Area Sports

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…

Paris’ Taesha Speaks And Bourbon’s Bethany Simpson “Show Out” At The Wildcat Track And Field Classic

By Editor | February 4, 2020

  #Sweetfeet Did Her “Thang” In The 60 and 200, While Simpson Was Simply Marvelous During The One Mile Run   IVAN K. RICE | doctorofsport@aol.com   LEXINGTON, KY – The 2020 Indoor Track And Field season has officially started for our local athletes at Paris and Bourbon County, and after a few dynamic showings…

In His Return Game, Amirion “AJ” Joyce Scores 32, Leading Bourbon Past Tradition-Rich Scott County

By Editor | January 30, 2020

Rematch With GRC Will Be Tuesday Night, With District Top Seed On The Line   IVAN K. RICE | doctorofsports@aol.com   GEORGETOWN, KY – After missing back-to-back games because of an ejection during the closing minutes of the 2A State Championship game, Colonel leading scorer Amirion “AJ” Joyce returned to the court Tuesday night and…

Lady Colonels Hold Off Montgomery County Behind Murphy, Hamelback, Johnson And Meade

By Editor | January 29, 2020

The Four Combined For 53 Of Their Team’s 59 Total Points   IVAN K. RICE | doctorofsports@aol.com PARIS – Monday night inside Russ Day Gym, Coach Bill Watson’s Bourbon County Lady Colonel basketball team withstood a late rally by the much improved Montgomery County Lady Indians to pull out a key 59-49 district victory for…

#Sweetfeet Is Back And She’s Ready To Roll

By Editor | January 28, 2020

Paris’ Taesha Speaks Was A 3-Time State Champion In 2019   IVAN K. RICE | doctorofsports@aol.com PARIS – It’s been a long time since someone from this area can say they had the season that Taesha Speaks had for the Paris Ladyhound Track Team as a freshman. Last season’s accolades included outdoor KHSAA State Titles…

After Defending Their Section 5 Title, Bourbon County Eyeing Kentucky 2A State Title Starting Today In Owensboro

By Editor | January 16, 2020

Will Play The Lawrence County Bulldogs At 7:00 (CST) Inside The Sportscenter IVAN K. RICE|doctorfsports@aol.com PARIS – It wasn’t pretty by no means but when it comes to winning a championship, it doesn’t matter if it’s pretty or not, because all that really matters is that you win the game. Last week, in front of…

Paris Snaps 28-Game Losing Streak To George Rogers Clark

By Editor | January 10, 2020

It’s Been 12 Years Since The Ladyhounds Last Won A Game Against Clark County IVAN K. RICE | doctorofsports@aol.com PARIS, KY – In a game that went back and forth for the entire 32 minutes, the Paris Ladyhounds used a late fourth quarter run that held up at the end, giving Coach Aaron Speaks’ team…

Lyndsay Johnson Breaks Out Of Her Slump Just In Time To Help Bourbon Advance To The Kentucky 2A Section 5 Championship On Saturday

By Editor | January 9, 2020

    Johnson Scored A Season-High 21 During Bourbon’s 61-41 Victory Over Rival Harrison County   IVAN K. RICE | doctorofsports@aol.com PARIS – Over her last seven games, Lady Colonel junior guard Lyndsay Johnson was in a shooting slump that every player experiences during a season. From high school to collegiate as well as the…

Bourbon County Proves They Belong With The Elite After Their Impressive Showing At Lexington Catholic

By Editor | January 3, 2020

Colonels Finished Third In The Traditional Bank Holiday Classic   IVAN K. RICE | doctorofsports@aol.com     LEXINGTON, KY – Coach Lamont Campbell’s Bourbon County Colonels, freshly off a third place finish at the prestigious Traditional Bank Holiday Classic, will enter the new year as the No.1 ranked team in the 10th Region. Bourbon’s lofty…

Several Players Step Up To Guide The Ladyhounds To The KySports.tv Christmas Classic Championship

By Editor | December 31, 2019

Junior Guard Zoe Strings Was Named Tournament MVP   IVAN K. RICE | doctorofsports@aol.com     HORSE CAVE, KY – The Paris Ladyhounds made the journey to Horse Cave after Christmas Day to play in the first annual KySports.tv Girls Christmas Classic, where they would square off against seven other schools from four different regions.…