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Today's Sports

  • Sharks swim to good times

    Sixteen Shelby Sharks swam well during the weekend in the Carmel (Ind.) Swim Club’s 2012 Dollar/Thrifty Winter Invitational at the IUPUI Natatorium in Indianapolis.

  • Titans overcome revved-up...

    Collins boys’ basketball coach Chris Gaither’s objectives for his team entering Friday night’s showdown with crosstown rival Shelby County were fairly simple.

    “Our first three goals were – we get Brian Stone the ball,” Gaither said. “Our second three goals were – we get Dez Marshall the ball. Our third three goals were – to take care of the ball until we can pass the ball to Brian Stone or Dez Marshall.”

  • Upcoming sports schedule: Jan....

    Wednesday, Jan. 18

    6 p.m.: High school swimming, Scott County at Collins, SCHS at FAC.

    Friday, Jan. 20

    6 p.m.: High school girls’ basketball, Oldham County at Collins.
    7 p.m.: High school boys’ basketball, Glasgow at Cornerstone Christian.
    7:30 p.m.: High school boys’ basketball, Shelby County at North Oldham.
    7:45 p.m.: High school boys’ basketball, Oldham County at Collins.

  • Cresap named frosh All-America

    Lindsey Wilson College’s Branden Cresap, a 2011 Collins graduate, has been named a freshman All-American in NAIA football by  beyondsportsnetwork.com.

    Cresap, who also recently was named the Mid-South Conference East Division Co-Offensive Freshman of the Year, completed 198 of 355 passes (55.8 percent) for 2,752 yards and 21 touchdowns this past fall.

  • Titans rebound with Rebel-rousing

    The Collins boys’ basketball team bounced back from back-to-back losses by beating host Casey County, 64-46, Tuesday night.

    The Titans (10-7) rebounded from setbacks to Anderson County and at Madisonville-North Hopkins by routing the Rebels (1-17 after the loss)for their sixth victory in their last eight games.

    Junior forward Dez Marshall scored a game-high 20 points to lead four Titans in double figures. Senior center Brian Stone and sophomore point guard Ralphie Stone tallied 13 points apiece, while junior shooting guard Buddy Johnson scored 11.

  • Titans dominate 3-way meet;...

    The Collins boys’ swim team made a big splash Wednesday night.

    The Titans were victorious in six of 11 events on their way to winning a tri-meet in the Family Activity Center at Clear Creek Park.

    Meanwhile on the girls’ side, the Collins squad used its depth to finish second in a 4-way meet.

    Shelby County finished second in the boys’ competition and third in the girls’ meet.

  • Rockets take free (throw) but...

    The Shelby County girls’ basketball team used big second and third quarters Tuesday night to post its fourth victory in its past five games.

    The Rockets outscored host Collegiate, 31-16, in the middle two periods on their way to a 58-44 victory in Louisville.

    Shelby County (8-5), coming off a 52-24 victory over Kentucky Country Day, fell behind the Amazons (7-5 after the loss) early.

  • Flyers soar past Rockets’ early...

    The Shelby County boys’ basketball team played one of its better halves of the season Tuesday night.

    Unfortunately for the Rockets, Franklin County played like one of the better teams in the 11th Region in the second half to beat Shelby County, 78-54, at Mike Casey Gymnasium. 

  • Upcoming sports schedule: Jan....

    Friday

    6 p.m.: High school girls’ basketball, Shelby County at Collins.

    7 p.m.: High school boys’ basketball, Cornerstone Christian vs. Glasgow in All “A” Tournament in Micah. 

    7:30 p.m.: High school boys’ basketball, Shelby County at Collins.


    Saturday

    TBA: High school boys’ basketball, Cornerstone Christian in All “A” Tournament.

  • SCHS, Collins girls split 2...

    The Shelby County girls’ basketball team bounced back from one of its most lopsided losses of the season with its biggest victory of the season this past weekend.

    The Rockets fell at Woodford County, 76-43 on Friday night but rebounded with a 52-24 victory over visiting Kentucky Country Day on Saturday evening.

    WOODFORD COUNTY 76, SCHS 43:The host and hot-shooting Yellowjackets (11-5 after the victory) hit 11 3-pointers to sting the Rockets by 33 points (which matched the deficit of Shelby’s season-opening 51-18 loss to Collins).