Area Sports

Coronavirus Pandemic (Covid-19) Brings Spring Sports To A Halt

By Editor | March 26, 2020

Is Springs Sports Officially Over For This Season? For The Sake Of The Seniors, Let’s Hope Not!   IVAN K. RICE l doctorofsports@aol.com   PARIS, KY –  The sporting world came to an abrupt halt earlier this month as league after league, high school, college and professional suspended, postponed or canceled operations amid the COVID-19 pandemic.…

Big Day On The Track For Bourbon’s Jesus Mendoza-solis And Bethany Simpson, As Well As Paris’ Taesha Speaks

By Editor | March 11, 2020

At The 2020 KTCCCA State Indoor Track And Field Championship   IVAN K. RICE I doctorofsports@aol.com   MAYSVILLE, KY – What a day for Bourbon County middle school seventh grader Jesus Mendoza-solis after he left the Mason County Indoor Athletic Complex with two state indoor titles after winning the 800 and 1600 meter run during…

Behind The Outstanding Play Of Eighth Grader Laiken Hardin, Lady Colonels Win First Region Tournament Game In 26 Years

By Editor | March 6, 2020

    Bourbon Will Play Campbell County Tonight With A Trip To The Title Game On The Line   IVAN K. RICE I doctorofsports@aol.com   ALEXANDRIA, KY – With his top guns struggling to put the ball in the basket against Mason County, Coach Bill Watson’s Bourbon County Lady Colonels needed someone to step up and…

Lady Colonels Will Take On The Lady Royals Tonight In The 10th Region Tournament

By Editor | March 3, 2020

Bourbon Will Be Looking For Their First Win At The Region Tournament In 26 Years   IVAN K. RICE I doctorofsports@aol.com   ALEXANDRIA, KY – From this area, they are the last team standing and the only hope of getting a local team to Rupp Arena. Tonight, at Campbell County Middle School, Coach Bill Watson’s Bourbon…

UK Freshman Receiver Kalil Branham Is Multi Talented On And Off Field

By Editor | March 1, 2020

VAUGHTSVIEWS |By LARRY VAUGHT Since he grew up up in Columbus, Ohio, Kalil Branham’s dream was to play football in the Big Ten and he originally committed to Michigan. However, he later had a change of heart and the talented receiver signed with Kentucky. “I felt like I could play really anywhere (in the country)…

Lady Colonels Win Slugfest Over The Ladyhounds 39-35

By Editor | February 26, 2020

Jhaven Meade Recorded A Triple Double, McLain Murphy Was Balling Out And Hannah Hamelback Was Being Hannah   IVAN K. RICE I doctorofsports@aol.com  WINCHESTER, KY – Monday night, inside the new George Rogers Clark Arena, Coach Aaron Speaks’ Paris Ladyhounds and Coach Bill Watson’s Bourbon County Lady Colonels went to battle for the third time this…

Behind Senior Jamaun Clark, Paris Western Tigers Pull Out 58-52 Victory Over Pendleton County

By Editor | February 21, 2020

Clark Finished His Final Game At Earl Redwine Gym With 23 Points And 6 Steals   IVAN K. RICE | doctorofsports@aol.com   PARIS, KY – For one night only, the Paris Greyhounds went back in time. With the school paying tribute to the former all black school that was located just blocks away from Paris…

Paris High School “Going Back In Time” To Honor The Paris Western Tigers

By Editor | February 18, 2020

Paris’ School System Will Honor The All Former Black School That Won A National Championship   IVAN K. RICE | doctorofsports@aol.com   PARIS, KY – A lot of kids today from the local area really don’t know much about the Paris Western Tigers, an African American school that was located on 7th Street near Paris…

Sports In Our Town…

By Editor | February 18, 2020

Paris Western Night To Be Held Thursday Thursday night (2/20), because of a conversation between Paris School’s Athletic Director Cary Barr and Paris Independent School Superintendent Stephen McCauley, the school system will honor the school with a Paris Western night that will see the basketball team and cheerleaders wear the Western Tigers attire. “Coach Barr…

Several Bourbon Bowlers Are Very Eager To Get Their First Shot To Bowl At The KHSAA State Tournament

By Editor | February 5, 2020

Wesley Yazell Will Bowl In The Singles Competition Tomorrow In Louisville, While Both Teams Will Hit The Lanes On Friday   IVAN K. RICE | doctorofsports@aol.com   LOUISVILLE, KY – For the third time in four years, the Bourbon County Colonels boys bowling team will be participating in the KHSAA State Bowling Tournament after winning their…