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TALLADEGA, Ala. -- Ryan Blaney emerged safely from the wreckage at Talladega Superspeedway that claimed other playoff contenders, winning by a tiny margin that was huge for his championship hopes.
Marcus Mariota might be out as the starting quarterback in Tennessee, while the Tampa Bay Buccaneers might have to decide how many more interceptions they can afford from Jameis Winston.
NEW YORK -- Gerrit Cole walked into a conference room after one of his first spring training workouts with the Houston Astros in February 2018 and was met by about 10 people.
MURRAY -- Ballard Memorial prepared for its big Thursday showdown with Third District rival Graves County with a Monday night volleyball match at Calloway County. The Bombers prevailed over the Lakers (11-13) 25-22, 25-9 and 25-20. Izzy Myers had a triple-double for Ballard with 15 kills, 10…
Each of the last two seasons, the boys' soccer teams at McCracken County and Marshall County have been the First Region runners-up after losing to Calloway County in the championship game.
Three area teams retained their spots in this week’s Associated Press Top 10 football poll, as voted by statewide media members.
NEW YORK -- LSU moved up to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference the top two teams in the country for the 29th time and putting the Tigers behind No. 1 Alabama less than a month before the rivals meet in Tuscaloosa.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Louisville started piling up points early behind its quick-strike special teams and big-play receivers. Wake Forest's league-best offense joined in with a late flurry.
TALLADEGA, Ala. -- When rain stopped NASCAR's playoff race at Talladega Superspeedway, a gaggle of Chevrolet drivers headed into a private room for a meeting about alliances.
HOUSTON -- Carlos Correa hit a leadoff home run in the 11th inning and the Houston Astros won a battle of the bullpens, beating the New York Yankees 3-2 Sunday night to tie the AL Championship Series at one game apiece.
DENVER -- On a day the Denver Broncos honored their past, their current roster put on a good, old-fashioned defensive destruction of the Tennessee Titans.
BOWLING GREEN -- Every time Jay Nimmo dropped a shot at the 2019 KHSAA Boys State Golf Championship, the rest of the field thought it was a day for Finding Nimmo.
McCracken County split its volleyball matches on Saturday, defeating West Jessamine 25-14, 25-14 and 25-20 and falling to Greenwood 25-22, 25-19 and 25-9. Elsewhere, at the Toyota of Hopkinsville Western Kentucky Smack Down, Livingston Central lost to University Heights Academy 25-19 and 25-9.
ST. LOUIS -- Washington reliever Daniel Hudson has been reinstated from the postseason paternity list, rejoining the Nationals before Game 2 of the NL Championship Series.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Five turnovers forced, 17 points off of those mistakes, and a critical 31-17 win over Tennessee State on Saturday afternoon at William J. Hale Stadium ... just the way fifth-year coach Mitch Stewart and his Murray State Racers (4-3, 2-1 Ohio Valley Conference) drew it up.
ST. LOUIS — Max Scherzer followed Aníbal Sánchez's near no-hitter with a try of his own and the stingy Washington Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1 on Saturday for a 2-0 lead in the NL Championship Series.
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The Los Angeles Angels say they don't know whether a longtime public relations official had been providing drugs to late pitcher Tyler Skaggs, as detailed in a report on ESPN's "Outside the Lines."
The Seahawks were supposed to be continuing their retool this year, one season after their remake helped get them back into the playoffs. Instead, they have one of the NFL's best records.
McCracken County junior Kirstin Barks on her third-place finish at the McCracken County Invitational on Saturday at Stuart Nelson Park.
Paducah Tilghman freshman Alicia Durfee on her second place finish at the McCracken County Invitational on Saturday at Stuart Nelson Park.
Marshall County senior Mason Cosner on his third place finish at the McCracken County Invitational on Saturday at Stuart Nelson Park.
McCracken County junior Maggie Aydt on the abrupt end to her cross-country season, with a stress fracture in her right foot that will sideline her for the next 6-8 weeks.
St. Mary freshman Miranda Gartner on winning the girls' 5K at the McCracken County Invitational on Saturday at Stuart Nelson Park.
McCracken County senior Wes Grogan on winning the boys' 5K at the McCracken County Invitational on Saturday at Stuart Nelson Park.
BOWLING GREEN -- All Jay Nimmo could say after watching his 35-foot eagle putt on the last hole stop one rotation short from being an eagle was, "I thought it was money."
PRINCETON -- On Friday, 23 four-person golf teams braved the rain at Princeton Golf Club in order to help a local family through a stormy period in their lives.
LEITCHFIELD -- Cody Goatley ran for 138 yards and two touchdowns as Graves County knocked off previously unbeaten Grayson County 21-10 in cool, rainy and windy conditions Friday night.
TENNIS -- The Paducah Tennis Association will host a series of beginning and intermediate tennis lessons at the Chad Gamble Tennis Courts. Lessons can be twice weekly on Wednesdays (6:30 p.m.) and Saturdays (9 a.m.) from Oct. 16 to Nov. 9 for a fee of $75 or just every Saturday at 9 a.m. for…
Parents may experience great joy at the births of their offspring … and again when they finally run the grown-up kids out of the house.