Today's Sports

  • Grant boys outscore opponents 10...

    In its final tune ups for the Toyota Cup, the Grant County boys’ soccer team ran its win streak to three games this week with a pair of impressive road wins that saw the Braves outscore their opponents by a combined score of 10-1.

    The Braves had an easy time in an 8-1 win over Henry County followed by a 2-0 victory over heated-rival Owen County.

  • W-V Bearcats best Braves 41-20

    The Grant County Braves lost to the Walton-Verona Bearcats 41-20 on Sept. 21, but what a fourth quarter game!

    After being postponed from Friday to Saturday due to stormy weather, the game kicked off on a sunny late afternoon. The Braves started off slow in the first half scoring no points.

  • GCHS Lady Braves beat Lady...

    The Grant County Lady Braves volleyball team defeated the Gallatin County Lady Cats with a score of 3-0 on Sept. 19.
    Besides winning the game, sophomore Sarah Hall and senior Casey Hinton, said the intensity and energy of that game were some of their favorite moments so far this season.
    “The most exciting part of the game for me was our big volleys that we had, as well as picking up the tips – it was really fun and intense and everyone was yelling,” Hall said.

  • WHS runners stay on track...

    Saturday morning’s rain produced a muddy course for Williamstown runners at Scott High School’s cross country invitational, the Scott Eagle Classic, in Taylor Mill, on Sept. 20.

  • Braves bring home third place...

    Knowing his team was playing as well as it has all season, Coach Cale Barr was confident that Grant County would be well-represented in the home-town Tom Johnson Classic held this weekend at Eagle Creek Golf Course.
    But even Barr didn’t see this coming.

  • Scroggins takes 12th at Tom...

    With only four players competing, Williamstown High School did not score as a team at the Tom Johnson Classic held this weekend at Eagle Creek Golf Course, but that didn’t stop the Lady Demons from turning in some noteworthy individual performances.
    Lady Demons’ star Hannah Scroggins finished among the events leaders with an 84 to take 12th place overall.
    Sarah Hicks was next for Williamstown with a 98, followed by Carly Middleton with a 106 and Katelyn Kidwell with a 128.

  • GCHS Lady Braves on a hot streak

    After going 1-4 during the month of August, the Grant County Lady Braves have put their early-season struggles behind them and are currently one of the hottest teams in Region 8.
    Grant County recently put together a three-game win streak and has won or tied five of its last six matches to improve it’s record to 5-5-1 overall and 4-3 against regional foes. The five wins are the fourth most in the region, while the four wins against region rivals is the second most.

  • Grant boys win Toyota Cup; girls...

    Fans in attendance for Saturday’s 5th Annual Dry Ridge Toyota Cup got their money’s worth and then some with the home-town Braves taking first and the Lady Braves second, both in dramatic fashion.
    Grant County won the boys’ championship with a 1-0 shootout victory over Conner, while the Lady Braves took second in the girls’ brackets with a3-2 thriller over visiting Gallatin County.


  • Grant Braves fall to East...

    The Grant County High School’s Braves football homecoming game against the East Jessamine Jaguars took place on an unusually cool night in September.

    The crisp, night air prompted many in the packed stands to wear jackets and buy hot chocolate. Unfortunately, the cooler weather wasn’t the only problem for the Braves as they ended the game with a 40-19 loss.

    “East Jessamine was big and physical. We had to play a perfect game to beat them and we made too many mistakes,” said GCHS Football Coach Kevin Siple.

  • Lady Braves plan to defend...

    Grant County Lady Braves coach Ron Maddox, whose team has been playing some of its best soccer as of late, said he feels good about his team heading into the Toyota Cup. He said defending the tournament championship is a priority for his Lady Braves.
    Action is set to begin at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21. All games will be played at the Grant County soccer field on the Grant County Middle School campus.
    Schedule of Events:
    9:30 a.m. - Spencer Co. vs Gallatin Co. (Girls)
    11:15 a.m. - Villa Madonna vs Conner (Boys)