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McCracken County volleyball coach Tim Whitis has long held that the Crossroads Classic tournament in Effingham, Ill. is the halfway point of the season for the Lady Mustangs.
There were no shortage of standout performances this past week – all of which were worthy of recognition as the area’s top player.
HOPKINSVILLE -- On a night where they honored their seniors, the University Heights Academy Blazers took care of business against the Paducah Tilghman Blue Tornado.
Paducah Tilghman (10-6) fought back from an 0-2 deficit to win against Second District rival Community Christian Academy (9-7) 23-25, 18-25, 25-14, 25-22 and 15-9 at Joseph Estes Gymnasium on Tuesday night.
After an historic weekend at the UIC Invitational in Algonquin, Illinois, Murray State's Rachel Giustino has been named the OVC Offensive Player of the Week.
MOBILE, Ala. -- Murray State women's golf, led by freshman Ana Garcia Picchi, came home with a seventh-place finish at USA Intercollegiate, played on the par-72, 6,002-yard Crossings Course at Magnolia Golf Club on Monday.
MAYFIELD -- Zoe Stom made yet another hat trick with three goals in Calloway County's 10-0 rout of Mayfield (2-10) in girls' high school soccer action from Monday night.
TENNIS -- The Paducah Sun Junior & Adult Tennis Tournament will take place at the Larry J. Helfin Tennis Center on October 5 and 6. Entry fee is $40 and covers up to three events. Entry deadline is October 3. For further information, call 270-559-8310.
Three days removed from a 45-35 loss to McCracken County, Mayfield was ousted as Class 2A’s top team, dropping to No. 3 in this week’s high school football poll, as selected by statewide sports writers.
TOLEDO, OHIO – Murray State quarterback Preston Rice said Saturday night the biggest problem for the Racers in a 45-0 loss to Toledo at the Glass House was finishing drives.
The fall recruiting period is still less than a week old, and the early signing period for high school basketball prospects is still two months away, but John Calipari isn't wasting any time.
Senior and Chicago area native Rachel Giustino played for the first time in Chicago in her Murray State career and did not disappoint as she combined for 57 kills, 29 digs while hitting .326 in two wins Saturday over Illinois-Chicago and Bradley.
MAYFIELD -- Somebody, or something, had to emerge from a game in which 22 flags were enforced, a sideline scrum fired up fan bases and general pandemonium ensued late in the third quarter.
MAYFIELD — Franklin Hayes scored three touchdowns, all on passes from Elijah Wheat, and Hunter Bradley scored twice, as McCracken County snapped Mayfield's 31-game home winning streak with a 45-35 thriller at War Memorial Stadium Friday night.
Murray State men's basketball picked up its third recruit for the Class of 2020 on Friday, when Greensboro, North Carolina, native Nicholas McMullen announced his intent to sign with the program through social media.
RICHMOND — Christian Fellowship made quite the splash in its opening round matches in the All "A" state volleyball tournament, played on the campus of Eastern Kentucky University on Friday night.
Over the course of the summer basketball travel schedule, there were few high school players that garnered more buzz than New Jersey power forward Lance Ware.
For the second-straight week, Murray State football gets the privilege of being another FBS team's home-opening opponent, when the Racers hit the road this Saturday for a matchup in the Glass Bowl against the Mid-American Conference-based Toledo Rockets.
A 60-yard first-quarter touchdown from Preston Rice to DaQuon Green. A 50-yard third-quarter pass from Rice to Jacob Bell against a broken pocket. Three punts of 50 yards or more from Steve Dawson. A first-quarter forced fumble from Kameron Petty. A blitzkreig first-quarter sack on likely fu…
On the heels of a pair of disappointing losses, McCracken County running back Hunter Bradley gave the Mustangs a boost on Friday.