Today's Sports

  • 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.

  • Fairdale hands Bears first loss


    The Spencer County Bears suffered their first defeat of the season with a 7-2 loss to visiting Fairdale last Tuesday evening.

    The Bulldogs jumped out to a 4-0 lead, scoring twice in each of the first two innings, before adding another run later to take a 5-0 lead into the fifth inning. That’s when Spencer County tried to rally.

  • Walk-off homer gives girls a win


    A walk-off homerun by Freshman Emily Cole lifted the Spencer County Bears to a thrilling 3-2 victory over Oldham County on Wednesday. The Lady Colonels were ranked 29th in the Kentucky coaches poll, one of several ranked teams on the Lady Bears schedule.

    Spencer County got off to an early lead when Kendall Horn singled and was joined on the base paths by Elisabeth Huckleberry in the first inning. Both scored on a single by Alyssa Howie to take a 2-0 lead.

  • Lambdin signs with Asbury...


    Blake Lambdin, second from right, a senior at Spencer County High School, signed to play baseball with Asbury University recently. Lambdin will pursue a degree in Physical Therapy at the school. He is pictured with his parents, at left, Doug and Tracy Lambdin, sister Lauren, and back row, SCHS Baseball Coach Thad Kingsolver, and Asbury Coach Manny Cervantes.

  • McClain signs with St. Catherine...


    Riley McClain, center, a senior at SCHS, recently signed to run track for St. Catherine College. He is pictured with St. Catherine Track Coach Blake Jones, left, and his grandparents, Denise and Tally Tomes.

  • Ulis surprises many with rise in...


    Sporting News columnist Mike DeCourcy always believed that Tyler Ulis would be a successful college basketball player and was one of the few who did not question why Kentucky coach John Calipari signed the 5-9 point guard out of Chicago two years ago.

    However, even DeCourcy didn’t expect Ulis to become Southeastern Conference Player of the Year, SEC Defensive Player of the Year and consensus All-American in his second season at UK and a likely first-round draft pick in June.

  • Giant Gobblers


    The Spencer County youth turkey hunt took place this past week.

  • SCMS Soccer