Russell County,

Nathan Lawson named All-State

Russell County Lakers Baseball pitcher and first baseman Nathan Lawson has been named First-Team All-State. Lawson is one of 22 players selected state-wide for the first-team honors. The junior finished the season with 7 wins and 1 loss in 10 starts on the mound, finishing with a 1.95 era and...
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Russell County,

Lakers perform well at state track meet

Russell County Lakers track team members performed well at the state track meet. Justin Stearns finished 6th overall in the boys 800 meter run. The boys 4×400 meter relay team finished 15th overall. The team is made up of Tyler Lulek, Clayton Trosper, Blake Bolin, and Justin Stearns. The boys...
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Russell County,

ATV Dirt Drag results from the RC Fair

Click the link below to see results from the ATV Dirt Drag at the Russell County Fair. Zac Oakes is the News Director and Digital Content Contributor for and Laker Country WJRS 104.9 FM.
Wayne County, KYAdvocate Messenger

Wallace planned to sign with Auburn, was swayed to UK

Wayne County (Ga.) High School coach Ken Cribb says it wasn’t anything magical that Kentucky linebackers coach Jon Sumrall did to persuade linebacker Trevin Wallace to sign with Kentucky in December. “He just did an incredible job. He was not pushy. He did his sales pitch about Kentucky and nothing...
Russell County,

Several Laker baseball players receive postseason recognition

Several Russell County Laker Baseball players were selected for postseason awards by the 4th Region Coaches Association. Senior All Stars: Nick Aaron, Issac Roy, CJ Vonfumetti. Junior East/West All Stars: Nathan Lawson and Cody Luttrell. Sophomore East/West All Star: Aidan Antle. The Junior and Sophomore All-Stars will be participating in...
Russell County,

Season Stat Recap for Lady Laker Softball

Zac Oakes is the News Director and Digital Content Contributor for and Laker Country WJRS 104.9 FM. Laker baseball team vs Franklin-Simpson in the 2nd round of the 4th Region tournament. Russell County starts 4th Region tournament play against Barren County. All Things Russell covers the first round of...

Metcalfe County High School names new volleyball coach

EDMONTON, Ky. – Metcalfe County High School announced Monday Mielle DiStefano would be the school’s new head volleyball coach. She takes over for Whitney Estes, who stepped down last season. DiStefano was the assistant coach under Estes and previously served as head coach from 2015 until 2017. DiStefano also coached...
Warren County, KYBowling Green Daily News

South Warren powers past Clinton County

The South Warren softball team opened the Region 4 Tournament with a bang, powering its way to a 15-0, four-inning victory on Saturday at the WKU Softball Complex. The No. 1 ranked team in the state pounded out 11 hits, including a pair of homers, to roll past Clinton County (17-14) and advance to the region semifinals.
Cumberland County, KYWBKO

Warren East shuts out Cumberland County 13-0

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) - The 4th Region Softball Tournament began today at WKU Softball Complex with the first game of Warren East Vs Cumberland County. The Raiders dominated the whole game shutting out the Panthers 13-0 after a steller performance from Emma Markham. Markham allowed only one hit with...
Barren County,

Lakers homer three times in region tournament win

The Russell County Lakers knocked off Barren County by a score of 12-3 on Saturday, advancing to the region tournament semifinals on Monday. The Lakers hit three home runs on the day. Aiden Antle, Nathan Lawson, and Maxon Gosser all hit home runs for the Lakers in the win. Antle...
Wayne County, KYCommonwealth Journal

Somerset out slugs Wayne County

DANVILLE - The Somerset High School baseball team exploded for 19 runs in an easy 19-5 victory over Wayne County High School in the opening round of the 12th Region Baseball Tournament at Danville High School. Somerset seniors Kade Grundy, Dylan Burton and Tanner Popplewell combined for 11 runs batted...
Clinton County, KYBowling Green Daily News

Burr lifts Purples over Clinton County

Bowling Green senior starting pitcher Maddox Burr fired four scoreless innings and drove in three runs at the plate as the host Purples topped Clinton County 10-0 in five innings in the Region 4 Baseball Tournament quarterfinals Saturday. Burr homered and tallied three RBIs. On the mound, Burr earned the...