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Today's Sports

  • Titans surge past Shelby

    The game may have started off shaky Monday for the Collins baseball team, but it sure didn’t end that way.

    Trailing 3-1 after two innings of play against cross-town rival Shelby County (17-17-1) in the opening round of the 30th District Tournament, the Titans (20-15) pieced together enough offense and pitching to edge out the Rockets by a 4-3.

    Collins pitcher Cameron Mattingly was a large part of the comeback effort.

  • Collins’ early rally defeats...

    While the game ran the full seven allotted innings, Collins’ softball team needed just one to advance to the 30th District Championship on Monday night.

    Three runs scored in the top of the first proved to be more than enough to top Spencer County 4-1 and knock the Bears from tournament play. The win earned the Titans a trip to tonight’s final against Anderson County, which topped Shelby County 11-1 in the tournament opener.

  • Rockets fall to Anderson in...

    Shelby County softball needed hits to overcome a powerhouse Anderson County team on Monday night, and the offense was just not there.

    While the Rockets drew first blood in the top of the first, host Anderson (17-12) rolled up 11 runs and 10 hits to top Shelby 11-1 in a five-inning run-ruled contest. The loss ends the Rockets’ (12-18-1) season in the first round of the 30th District Tournament.

  • Stone captures third state...

    Shelby County’s Kyrien Stone punctuated his strong track and field career with his third state championship, winning the triple jump on Friday night at KHSAA’s AA State Meet.

    The senior blew away the competition with a final jump of 47-feet, 11-inches in the finals to win his second straight state title in the event and cap an illustrious high school career.

  • Shelby, Collins prep for state

    With the Class AA State Track Championship beginning today at 4:30 p.m., both Collins and Shelby County high schools will look to add more banners to their respective gymnasiums.

    Leading the way in those efforts will be defending state long and triple jump champion Kyrien Stone from SCHS. Along with qualifying to defend his titles, Stone has also added the 300-meter hurdles to his event list this year.

  • Collins edges out Sacred Heart

    Although it seemed like a pitcher’s duel on paper, Wednesday’s softball matchup between Collins and Sacred Heart felt more like a one-sided affair on senior night.

    The Titans (22-8-1) outhit the Valkyries (12-12) by an 8-4 margin, scrapping out a 3-1 win.

    Paige Oldham was a large part of limiting Sacred Heart’s offense, with the Collins pitcher going seven innings with seven strikeouts.

  • Titans slow down Eastern

    Coming into Tuesday’s senior night, the Collins baseball team showcased its veteran talent in a 7-4 win over Eastern to close the 2017 home campaign.

    Both teams jumped out aggressively on offense, with both the Titans (19-15) and Eagles (18-14) plating two runs apiece to kick off the game.

    But it was Collins whose pitching ended up prevailing, with starter Will Hisle settling in after a high-scoring first inning.

  • Collins fishing takes 8th at...

    In its first year of competition under the KHSAA banner, Collins’ fishing program has accomplished a great deal.

    The Titans can now add a top-10 finish at state to the team’s resume after taking eighth-place over the weekend at Kentucky Lake in Gilbertsville.

    Anglers Ian Nation and Jack Swindler hauled in a pair of fish that ended up catapulting the two into top-10 contention after the pair of days.

  • Rockets offense explodes in 2...

    In Monday’s home matchup with Moore, Shelby County baseball used an aggressive mindset on the basepaths and stayed hot in the batter’s box to defeat the Mustangs 8-6.

    The Rockets (14-15-1) capitalized on five errors by Moore (16-9), with five of its eight runs coming unearned in the win.

  • Collins drops weekend twinbill...

    The Collins baseball team struggled through a pair of games against North Bullitt and Bullitt East on Saturday afternoon.

    The Titans (18-14) were outscored by a combined 23-14 on the way to dropping both games.

    Collins struggled throw strikes in the opener against North Bullitt.

    As a team, the Eagles used a keen eye to draw 10 walks, and shelled three Titan pitchers for 10 earned runs, running away with the game late.