http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sports/rss.xml en HomeStreet/Miss Madison wins San Diego race, repeats as national high point champion http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/homestreetmiss-madison-wins-san-diego-race-repeats-national-high-point-champion <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/natl_champ.jpg" alt="Miss Madison, pictured in a qualifying run during the Madison Regatta in July, wrapped up its first season representing new sponsor HomeStreet Bank with a win in Sunday&#039;s race at San Diego and securing the team&#039;s third consecutive national championship." title="Miss Madison, pictured in a qualifying run during the Madison Regatta in July, wrapped up its first season representing new sponsor HomeStreet Bank with a win in Sunday&#039;s race at San Diego and securing the team&#039;s third consecutive national championship." align="left" hspace="6" width="112" height="85" /><p> By Craig Fjarlie<br /> Special to The Trimble Banner<br /> SAN DIEGO--Jimmy Shane drove U-1 Miss HomeStreet Bank/Miss Madison to a convincing victory at the HomeStreet Bayfair Regatta for the Bill Muncey Cup on Mission Bay Sunday. He took the lead going into the first turn of the winner-take-all final heat and was never seriously challenged.&nbsp;<br /> Steve David steps down as H1 Unlimited Chairman http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/steve-david-steps-down-h1-unlimited-chairman <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/madej_david.jpg" alt="Steve David (right) is shown in conversation with H1 Unlimited media consultant Bruce Madej during the Madison Regatta in July." title="Steve David (right) is shown in conversation with H1 Unlimited media consultant Bruce Madej during the Madison Regatta in July." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By DAVE TAYLOR<br /> The Trimble Banner<br /> Longtime fan favorite Steve David has stepped down as chairman of H1 Unlimited after two seasons at the helm. David is a retired champion driver who competed in Unlimited hydroplanes from 1988 through 2013. David served as driver for the Miss Madison Racing Team from 2001 until his retirement. During all of those years the team was sponsored by the Oberto Sausage Company.<br /> Berea College honors Erin Gonterman http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/berea-college-honors-erin-gonterman <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/erin_gonterman_0.jpg" alt="Erin Gonterman" title="Erin Gonterman" align="left" hspace="6" width="71" height="85" /><p> Erin Gonterman&nbsp;of&nbsp;Berea College earned last week&rsquo;s Women&rsquo;s Cross Country Runner of the Week honors. At the Centre Invitational, Erin finished third overall in the race with a time of 20:19 in the 5k. The Berea College Mountaineers finished first to capture the team title. Centre finished second, Asbury third and Kentucky State fourth in the meet. Gonterman, a junior, is a Trimble County High School graduate. Her parents are Mickey Gonterman and Betsy Gonterman.</p> Football falls at Ludlow http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/football-falls-ludlow <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/football_09-22.jpg" alt="The Trimble County High School Raider offensive team is pictured lined up during the 54-0 defeat against Ludlow High School in Ludlow last Friday. With the loss the Raiders fall to 1-4 on the season." title="The Trimble County High School Raider offensive team is pictured lined up during the 54-0 defeat against Ludlow High School in Ludlow last Friday. With the loss the Raiders fall to 1-4 on the season." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /> Trimble has strong week despite losses to Oldham and Ballard http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/trimble-has-strong-week-despite-losses-oldham-and-ballard <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/shelbe_vball.jpg" alt="Trimble senior Shelbe Black slams the ball down the throats of two Oldham County Lady Colonels in volleyball action last week; however, Oldham defeated the Lady Raiders by a 3-0 score." title="Trimble senior Shelbe Black slams the ball down the throats of two Oldham County Lady Colonels in volleyball action last week; however, Oldham defeated the Lady Raiders by a 3-0 score." align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> By DAVE TAYLOR<br /> The Trimble Banner<br /> &ldquo;I think we should have beat them because I believe we&rsquo;re as good as they are. That&rsquo;s what is frustrating to me as a coach!&rdquo;<br /> Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Proper shotgun fundamentals critical to wingshooting success http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/kentucky-afield-outdoors-proper-shotgun-fundamentals-critical-wingshooting-success <p> FRANKFORT, Ky. &ndash; A dove comes into your section of the field on opening day. You crouch behind a row of sunflowers and excitedly wait for the dove to come into range.<br /> The dove keeps coming and you jump up, shoulder your shotgun and fire, followed by another shot and then another, none of them threatening the bird. The dove keeps flying out of the field.<br /> The opening weekend of dove season can bring frustration to wingshooters as dove hunters, even highly experienced ones, start missing shots they normally make. The misses snowball and aggravation mounts.<br /> ‘Runnin’ Raiders’ compete at Danville http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/%E2%80%98runnin%E2%80%99-raiders%E2%80%99-compete-danville <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/xc_girls_1.jpg" alt="Pictured at a recent cross country meet are four of Trimble County High School&#039;s lady &quot;Runnin&#039; Raiders.&quot; From left they are: Rachel Liter, Hannah Congleton, Savannah Dunlap and Tessa Chilton." title="Pictured at a recent cross country meet are four of Trimble County High School&#039;s lady &quot;Runnin&#039; Raiders.&quot; From left they are: Rachel Liter, Hannah Congleton, Savannah Dunlap and Tessa Chilton." align="left" hspace="6" width="98" height="85" /><p> By DAVE TAYLOR<br /> The Trimble Banner<br /> Trimble County&rsquo;s &ldquo;Runnin&rsquo; Raiders&rdquo; were in action Saturday at the E.G. Plummer Invitational cross country meet at Danville. Trimble&rsquo;s girls fielded enough runners to compile team scores in the event. The varsity girls placed seventh out of 11 teams, although 20 schools sent runners to compete. Trimble&rsquo;s middle school girls placed third out of 10 teams.<br /> Trimble blasted by Bishop Brossart http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/trimble-blasted-bishop-brossart <p> By TODD POLLOCK<br /> Special to The Trimble Banner<br /> It was homecoming for the Trimble County High School Football Raiders last Friday night when they hosted the Bishop Brossart Mustangs. The early going of the game was rough for both teams. During the first minute and a half of play, there were two fumbles by each team. Unfortunately for the Raiders, the Mustangs settled down and went on to blow out the Raiders 31-0 before half time.<br />