Sport Shorts

  • Sports Shorts

    Blue-white football
    game scheduled

    The Spencer County High School blue-white football game will be Friday at 7 p.m.

    Admission is $3 for adults, and children ages 5 and under will be admitted free.

    SCHS football team
    to host camp for youth

    The Spencer County High School football team is hosting a camp for youth in first through sixth grades Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., with registration at 8:30 a.m.

    The camp cost is $25 per participant, which includes a camp T-shirt and lunch.

  • Cooperative Dove Field Program enrolling until March

    Kentucky farmers can help carry on the hunting tradition and earn much-needed extra cash by enrolling in the Cooperative Dove Field Program. Enrollment is currently underway and will continue until mid-March.
    “Under the new Voluntary Public Access and Habitat Incentive Program, increased payments are available for 2012,” said Rocky Pritchert, migratory bird biologist for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources.

  • Adult basketball league sign-ups

    Adults interested in participating in a Spencer County Parks and Recreation basketball league are asked to contact Parks Director Brian Spencer as soon as possible by calling 502-376-9850.
    The league will play on Sundays between 3 and 7 p.m. at Spencer County Middle School.
    Spencer said his goal is to have enough participants to field eight teams.

  • Youth football association board meeting planned

    The next Spencer County Youth Football Association open board meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 24, from 6:15 to 6:45 p.m. at the game field.

  • Cornerstone Christian plans basketball camp

    Cornerstone Christian Academy in Shelbyville will host a basketball camp from Monday through next Thursday.
    The camp will be led by former college coaches and former college and high school coaches. Each day there will be a special speaker. This year’s featured speaker will be former Kentucky Wildcat and Boston Celtics player  Rick Robey. He will be there to share about his days playing with Larry Bird and Pete Maravich.
    The camp will teach fundamentals from some of the best coaches in the area.

  • Cross country tryouts set for Monday

    Tryouts for Spencer County middle and high school cross country will be Monday, 7 p.m., at the high school track.
    For more information, contact Coach Talley at 502-593-5756.

  • Youth football association board meeting planned

    The next Spencer County Youth Football Association open board meeting is scheduled for July 27 at 6 p.m. at the game field.

  • Grizzly football plans parent meeting, practice

    Grizzly football is starting up again at Spencer County Middle School, and the coaches want to inform parents and students of a few important dates.
    A parent meeting is planned in the school cafeteria tonight (Wednesday) at 6 p.m.
    Equipment will be handed out on Friday at the first practice, which will be from 6 to 8 p.m.  The first full week of practice will begin Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. and will continue thereafter.

  • Local athlete heads to Junior Olympics

    Spencer County Stallion phenom Jay Smith will take his speed and abilities to the Junior Olympics in New Orleans in August after an outstanding performance in track and field this season.

  • Smith to compete at national track meet

    On July 2 and 3, Kadin Smith, an upcoming sixth-grader at Spencer County Middle School, competed in the AAU Track and Field National Qualifier meet in Springfield, Ohio, and earned a chance to compete at the national meet.