Today's Sports

  • Wright joins 1,000-point club

    Grant County Lady Braves basketball player Macy Wright is in the record book.
    The senior nailed two free throws at the 4:17 minute mark of the second quarter Jan. 24 to become the sixth Lady Braves player to score 1,000 points.

  • Braves hold on for 77-75 victory...

    The Grant County Braves gained a 77-75 victory over the Wildcats from Pendleton County on Jan. 16.
    The Braves jumped out to an early lead in the first quarter and maintained a double-digit lead throughout most of the game.  

  • GCHS honors 1953-54 basketball...

    The Bible book of Romans says, “Give everyone what you owe him: if respect, then respect; if honor, then honor” (Romans 13:7).

    There was a lot of respect and honor shown Jan. 16 to the 1953-54 men and women who were the first to play and cheer for Grant County High School 60 years ago.  
    Players came together from their former schools of Corinth, Mason, Dry Ridge and Crittenden to form the new basketball team of Grant County High School.  

  • Woes continue for Lady Braves

    The slump continued for the Grant County Lady Braves this past week as they dropped a pair of games.
    In both cases, the team had a lead and let it slip away.
    The Lady Braves traveled to Paris Jan. 12 to play the Bourbon County Lady Colonels.
    The game was close all the way through with the lead changing hands multiple times.
    Rebounds were the determining factor in the game, as the Lady Colonels pulled down 37 to the Braves 23. This allowed the Colonels to have more second and third chance points.

  • Kellam honored

    Grant County High School golfer Cody Kellam was honored at halftime of the Jan. 16 boy’s basketball game.
     Kellam, a senior player on the Braves basketball team, was honored for his success on the golf course.
    The golf program at Grant County High School has a storied past of successful teams and individual players.  

  • Lady Braves fall to district...

     A week that started with a renewed spirit and a sense of determination spiraled into a sea of lost opportunities and a buzz saw in the end.
    The Grant County Lady Braves were looking forward to their first meeting of the season against their district rival Walton Verona on Jan. 8 in Dry Ridge.

    The game didn’t start out as planned by the Braves as they fell behind early because of turnovers and some good shooting by the Lady Bearcats.
    As the first quarter came to an end, the Braves luckily were only down 18-13.

  • Braves down rival 84-55 in cross...

    They call it a rivalry game.
    Around here it is friend versus friend.

    Sometimes it is family versus family.
    It is the county seat versus the county.
    It’s the Williamstown Demons against the Grant County Braves.

  • Lady Braves finds success in the...

    While the temperature started to drop in our area, things were heating up down south in Charleston, South Carolina, and the Grant County Lady Braves basketball team was the catalyst.
    The Lady Braves played in the Carolina Invitational Tournament, which started Dec. 27 through Dec. 29.
    In the opening round Saturday, the Lady Braves took on Beaufort High School from South Carolina.

  • Lady Demons defeat Lady Braves...