Today's Sports

  • Erin Gonterman contributes to...

    The Trimble Banner
    Former Trimble County “Runnin’ Raider” Erin Gonterman helped lead her Berea College Mountaineers cross country team to the United States Collegiate Athletic Association Women’s Cross Country Championship last weekend in the Florida heat at Lakeland, Fla. Berea’s ladies were the class of the 23-team field in the competition. Berea swept the USCAA competition by also winning the Men’s Championship in the event.

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  • Three ‘Runnin’ Raiders’ qualify...

    The Trimble Banner
    Three “Runnin’ Raiders” will be competing Saturday in the Class A State Cross Country Meet in Lexington. Seniors Brennan Kunkel and Johnathan Papai and seventh grader Eliza Weston qualified for the prestigious event based on their performances last Saturday in the Class A Region 5 Meet held at Masterson Station Park in Lexington.

  • Trimble grid season concludes...

    Landmark News Service
    The Carroll Count Panthers secured a spot in the district playoffs Friday night, defeating Trimble County 52-22 at Panther Field. With a week 11 bye, the Raiders end the season winless, 0-10.
    Trimble head coach Justin Franklin said it was more disappointing not being in the playoffs than it was being shutout this season.

  • Bearcats hammer Trimble, 49-14

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Raiders were tripped up by Walton-Verona, 49-14, Friday in the Raiders’ final home outing of the 2015 season.
    The temperatures were dropping when the 0-8 Raiders hosted the 3-4 Bearcats. The Raiders entered the contest scoring an average of just 7.5 points per game while the Bearcats were scoring about 23 points per game. The Bearcats had opened the season at 0-4, but won their last three consecutive games before coming to play the Raiders.

  • Lady Raiders top Williamstown to...

    The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Lady Raiders closed their regular season with a 2-0 win over Williamstown Tuesday, Oct. 13. In the process Trimble feted two seniors who made the final home appearance of their high school volleyball careers.
    The Lady Raiders eked out a 28-26 win in the first game before settling down to win the second game, 25-10.

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  • Trimble tripped up by W-V

    Landmark News Services
    On Volley for a Cure night Trimble County ran into a tough Walton-Verona team as the Lady Raiders dropped a 2-0 (25-17, 25-19) match October 7.
    “Walton-Verona is a good team,” Trimble County head Coach Ruth Staples said. “They have more wins this season than anyone else in the region.”

  • Lady Raiders sweep Carroll

    The News-Democrat
    The Trimble County Lady Raiders swept the Carroll County Lady Panthers in this year’s border battle, winning in Carrollton 2-0 (25-21, 25-15) Oct. 6.