High School Sports

H.S. SOFTBALL | Male Hitting Plenty of Home Runs This Season

05/10/2018 10:11 AM

Male softball always seems to have plenty of talent on its roster. This season is no different. One of the players on this year’s team is senior Jenna Howell, who leads the state in home runs with 14 of them so far this season. “I’ve been working a lot on my swing over the summer and the fall, and this season, everything finally came together for me,” said Howell.  Read more 

H.S. FOOTBALL | Bob Beatty Continues to Find Success

05/03/2018 01:43 PM

Many high school football teams across the state are currently taking part in spring practice. One of those schools is Trinity High School. The Shamrocks are coming off their second straight KHSAA 6A state championship. Spectrum News’ Gary Fogle stopped by a Shamrocks’ spring practice earlier this week and learned that no matter how many spring practices head coach Bob Beatty runs, Beatty still gets excited about coaching:  Read more 

H.S. TRACK & FIELD | Kaleb McDonald Showing Off Her Speed

05/02/2018 02:55 PM

Jeffersontown High School’s Kaleb McDonald is having a big year. The 17-year-old junior has the fastest times in the state this year in the 100, 200 and 400 meter sprints. Spectrum News’ Gary Fogle has the story:  Read more 

Picture Perfect: Classmate Draws Romeo Langford And Highlights Accomplishments

04/30/2018 10:25 AM

New Albany senior cheerleader and artist Lili Kaelin has a special gift in drawing portraits. Kaelin says it was important for her to draw New Albany senior basketball star and classmate Romeo Langford before he graduated and moved on to the next chapter in his life. The drawing has been entered into a very prestigious competition called the “Congressional.” As part of the contest, congressmen from each state choose their favorite artwork to be placed in their home state capitol... Read more 

H.S. FOOTBALL | KCD Using New, Safer Helmets Next Season

04/25/2018 04:34 PM

The high school football season is months away, but programs are already getting work done to prepare for the 2018 campaign. That includes the Kentucky Country Day football program. KCD is coming off a successful season, making it to the KHSAA 1A quarterfinal round of the state tournament. The Bearcats finished with an overall record of 11-2. Head coach Matthew Jones joined Sports Night on Wednesday to discuss the program’s upcoming season and its decision to use the VICIS ZERO1 helmet in... Read more 

H.S. FISHING | Collins Bass Fishing Team Grows in Second Year

04/25/2018 04:22 PM

Wednesday night’s edition of Sports Night was a “County Connection” episode featuring Shelby County. As a result, the show featured the Collins High School bass fishing team. The Titans took part in the KHSAA Region 2 Tournament this past weekend, weighing in five different teams. Anglers Justin Terrill and Jack Swindler talked about the growth they saw in the program during its second year: Meanwhile, Swinder and teammate Bobby Shaver also talked about a superstition they have while out on the boat:  Read more 

H.S. BASEBALL | Remembering PRP Head Coach Bill Miller

04/24/2018 08:05 PM

Pleasure Ridge Park High School baseball head coach Bill Miller passed away on Monday. He was 68. Miller had been battling stage-IV lung cancer since 2015. Miller was the head coach of the Panthers’ baseball program for 39 years, winning six state championships with the team, while collecting a state-record 1,144 victories in the process. The Courier-Journal’s Jason Frakes joined Sports Night on Tuesday to reflect on the life and career of Miller: Miller was inducted into the KHSAA Hall of Fame this past weekend.... Read more 

H.S. ATHLETICS | Covington Catholic Siblings Having Memorable Year

03/29/2018 01:16 AM

Covington Catholic fans have had plenty to cheer about this school year. The Colonels’ football team won the 2017 KHSAA football 5A state championship in December. The Colonels’ boys basketball team followed that up earlier this month by winning the 2018 KHSAA Sweet 16 state championship. “The one word I would use to describe this year, winning two state championships, obviously in football and basketball definitely would be ‘fun,’” said sophomore Michael Mayer, a member of both championship teams. “I mean, it’s... Read more 

H.S. BASKETBALL | Covington Catholic Wins the Boys' Sweet Sixteen State Basketball Tournament

03/18/2018 03:55 PM

The Covington Catholic boys basketball team won the 2018 Whitaker Bank / KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen State Basketball Tournament on Sunday Afternoon. The Colonels defeated Scott County 73-55 to win the second title in the school’s history and the first since 2014. The game was a rematch of the 2014 State Championship when CovCath topped Scott County in overtime, 59-51. In the first half, Iowa signee and CovCath senior guard C.J. Fredrick scored 14 points to push the Colonels to a 32-25... Read more 

H.S. BASKETBALL | Scott County, Warren Central Each Win Early Sweet 16 Games Friday

03/16/2018 06:05 PM

The 2018 Whitaker Bank / KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen State Basketball Tournament continued on Friday afternoon with a pair of quarterfinal round games inside Rupp Arena. In the first game of the day, Scott County topped Corbin 73-62. In the second game of the day, Warren Central beat Pikeville 74-57. Scott County will play Pikeville in one of the tournament’s semifinal round match-ups on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. ET. Read more 


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