Today's Sports

  • Cougars drop district game

    By Community First Sports

    LEITCHFIELD - Grayson County had a six-game winning streak halted as visiting John Hardin prevailed 35-32 in a Class 5A, District 3 game at Cougar Stadium on Friday night.

    The victory allowed John Hardin to earn a spot in the 2014 Class 5A State Playoffs.
    With the win, John Hardin improved to 3-6 overall and 2-2 in Class 5A, District 3.
    Following the loss, Grayson County dropped to 7-2 overall and 3-1 in the district.

  • Gary leading Cougars in passing...

    By Community First Sports
    LEITCHFIELD - Senior quarterback Talon Gary is leading the Grayson County football team in both passing in receiving. Heading into its regular-season finale versus Russell County, Grayson County is 7-2 overall.
    Through nine games, Gary has completed 37 passes for 711 yards and seven touchdowns. The productive Grayson County quarterback has rushed 161 times for 671 yards and 11 touchdowns through nine games.
    But the Grayson County offensive attack has been balanced.

  • Lady Cougars fall to Daviess...

    By Community First Sports

    OWENSBORO - The Grayson County Lady Cougars' season ended with a loss in the regional tournament early last week. Five different players provided scoring as Daviess County blanked Grayson County 8-0 in the opening round of the 3rd Region Girls' Soccer Tournament at Apollo on Monday, Oct. 20.
    With the win, Daviess County improved to 12-8-2 and advanced to the semifinals of the regional tournament.
    Following the loss, Grayson County concluded its latest campaign with a 9-5-1 overall record.

  • Saltsman headed into sophomore...

    Community First Sports
    OWENSBORO - Grayson County High School graduate Ethan Saltsman is headed into his sophomore season for the Brescia University men's basketball program. Saltsman is a 6-5 forward from Leitchfield.

  • Volleyball seniors honored

    Haley Tucker (left) was honored as members of the 12th District All Tournament Teams. Shelby Watkins (right) was honored as members of the 12th District All Academic Team.


  • South Fork, Licking River part...

    This article is the thirtieth in the periodic Blue Water Trails series highlighting the floating, fishing and tourism opportunities on Kentucky’s streams and rivers.

    FRANKFORT, Ky. – The pioneers settling along the verdant South Fork of Licking River in what is now Harrison County had a tenuous hold on their lands in 1780. The privations of carving crude civilization out of wilderness, the threat of attack by enraged Shawnee or their ilk, in addition to the whirlwind of the western theater of the Revolutionary War, all combined for a tough life.

  • GCMS seventh grade girls start...

    The seventh grade girls basketball team started its first season game at home with a basket from Bailey Snyder, assisted by Kenzie Renfrow. The girls continued scoring with a 6-0 run giving them a eight point lead at the 3:48 mark.
    Breckinridge got on the scoreboard with back-to-back baskets with 1:28 left making it 8-4. Hailey Woosley scored two baskets with a minute left to play at the end the first quarter, 12-4.

  • Lady Cougars finish runner-up in...

    By Community First Sports

    LEITCHFIELD - The Grayson County Lady Cougars finished runner-up to longtime rival Meade County in the 11th District Girls' Soccer Tournament. Meade County edged the Lady Cougars 2-1 on Wednesday.
    Meade County improved to 10-5-1 while district tournament Grayson County dropped to 9-4-1.
    Brittany Butler and Kourtnie Hersey scored one goal apiece for Meade County in the victory. Jaycee Serrano provided an assist on one of Meade County's two goals.

  • GCMS eighth grade takes 33-28 win

    The Lady Tigers started strong with a 4-0 run in the first game of the season for middle school girls basketball. The Cougars got their first basket from Kaylynne Armagost with a assist from Laura Vincent.
    Breckinridge was fouled and made both free throws to move ahead of the Cougars, 8-7, in the first quarter.
    Bailey Snyder went to the free throw line three times beginning in the second quarter. She hit two of six baskets from the line. The Tigers scored  at the 2:42 mark and took the lead, 12-9.

  • Vincent ties for sixth among...

    Grayson County senior Courtney Vincent had strong showing in the fourth annual Kentucky Golf Coaches Association Senior All-Star Tournament held at Heritage Hill Golf Club on Saturday in Shepherdsville.
    The Kentucky Golf Coaches Association conducts the Senior All-Star Tournament to promote high school golf for the student-athletes. The tournament fielded 39 of the top senior golfers in the state.