Today's Sports

  • Lady Braves lose squeaker to N....

    Watching his team miss easy shot after easy shot, Grant County Coach Shawn West suffered his own personal ‘nightmare before Christmas’ in the Lady Braves’ most recent game on Dec. 20 at North Oldham.
    Grant County missed a total of 19 layups in the 54-53 overtime loss.
    “It was a coach’s dream to get the shots we got, but we didn’t finish when we got them,” West said.

  • Long plays first volleyball game

    Trinity Long recently played in her first school volleyball game.  

    She plays for the Praisers, which is part of the Kentucky Christian School Athletic Association.

    Long is the youngest player (11 yrs old) and plays on the JV team.
    The game was played in Boonesborugh.

    She really enjoys the game.
    Long is the granddaughter of Chuck Long of Dry Ridge.

  • Williamstown Archery
  • Lady Braves vs. Owen County
  • Grant Braves vs. Oldham County
  • HOPE is on the move

    H.O.P.E. will have have a newer, bigger home after the new year.
    Helping People Out Everywhere, a non-profit, all-volunteer organization, will be moving from its current location on Main Street in Dry Ridge in order to provide much-needed space.
    The official opening date for H.O.P.E.’s new building at 209 Hopperton Lane in Dry Ridge (formerly Sugar Daddy’s) will be Jan. 3.

  • Lady Demons JV bounces back...

    The Williamstown Lady Demons’ got 10 points from  Kiki Johnson, a seventh grader,  and seven other players contributed points in a win over Lloyd Memorial in girls’ junior varsity action this week.
    Johnson scored 10 points while teammate Haley Howe had one of her better games of the season with eight points. Olivia Harden was next for the winners with six points, followed by Justice Chambers, Nichole Hankinson and Olivia Souder with five each.
    LLOYD MEMORIAL (30) - Brinkley 13, Crawford 2, Westwood 3, McCurdy 1, Smith 1, Webster 3, Musk 7.

  • WHS falls to GCHS, beats Walton

    Expecting early success, Coach Roger Harden had to be scratching his head wondering what’s next after his young Demons opened the season with three straight losses.

    But the second-year coach quickly found out what his team is made of as Williamstown went on the road on Dec. 13 and won at Walton-Verona, 52-49, for the first district win for the program in nearly five years.

    The win snapped a losing streak against district opponents that dates back to February 6, 2009 - a span of 1,765 days.

  • Grant JV basketball bests...

    The Grant County Braves won back-to-back games in boys’ junior varsity action this week, beating Holy Cross 73-61 and Williamstown 57-31.
    The Braves got double-digit points from two players in the win over district rival Williamstown. Joey Saylor led the way with 14, followed by Cole O’Nan with 10. Eight other players added points for the victors.
    Carter Sarcione led Williamstown scorers with 12 points, followed by Brady Montgomery with nine.

  • Williamstown Demons Basketball