Today's Sports

  • Youth Baseball


    Saturday was opening day for the Spencer County Youth Baseball Association.

  • SCMS Soccer


    The girls scored five goals to defeat Taylor County. Cassidy Goss scored back-to-back goals, with Allie Campbell assisting Sara Williamson on another goal, and Heaven Shelburne assisted Kyle Barron on a goal. Maria Welch also scored.

  • SCHS Tennis
  • Sports Briefs - Week of April 20...

    Lady Bears Youth Basketball Camp

    The SCHS Lady Bears Basketball team will be hosting a youth basketball camp June 6-9 for girls in grades K-8th. The camp will be held at the high school from 8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. The cost of the camp is $50, and includes a t-shirt. If you register by June 1st, the cost is $40. There are also family discounts available for siblings. For more information, contact Coach Brandy Scott at brandy.scott@spencer.kyschools.us or call 558-9646.

    Habitat for Humanity Golf Scramble

  • Lady Bears go 5-1 in Florida


    It was more than just fun in the sun for the Spencer County Lady Bears softball team last week. The fun also came on the diamond, as the young squad took five of six games, including a 3-2 victory over 12th ranked North Laurel on Friday.

    “What a week,” said first-year coach Jimmy Schmidt. “This group keeps finding ways to win close games.” Five of their last seven wins have been by three runs or less. The Lady Bears are now 11-5 on the season.

  • Baseball Bears enter district...


    The Spencer County Bears are sporting an impressive 8-3 record as they return home from their Spring Break trip to Florida, having won three of five in the Sunshine State.

    The Bears ended their week on a high note, besting previously undefeated Caldwell County 8-1 on Friday.

    A big second inning propelled the Bears, when they scored five runs to take a commanding lead. Noah Dockery knocked in the first run with a double, followed by a two run single by Jacob Cole and then an RBI double by Lucas Tackett.

  • Undefeated Season

    The “Wild-Cards”, a kindergarten/first grade basketball team in the Spencer County Parks and Recreation league, finished their season undefeated.

  • SCMS Soccer


    The Spencer County Middle School soccer teams will host a double-header this Thursday, with the boys game beginning at 5:30 p.m. and the girls game following at 7 p.m. Between games, the 8th graders of both squads will be honored.

  • Special Olympics adds swim team


    Spencer County’s Special Olympic team is making history with the addition of a swim team. This is the first time that Spencer County will have its own swim team in Special Olympics.

    The team name is the Spencer County Barracudas. The team logo was drawn by one of their athletes, Madison Denham. Coaches Tonya Bentley and Ingrid Hudson have stepped up to take on this new team of 10 athletes.

  • Wiltjer benefits from his days...

    After Gonzaga got beat in the NCAA Tournament, former Wildcat Kyle Wiltjer thought he would just come back to Kentucky to visit former teammates and friends.

    Instead, his trip turned into an autograph tour across the state that drew plenty of UK fans as well as media members wanting to talk to him about his two years with the Wildcats.

    Wiltjer admits his story is “interesting” because his transfer worked out well for him as well as Kentucky. Wiltjer was part of UK’s 2012 national title team.