Today's Sports

  • Johnston takes over as Lady...

    One of the top student-athletes in Grayson County High School history is poised to begin his career as a head coach there.
    Travis Johnston has been selected as the coach of the GCHS girls’ basketball program. He replaces Daniel Pharris, who resigned in mid-May to pursue a career in administration.

  • Brescia finishes season at...

    Brescia University men’s track and field team finished its 2017 season with a sixth-place finish at the River States Conference Championship in Pittsburgh.

  • Youth Tennis

    Grayson County’s Owen Brown recently captured his third tennis title of the summer. Owen, a seventh-grader at Grayson County Middle School, recently took top honors in his division of the IGA Tournament in Bowling Green. The tournament is hosted by the Central Kentucky Tennis Association. Owen is the son of Chris and Amanda Brown.  Maxton Cummings, a freshman at Grayson County High School, was the runner-up in his division at the IGA Tournament. He lost 6-1, 6-2 to Keegan Christensen. Maxton is the son of Marty and Jenny Cummings.

  • Youth Tennis

    Two Grayson Countians recently captured top titles in the USTA Elizabethtown Youth Singles Tennis Tournament. Mackenzie Edwards, left, a senior at Grayson County High School and the daughter of Mike and Gail Edwards, and Owen Brown, a seventh grader at Grayson County Middle School and the son of Chris and Amanda Brown, were named tops in their respective divisions.

  • Lady Cougars to face Nelson...

    Grayson County will meet Nelson County in the Bluegrass Cellular Classic at Central Hardin on Jan. 14. Tip-off is set for 1 p.m. EST.
    The Lady Cougars, under the direction of head coach Daniel Pharris, entered the week 10-5.
    Nelson County’s Lady Cardinals, under the tutelage of head coach Kelly Wood, packed a 13-2 record into the week.
    Grayson County was ranked sixth in the Third Region girls’ basketball standings as of Monday.

  • Cougars split two games

    OWENSBORO – Grayson County split a pair of games last week, falling short Jan. 7 in a bid to knock off Third Region rival Owensboro Catholic, while defeating Whitesville Trinity Jan. 3.
    Host Owensboro Catholic, one of the Third Region’s top-five teams, pulled away to defeat the Cougars, 59-50 at the Sportscenter, dropping the Cougars to a 7-8 record.

  • Lady Cougars level Whitesville...

    Grayson County easily rolled past Whitesville Trinity Jan. 3, winning 70-24.
    With the win, Grayson County improved to 10-5 overall and 2-0 in the 12th District.
    Whitesville Trinity dropped to 12-4 overall and 0-2 in the district.
    The Lady Cougars thrived offensively, building a lead early and pulling away to win convincingly.
    Grayson County shot 58.3 percent (28-of-48) from the field, went 12-of-22 (54.5 percent) from 3-point range and finished 2-of-5 (40 percent) from the free throw line.

  • Getting to know your new hunting...

    By Kevin Kelly
    Kentucky Afield Outdoors


     Grayson County High School’s Lady Cougars won one and lost two in a trio of recent girls’ basketball games.
    On Dec. 10 they were edged, 39-36, by Marshall County in the Independence Bank Classic, dropping their record to 3-2.
    Grayson County shot only 27 percent (10-of-37) from the field. The Lady Cougars fared better beyond the arc, shooting 31.6 percent (6-of-19) from 3-point range. They shot 83.3 percent (10-of-12) from the free throw line.


       Grayson County High School split a pair of boys’ basketball games recently, falling on the road to Central Hardin but winning at home over Cloverport. Central Hardin edged the Cougars, 56-54, in overtime in an non-district matchup Dec. 6, dropping the teams’ overall record to 1-2.