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High School/Middle School

  • Raiders open diamond season with win

    The Trimble County Raiders opened the 2011 baseball campaign with a 4-0 shutout over Owen County on March 22. Josh Baker drove in two runs with a double in the second inning to give the Raiders the early lead. Trimble added two runs in the fourth inning for the final tally.

    “It was a good outing defensively,” Trimble Head Coach Frank Ragland said. “We made the plays we needed. We were alert and talking to each other.”

  • Trimble cagers recognized for season achievements

    Monday night the Raider and Lady Raider basketball teams held their annual awards banquet in the high school cafeteria.  After an opening prayer by Lady Raider Jessica Ball, those present enjoyed desserts before the award ceremony began.

  • Lauster to resign as Raiders head coach

    Trimble County school officials will be on the hunt for a new boys’ varsity basketball coach before the 2011-12 season rolls around. Bob Lauster announced his intention to resign during the school’s annual awards banquet on Monday. Lauster verified his intentions in a statement sent via email to The Trimble Banner yesterday.

  • Raiders romp at Mason Dixon Games

    The Trimble County “Runnin’ Raiders” track team tested their skills against 24 Class A schools from around the state Saturday taking fourth place among the girls and seventh place among the boys. The event was the Mason Dixon Games, held at Louisville’s Broadbent Arena. The Mason Dixon Games is considered the Indoor State Track Championship in Kentucky.

  • TCHS track at Oldham

    The Trimble County High School “Runnin’ Raiders” competed in the Spring Thaw Classic at Oldham County High School in Buckner last weekend.
    Kyle Howdyshell took second place in the boys’ 3000-meter run, breaking the school record with a time of 10:05.20. Christian Apel placed fifth. Kylie Wilberding placed fifth in the girls’ 3000-meter run.
    In the girls’ 4x800-meter relay, Brandi Chappell, Jessica Cooley, Erin Gonterman & Morgan Chappell took third.

  • Raiders close cage season with District loss

    The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Raiders were ousted from post-season play early, falling on Feb. 22 to Oldham County 57-39 in the first round of the 29th District Tournament at South Oldham High School.
    Trimble trailed 14-6 after eight minutes of play and 27-13 at the half. The Raiders pulled to within 27-20 in the third quarter but trailed by 10, 32-22, after three quarters of play.

  • Ladies’ post-season hopes end in first round

    The Trimble Banner
    Trimble’s Lady Raiders closed out their 2010-11 basketball season on Feb. 22, falling to host South Oldham, 68-23, in the first round of the 29th District Tournament.

  • Panthers trounced again

    The Trimble Banner
    A layup by Paige Black early in the fourth quarter sparked a shift in momentum that drove the Trimble County Lady Raiders to a 47-42 triumph over visiting Carroll County last Wednesday.

  • Raiders enjoy big wins on hoops court

    The Trimble Banner

    It hasn’t been a banner year for the Trimble County Raiders varsity basketball team, but it has been exciting – particularly last week.

    On Saturday, the Raiders handed a 49-40 loss to the Williamstown Bearcats at this year’s Homecoming game – revenge for an earlier match up in which Williamstown took a 66-58 victory.

    That followed on the heels of a breath-taking win Tuesday, Feb. 1, against the Raiders’ arch rival, the Carroll County Panthers – also a home game.

  • Love for game, kids keeps Cornbread in the referee game

    By MIKE FIELDS
    Lexington Herald-Leader