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Today's Sports

  • Scroggins competes at state golf...

    Williamstown High School junior Hannah Scroggins has qualified for the state All A Tournament each of her two years playing competitive golf.
    Scroggins qualified for state last year after finishing third in the 8th Region tournament, but this year meant more because she took home first.

  • LADY BRAVES FACE LOSS TO SK

    The Grant County Lady Braves volleyball team played Simon Kenton with determination and heart but it wasn’t enough.

    The Lady Braves lost 0-3 against Simon Kenton.

    “The girls have a tendency to get down when they are losing in a game. When that happens, they stop working together and everything falls apart,” Lady Braves Volleyball coach Kelli Hollenkamp said.

    “They need to find a way to pick each other up,” Hollenkamp said.

  • LADY DEMONS FEEL LOSS
  • RUNNERS COMPETE IN GRANT CO....

    Several hundred runners arrived throughout the day Sept. 6 at Sherman Elementary School to take part in the 41st annual Grant County Cross Country Invitational.

    An open race for anyone interested began at 8 a.m., followed by the girls’ varsity 5K at 9 a.m. Races followed throughout the day, culminating with elementary girls and boys.

    Grant County High School senior Sydney Parker had an impressive finish in girls’ varsity, placing 17th overall out of 107 girls. She finished the 3.1 mile course in just under 23 minutes.

  • Braves fall 43-14 to New...

    A bad third quarter for the Grant County Braves football team squandered a hard-fought first half against a tough opponent on the road.
    The Braves fell 43-14 to New Richmond, Ohio, Sept. 5 for the team’s first loss of the season.

    The large margin of victory for New Richmond was a complete turnaround from a first half that saw GCHS leading 7-6 at the half, despite losing senior quarterback Michael McLean to a calf injury.

  • LADY BRAVES SWEEP RIVAL DEMONS...

    No matter what sport it is, there is nothing better than a contest between two rivals.

    The first meeting of the year between the Grant County Lady Braves and the Williamstown Lady Demons volleyball teams took place Sept. 3.

    “I get crazy pumped up when we play the Braves,” said Williamstown senior Ashley Marksbury.

    GCHS junior Meagan Kinard echoed those sentiments.
    “Playing the Demons is one of the matches I look forward to most during the season,” she said. “We are all pumped up when we play them.”

  • WHS golfers hit the links at...
  • BRAVES GOLF DEFEATS HERITAGE 160...

    The Grant County Boys golf team defeated Heritage Academy 160-183 to move their match record to 2-0 on the season.  
    Counting tournaments the Braves are 130-57-1.  Medalist for the match was Jacob Vrolijk who fired a one over par 36.  Cody Kellam was next with a three over 38.  Kyle West put up a 41.  

  • GCHS MARCHING BAND PREPARE FOR...

     
    Director: Dr. Tim Dailey

    Number of band members and number of seniors: 88 members with seven seniors

    Name of this year’s show: “Dilemma”

    Musical selections: Original music by Frank Sullivan

    How would you describe the show: “Dilemma” is about the inner conflict of having to make a difficult decision. After weighing options and pushing away external influences, the band learns to trust their ability to choose.

  • WHS MARCHING BAND PLAN FOR A...

    Williamstown High Marching Band Schedule

    • Sept. 5: Bring on the Band Night at the WHS Baseball Field at 7 p.m.

    • Sept. 6: Bourbon County

    • Sept. 13: Campbell County

    • Sept. 20: Morehead State University

    • Sept. 27: at Ryle

    • Oct. 4: Simon Kenton (Mid-State Qualifier)

    • Oct. 18: Bryan Station

    • Oct. 25: 2014 KMEA SMBC Class A Quarterfinals at Madison Southern (Berea)