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June 13, 2021

KSR Preps: Indiana All-Stars Sweep Kentucky All-Stars

Brandon Ramsey 9:00pm June 13, 2021 6/13/21

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As the only Indiana native on the Kentucky Sports Radio staff, I will not use this space to talk about the Hoosier state’s dominance over the Bluegrass state when it comes to high school basketball. I definitely won’t mention that the Indiana All-Stars now hold a 101-44 lead in the historic series. But since we…

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June 8, 2021

Danville High School, UK Baseball signee lead nation in home runs

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 2:00pm June 8, 2021 6/8/21

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The Kentucky high school baseball postseason is underway, with several teams punching their ticket to the state tournament this past weekend. One of those teams is my alma mater, Danville High School, which knocked off Somerset 8-7 in a thriller to win the 12th Region last night. Turns out Danville, and one of its stars,…

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May 31, 2021

Kentucky High School State Tennis Tournament Storylines

Troy Howell 11:30am May 31, 2021 5/31/21

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After being cancelled last year, the state tennis tournament is back!  Here are 10 storylines. 1.  As usual, Louisville St. Xavier is the heavy favorite on the boys’ side.  The Tigers won 10-straight team championships (2009-2018) until Trinity snapped their streak in 2019.  There was no state tournament last year.  St. X has the top…

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May 11, 2021

Kentucky Mr. Football Cameron Hergott Reclassifies to Repeat Senior Season

Nick Roush 11:30am May 11, 2021 5/11/21

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Cameron Hergott is the first high-profile athlete that will use newly passed Kentucky legislation to return to high school for one more year. SB-128 passed this spring, allowing students to repeat the school year lost to the COVID-19 pandemic. The law passes the buck to individual school boards, which can then ratify the rule. Once…

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May 7, 2021

Reed Sheppard, Kaleb Glenn named First Team All-State

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:00am May 7, 2021 5/7/21

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This morning, the Courier-Journal released its All-State squads for Kentucky high school basketball, and some familiar names are on the list. North Laurel star Reed Sheppard and Male wing Kaleb Glenn made the First Team, the only sophomores to make the cut. Sheppard, a 6’3″ combo guard, ranked second in the state in scoring, averaging…

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April 18, 2021

Ben Johnson and Brooklynn Miles Win Mr. and Miss Kentucky Basketball

Brent Wainscott 8:30pm April 18, 2021 4/18/21

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The 2021 Mr. and Miss Basketball awards from the state of Kentucky have been announced. There wasn’t much shock or controversy this year as Lexington Catholic’s Ben Johnson and Franklin County’s Brooklynn Miles took home Kentucky High School Basketball’s most prestigious award. For Mr. Basketball Ben Johnson, he lit up the scoreboard all year long…

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April 15, 2021

Jager Burton named 2020 Co-Mr. Football in Kentucky by Associated Press

Zack Geoghegan 9:45pm April 15, 2021 4/15/21

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Kentucky Football’s prize recruit from the class of 2021 is already picking up some hardware. Incoming freshman Jager Burton, who played high school football at Frederick Douglass High School, was named the 2020 Co-Mr. Football in the state of Kentucky by The Associated Press on Thursday afternoon. The 6-foot-4, 270-pound offensive guard shares the honors…

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April 10, 2021

Sacred Heart survives Marshall County to win 2021 KHSAA Girl’s Sweet 16 Tournament

Zack Geoghegan 10:25pm April 10, 2021 4/10/21

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To cap off an unbelievably thrilling week at Rupp Arena, Sacred Heart and Marshall County battled in what was arguably the toughest and most exciting game of the entire tournament. But one team had to come out on top, and the Sacred Heart Academy Valkyries (24-7) won a tightly contested matchup against the Marshall County…

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Marshall County Beats Henderson County 50-33, Advances to State Championship

Grant Grubbs 5:00pm April 10, 2021 4/10/21

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Beating a good team twice is hard, but not impossible. The Marshall County Lady Marshals did just that on Saturday afternoon in their 50-33 win over the Henderson County Lady Colonels. Marshall County had already beat them once this year, but this time the stakes were much higher. Evidently, the Lady Marshals are fans of…

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Sacred Heart defeats Anderson County to reach the State Championship

Alex Weber 2:15pm April 10, 2021 4/10/21 Comments Disabled

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In the first of two semifinal games this morning at Rupp Arena, the Sacred Heart girls came away victorious to earn a spot in Saturday night’s State Championship game. Here’s how it all went down. Sacred Heart — 63, Anderson County — 53 What a terrific ball game. Two of the best teams in the…

