On this date in local sports ...
In what served as a two-week rain delay, St. Mary finally got to compete in the All “A” State Championship as the First Region’s All “A” boys golf representative on Friday at Gibson Bay Golf Course in Richmond.
Cold-blooded creatures do not care anything about calendars and official dates, but they are pretty sensitive about the photoperiod and temperatures.
One of the best games in west Kentucky this Friday could be mayhem in Marion, as the seventh-ranked Class 2A Murray Tigers and the seventh-ranked Class A Crittenden County Rockets are set up on an ad-hoc collision course.
MURRAY — Forward Elle Carson, keeper Sunny Clark and a strong backline defense helped Calloway County secure an impressive and thrilling 1-0 victory over McCracken County on Tuesday night at the Jim Nix Soccer Complex.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Maikel Franco hit the go-ahead single with two outs in the sixth inning, the Kansas City bullpen shut down the St. Louis Cardinals from the fourth inning on, and the Royals rallied for a 4-1 victory over their cross-state rivals Monday night.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Yadier Molina hit a two-run homer and Jack Flaherty struck out 11 as the St. Louis Cardinals kept their hold on a postseason spot with a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.
A week before Big Ten teams become eligible again for The Associated Press college football poll, No. 25 Marshall is ranked for the first time since 2014 and Miami jumped to No. 12 after a conference road victory.
PARIS (AP) — In a stunning performance for the ages, Tour de France rookie Tadej Pogacar won cycling’s showpiece race Sunday on the eve of his 22nd birthday, becoming the second-youngest winner of the 117-year-old event that this year braved — and overcame — France’s worsening coronavirus epidemic.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Stephen Gostkowski kicked a 49-yard field goal with 1:36 left, and the Tennessee Titans remain undefeated after holding off the Jacksonville Jaguars 33-30 Sunday.
2019 — Hunter Bradley ran for three touchdowns and Franklin Hayes caught two scoring strikes from Elijah Wheat as McCracken County rolled 42-6 at Marshall County. Jayden Freeman ran for touchdowns while quarterback Darionte Ragsdale ran for one score and threw for another as Paducah Tilghman…
MURRAY — It took Paducah Tilghman football a full half to really find its footing at Jack D. Rose Stadium on Friday night. After all, it had been 10 years since the Blue Tornado had stepped foot on that field against Calloway County.
After winning seven of eight fall tournaments and boasting what may be three of the state’s best all-around players in Trinity Beth, Savannah Howell and Megan Hertter, the Marshall County Lady Marshals now find themselves as the No. 1 overall seed going into this weekend’s Kentucky Golf Coac…
With cooler, autumn-like temperatures coming along with the shorter days of mid-September, the stage is set for bugling concerts at the Land Between the Lakes’ Elk & Bison Prairie.
MILWAUKEE — Brent Suter and three relievers combined on a two-hitter, Ryan Braun hit his 350th career homer and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-0 Wednesday night to split a doubleheader.
With one of its star players in Makenzie Mason sidelined indefinitely, a heavily-abbreviated fall season due to coronavirus concerns, and a host of new faces to mix in the fold ... McCracken County is well aware of what’s at stake in 2020.
After a big win over Marshall County earlier in the week, Ballard Memorial was an early favorite to win the first First Region All "A" volleyball championship played Saturday at the Paducah Convention Center. Christian Fellowship, the three-time defending champs of this tournament, had somet…
MILWAUKEE — From college walk-on to major league starter, Chicago Cubs right-hander Alec Mills had to earn most every break he got.
NEW ORLEANS — Tom Brady threw two interceptions in his Tampa Bay debut, Alvin Kamara scored touchdowns running and receiving, and the New Orleans Saints beat the Buccaneers 34-23 on Sunday.