https://www.graysonrecord.com/sports/rss.xml en Lady Cougars defeat Warren Central in season opener https://www.graysonrecord.com/content/lady-cougars-defeat-warren-central-season-opener <img src="https://www.graysonrecord.com/sites/www.graysonrecord.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/gr-20181206-girlsbasketball1.jpg" alt="Grayson County&#039;s Lauara Vincent battles for a rebound during the Lady Coungar&#039;s game Dec. 1 against Murray." title="Grayson County&#039;s Lauara Vincent battles for a rebound during the Lady Coungar&#039;s game Dec. 1 against Murray." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> LEITCHFIELD &mdash; The Grayson County Lady Cougars pulled away to win their 2018-19 basketball season opener, defeating the Warren Central Lady Dragons 49-29 Nov. 30.<br /> Warren Central slipped to 0-2 with the loss.<br /> The Lady Cougars, under the direction of head coach Josh Basham, shot 46.8 percent (22-of-47) from the field and finished 4-of-11 from the free throw line. The team had trouble beyond the arc though, connecting on only one of 11 3-point field goal attempts.<br /> The team owned<br /> numerous double<br /> Cougars off to a 2-1 start on 2018-19 season https://www.graysonrecord.com/content/cougars-2-1-start-2018-19-season <p> OWENSBORO &mdash; Grayson County prevailed on the road in its 2018-19 basketball season opener, topping Apollo 66-45 Nov. 27.<br /> Grayson County opened its season 1-0 while the Eagles dropped to 1-1, after defeating Hancock County 61-56 in their season opener one night earlier.<br /> Q&rsquo;Daryius McHenry led the Cougars to the win, scoring 24 points, grabbing six rebounds and dishing out four assists.<br /> Accompanying McHenry in double figures, Spencer Sharp scored 22 points and Nolan Shartzer netted 10 points.<br /> GCMS runner places in national championship https://www.graysonrecord.com/content/gcms-runner-places-national-championship <img src="https://www.graysonrecord.com/sites/www.graysonrecord.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/gr-20181206-peyton_nash.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Peyton Nash, an eighth grader at Grayson County Middle School, finished 10th Dec. 1 at the AAU national track championship in Knoxville, Tenn. There were 300 runners from 42 states in Peyton&rsquo;s event.</p> Cougars beat Barren County for second straight win https://www.graysonrecord.com/content/cougars-beat-barren-county-second-straight-win <p> GLASGOW &ndash; Grayson County claimed its second straight win Oct. 19, defeating host Barren County 25-3 in a non-district football matchup.<br /> With the win, Grayson County improved to 6-3 on the season.<br /> Running back Q&rsquo;Daryius McHenry led Grayson County to the win, rushing 14 times for 162 yards and two touchdowns. McHenry ranked as Grayson County&rsquo;s leading rusher and top receiver, hauling in three receptions for 77 yards and one touchdown.<br /> As a team, Grayson County rushed 33 times for 301 yards and three touchdowns.<br /> Grayson falls to Owensboro Catholic in region tourney https://www.graysonrecord.com/content/grayson-falls-owensboro-catholic-region-tourney <p> GREENVILLE &ndash; Grayson County&rsquo;s latest volleyball campaign ended one week after the Lady Cougars finished runner-up in the 12th District tournament.<br /> The Lady Cougars fell to Owensboro Catholic in the opening round of the 3rd Region tournament Oct. 16. Owensboro Catholic, the champion out of the 9th District, blanked the Lady Cougars 3-0.<br /> Owensboro Catholic beat the Lady Cougars 25-13, 25-15, 25-12.<br /> Cougars end season in region semifinals https://www.graysonrecord.com/content/cougars-end-season-region-semifinals <img src="https://www.graysonrecord.com/sites/www.graysonrecord.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/gr-20181025-boyssoccer.jpg" alt="Grayson County High School boys&#039; soccer players Matthew Haycraft, left, and Christian Dennis were named to the 3rd Region boys&#039; soccer all-tournament team." title="Grayson County High School boys&#039; soccer players Matthew Haycraft, left, and Christian Dennis were named to the 3rd Region boys&#039; soccer all-tournament team." align="left" hspace="6" width="112" height="85" /><p> OWENSBORO &ndash; The Gray&shy;son County Cougars&rsquo; postseason run ended Oct. 16 in the semifinals of the 3rd Region boys&rsquo; soccer tournament, when eventual regional champion Daviess County shut out Grayson County 10-0.<br /> Grayson County ended its season 11-8-0 with the loss.<br /> Before that, the team made school history with its first-ever regional tournament win, blanking Muhlenberg County 2-0 in the opening round of the tournament Oct. 15.<br /> Matthew Haycraft and Chase Minton netted one goal apiece for the Cougars in the postseason victory.<br /> Lady Cougars suffer shutout loss to Owensboro Catholic https://www.graysonrecord.com/content/lady-cougars-suffer-shutout-loss-owensboro-catholic <img src="https://www.graysonrecord.com/sites/www.graysonrecord.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/gr-20181025-girlssoccer.jpg" alt="Grayson County&#039;s Matte Milam and Ellie Evans, not pictured, were named to the 3rd Region girls&#039; soccer all-tournament team during the championship match Oct. 18." title="Grayson County&#039;s Matte Milam and Ellie Evans, not pictured, were named to the 3rd Region girls&#039; soccer all-tournament team during the championship match Oct. 18." align="left" hspace="6" width="64" height="85" /><p> BRANDENBURG &ndash; Grayson County fell to eventual regional champion Owensboro Catholic in the opening round of the 3rd Region girls&rsquo; soccer tournament Oct. 15. Owensboro Catholic blanked the Lady Cougars 10-0.<br /> With the loss, Grayson County ended its season 9-12-0.<br /> Grayson County goalkeeper Courtney Vincent was challenged throughout the region tournament match. Vincent recorded 45 saves in the season-ending setback.</p> Cougars fall to South Warren https://www.graysonrecord.com/content/cougars-fall-south-warren <p> LEITCHFIELD &mdash; Grayson County slipped into the loss column Sept. 14 for the first time in the 2018 football season, falling to South Warren, 41-7.<br /> With the loss, Grayson County dropped to 4-1, while South Warren moved to 5-0.<br /> The Cougars fell behind early and were forced to try playing catchup ball throughout the game. South Warren led, 41-0, at halftime.<br />