http://www.grantky.com/sports/rss.xml en Lady Demons take down rival Grant County in four sets http://www.grantky.com/content/lady-demons-take-down-rival-grant-county-four-sets <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic_7_66.jpg" alt="Lady Demons Tabi Jordan and Madison Helton celebrate a point against rival Grant County." title="Lady Demons Tabi Jordan and Madison Helton celebrate a point against rival Grant County." align="left" hspace="6" width="79" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p> By Kari Lakes</p> Grant County Braves vs.Cooper http://www.grantky.com/content/grant-county-braves-vscooper <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic_1_273.jpg" alt="Nate Kaiser attempts to get position on his opponent." title="Nate Kaiser attempts to get position on his opponent." align="left" hspace="6" width="93" height="85" /> Lady Demons lose 65-50 to Lady Wildcats http://www.grantky.com/content/lady-demons-lose-65-50-lady-wildcats <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic_4_155.jpg" alt="Sydney Taylor battles for the ball against an Owen County player. Photos by Mark Verbeck" title="Sydney Taylor battles for the ball against an Owen County player. Photos by Mark Verbeck" align="left" hspace="6" width="77" height="85" /> Lady Braves fall to Dixie Heights http://www.grantky.com/content/lady-braves-fall-dixie-heights <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic_2_251.jpg" alt="Abby West looks to lay the ball in over a Dixie defender. Photos by Jerry Morris" title="Abby West looks to lay the ball in over a Dixie defender. Photos by Jerry Morris" align="left" hspace="6" width="91" height="85" /><p> The Grant County Lady Braves fell 54-38 to Dixie Heights on Dec. 5.<br /> The Lady Braves jumped out to an early lead at 5-2 behind good shooting from Abby West and Tiana Thornberry. &nbsp;</p> <p> Less than two minutes into the game, Thornberry went for a steal at mid-court and came down in a bad way. &nbsp;<br /> She would leave the game with a knee injury and would not return to play. &nbsp;</p> Braves seniors contribute big in victory http://www.grantky.com/content/braves-seniors-contribute-big-victory <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic_1_271.jpg" alt="Jacob Wilson drives through defenders in a victory against Fleming County. Photos by Jerry Morris" title="Jacob Wilson drives through defenders in a victory against Fleming County. Photos by Jerry Morris" align="left" hspace="6" width="75" height="85" /><p> The Grant County Braves hosted the Fleming County Panthers on Dec. 2. &nbsp;<br /> The Braves senior trio of Zach Tuggle, Luke Adkins and Conner McClure combined for 48 of the Brave&rsquo;s points in the 76-48 victory.</p> <p> Tuggle, who led the Braves in the Nov. 29 win against Ryle in overtime with 17 points, led all scorers with 27 points. &nbsp;<br /> He was hot from the field and the foul line. &nbsp;<br /> With his twisting and turning moves in the lane, Tuggle often scored the basket or was fouled in the act of shooting. &nbsp;</p> Lady Braves easily win season opener 60-20 http://www.grantky.com/content/lady-braves-easily-win-season-opener-60-20 <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic_2_246.jpg" alt="Bryann Ezell" title="Bryann Ezell" align="left" hspace="6" width="85" height="85" /><p> The Grant County Lady Braves basketball team started off their season with a bang on Nov. 28, beating the Pendleton County Lady Cats 60-20.<br /> The Lady Braves were led by sophomore Bry Ezell with 19 points, senior Madisyn Ruebusch with nine points and Tiana Thornberry, Lindsay Kinard and Carrigan Ruber all with six points.<br /> Grant County started out fast paced and ready to play as they quickly gained a lead over the Lady Cats.<br /> GCHS hosts LaRosa’s Shootout http://www.grantky.com/content/gchs-hosts-larosa%E2%80%99s-shootout-0 <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic_1_263.jpg" alt="Zach Tuggle backs a Gallatin County defender down into the paint." title="Zach Tuggle backs a Gallatin County defender down into the paint." align="left" hspace="6" width="58" height="85" /> Cody Miskell: From GCHS star wrestler to MMA fighter http://www.grantky.com/content/cody-miskell-gchs-star-wrestler-mma-fighter <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic1_225.jpg" alt="Cody Miskell fought in his first-ever professional fight in the Bellator MMA in Connecticut against Tyrell Fortune. Photo submitted" title="Cody Miskell fought in his first-ever professional fight in the Bellator MMA in Connecticut against Tyrell Fortune. Photo submitted" align="left" hspace="6" width="118" height="85" /><p> When Grant County High School started their first-ever wrestling team Cody Miskell&rsquo;s sophomore year, he was more than happy to be one of the first on the roster.</p> <p> As a little kid, watching UFC fights and movies like &ldquo;Rocky&rdquo; with his dad ultimately inspired him to be as rough and tough as the people he saw on screen.</p> <p> He knew he wanted to fight just like them.<br /> Cody&rsquo;s high school wrestling career was nothing but a success.</p>