The Pulaski County High School Maroons volleyball team swept their cross-town rivals, the Somerset Briar Jumpers, in three sets to advance to the 47th District Volleyball Championship.
The 48th District Volleyball Tournament got underway at the Wigwam on Monday evening as the Southwestern Lady Warriors played the McCreary Central Lady Raiders. The Lady Warriors (26-9) had taken two matches from the Lady Raiders (19-11) earlier in the season. The winner would advance to fac…
MONTICELLO - Paced by an individual first-place finish by Southwestern High School sophomore Kate Golden, the Lady Warriors edged out Pulaski County for the girls varsity team title in the Cave Lake Fall Classic.
The Kentucky Combo League state champion tennis team was formed out of the Lake Cumberland Tennis Association - which as a group has made it their mission to expand and promote tennis in the Lake Cumberland area. The Lake Cumberland Tennis Association offers leagues, classes and tournament p…
Pulaski County High School senior Peyton Randolph signed her letter-of-intent to play volleyball at Georgetown College. Randolph is one of only two players in the Lady Maroons volleyball program to collect 1,000 kills in her career. Her sister, Samantha Randolph Poynter was the only other Pu…
LEXINGTON - A risky decision late in the fourth quarter pays off for the Lexington Christian Academy Eagles as the take a 35-34 victory over their 4th District rivals, the Somerset High School Briar Jumpers.
Both Somerset and Southwestern are playing in their biggest district games of the year, while Pulaski County has the week off on a Bye Week. Somerset needs a win against Lexington Christian to help ensure home field advantage for the first two weeks of the playoffs, while Southwestern needs …
After losing a close opening set, the Pulaski County Maroons volleyball team bounced back and won three straight sets over the South Laurel Cardinals to obtain a 3-1 victory.
A quick goal in the third minute of the match was all it took for Danville High School to eliminate Somerset High School, 1-0, in the semifinals of the 12th Region Boys Soccer Tournament on Wednesday at the Plains.
Southwestern High School senior Man Patel sent in the final shot to give the Southwestern Warriors soccer team a 3-2 victory over their cross-county rivals, the Pulaski County Maroons, and advance them to the semi finals of the 12th Region tournament by way of a sudden death shootout (6-5).
NICHOLASVILLE - West Jessamine advanced to the semifinals of the 12th Region Soccer tournament with a dominating 9-0 shutout of Pulaski County Tuesday in Nicholasville.
Pulaski County High School junior running back Tristan Cox scored five touchdowns in the Maroons’ win over North Laurel. Cox rushed for 94 yards with 3 touchdowns, and had six catches for 59 yards with two more touchdowns.
Somerset Christian School sophomore Chloe West won her first public school varsity cross country race with her individual win at the Somerset High School Invitational on Saturday. West covered the 5,000-meter course in 21:44 and won by nearly 20 seconds.
NICHOLASVILLE — Despite getting a herculean effort from senior keeper Olivia Stevens in net, the Somerset Lady Briar Jumpers were not able to hold off Mercer County in the 12th Region Soccer Tournament, falling to the Lady Titans 3-0 Monday in Nicholasville.
NICHOLASVILLE — The Southwestern Lady Warriors soccer team saw its season come to an end Monday with a heartbreaking 2-1 loss to Garrard County in a shootout in the opening round of the 12th Region Tournament at West Jessamine High School.
Senior Fernando Canella knocked in a walk off score to give his Somerset Briar Jumpers a 3-2 victory in the first round of the 12th Region tournament over the Mercer County Titans in a sudden death third period.
Somerset Christian School sophomore cross country runner Chloe West stepped out of the Kentucky Christian Athletic Association on Saturday to compete in the Somerset High School Invitational at SomerSplash Water Park. After trailing the first part if the girls varsity 5,000-meter race, West …
LONDON - Pulaski County High School junior running back Tristan Cox scored all five of the Maroons' touchdowns in their 35-14 win over North Laurel High School on Friday night in The Jungle. Cox scored four of his five touchdowns before the Jaguars even got on the board.
