High School Sports

  • Cougars fall to South Warren

    LEITCHFIELD — Grayson County slipped into the loss column Sept. 14 for the first time in the 2018 football season, falling to South Warren, 41-7.
    With the loss, Grayson County dropped to 4-1, while South Warren moved to 5-0.
    The Cougars fell behind early and were forced to try playing catchup ball throughout the game. South Warren led, 41-0, at halftime.

  • Lady Cougars defeat Monroe, fall to Breckinridge

    For Grayson County High School’s girls’ soccer team, Thursday the 13th may become a new unlucky day.
    Playing at home Sept. 13, the Lady Cougars fell to Breckinridge County – the Lady Tigers’ first win ever over a Grayson County soccer team.
    With the 1-0 shutout, the Lady Cougars fell to 7-6 for the season.
    The six-year streak ended thanks to a goal by Lady Tigers senior Bailey Caster, who scored the game’s only goal in the first half.

  • Grayson County shuts out Portland Christian, Monroe

    LEITCHFIELD — The Cougars notched back-to-back boys’ high school soccer wins Sept. 14 and 15, blanking Portland Christian and Monroe County.
    The Cougars shut out Portland Christian 6-0, and pulled away to defeat Monroe County 10-0.
    The match with Portland Christian was Sept. 14. Matthew Haycraft (two goals, three assists) and Wyatt Schultz (two goals, two assists) led Grayson County to the shutout win. Chase Minton (one goal), Cody Watkins (one goal) and Curtis Schmidt (one assist) aided the Cougars in the victory.

  • Lady Cougars blank Ohio County 2-0

    HARTFORD — Grayson County claimed its fourth straight win Sept. 11 in the 2018 high school volleyball season, shutting out 3rd Region rival Ohio County 2-0.
    With the win, Grayson County improved to 11-4, while Ohio County dropped to 8-13.
    The Lady Cougars held on to defeat Ohio County, 25-22 in the first game, then topped Ohio County, 25-19 in the second game to prevail in the match.
    The Lady Cougars’ current win streak features additional victories over Muhlenberg County, Cloverport and 12th District rival Butler County.

  • Cougars soccer honors seniors

    Grayson County High School’s boys’ soccer team honored its senior members during ceremonies Sept. 15. Students were escorted onto the field by their families.

  • Lady Cougars soccer team salutes senior

    The Grayson County High School girls’ soccer team honored its lone senior, Temple Strader, during ceremeonies Sept. 10. She was escorted onto the field by her parents, Robin and David Strader.

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  • Lady Cougars notch wins over Christian, Breckinridge counties

    The Lady Cougars soccer team entered the week with a 6-3 record, after posting wins Aug. 28 over visiting Christian County and on the road Aug. 30 over Breckinridge County.
    The 2-1 victory over the Lady Tigers marked the fifth win in a row for Grayson County – a stretch in which the team has allowed only two goals.
    Now at 2-0 in district play, they head to Meade County Thursday night.

  • Richardson places well in tourney

    GCHS freshman Chase Richardson took to the tournament circuit this summer to gain some experience for the 2019 tennis season. He took runner-up in the men’s “C” category in the Luke Woodward Classic, a charity tournament named for a former 3rd Region player. Chase won three set tie-breakers before losing in the final round, 6-4, 6-1.