Today's Sports

  • Cougars beat Barren County for...

    GLASGOW – Grayson County claimed its second straight win Oct. 19, defeating host Barren County 25-3 in a non-district football matchup.
    With the win, Grayson County improved to 6-3 on the season.
    Running back Q’Daryius McHenry led Grayson County to the win, rushing 14 times for 162 yards and two touchdowns. McHenry ranked as Grayson County’s leading rusher and top receiver, hauling in three receptions for 77 yards and one touchdown.
    As a team, Grayson County rushed 33 times for 301 yards and three touchdowns.

  • Grayson falls to Owensboro...

    GREENVILLE – Grayson County’s latest volleyball campaign ended one week after the Lady Cougars finished runner-up in the 12th District tournament.
    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.
    Owensboro Catholic beat the Lady Cougars 25-13, 25-15, 25-12.

  • Cougars end season in region...

    OWENSBORO – The Gray­son County Cougars’ postseason run ended Oct. 16 in the semifinals of the 3rd Region boys’ soccer tournament, when eventual regional champion Daviess County shut out Grayson County 10-0.
    Grayson County ended its season 11-8-0 with the loss.
    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.
    Matthew Haycraft and Chase Minton netted one goal apiece for the Cougars in the postseason victory.

  • Lady Cougars suffer shutout loss...

    BRANDENBURG – Grayson County fell to eventual regional champion Owensboro Catholic in the opening round of the 3rd Region girls’ soccer tournament Oct. 15. Owensboro Catholic blanked the Lady Cougars 10-0.
    With the loss, Grayson County ended its season 9-12-0.
    Grayson County goalkeeper Courtney Vincent was challenged throughout the region tournament match. Vincent recorded 45 saves in the season-ending setback.

  • 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.

  • 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...

    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.

  • Youth hunters post good results

    By Kevin Kelly
    Kentucky Afield Outdoors
    FRANKFORT — Many deer hunters rejoiced recently over a break in a weather pattern that had been alternating between stifling heat and soaking rains.
    A cool down coincided with the two-day gun season for youth deer hunters and the two-day October muzzleloader season. It also excited archery and crossbow hunters getting into the woods, blinds and tree stands.

  • Lady Cougars blank Ohio County 2...

    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.

  • Grayson County shuts out...

    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.