Local Sports Briefs



Soccerama begins Saturday

The 25th annual FHS Soccerama weekends are this Saturday, Aug. 4, and Saturday, Aug. 11 at the new Panther Athletic Complex located at 934 Old Lawrenceburg Rd.

Admission is $5, and parking will be at the tennis courts entrance. Fans attending are urged to bring chairs as seating is limited.

The schedule for the boys games is as follows:

Saturday, Aug. 4

Upper Field

9 a.m. – Frankfort vs. Sayre, 11 – Western Hills vs. Meade Co., 1 p.m. – Franklin Co. vs. Henry Clay, 3 – Woodford Co. vs. Boyd Co., 4:45 – Anderson Co. vs. Menifee Co., 6:30 – Marion Co. vs. Paris.

Saturday, Aug. 11

Lower Field

9 a.m. – Frankfort vs. Danville, 11 – Woodford Co. vs. Boyle Co., 1 p.m. – Western Hills vs. Pikeville, 3 – Franklin Co. vs. Russell, 4:45 – Anderson Co. vs. Carroll Co., 6:30 – Sayre vs. Boyd Co.

A schedule for the girls’ games hasn’t been received yet.

WHHS soccer successful at State Games

The Western Hills High School Wolverines boys soccer teams won five of six games at the Bluegrass State Games in Lexington on July 28-29.

In their first game Saturday, the varsity faced off against Murray High and won 1-0. In game two, WHHS lost to Trigg County 2-1, but on Sunday, the Wolverines defeated Mercer County 2-0. WHHS head coach Daniel Cowan led the team.

The JV Wolverines beat Madison Central 2-0 and Lexington Lafayette 3-2 on Saturday, and defeated Daviess County 2-1 on Sunday. The JV team is coached by Michael Goss.

The Wolverines’ next preseason opponent is Meade County at the FHS Soccerama on Saturday, Aug. 4 at 11 a.m.

Annual alumni game Saturday

The fifth annual soccer alumni game is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 4 at 6:30 p.m. at the Sower Soccer Complex at Capitol View Park.

All former WHHS, FCHS and FHS soccer players and coaches are invited to participate in this community event. WHHS alumni will wear green shirts, FCHS alumni will wear navy blue shirts, and FHS alumni will wear orange shirts.

Admission is $2 (free admission for children under 9). Concessions will be available.

WHHS alumni should contact Debbie Hatfield at mhatfield@fewpb.net.

FHS alumni should contact Cindy Perry at


FCHS alumni should contact Stephanie Ellis at glide3026@gmail.com.


Juniper Ladies Club tourney is Aug. 11-12

The JHLGC Ladies Club Championship will be held at Juniper Hill Golf Course Aug. 11-12.

The entry fee is $10 and entry forms are available in the pro shop. Entries must be received by noon on Thursday, Aug. 9.

For more information, you may contact Michele Brown at (502) 219-0562 or by email at michele.brown@fewpb.net.

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