The Butler County Bears have had a busy week of baseball so far.
In Butler County High School Tennis action, the teams hosted Ohio County on Tuesday, March 27. The girls handled the Lady Eagles with ease defeating them 9-0 while the boys were defeated 2-7 by the Eagles.
Over the weekend the BCHS Bears traveled to South Warren High School for the South Warren Leadoff Classic Tournament. The Bears faced-off against Allen County-Scottsville, South Warren, and Hancock County.
The Butler County Bears' softball team got back on the winning track Friday night with a 15-1, 5-winning win at McLean County. The Bears used a 12-hit attack, solid defense and consistent pitching to earn the win.
The Cub Scout Pack 208 groups from Morgantown held their annual Pinewood Derby race Saturday at 10:00am at the Morgantown Elementary School.
Tyler Reed of Morgantown, Kentucky, became the newest University of Kentucky record holder in the 100-freestyle with a time of 42.60 in his last swim meet as a UK Wildcat on Saturday. Reed finished in fifth place in the finals of the 2012 NCAA Men’s Swimming and Diving Championships at the Weyer
The BCHS tennis teams hosted Cloverport on Friday night. The boys match counted as a varsity match, whereas the girls match counted as a junior varsity, allowing for the less experienced on the girls tennis team a chance to compete.
The Butler County Longbeards will be hosting the 14th Annual National Wild Turkey Federation Hunting Heritage Banquet on March 31, 2012 at the Butler County Education Complex Building. Doors will open at 5:40, dinner at 7:00 pm.
Butler County (1-1) found itself on the wrong side of the score on Monday night at Muhlenberg County in prep softball action. In the varsity game, Butler County's bats were outmanned by Mustang pitcher Nikki Peveler as the Bears fell 7-0.