High School Sports

  • Braves in hunt for win

    After a 21-6 defeat to Western Hills Sept. 2, the Braves will be working on improvements in search of their first win against Waggener.

    Braves coach David Arvin has seen improvements from week to week, but said there is more to be done.

  • Lady Demons shock Lady Braves

    Jumping, screaming and cheering ensued on the court for the Williamstown Lady Demons as they upset Grant County in three sets Sept. 1 at Williamstown High School.

    “It was really good, especially that last tip I got. Our throats were all dead, we had been screaming so much,” Lady Demons’ freshman Ashley Marksbury said.

    The whole team gathered on their side of the court jumping and screaming as they made a comeback after falling early in the first set and winning the final two sets to win the match, avoiding a sweep by Grant County.

  • GCHS soccer teams host DR Toyota Classic

    When: Sept. 17
    Where: Grant County Middle School
    What: The Dry Ridge Toyota Classic will be hosted by the Grant County High School soccer teams. The tournament will feature these matchups:

  • Lady Demons compete in regional All “A” Classic

    When: Aug. 23
    Where: Fairway
    What: The Williamstown Lady Demons golf team competed in the All “A” Classic, but were unable to qualify for the state tournament. Sarah Hicks shot a 108, Carly Middleton 110, Hannah Scroggins 122.

  • Demons unable to qualify for All “A” Classic

    When: Aug. 25
    Where: Fairway
    What: The Williamstown boy’s golf team was unable to qualify for the state tournament. Leading scorer for the Demons was Brian Barker with an 87, Sean Moreland 91, Easton McClanahan 99, Cody Snow 133 and Drew Lawrence 143, for a team score of 410.

  • Kellam places ninth at Mason Co. Invite

    When: Aug. 27
    Where: Maysville CC
    What: The Braves golf team placed 10th out of 23 schools in the Mason County Invitational. Cody Kellam led the Braves who placed ninth overall in the tournament.

  • Braves golf loses by one stroke to Dixie Heights

    When: Aug. 24
    Where: Eagle Creek Country Club
    What: The Braves golf team lost by one stroke to the Colonels. Tim Livingood and Cody Kellam were co-medalist, shooting a 39, four over par on the front nine at Eagle Creek County Club.

  • Kellam, Wright represent Lady Braves at Bullitt East

    When: Aug. 28
    Where: Heritage Hills CC
    What: Sarah Kellam and Macy Wright were the only two golfers for Grant County High School at the Bullitt East Invitational. Kellam shot an 81 and was tied for 18th place. Wright shot a 99 and tied for 55th place. There were a 101 golfers at the tournament.

  • Braves particpate in ‘Saturday Night Lights’

    When: Aug. 27
    Where: Centerville (Ohio) High School
    What: The Braves cross country team opened the season in Centerville, Ohio with a night race. The boys placed 10th out of 18 schools and the girls placed 12th out of 14 schools.

  • Demons run at Holmes Licking River Run

    When: Aug. 27
    Where: Holmes High School
    What: The Williamstown cross country team ran their first race of the season at the Licking River Run in Covington.
    Results: Chris Brann 21:43.84, Katie Butler 29:04.00,Belle Ridder 31:56.00, Jacob Roundtree 23:50.00, Justin Perkins 25:24.00.