High School Sports

  • GCHS hosts Dry Ridge Toyota Classic

    The Grant County Braves and Lady Braves will host their annual Dry Ridge Toyota Classic this weekend.
    The Braves are expecting visiting teams to come to Grant County with a desire to win and ready to show off their skills, but the Braves are ready to play with heart.
    “We’re looking pretty strong this year and we have some good players who want to bring home a win at our own Dry Ridge Toyota Classic,” said Braves varsity coach Dave Schmitt.


    By Philip Frommeyer
    Sports Correspondent

    The Grant County Braves football team posted back-to-back wins with a 21-6 victory over the Waggener Wildcats on Sept. 7.
    First-year head coach Kevin Siple said the wins are a “step in the right direction.”

    Shelby Caudill was the star player against Waggener as he ran in two of three touchdowns.

  • Lady Demons defeat Gallatin Wildcats

    By Haleigh Jacobs
    Sports Correspondent


    The Lady Demons soared to a win over the Gallatin County Lady Wildcats on Sept. 6 at Williamstown High School.
    Three sets were all it took for the Demons to shut out Gallatin County, winning 25-20, 25-11 and 25-19.

  • Strike up the band!

    Grant County wins grand champion honors at Beechwood festival


    The Grant County Boys Youth Basketball will be hold registration from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Sept. 15 at the Grant County High School.
    The program is for students in the second through the fifth grade. The fee is $65 player. This fee includes a game uniform.
    Registration deadline is Sept. 21. Youth league will start Oct. 15 and run through Dec. 15.
    For more information, call Head Coach Jim Hicks at 859-824-9739.

  • Lady Braves fall to Lady Rebels 2-3


    By Haleigh Jacobs
    Sports Correspondent

    Despite being defeated by the Owen County on Aug. 28, the Grant County Lady Braves volleyball team remains determined to stick together and move forward.

  • Lady Braves triumph over Carroll Co. Lady Panthers

    The Grant County High School Lady Braves varsity soccer team took their game to a new level in a 7-1 defeat of the Carroll County Lady Panthers on Aug. 27.
    The Lady Braves’ defense made sure and kept the ball on the other side of the field.

    The team’s passing and scoring, as well as individual skills were put to the test during this fast paced game.
    Grant County Coach Garrett Griffith said this was one of his team’s better outings.

  • Lady Braves soccer beats SK

    “Work hard, play hard.”
    That’s the motto that the Grant County High School Lady Braves soccer team have adopted for the season.
    That mentality helped the Lady Braves go onto beat the Simon Kenton Lady Pioneers 4-2 on Aug. 31.
    The game started out hard and fast.


    By Haleigh Jacobs
    Sports Correspondent

    Of all the games of the season, both the Williamstown Lady Demons and the Grant County Lady Braves agree that meeting their cross-town rivals is among the most important.
    When they met on Aug. 30 at Grant County High School it was clear that both teams were prepared to fight for the win.
    Before the game began, Grant County senior Raven Wilson felt confident in her team’s ability to beat their rival.