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Today's Sports

  • Collins rallies past LaRue...

    Collins High School’s football team scored four unanswered touchdowns Friday night to rally past host LaRue County in a Class 4A District-4 matchup by a 27-7 final.

    The Hawks (2-2, 1-1) scored first in the opening quarter against the Titans (4-1, 1-1) on a 3-yard touchdown run by Joseph Newberry, according to statistics recorded on www.highschoolsports.net.

  • SCHS loses a close one to...

    Shelby County High School’s football team battled on even terms with host Bullitt East Friday night, but came up on the short end of a 21-19 final in a Class 4A District-4 matchup.

    The Chargers (3-2, 1-0) ultimately won the game over the Rockets (0-5, 0-3) on a 50-yard run by Tyler Cowgell in the second quarter that closed out the game’s scoring. The teams played a scoreless second half, according to statistics recorded on www.highschoolsports.net.

  • Volleyball: Collins sweeps...

    Shelby County’s volleyball team was looking for revenge for the 2-1 loss to Collins in August, but the Rockets lost in the return match Tuesday, 2-1, in the Mike Casey Gymnasium at SCHS..

    Collins had lost its first match of the season Monday night and headed into the SCHS match looking to bounce back.

  • First Person: Quinten Cottrell...

    Quinten Cottrell is a senior running back/defensive back on the Shelby County High School football team, and the son of Andrea and George Cottrell, who is an assistant coach for the Rockets football team and head coach of the SCHS track team, on which his son excels.

  • EARLIER: Marion County 42, SCHS...

    Marion County scored early and often, and showed why they are the top team in Class 4A, District 4 with a dominating, 42-7 victory at Robert Doyle Stadium  on Friday.

    The Rockets (0-4, 0-2 in the district) narrowly avoided the shutout when senior Quinten Cottrell scored on a 3-yard run with less than a minute to play.

    The Knights used a powerful running attack to grind out 424 rushing yards on 58 carries. Senior running back Joseph Hazelwood scored four touchdowns, including runs of 31 and 41 yards. Clayton Smith and Austin Turner added the two other scores.

  • EARLIER: Collins 50,...

     

  • Sports Digest: Sept. 10, 2010

    Boys golf: Collins upset

    Collins was upset by Lexington Sayre on Wednesday at the Shelbyville Country Club, 160-161. The Titans (7-2) were led by senior Josh Griffin’s 2-over-par 38.

    The JV team continued its winning streak by beating Sayre, 169-226. Brandon Sanner led with a 40. The Titans traveled to Brightleaf Golf Course in Harrodsburg Thursday to play against Mercer County.

  • Cross country: Karas wins...

    Collins runner Caterina Karas continued her dominance on the girls’ cross-country competition by winning Saturday’s Shelby County Invitational.

    Both Collins and SCHS competed among 17 teams in boys and girls varsity and JV races.

  • Casey to be honored Saturday at...

    Shelby County High School basketball legend Mike Casey will enter yet another – and perhaps a bit overdue – hall of fame Saturday.

    Casey will be inducted into the University of Kentucky Hall of Fame during ceremonies at halftime of UK’s home football game with Western Kentucky on Saturday night, nearly 40 years after he played his last game there.

  • 5 more Rockets sign baseball...

    Five Rockets baseball players joined the long list of athletes from the class of 2010 to continue their sport at the next level.

    Matthew Purdom, Tayor Boone, John Hunter, Trey Bailey and Eric Standafer were honored in a ceremony preceeding the baseball team’s year-end banquet Tuesday at SCHS.

    “They’re a wanted commodity,” Rocket Coach Bart Roettger said, adding how fun it was to be bombarded by college recruiters. “We truly were a family in this last year.”