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Today's Sports

  • Oldham leads Collins past Shelby

    Starting pitcher Paige Oldham did a bit of everything for Collins softball to help top rival Shelby County on Saturday afternoon.

    Oldham led the team at the plate, with three hits and two RBIs, while tossing four-and-a-third innings, allowing the Titans to mount a comeback win over the Rockets.

    Down 3-1 after just one inning, Collins (14-4-1) added three runs of its own in the third, along with one final run in the fourth to close out SCHS (5-5-1) by a score of 5-4 and take its 14th win of the year.

  • Shelby halts rally for win over...

    Saturday’s matchup between Shelby County and Eastern came down to a bang-bang play in the final inning when Brandon Davis brought the game to an end.

    Eastern (8-9) was in the midst of a two-run, two-out rally in the top of the seventh inning when the Eagles’ base runner thought he should test Davis’ arm. And Davis passed with flying colors, gunning down the runner attempting to go from first to third. The outfield assist gave the Rockets (8-8-1) the 5-3 win.

  • Oldham, Butler trip up Titans

    The Titans ended a trio of weekend games with a loss at the hands of Oldham County on Saturday morning.

    The Colonels (9-8-1) peppered runs throughout each of the six innings en route to the 14-4 win while allowing the Titans (11-10) few opportunities to score.

    Despite the disparity in the final score, Collins was out hit by just a 10-8 margin. But a pair of big hits by Oldham put the game out of reach.

  • Lady Rocket Invitational...

    In addition to its loss to Collins on Saturday, Shelby County softball ended its slate of weekend games with a win, a loss, and a tie to close out the Lady Rocket Invitational Tournament.

    Shelby County 8, Williamstown 0
    While Shelby’s weekend slate may have opened on a rocky note, the Rockets ended Saturday with a strong showing against Williamstown (9-4).

    SCHS plated six runs in the first two innings while not allowing the Demons to do much of anything offensively.

  • Collins wins three in tourney...

    In addition to the Collins softball team’s win over Shelby County on Saturday, the Titans (14-5-1) turned in a successful weekend, winning three of its five contests against visiting teams, while dropping one game in the Lady Rocket Invitational over the weekend.

    “I thought we played really well this weekend,” Titans coach Charlie LeCompte said. “Paige and Carson each pitched well, and kept us in every single game we were in.”

  • Hisle leads Collins past DeSales

    It wasn’t Will Hisle’s day to pitch.

    Heading into Wednesday night’s matchup at DeSales, pitcher Tanner Brown was originally slated to start for Collins. But during warm-ups, Brown suffered a finger injury on his throwing hand, and was scratched from his start.

    Enter Hisle, who turned in one of the best outings of the season for the Titans (10-8) on the mound, picking up the win in a complete game performance.

  • Shelby holds off Western Hills

    Shelby County softball battled through a rocky start and a slow finish Tuesday night but in between the Rockets picked up an impressive 8-6 win over visiting Western Hills.

    Western Hills had capitalized on key defensive mistakes early, giving the Wolverines a 3-0 advantage over the Rockets after the first half inning of play.

    But the bottom of the first showed the determination of SCHS (4-2), when noted power hitter Elizabeth Ivers stepped to the plate with teammate Haley Vermillion waiting on first.

  • Collins boys take 2nd at Oldham...

    With another meet under its belt, the Collins boys’ track and field squad is showing marked improvement.

    The Titans, along with Shelby County, competed in the Oldham County All-Comers meet on Tuesday, with Collins taking second in the boys’ standings and SCHS finishing one spot behind them.

    Collins ended the boys’ section of the meet with 72 points, two behind Moore, with Shelby earning 58 for a third-place finish.

  • Rockets sweep Bears

    Shelby County’s tennis team was firing on all cylinders on Wednesday afternoon, sweeping visiting Spencer County, 5-0.

    No. 1 singles player James Bradley kicked things off for the Rockets, defeating his opponent in two sets by scores of 6-2, 6-1.

    Second-ranked singles athlete Jake York followed suit with wins of 6-0 and 6-1 to move the Rockets to 2-0.

  • Titans take three in hosting duty

    Collins softball hosted its Spring Softball Bash over the weekend and may have found its hitting in the process.The Titans (9-4) piled up 38 hits over the course of four games and earned three wins in two days of action on Friday and Saturday.

    “I’m very proud of my team,” Titans coach Charlie LeCompte said. “I really like this team, I think we have a chance to do something special.”

    Christian County 11, Collins 10