http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sports/rss.xml en Shore anglers can get a foothold on muskellunge fishing http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/shore-anglers-can-get-foothold-muskellunge-fishing <p> By KEVIN KELLY<br /> Kentucky Afield Magazine<br /> FRANKFORT, Ky. &ndash; The weather can be erratic and water levels can fluctuate wildly, but spring brings with it some of the best muskellunge fishing of the year.<br /> Anglers looking to tangle with a big muskie are fortunate to have an abundance of options in Kentucky &ndash; from Cave Run, Buckhorn and Green River lakes and their tailwaters to native muskie streams like the Licking River along with Tygarts and Kinniconick creeks.<br /> Not having a boat doesn&rsquo;t mean you have to sit idly during this active time. Comings and goings in the Miss Madison race team http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/comings-and-goings-miss-madison-race-team <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/jimmyshane_0.jpg" alt="Jimmy Shane" title="Jimmy Shane" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Staff Report<br /> After rumors flew for several months, the Miss Madison Racing Team announced last week that Jimmy Shane, the 2013 H1 Unlimited Driver Champion, will be piloting the Oberto Unlimited hydroplane in 2014. Shane raced his first full season in the Unlimited series in 2012. He has quickly become the sport&rsquo;s rising star with six race wins, including back-to-back U.I.M. World Championships.<br /> 2014 H1 Unlimited schedule set http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/2014-h1-unlimited-schedule-set <p> Staff Report<br /> A boat isn’t necessary for productive early spring sauger and walleye fishing http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/boat-isn%E2%80%99t-necessary-productive-early-spring-sauger-and-walleye-fishing <p> By LEE McCLELLAN<br /> Kentucky Afield magazine<br /> FRANKFORT, Ky. &ndash; The cold, muddy water coursing through many rivers in Kentucky right now brings another round of dread in anglers. This situation seems depressing, but for anglers with level 10 cabin fever after this long, dark winter, it is good news.<br /> When the rivers clear and stabilize, the sauger and walleye fishing will take off downstream of Green River Lake, Lake Cumberland, Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley.<br /> Baseball action http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/baseball-action <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/ckg_sleeve.jpg" alt="Blake Abel is pictured at the plate (left photo) proudly displaying the initials &quot;CKG&quot; on his right sleeve during a recent Trimble County High School baseball game. The Raiders added the initials to their uniforms this season in memory of Chris Goodin, a beloved team member and classmate. Abel is Goodin&#039;s cousin. Trimble&#039;s baseball team travels to Oldham County tonite and Owen County tomorrow before hosting Southwestern at 11 a.m. Saturday. " title="Blake Abel is pictured at the plate (left photo) proudly displaying the initials &quot;CKG&quot; on his right sleeve during a recent Trimble County High School baseball game. The Raiders added the initials to their uniforms this season in memory of Chris Goodin, a beloved team member and classmate. Abel is Goodin&#039;s cousin. Trimble&#039;s baseball team travels to Oldham County tonite and Owen County tomorrow before hosting Southwestern at 11 a.m. Saturday. " align="left" hspace="6" /> Softball action http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/softball-action-0 <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/weaver_def.jpg" alt="Third baseman Sydney Weaver makes a play to first baseman Shelbe Black to throw out a runner during a recent home game. Weather has played havoc with spring sports in recent weeks. Trimble&#039;s softball team hosts Carroll County tomorrow night. " title="Third baseman Sydney Weaver makes a play to first baseman Shelbe Black to throw out a runner during a recent home game. Weather has played havoc with spring sports in recent weeks. Trimble&#039;s softball team hosts Carroll County tomorrow night. " align="left" hspace="6" /> Trimble’s Lawhorn/Hess duo win NCKC doubles tournament http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/trimble%E2%80%99s-lawhornhess-duo-win-nckc-doubles-tournament <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dbls_tennis.jpg" alt="Trimble girls&#039; doubles teammates Alex Lawhorn (left) and Micah Hess are pictured in action at the Trimble County Athletic Complex. The pair won the North Central Kentucky Conference girls&#039; doubles tournament Saturday." title="Trimble girls&#039; doubles teammates Alex Lawhorn (left) and Micah Hess are pictured in action at the Trimble County Athletic Complex. The pair won the North Central Kentucky Conference girls&#039; doubles tournament Saturday." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By DAVE TAYLOR<br /> The Trimble Banner<br /> Trimble County High School&rsquo;s doubles pairing of Alex Lawhorn and Micah Hess won the girls&rsquo; doubles tournament in the North Central Kentucky Conference Meet, held at the Trimble Athletic Complex over the weekend. Overall, however, Carroll County emerged victorious in the team competition in both girls&rsquo; and boys&rsquo; action.<br /> School records tumble in Louisville track meet http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/school-records-tumble-louisville-track-meet <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/track.jpg" alt="Trimble&#039;s 4x400 meter relay team posed for a photo during Friday’s track meet at Louisville. Pictured are (from left): Christian Apel, Isaac Schwarz, Johnathan Papai and Tray Robbins." title="Trimble&#039;s 4x400 meter relay team posed for a photo during Friday’s track meet at Louisville. Pictured are (from left): Christian Apel, Isaac Schwarz, Johnathan Papai and Tray Robbins." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By DAVE TAYLOR<br /> The Trimble Banner<br /> Three new school records were achieved by Trimble&rsquo;s athletes as the Trimble County High School track team competed in the Louisville Track and Field Premier Classic, held at Louisville&rsquo;s Assumption High School Friday.<br /> Christian Apel lowered the school record for the 1600 meter run (also the mile) by more than 10 seconds to a time of 4:31.89. Johnathan Papai registered a new school mark in the 110 meter hurdles at 19.29. Daniel Rector set Trimble&rsquo;s new shot put record at 39 feet-four and a quarter inches.<br />