Today's Sports

  • Thoroughbreds rally late to beat...

    The Grant County Braves hosted Harrison County on Dec. 16, and lost in overtime 76-74.
    The Braves led by 15 points heading into the fourth quarter but turnovers and poor shooting from the field and free throw line cost them the game down the stretch.

    Another factor in the demise of the Braves was the fouls they committed which resulted in four Braves fouling out.  
    The Braves were without the assistance of both big men for almost the whole fourth quarter.

  • Lady Braves defeat Lady Demons...

    The Grant County Lady Braves defeated the Williamstown Lady Demons 63-46 in the Coaches for Cancer game on Dec.13.

    Grant County’s Lindsay Kinard led her team with 16 points and Bry Ezell followed with 14.
    Justice Chambers led the Lady Demons with 14 points, and Makayla Kennedy followed with 10.
    The Grant County-Williamstown rivalry is nothing new to these schools, as it has been around for many decades.
    Grant County coach Shawn West remembers it well.

  • Lady Braves fall to St. Henry,...

    After a long hard fight, the Grant County Lady Braves fell short Dec. 9 to the St. Henry Lady Crusaders 49-46.

    The Lady Braves were led in scoring by Abby West with 20, Madison Ruebusch with nine and Alecea Homer with seven.
    Grant County did have a strong disadvantage going into the game, as two of their normal starters were out with injuries.

  • Late rally bolsters Braves over...

    The Grant County Braves stormed back for a six-point deficit in the final minutes of the battle of the county Dec. 6 to beat the visitors from Williamstown 77-74.

    The game was about as equal as it could be, except for the final score.  
    Both teams made 13 two-point baskets. Both teams made 10 three-point baskets.  
    Both teams shot 28 free throws.  

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  • Lady Demons lose 65-50 to Lady...
  • Lady Braves fall to Dixie Heights

    The Grant County Lady Braves fell 54-38 to Dixie Heights on Dec. 5.
    The Lady Braves jumped out to an early lead at 5-2 behind good shooting from Abby West and Tiana Thornberry.  

    Less than two minutes into the game, Thornberry went for a steal at mid-court and came down in a bad way.  
    She would leave the game with a knee injury and would not return to play.  

  • Braves seniors contribute big in...

    The Grant County Braves hosted the Fleming County Panthers on Dec. 2.  
    The Braves senior trio of Zach Tuggle, Luke Adkins and Conner McClure combined for 48 of the Brave’s points in the 76-48 victory.

    Tuggle, who led the Braves in the Nov. 29 win against Ryle in overtime with 17 points, led all scorers with 27 points.  
    He was hot from the field and the foul line.  
    With his twisting and turning moves in the lane, Tuggle often scored the basket or was fouled in the act of shooting.  

  • Lady Braves easily win season...

    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.
    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.
    Grant County started out fast paced and ready to play as they quickly gained a lead over the Lady Cats.

  • GCHS hosts LaRosa’s Shootout