Sports - Carroll County

Lady Rockets end season at Greenfield

ronPARK sports editor They fought hard to the closing buzzer Thursday night, but the Clarksburg High School Lady Rockets were simply overmatched by the hosting Greenfield Lady Jackets, who claimed the win 59-35 in the first round of the Region 7A Tournament. The Lady Rockets, who entered regionals as the fourth place seed from District…

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Fillies advance to region championship game

By russellBUSH The Huntingdon Fillies basketball team continued one of their best seasons ever as they won over Union City 63-55 in the first round of the region on Thursday and then defeated Trenton 56-39 in Saturday night’s semi-final round to advance to the region championship game against Dresden on Tuesday night at Bethel. The…

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Seniors spotlighted at Central Basketball Banquet

ronPARK sports editor While all the players, managers, and cheerleaders were recognized, special honors were given to this year’s seniors during this year’s Hollow Rock-Bruceton Central High School Basketball Banquet Friday night in the school cafeteria. These senior Tigers Grant Davis and Elijah Boyd; senior Lady Tigers Shominique Pearson, Tiffany Hughey, and Amanda Rewis; and…

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Mustangs, Rebels win in district semifinals

ronPARK and jimSTEELE Both the Huntingdon High School Mustangs and McKenzie High School Rebels grabbed district semifinals wins Friday night at Bethel University, setting the two teams on a collision course in the championship round. Huntingdon secured a 66-52 win over the West Carroll War Eagles Friday night, while the Rebels thoroughly pounded the Dresden…

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Evans puts up 20 for Lady Jags

ronPARK sports editor While the Carroll Academy Lady Jaguars continue in their famous winless tradition, they did put on a pretty good showing against the visiting Immaculate Conception Lady Wildcats from Memphis Friday night, falling by half in a 44-22 loss. Junior Lady Jag Kaitlyn Evans had a really good night, putting up 20 points…

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Tippitt crowned McKenzie 2017 basketball homecoming queen

McKenzie High School honored five young ladies during its basketball homecoming pre-game ceremonies Friday night. Before the Lady Rebels took on Big Sandy, Molley-Kate Tippitt, the 18-year- old daughter of Stacey Hagler and Tyler and Beth Tippitt, was crowned the 2017 MHS basketball homecoming queen. Molley-Kate is a four-year member of the BETA club, a…

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Deidra Clark is homecoming queen at West Carroll

ronPARK sports editor West Carroll High School’s 2017 basketball homecoming court was recognized during pregame ceremonies Friday night. Senior player Deidra Clark was crowned as homecoming queen. The daughter of Patrick and Dolly Clark, Deidra is a four-year paper with the Lady War Eagles. She is also a first-year member of the cross-country running team…

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Mustangs stay perfect in district play

russellBUSH The Huntingdon Mustang basketball team won two more district games this past week to remain undefeated in District 13-A competition with an 8-0 record. The Mustangs defeated Bruceton on the road Tuesday night 60-17 and Gleason 71-30 at home on Friday. With the two wins the Mustangs improved to 9-6 for the season. The…

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Central crowns Tiffani Hughey as homecoming queen

ronPARK sports editor This year’s homecoming queen and court were recently named during January 13 pregame ceremonies at Hollow Rock-Bruceton Central High School. Senior Tiffani Hughey was crowned as homecoming queen. The daughter of Anita and Tony Haskins, Tiffani was escorted by Grant Davis, son of Amy Davis and Chris Davis. Chosen as first maid…

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