins...

    Jason Swift Jr., 15, formerly of Spencer County, recently competed in the Special Olympics of Maryland, where he took home the gold in the 100-yard dash, mini javelin throw and running long jump.

  • Bears win scrimmage 21-19

    After weeks of hitting each other in hot summer practices, the Spencer County Bears took to the football field against an actual opponent last Friday night in a scrimmage at Nelson County. The hard work of the summer may reap rewards.

  • COLUMN: Team USA shows anew why...

    Flag waving time in America.
    With our country’s problems — hateful political discourse, the national debt, racism, on to a national obesity problem (Walmartians) — those who say America is in decline are wishful thinkers (Hugo Chavez), whistling past the graveyard (Iranian imam), or just don’t get it (Cuba’s Castro brothers).
    Nice, 104 medals at the 30th Olympiad — 46 gold, 29 silver, 29 bronze. Well ahead of China, Russia and the rest.
    But there is more than metal here.

  • Smith competes at Junior Olympics


  • Dawson to Donahue, Kentucky...

    Kentuckian Dermontti Dawson, and Western Kentucky University graduate Claire Donahue, arrived at signature moments last Saturday.
    Dawson took his place in the NFL Hall of Fame at Canton next to warriors who dazzled in their day, even if they limp a little these days.

  • 2012 SCHS Boys' Soccer...

    2012 SCHS Boys’ Soccer Schedule
    Aug. 16    Anderson County    H    7:30 p.m.
    Aug. 23    Ky. Country Day    A    6 p.m.
    Aug. 29    Oldham County    A    5:30 p.m.
    Sept. 4    Collins    H    7 p.m.
    Sept. 5    Fort Knox    A    7:30 p.m.

  • 2012 SCHS Football Schedule

    2012 SCHS Football Schedule
    Aug. 17    Bardstown    H
    Aug. 24    East Jessamine    A
    Aug. 31    LaRue County    A
    Sept. 7    Bullitt East    H
    Sept. 14    Woodford County    H
    Sept. 21    Collins    A
    Sept. 28    Atherton    H
    Oct. 5    Waggener    A

  • 2012 SCHS Girls' Soccer...

    2012 SCHS Girls’ Soccer Schedule
    Aug. 15    Henry County    H    6 p.m.
    Aug. 18    Graves Co. at Daviess Co.    4 p.m.
    Aug. 19    Daviess County    A    1 p.m.
    Aug. 21    Nelson County    A    6 p.m.
    Aug. 22    Thomas Nelson    A    6 p.m.
    Aug. 24    Ballard    H    7:30 p.m.

  • 2012 SCHS Volleyball Schedule

    2012 SCHS Volleyball Schedule
    Aug. 13    North Bullitt    A    7:30 p.m.
    Aug. 14    Nelson County    A    5:30 p.m.
    Aug. 16    Collins    H    7:30 p.m.
    Aug. 18    Bullitt Central at OVVC    11 a.m.
    Aug. 18    Jeffersontown at OVVC    2 p.m.
    Aug. 21    Shelby County    H    6:30 p.m.

  • Boys’ soccer coach sees ‘...

    Joshua Toebbe takes over as boys soccer coach for Spencer County this year and he’s excited about the prospects of continuing to build the program.