University of Kentucky Senior Tyler Reed qualified for the 2012 NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships on Saturday afternoon in Athens, Georgia at the Bulldog Last Chance meet. Reed swam a 43.08 in the men’s 100-freestyle, placing him in the B-cut time slot for NCAA qualifications.
A large, vocal crowd packed the gymnasium at Grayson County High School on Friday night for the championship game of the 12th District Boys Basketball Tournament.
Two athletic teams from Belmont Christian Academy (BCA) are returning home from Lexington tonight with a couple of championship trophies from the Kentucky Christian School Athletic Association State Tournament.
Although basketball season for the Butler County Lady Bears ended with a 58-52 defeat at the hands of the Lady Wildcats of Edmonson County in the first round of the 12th District Tournament, several members of the team made the trip to Leitchfield to receive post-season awards.
Former BCHS softball standout and current Murray State pitcher CheyAnne Gaskey is set to return to south central Kentucky this weekend. Her Murray State Racers will be making the trip to Bowling Green to play in the Hilltopper Spring Classic at Western Kentucky Univeristy.
The Butler County Bears had a chance Tuesday night to beat one of their staunchest rivals for a fourth time.
The 12th District Tournament opened on Monday night. The Lady Bears put on their road uniforms and played the Lady Wildcats of Edmonson County in the first round of the tourney, held this year at Grayson County High School.
The Bears and Lady Bears of Butler County High School closed out their basketball seasons with a rough final week of the season.
The past six weeks the Butler County Cross-Country team participated in the “100 Mile Challenge” in order to stay in shape during the off season. The challenge consisted of team members who volunteered to run daily to the final goal of 100 miles in six weeks.
Photo: Sarah Terry, age 14 at the time, looks in awe as her step father, Scott Salchli, hoists her 54-inch long, 47-pound Kentucky state record muskellunge on Nov. 2, 2008 from Cave Run Lake.