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Today's Sports

  • Note to team - leave the popcorn...

    Trimble County students were out of classes this week because of fall break. But while everyone, including the high school’s football team, was enjoying the break, the fun had to end sometime.

    Little did everyone know it would come to a screeching halt just before 8 p.m. Friday night.

    That was when the Raiders hosted the fourth-ranked Frankfort Panthers in a district match that ended with a crushing 6-56 loss for the home team.

  • CCHS cross-country meet results

    Carroll County High School hosted a cross country meet Tuesday, Sept. 23, at General Butler State Resort Park.

     

    CCHS Results

     

    Junior varsity or middle school 2,500-meter mixed run: Taylor Hill, 13:44.0, 23rd place.

     

    Varsity girls 5K run: Nikki Hill, 25:31.4,ninth place; Mikaila Woods, 27:29.6, 15th place; and Andrea Hardesty, 27:30.9, 16th place.

     

  • They came, they saw and they...

    Fans might have thought they were witnessing a running clinic when the Trimble County Raiders and Carroll County Panthers met Friday night for Trimble County football homecoming. It was a bad night for the Raider fans as the border rival Panthers walked off the field with a 45-26 win at the end of the fourth quarter.

    Throughout the game, the Raiders had trouble containing sophomore Zach Wise, who had 29 carries for 242 yards and four touchdowns. The individual effort by Wise made a tough situation worse for the Raiders.

  • North proves too strong for...

    By LARRY SULLIVAN JR.

    Special to The Trimble Banner

    When Trimble County traveled to North Oldham Sept. 29, the Lady Raiders volleyball team found it difficult to keep up with the powerhouse squad known as the Lady Mustangs.

  • Runnin’ Raiders travel...

    The Runnin’ Raiders ran in the Madison Courier Invitational this weekend.

    The race was held Sept. 27 at Hanover College, the NCAA Division III National College Championship XC course. Teams such as Silver Creek (IN), Switzerland County (IN), Madison (IN), Austin (IN), Scottsburg (IN), Charlestown (IN), New Washington (IN), Shawe Memorial (IN), Rising Sun (IN), Carroll County (KY), and Southwestern (IN) competed in the meet.

  • Never say quit

    By SHARON GRAVES

    The News-Democrat

     

    It took 15 years, but Juan Fernandez won his first Jim Ramsey Tennis Tournament this past weekend.

    The tournament, an annual event for 28 years, was held Saturday, Sept. 27,  at the county’s Robert M. Westrick Memorial Park. The tournament is named for Ramsey, a fellow Carroll County High School alumni of organizer Doug Fothergill’s, who died in an an automobile accident two years after graduation.

  • A new start needed for Raider...

    By LARRY SULLIVAN JR.

    Special to The Trimble Banner

    It’s been a long, rocky, country road for the Trimble County football team, 1-3.

  • Runnin’ Raiders sweep...

    Last week the Runnin’ Raiders competed in and swept the Carroll County NCKC meet.

    Teams such as Williamstown, Owen, Henry, Carroll, and Gallatin County competed in the Sept. 23 meet.

  • Volleyball Panthers’...

    By ANGELA WOODS

    CCHS Correspondent

    The Lady Panthers had good times and bad times during home games last week against Oldham County and Trimble County.

    On Thursday, Sept. 25, the Carroll County High School team worked long and hard, but lost to Oldham County, 25-13 and 25-9.  Oldham is the No. 1 seed in the district.

    But it was good practice as they prepare for the upcoming Class A state tournament.

  • Boys golf team takes 7-0 record...

    Trimble County boys golf looked great as they headed into this week’s regional tournament.

    With a record of 7-0 for the season, the future looked promising when the team met on the green at Kenton County’s The Willows golf course Sept. 29.

    Ranked one of the hardest courses in the state, Raider players discovered why The Willows back 9 is said to be among the top 3 toughest in the state.

    Despite not claiming a region victory, the boys golf team, like other Raider athletic clubs, did not go down without a fight Monday.