Today's Sports

  • Grizzlies fall in first-ever...

    For the first time in the state of Kentucky’s history, there are middle school playoffs for the sport of football. Constructed last year, the Kentucky Middle School Football Association was created to organize and structure football in the state.

  • PHOTO: Rematch with Oldham shows...

    Cody Ingram tries to maneuver around two defenders during a recent home game for the Spencer County Bears.

    The boys soccer team finished the season with a loss last Monday night during the opening round of district tournament play in Shelby County, but the game was a good measuring stick for how much improvement they made over the season.

    The Bears fell 5-1 to highly-regarded Oldham County, but in doing so, made great strides from earlier in the season when they lost to the same team 10-0 back in August.

    For the season, the Bears finished 4-13-2 on the year.

  • HD: For UK fans Big Blue Madness...

     Big Blue Madness last week was as Barnum & Bailey as ever.  A fa

  • Glory Run

    Celebrate Veteran’s Day with Guard Duty’s Glory Run Saturday, November 8. New course this year will take runners through the City of Taylorsville.

    The race is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. at Ray Jewell Park, with registration at 7:30 a.m.

    Awards will be given out for an array of age groups for male and female divisions.  Door prizes and more will be a part of the experience. 

    Advance registration is encouraged and will cost $15. Registration the day of the race will be $20. Persons with military ID will be charged $17 the day of race.

  • Hilltopper hoops and $EC profit...

    A harvest moon over Kentucky wasn’t the only spectacular last week.

    College athletics stole a place in the news cycle galaxy with a triumph for student-athletics that drew virtually no media herd commentary.

    First, NCAA president Myles Brand reported a sampling of freshmen enrolled 1998-2001 reflected student-athletes in all sports earning college degrees had reached 79 per cent, one point shy of his goal - eight of every 10 student-athletes leaving college with degrees.

  • PHOTO: Volley Bears drop two

    JOHN SHINDLEBOWER for The Spencer Magnet

    Samantha Elder (#10) and Ashlee Bell send a ball back over the net during a recent home game as the Spencer County Lady Bears volleyball team geared up for postseason play. The girls traveled to Bullitt County where they dropped a two-set match to Bullitt East by scores of 25-17 and 25-19. The girls finished 9-10 on the year.

  • Girls take second, boys fifth at...

    The Spencer Cross Country team was back in action Saturday, as they traveled to Georgetown, and brought home some hardware from the Scott County Cardinal Classic.

  • Bears self-destruct in fourth-...


  • Hillbilly Run

     The Spencer County Cross Country team performed well in the rural setting of the Nelson County Hillbilly Run on Oct 4.  This was the tenth annual running of the “shoes optional” event.

  • SCHS Alumni Game Oct. 24

    Spencer County High School will be holding alumni basketball games Friday, Oct. 24 beginning at 6:30 p.m. All former students are encouraged to participate in the fun whether that means playing or watching.  The evening will start off with the women’s game followed by two men’s games – one for seasoned players and one for younger alumni.