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Today's Sports

  • Demons go cold, fall 7-1

     

    By Pat Gatewood

    Williamstown opened their 32nd District schedule in an April 4 tilt against Walton-Verona.

    The Bearcats were playing their third game in five days against 32nd District foes, going 1-1 against Grant County over the stretch, including a loss less than 24 hours prior to stepping off the bus in Williamstown.

  • Brave Tomahawks join NKYFL

    The Grant County Brave Tomahawks became members of the Northern Kentucky Football League, joining 15 teams from Boone, Kenton and Campbell County.
    The league will be celebrating its 55th season as the Brave Tomahawks begins its inaugural campaign in 2017. Among notable NKYFL alumni, University of Kentucky standout, Jared Lorenzen, former Cincinnati Bengals kicker Doug Pelfrey, and league president Gayle Warner.

  • Walton-Verona downs Williamstown...

    The Demons went to Verona on April 19 looking to end a three-game losing streak, but went home with a 12-2 defeat by the hands of Walton Verona.

    After a 30-minute rain delay, Walton lit up the scoreboard early and often, taking advantage of three walks and an error by scoring three runs in the bottom of the first.

    Williamstown responded with a leadoff hit by Isaac Borher and back-to-back walks by Chris Parsons and Chase Turner to load the bases with one out and Caleb Thompson single scored Borher and Parsons.

  • Bourbon Colonels defeat Braves...

    The Bourbon County Colonels came to Dry Ridge April 24 for an inter-regional match up with the Braves and came away victorious, winning 10-1.

    Braves pitcher Damion Ingguls breezed through the first two innings, allowing just a single in the second, before the Bourbon County bats came to life in the third, scoring four runs and moving two runners into scoring position before Ingguls shut the door on the inning.

  • Lady Braves beat Owen Co. in...

    The Grant County Lady Braves softball team hosted Owen County on April 20 at Grant County High School and scored the games only run in the bottom half of the seventh inning.

    With the 1-0 victory the Lady Braves move to 9-10 on the season.

    It was a pitcher’s duel throughout the game with each team not able to get multiple runners on the base paths until the sixth inning.  Grant County collected five hits against the Lady Rebels’ Kaitlyn Parker.  

  • GC Boys Tennis faces off with...
  • VAUGHT’S VIEWS

    It was not a surprise to Justin Downer when California guard Jemarl Baker got a scholarship offer from Kentucky earlier this month — or that he accepted it.
    “He is a kid that is very confident in his abilities,” said Downer.
    Downer is an assistant coach for Earl Watson Elite — the team Baker played for on the Under Armor circuit last summer and made a league-best 41 three-pointers.

  • Braves drop fourth straight, 10-0

    Grant County’s woes at the plate continued on Thursday, as the Simon Kenton Pioneers travelled to Dry Ridge and handed the Tribe their third shutout in four games.
    Both teams were coming off the Doc Morris Invitational where the Braves sandwiched a 10-5 loss to Glen Este (Ohio) between a shutout at the hands of Cooper and Holy Cross.
    Simon Kenton entered the game on a skid of its own, having lost three of its last four games, including dropping both games in the Invitational, and six of the last ten.

  • Lloyd blanks Demons 6-0

    The Lloyd Memorial Juggernauts made the trip from Erlanger to take on Williamstown in a North-Central Kentucky Conference matchup on April 17 and made the trip back to Erlanger as victors, handing the Demons a 6-0 loss.

    The game moved quickly through the first four innings as pitchers AJ Scroggins and Jerik Ward disallowed any sustained rallies and kept the opposition out of the runs column, and the fifth frame appeared to be much of the same, following Scroggins’ sixth strikeout to start the fifth.

  • Braves drop fourth straight, 10-0

    Grant County’s woes at the plate continued on Thursday, as the Simon Kenton Pioneers travelled to Dry Ridge and handed the Tribe their third shutout in four games.
    Both teams were coming off the Doc Morris Invitational where the Braves sandwiched a 10-5 loss to Glen Este (Ohio) between a shutout at the hands of Cooper and Holy Cross.