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As it always is, the baseball game between the Paducah Tilghman Blue Tornado and McCracken County Mustangs keeps spectators on the edge of their seat.

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Rory McIlroy returned to the site of his first PGA Tour victory and made it clear Wednesday that he is more interested in creating his place in history than chasing Saudi-backed money in a proposed super league.

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MURRAY — Calloway County may have been outhit by their archrivals from Murray on Wednesday, but it was fielding that cost the Tigers dearly in this Fourth District baseball showdown.

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The St. Mary girls and boys tennis teams had a successful evening Tuesday with both squads getting victories over visiting Lyon County at Noble Park.

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The NCAA football oversight committee is preparing to recommend changes to preseason camp that will include fewer fully padded practices and the elimination of some old-school collision drills.

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Many high school seniors opt to stay close to home when making their choice of where to attend college. Not McCall Hutcheson. The Paducah Tilghman senior is headed off more than 1,200 miles away to continue her academic and swimming career at Colorado Mesa University.

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After being rained out on the original scheduled date, the Paducah Tilghman Invitational track and field meet went off without a hitch on Saturday.

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McCracken County’s Seth Hill competes in pole vaulting during the Paducah Tilghman Invitational on Saturday morning. Hill and teammate Caleb Joyce finished with a result of 11-06.00.

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Paducah Tilghman’s Maisie Harris competes in the 4x200 meter relay during the Paducah Tilghman Invitational. Harris along with her relay team finished in first place for the 4x200 meter and 4x100 meter relays on Saturday.

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McCracken County's Sophie Williams pushes herself while competing in the 4x200 meter relay during the Paducah Tilghman Invitational on Saturday. Williams and her relay team finished in second in the 4x200 meter and 4x100 meter relays.

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Above left: McCracken County’s Caleb Joyce runs in the 100 meter dash on Saturday at the Paducah Tilghman Invitational. Joyce finished in third with a time of 12.37. Above right: McCracken County’s Sophie Williams pushes herself while competing in the 4x200 meter relay during the Paducah Til…

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BARDWELL — Luke Heath tossed a full seven-inning no-hitter as St. Mary defeated Carlisle County 3-0 in Monday night high school baseball. Heath struck out six against one walk while Blake Elder also fanned six from the mound for the Comets. Two Viking runs scored on errors in the fourth with…

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MOREHEAD — Murray State (22-19, 12-9 OVC) baseball opened its May campaign by defeating Morehead State (22-16, 12-6 OVC) in a run-ruled, seven-inning, 13-3 win.

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OWENSBORO — Layne Pea and Sarenna Tomassi each got three RBI and McKenzie Elkins collected three hits as Marshall County opened its Saturday at the Owensboro Catholic Classic with a 14-6 win over Warren East.

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Paducah Tilghman's Gage Griggs advances toward third base after stealing second against Massac County in the bottom of the fifth inning. Griggs went 3-for-4 at the plate against the Patriots.

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Tornado freshman Jalen Seay snags the ball in play to get the last out in the top of the fifth inning. Seay earned the 14-1 victory over Massac County on Saturday. He went four innings and struck out three.

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ELKTON — Austin Miller hit a solo homer in the bottom of the sixth for Murray baseball on Saturday, but his biggest hit of that game was yet to come. His single to right in the bottom of the seventh brought Carson Tucker home with the winning run in a 4-3 victory over Montgomery Central, Ten…

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HOPKINSVILLE — Grant Godwin produced a significant chunk of the McCracken County offense in a 6-3 win in Saturday afternoon high school baseball action.

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Playing McCracken County just two days after winning the inaugural 2A state championship in Owensboro might not have been the best medicine for the Paducah Tilghman baseball team on Tuesday. Facing Massac County at Brooks Stadium on Saturday was a far different story.

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While the visiting Lady Tigers opened up scoring in the top of the first, the Lady Blue Tornado quickly took the lead in the bottom half with Cristin Ware kicking things off.

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MURRAY — Solid pitching from the combination of Colby White and Cadwell Turner led the Calloway County baseball team to a 5-0 home win over St. Mary on Friday night.

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The COVID-19 pandemic has drastically changed sporting events over the past year. Social distancing, temperature checks, sanitization, mask mandates, reduced crowd sizes and quarantine pauses were ubiquitous features of the 2021 high school basketball season. Yet the teams persevered, and so…

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Getting deep into Kentucky’s spring turkey season, hunters may want take advantage of nesting hens making for lonesome gobblers.

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HENDERSON — Ross Aldridge struck out 10 Henderson County batters and walked three as he tossed a no-hitter as McCracken County triumphed 12-2 in five innings of Friday night high school baseball.

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MURRAY — After succeeding Rechelle Turner as the head coach at Murray High School, Wyatt Foust will now join her staff at Murray State as the director of women’s basketball operations, Turner announced Friday.

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EDDYVILLE — Losing the 2020 season due to the global pandemic was a devastating blow for head coach Ricky Baker and his Lyon County Lyons baseball team.

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MURRAY — Murray senior Mary Browder Howell will be continuing her academic and golfing career at Sewanee: The University of the South, a private Episcopal liberal arts college in Sewanee, Tennessee, on Monteagle Mountain between Nashville and Chattanooga.

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Paducah Tilghman baseball players and coaches stand together on Doc Hideg Field at Brooks Stadium on Tuesday evening after being presented their Kentucky 2A state championship trophy and banner. The team is joined on the field by school Principal Allison Stieg (third from left) and Athletic …

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For the fifth time in McCracken County’s coed team history, the Mustangs brought home the Universal Cheerleading Association (UCA) National Championship title.

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The word “dynasty” infers to a lineage of domination. With eight national championships to go alongside 10 state ones, Graves County High School’s co-ed cheerleading program would certainly fit that definition.

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MURRAY — Murray State men’s basketball coach Matt McMahon announced the signing of DJ Burns for the 2021-22 season on Wednesday.

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The Southern Illinois baseball team snapped Murray State’s five-game winning streak Tuesday, using two eighth-inning home runs to come from behind and win 5-4.

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MURRAY — Exhibiting solid leadership, deep love for his players and the game of golf for 20 years, Murray State’s Eddie Hunt led the Racers into his final round as head coach Tuesday at the 2021 Ohio Valley Conference Men’s Golf Championship at the Shoals Golf Club in Muscle Shoals, Alabama.…

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Before the matchup between Paducah Tilghman and St. Mary, the Lady Vikings had not won a game against the Lady Tornado since May 12, 2015. On Tuesday night, the six-year losing streak ended with a 3-2 victory.

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The McCracken County baseball team has a long history of success against in-county rival Paducah Tilghman. That success continued Tuesday at Brooks Stadium, as the Mustangs handed the Blue Tornado their first defeat of the season.

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DRAFFENVILLE — Chase Hayden made Murray pay for some early moves with a three-run homer to left in the bottom of the first as Marshall County won this Fourth District baseball clash 4-0 on Tuesday.

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DRAFFENVILLE — Marshall County High School hosted the Chuck Gullo Twilight Relays track and field meet last Friday and came out on top in both the girls and boys team standings covering 18 scored events.

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Based on Monday’s notice regarding masking from the Governor’s Office and the Department for Public Health, immediate changes in all sports and sport-activities conducted outside are being implemented.