Off the Court will share with our readers pictures from both the Bears and Lady Bears games throughout the week. Enjoy!
The Butler County Bears opened their 20011-12 basketball season on Tuesday night in Morgantown. They were facing Owensboro Apollo High School, one of the teams coach Greg Woodcock added to the schedule for this season to test his young team against a better caliber opponent.
The 2011-12 edition of the Butler County Lady Bears debuted on Monday in Morgantown before a sparse crowd. The opening night opponent for the Bears was the Lady Hornets from Hancock County. Hancock came in to the game looking to avenge a season-opening home loss to the Lady Bears a year ago.
With this being Thanksgiving week one might think that there wouldn't be much basketball action, but the BCMS boys basketball team managed to get in four games, two 7th and two 8th. Monday night the 7th and 8th grade teams had home games against a team out of Daviess County called College View.
It’s tipoff time for the basketball teams at Butler County High School. The Bears and Lady Bears will see their seasons start this week and both teams will hit the hardwood this year with plenty of new faces and expectations for the upcoming season.
Butler County Middle School boy's basketball had a busy week. The Bears started the week with their first home game of the season facing arch rival Grayson County. The bears proved to be too much for the Cougars in both 7th and 8th grade games.The 7th grade came out strong in the first quarter
With the 2011-12 Butler County High School basketball season set to kick off next week, the Bears and Lady Bears are planning a meet the team night. Dubbed "Meet the Bears and Lady Bears," the event will be held tomorrow night, Tuesday, November 22, beginning at 6 p.m.
Garrett Embry bagged this 9 point buck on Saturday. The proud hunter has been well trained by his Dad. Garrett is the son of Michael and Jan Embry and the brother of Mary Beth. Congratulations Garrett!!!!!
Excellent breeding conditions this past year in the northern Prairie region and Canada should mean productive hunting for the opening of duck season Thanksgiving Day.
Members of the Butler County Cross-Country team competed in the 2011 KHSAA Cross Country State Championship Meet on November 12, 2011. The event took place in Lexington at the Kentucky Horse Park.