The Somerset High School Briar Jumpers football team were explosive right out of the gate and finished with a 40-21 victory over their district rivals, the Danville Admirals.
The Southwestern Lady Warriors played host to the Wayne County Lady Cardinals in an important district match at the Wigwam on Thursday evening. Southwestern entered the match hoping to improve on their 26-6 record. The two teams met back on September 5th, with the Lady Warriors pulling out a…
BOWLING GREEN - The Pulaski County High School girls golf team had the program's best season ever with a fifth place finish in the KHSAA Girls State Golf Championship on Tuesday and Wednesday at Bowling Green Country Club. The Lady Maroons had a two-day team total of 691 (115 over par). Lexi…
Going into the 74th minute of the 48th District Girls Soccer Championship, the game was still in doubt as the Lady Warriors clung to a slim 1-0 lead, despite having outshot the Lady Cardinals 20 to 0.
Pulaski County High School sophomore Lauren Worley shot an 18-hole round of 80 to tie for first in the Region 10 Girls Golf Championship. Worley finished as individual region runner-up after a three-hole playoff, and helped lead the Lady Maroons to back-to-back regional titles.
Somerset High School junior Matt Coffey scored two goals in the Briar Jumpers' 47th District Tournament championship win. In Somerset's win over Glasgow, Coffey scored a three-goal hat trick.
The Pulaski County Lady Maroons travelled across town to the Wigwam on Monday evening for the annual showdown against their crosstown rival, the Southwestern Lady Warriors. The defending 12th Region champion Lady Warriors entered the matchup with a record of 24-6, while the Lady Maroons coun…
CINCINNATI - After the Bengals tied Sunday's game with two minutes left, they watched Cardinals rookie quarterback Kyler Murray drop a 24-yard pass to running back David Johnson and then shoot through a vacated middle for 24 more to set up Zane Gonzalez's last-play field goal in a 26-23 loss…
In a heavy rain downpour in the boys soccer 47th District Tournament championship game, the Somerset High School boys soccer team left no doubt in a convincing 6-1 win on Sunday.
The two regular-season girls soccer match-ups between Somerset and Pulaski County both went into overtime shootouts. However, in the 47th District Tournament championship game, on Sunday, Somerset ended this game in regulation with a 3-0 victory.
Pulaski County High School junior Jaxon Gambill scored five goals for the 'glut' in the Maroons' 10-0 whitewashing of Casey County High School in the opening round of the 47th District Tournament on Saturday at Pulaski County High School. The win advanced the Maroons to the 47th District Tou…
After falling behind to North Laurel by a 21-13 margin in the early minutes of the third quarter, Southwestern needed just one more score to get back into the ballgame.
HAZARD - The Somerset Briar Jumpers football team faced their toughest challenge yet as they faced the 4-1 Hazard Bulldogs in Hazard. The Briar Jumpers escaped with a 21-9 victory.
On Senior Night, most schools introduce, honor, and give tokens of gratitude for their departing seniors. On the Southwestern High School boys soccer Senior Night, they were given all that and most of them left the Plains with a scored goal in a 10-0 mercy rule win over Barbourville.
As we roll into Week 7 of the high school football schedule the games have more importance, as most teams are going into their all-important district schedule. That is the case with both the local county schools, as Pulaski County hosts South Laurel and Southwestern hosts North Laurel. Meanw…
This Week's Circulars
Ralph Tarter, 88, of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio passed away Sunday, October 20, 2019. Arrangements are pending and will be announced later by Pulaski Funeral Home. Pulaski Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
- Man arrested for threatening to blow up country in local businesses
- Ohio woman detained after possible self-checkout scheme
- Moonlight Festival brings fall fun to Somerset streets
- Chili's, Popeyes on the way to South U.S. 27
- Moonlight Festival set to let downtown shine Saturday
- Science Hill man facing seven years for meth trafficking
- Midnight on the job as Pulaski Schools' first K9 SRO
- Burnside Island getting $550K for campground upgrades
- Haunted houses kick the fear into high gear this Halloween
- Lake Cumberland area is setting for NBC's 'Perfect Harmony'