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High School/Middle School

  • Ladies savor third straight title

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    “It’s been a long time coming!”
    Trimble coach Kerrie Stewart enjoyed a thrill of a lifetime Friday as she and her Lady Raiders finally cut down the nets from the Oldham County High School gymnasium after handily defeating longtime nemesis Oldham County, 64-48,  to claim the school’s third consecutive district title. This was a first, however. The previous titles had been won at North Oldham in 2015 and at home last year.

  • SENIOR NIGHT
  • Kaylee Clifford named Eighth Region Player of the Year

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    Trimble County Lady Raiders standout senior Kaylee Clifford has been named the Eighth Region Player of the Year and is one of 18 candidates in the running for the prestigious honor of Kentucky Miss Basketball. Teammate Shelbe Black was also named to the All Eighth Region Team.

  • Lady Raiders claim three wins in hectic schedule

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    Playing with perhaps a slight letdown following their recent Final Four appearance in the All A Classic, the Trimble County Lady Raiders nevertheless reeled off three victories in the past week, including a 47-26 drubbing of District 29 foe North Oldham on Friday, a 65-28 triumph over Henry County on Saturday and a 52-42 defeat of Gallatin County Monday night.

  • Raiders continue to show steady improvement

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    It is understandable if a casual fan may have dreaded the rematch between Trimble County’s boys’ varsity and visiting Walton-Verona Saturday. WV had worked the Raiders over pretty thoroughly when the two teams met in the opening round of the Eighth Region All A tournament last month. Pretty probably shouldn’t be used while mentioning that game as Trimble wound up on the short end of a 74-27 score.

  • Bow to Williamstown by 15

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Raiders battled strong against Williamstown Thursday, overcoming a seven-point halftime deficit to take a seven-point lead with 1:38 remaining to play in the third quarter. Unfortunately for Trimble, the wheels came off the Raider scoring machine in the final eight minutes of play and the visiting Demons left Bedford with a 67-52 win.

  • Pretty in Pink
  • Lady Raiders win NCKC championship convincingly

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Lady Raiders wrapped up the North Central Kentucky Conference championship Friday in convincing fashion by overpowering visiting Owen County by a 55-26 score.

  • Raiders celebrate Senior Night with impressive win

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    Trimble’s youthful Raiders came through for the team’s two seniors Monday, overpowering Thomas Nelson, 69-42, in the Raiders’ final home appearance of the 2016-17 season.
    “It was a good night for Senior Night. Donovan [Liter] and Adam [Young]both played well,” Trimble coach Stacey May said.

  • Raiders power past Brown

    Trimble County’s young Raider varsity picked up their second win of the season on Wednesday, Jan. 25, topping Brown in a thriller at home, 59-52.
    The Raiders were 19 of 46 from the field for 41 percent and sank 15 of 22 free throw attempts for 68 percent.
    Troy Grieshaber led the Raider offensive attack with 18 points. Evan Stevens had 12 points, Shane Mills 11, Reece Webster 9, Adam Young 6 and Logan Clifford 3.
    Mills was Trimble’s top rebounder with 9 caroms. Clifford and Stevens each pulled down 5 boards and Grieshaber had 4.