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Danville star Howe is nation’s top small high school player

Christian Howe of the Danville baseball team has been named the MaxPreps Small School National Player of the Year. Howe led the nation in home ... Read more

by Mike Marsee, Monday, July 12, 2021 11:49 am


Local athletes receive all-state recognition

Softball, baseball, track athletes honored SOFTBALL Hailey Cannon of Boyle County has been named the Class 2A Co-Player of the Year by the Kentucky Softball ... Read more

by Mike Marsee, Monday, June 28, 2021 3:12 pm

Boyle County Sports

Softball loss brings life lessons as Boyle falls in state tournament

LEXINGTON — It was a day for life lessons. It was not the day for the kind of storybook ending that makes sports so compelling, ... Read more

by Mike Marsee, Monday, June 21, 2021 1:41 pm

Danville Sports

Barnes leads Danville to state semifinals

LEXINGTON — Preston Barnes was ready for anything. When Danville needed a big hit and the fastball came in just above the belt, he was ... Read more

by Mike Marsee, Thursday, June 17, 2021 1:00 pm

Boyle County Sports

Lady Rebels top Johnson Central, 1-0; Face Lewis County Friday

LEXINGTON — When the game that wouldn’t end finally did, Brian Deem figured he had earned a decent meal. Boyle County was moving on in ... Read more

by Mike Marsee, Monday, June 14, 2021 1:51 pm


Danville beats Beechwood, advances in state tournament play

LEXINGTON — Things went pretty much according to plan for Danville in its first state tournament game. The Admirals faced a quality opponent in unfamiliar ... Read more

by Mike Marsee, Sunday, June 13, 2021 10:04 am

Boyle County Sports

Boyle state softball game suspended due to rain; to be completed Sunday at 1:30 p.m.

LEXINGTON — Boyle County’s bid to advance in the KHSAA State Softball Tournament is on hold. Boyle’s semi-state game against Johnson Central was suspended Friday ... Read more

by Mike Marsee, Saturday, June 12, 2021 8:29 am

Danville Sports

Danville downs Somerset for 12th Region title

Danville didn’t forget. Two years after one of the most disappointing losses in Danville baseball history, the Admirals applied the lesson in a similar situation ... Read more

by Mike Marsee, Tuesday, June 8, 2021 6:54 am


Admirals sail, Rebels fall in region action

It’s 2019 all over again at the 12th Region baseball tournament. Old rivals Danville and Somerset will square off once again for the regional championship ... Read more

by Mike Marsee, Monday, June 7, 2021 5:02 pm

Boyle County Sports

Boyle teams place in track regionals

The Mercer County boys and girls swept the team titles Wednesday in the Class 2A, Region 5 at Harlan. Boyle County finished third in the ... Read more

by Mike Marsee, Friday, June 4, 2021 2:45 pm

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