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June 13, 2021

KSR Preps: Indiana All-Stars Sweep Kentucky All-Stars

Brandon Ramsey 9:00pm June 13, 2021 6/13/21

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As the only Indiana native on the Kentucky Sports Radio staff, I will not use this space to talk about the Hoosier state’s dominance over the Bluegrass state when it comes to high school basketball. I definitely won’t mention that the Indiana All-Stars now hold a 101-44 lead in the historic series. But since we…

Read More

June 8, 2021

Danville High School, UK Baseball signee lead nation in home runs

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 2:00pm June 8, 2021 6/8/21

3 categories

4 tags

The Kentucky high school baseball postseason is underway, with several teams punching their ticket to the state tournament this past weekend. One of those teams is my alma mater, Danville High School, which knocked off Somerset 8-7 in a thriller to win the 12th Region last night. Turns out Danville, and one of its stars,…

Read More

May 31, 2021

Kentucky High School State Tennis Tournament Storylines

Troy Howell 11:30am May 31, 2021 5/31/21

2 categories

1 tag

After being cancelled last year, the state tennis tournament is back!  Here are 10 storylines. 1.  As usual, Louisville St. Xavier is the heavy favorite on the boys’ side.  The Tigers won 10-straight team championships (2009-2018) until Trinity snapped their streak in 2019.  There was no state tournament last year.  St. X has the top…

Read More

May 11, 2021

Kentucky Mr. Football Cameron Hergott Reclassifies to Repeat Senior Season

Nick Roush 11:30am May 11, 2021 5/11/21

3 categories

2 tags

Cameron Hergott is the first high-profile athlete that will use newly passed Kentucky legislation to return to high school for one more year. SB-128 passed this spring, allowing students to repeat the school year lost to the COVID-19 pandemic. The law passes the buck to individual school boards, which can then ratify the rule. Once…

Read More

May 7, 2021

Reed Sheppard, Kaleb Glenn named First Team All-State

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:00am May 7, 2021 5/7/21

3 categories

2 tags

This morning, the Courier-Journal released its All-State squads for Kentucky high school basketball, and some familiar names are on the list. North Laurel star Reed Sheppard and Male wing Kaleb Glenn made the First Team, the only sophomores to make the cut. Sheppard, a 6’3″ combo guard, ranked second in the state in scoring, averaging…

Read More

April 18, 2021

Ben Johnson and Brooklynn Miles Win Mr. and Miss Kentucky Basketball

Brent Wainscott 8:30pm April 18, 2021 4/18/21

2 categories

2 tags

The 2021 Mr. and Miss Basketball awards from the state of Kentucky have been announced. There wasn’t much shock or controversy this year as Lexington Catholic’s Ben Johnson and Franklin County’s Brooklynn Miles took home Kentucky High School Basketball’s most prestigious award. For Mr. Basketball Ben Johnson, he lit up the scoreboard all year long…

Read More

April 15, 2021

Jager Burton named 2020 Co-Mr. Football in Kentucky by Associated Press

Zack Geoghegan 9:45pm April 15, 2021 4/15/21

4 categories

3 tags

Kentucky Football’s prize recruit from the class of 2021 is already picking up some hardware. Incoming freshman Jager Burton, who played high school football at Frederick Douglass High School, was named the 2020 Co-Mr. Football in the state of Kentucky by The Associated Press on Thursday afternoon. The 6-foot-4, 270-pound offensive guard shares the honors…

Read More

April 10, 2021

Sacred Heart survives Marshall County to win 2021 KHSAA Girl’s Sweet 16 Tournament

Zack Geoghegan 10:25pm April 10, 2021 4/10/21

2 categories

6 tags

To cap off an unbelievably thrilling week at Rupp Arena, Sacred Heart and Marshall County battled in what was arguably the toughest and most exciting game of the entire tournament. But one team had to come out on top, and the Sacred Heart Academy Valkyries (24-7) won a tightly contested matchup against the Marshall County…

Read More

Marshall County Beats Henderson County 50-33, Advances to State Championship

Grant Grubbs 5:00pm April 10, 2021 4/10/21

2 categories

4 tags

Beating a good team twice is hard, but not impossible. The Marshall County Lady Marshals did just that on Saturday afternoon in their 50-33 win over the Henderson County Lady Colonels. Marshall County had already beat them once this year, but this time the stakes were much higher. Evidently, the Lady Marshals are fans of…

Read More

Sacred Heart defeats Anderson County to reach the State Championship

Alex Weber 2:15pm April 10, 2021 4/10/21 Comments Disabled

2 categories

7 tags

In the first of two semifinal games this morning at Rupp Arena, the Sacred Heart girls came away victorious to earn a spot in Saturday night’s State Championship game. Here’s how it all went down. Sacred Heart — 63, Anderson County — 53 What a terrific ball game. Two of the best teams in the…

Read More