Today's Sports

  • Collins takes Shelby down in...

    It was all business for the Collins High School volleyball team Thursday as they rolled to a three-set win over county rival Shelby County.

    The Titans beat Shelby County 25-15, 25-12 and 25-16 to secure their hold as the No. 1 seed in next week’s district tournament at Spencer County.

    “I felt really good about how we played,” Collins coach Cary Clark said. “We have been talking all year about coming out and playing consistent from the start to the finish in a game and I think the girls delivered on that.”

  • Shelby girls ninth in state golf

    While the finish was not as strong as hoped, the Shelby County High School girls’ golf team may have laid a stronger foundation for next season.

    The Rockets finished with a team score of 703 in a tie for ninth place with Owensboro Catholic. Madison Central won the title with a 629 followed by the favorite, Elizabethtown with a 632.

  • Shelby powers past North Oldham

    Tyler Drane refused to be ignored and made North Oldham pay as the Shelby County junior quarterback led the Rockets to a 24-7 district road win over the Mustangs Friday.

    With the North Oldham defense attempting to stop the Rokcets’ three-pronged rushing attack of fullback Malik Manica and wingbacks Michael Perry and Brandon Davis, Drane rushed for 54 yards on eight carries and scored twice and added a touchdown pass as the Rockets (6-1) evened their district record at 1-1.

    Drane supported Manica who had a monster game with 201 yards rushing on 27 carries.

  • Collins will take on powerful...

    Just a week after placing themselves right back in the thick of the district hunt with a 23-0 upset of No. 4-ranked Franklin County, the Collins High School football team will take another jump in competition Friday with a road game at 6A power Central Hardin.

    Like Collins, the Bruins are 3-3 this year with the three losses coming to three of the best teams in the state.

  • Shelby headed to North Oldham

    Entering the mid-point of the season the Shelby County Rockets and North Oldham Mustangs are coming into tonight’s game at North Oldham on the opposite ends of their preseason expectations, but both desperately need a win to solidify their spots in a very tough district.

  • Brown Pelicans seen near...

    The Brown Pelican is an Endangered Species and one of two pelican species in the United States.

  • Collins hosting Franklin County

    From one extreme to the other the one constant for the Collins High School football team is they will face another powerhouse program tonight when Franklin County comes to town for the Titans’ Homecoming game.

    “We are excited about this game” Collins coach Jerry Lucas said. “We understand how big a game this is for our program and know we are going to have to play well. I like that our kids are getting to play in these big games and the hope is that we will rise to the challenge of playing another good football team.”

  • Jets enjoy reunion

    The tales probably got a little taller and the athletic exploits a little grander but when the Shelbyville Jets fastpitch softball team got together last weekend for a reunion, the sense of friendship and family that always personified the team stayed at the forefront.

    The reunion had 17 former team members and more than 50 family members of players show up to reminisce and renew old friendships.

  • Shelby girls take second golf...

    Battling the weather and the competition the Shelby County High School girls’ team took second in the Region V tournament Tuesday at Weissinger Hills and is headed back to the state tourney in Bowling Green.

    The Rockets posted a team score of 341 behind champion Sacred Heart with a 317. Manual was third with a score of 359 followed by Collins with a score of 365.

  • Boys golf teams battle in tough...

    Facing the toughest region in the state, the Shelby County and Collins high school golf teams made the best of their regional meet Monday at Midland Trail Golf Course.

    Collins took 11th place with a team score of 329 while Shelby County was 14th with a team score of 371,

    St. X took the team title with 283 points ahead of second place Ballard with 297 points. Both teams will advance to the state meet. The Tigers also boasted the individual champion in Billy Basham who fired a four-under-par 68 to take the regional crown.