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Today's Sports

  • Fourth title out of reach

    Trimble County High School hosted the 2014 All “A” volleyball tournament Saturday, Sept. 13.

    The team was hoping for its fourth championship title in as many years, but that was not to be.

  • Raiders break losing streak on...

    The Trimble County High School Football Raiders finally raised their hands in victory after trouncing the Jackson County Generals, 30-22, on Friday, Sept. 12.

    This is the first win since the Raiders defeated the Clinton County Bulldogs, 10-8, on Aug. 12, 2012.

    The 20-game winless drought came to an end last Friday night when the Raiders beat the Jackson County Generals 30-22.

  • NASCAR invades Kentucky this...

    Kentucky Speedway
    SPARTA, Ky. - When NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Brian Vickers learned Kentucky Speedway’s 1.5-mile tri-oval is being billed as the roughest track on the circuit, he quickly replied with an affirmative, “mission accomplished. It’s extremely rough, extraordinarily rough.”

  • Raider cagers busy in June

    The Trimble County boys’ basketball team has had a very busy month of June, according to Varsity Coach Johnny Leep.
    The team has played more than 40 games during the past month. The Raiders traveled to Transylvania University to participate in Brian Lanes Team Camp. Trimble County had 25 boys participate in the camp ranging from 6th grade to 12th grade. The team also traveled to Asbury University to participate in Asbury’s team camp.

  • There’s a new kid in town:...

    New Oberto/Miss Madison driver Jimmy Shane spent Saturday in the team’s boat shop in downtown Madison getting fitted for the cockpit and acclimating himself to his new surroundings. The 2013 H1 Unlimited Series High Point Driving Champion was hired during the off-season to succeed longtime fan favorite Steve David who retired at the end of last year’s campaign.

  • Racing teams gearing up for 2014...

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    The 2014 H1 Unlimited Hydroplane racing season gets underway in two weeks. Hydro enthusiasts from all over the country will descend on the local area for the Madison Regatta, featuring the Indiana Governor’s Cup Race, over the July 4 weekend.
    Volunteers with Madison Regatta, Inc., hope for outstanding weather and river levels for this year’s event after high water cancelled the racing activities a year ago.

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  • Trimble’s Lawhorn/Hess duo win...

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    Trimble County High School’s doubles pairing of Alex Lawhorn and Micah Hess won the girls’ 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’ and boys’ action.

  • School records tumble in...

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    Three new school records were achieved by Trimble’s athletes as the Trimble County High School track team competed in the Louisville Track and Field Premier Classic, held at Louisville’s Assumption High School Friday.
    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’s new shot put record at 39 feet-four and a quarter inches.