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Garrard County Sports

Brayden Sebastian named 12th Region Player of the Year

Coming into this season, Garrard County star Brayden Sebastian was making lists of players to watch. Not in the district, not in the region, but ... Read more

by Derek Brightwell, Thursday, February 20, 2020 11:49 pm

Boyle County Sports

Lincoln County still team to beat in 45th

Last year’s 45th District Tournament finals was replayed in the 12th Region Championship and both times, the Lincoln County Patriots topped the Danville Admirals. If ... Read more

by Derek Brightwell, Wednesday, February 19, 2020 11:21 pm

Boyle County Sports

Danville looks to stay perfect in 45th

On Monday, Feb. 24, the basketball postseason officially tips off with the start of the district tournaments. Danville ran the table against its district opponents ... Read more

by Derek Brightwell, Wednesday, February 19, 2020 11:20 pm

Boyle County Sports

Boyle fills its last coaching vacancy

When Boyle County boys soccer coach Chris McMann announced he was retiring to focus on teaching for the remaining years of his contract, he said ... Read more

by Derek Brightwell, Wednesday, February 19, 2020 11:18 pm

Danville Sports

Dante Hayden’s 1,000 point was bittersweet moment

For Danville junior Dante Hayden, scoring his 1,000 point was something that he has been working for since his freshman year. “You don’t see a ... Read more

by Derek Brightwell, Wednesday, February 19, 2020 11:17 pm

Boyle County Sports

Hotchkiss fought to make Senior Night

Before the season, Boyle County coach Dennie Webb didn’t think he was going to have Grant Hotchkiss to honor on Senior Night. Hotchkiss’ football career ... Read more

by Derek Brightwell, Tuesday, February 18, 2020 11:50 pm

Boyle County Sports

Boyle starts and ends strong in Senior Night win

Maybe it was the energy from honoring the seniors before the game. Maybe it was the bitter taste from the loss on Monday to Pulaski ... Read more

by Derek Brightwell, Tuesday, February 18, 2020 11:49 pm

Boyle County Sports

Lady Rebels can’t finish Senior Night comeback

The result wasn’t what he would’ve wanted, but the process the gave Boyle County a chance to win late in the fourth quarter is very ... Read more

by Derek Brightwell, Tuesday, February 18, 2020 11:47 pm

Boyle County Sports

Rivera hoping to take Boyle the distance

It took a while to get it done, but Boyle County is hoping that new track and field coach Christina Rivera will lead them back ... Read more

by Derek Brightwell, Monday, February 17, 2020 11:11 pm

Garrard County Sports

Gonzalez leads Senior Night comeback

The Garrard County girls basketball team was at risk of losing on their senior night to Corbin on Monday. Up by as much as 12 ... Read more

by Derek Brightwell, Monday, February 17, 2020 11:09 pm

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