Good Shepherd wins 2-1 over Bondurant
In middle school girls volleyball, Good Shepherd School A Team defeated Bondurant Middle School 2-1 and the GSS B Team also defeated BMS B Team 2-1 Aug. 28 in the Good Shepherd gym. Larry Luebbers and Debborah Arnold coach the GSS teams.
Capital City Classic tourney Sept. 13-15
The Capital City Classic Closed tennis tournament will be Sept. 13-15 at the tennis courts at Franklin County High School. The tournament is sponsored by the Frankfort Parks, Recreation and Historic Sites Department.
The Classic is a closed format tournament, open only to players who live or work in Franklin County. Entry fees are $20 for singles and $25 for doubles teams.
The divisions for this year’s tourney are Men’s Open and Fun Singles, Men’s Open and Fun and Doubles; Women’s Open and Fun Singles and Women’s Open and Fun and Doubles and Mixed Open and Fun Doubles.
‘Open’ indicates an experienced individual or team. ‘Fun’ means more casual or newer players.
Entry forms are available at the Parks office at Juniper Hill Golf Course. Deadline for entries is 4 p.m. Sept. 11.
For more information, contact John Arnett at 502-382-8542.
program starts Sept. 15
The Frankfort Tennis Association and the Frankfort Parks, Recreation and Historic Sites Department will combine to promote a tennis program for players age 6-10 with no prior experience required that begins Sept. 15.
QuickStart Tennis is designed to bring kids into the game by allowing them to start playing almost immediately, even if they’ve never held a racquet before.
Using shorter racquets, smaller courts, lower nets, modified scoring and slower balls, new players will be learning the game and having fun as soon as they step on court.
Players will meet each Sunday at 2 p.m. beginning Sept. 15 through Oct.13 at East Frankfort Park.
Each 90-minute session will be divided into a coaching period and competition time on court. Every player will receive a wristband, coaching, playtime and have USTA fees paid for existing members or receive a new USTA membership for a fee of $50.
Pre-registration is required. Parents can sign up at the Parks office at Juniper Hill Park or by calling Sonya Harward at 502-500-5440. There is additional information online at frankforttennisrocks.com.
Meeting for EMS program is Monday
Elkhorn Middle School volleyball will hold an informational meeting for female students interested in trying out for the school’s new volleyball team 6 p.m. Monday in the EMS gym. Parents are also invited to attend.
5K is Friday
The United Way of Franklin County Campaign Kickoff 5K Run/Walk will be 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Old Capitol.
The entry fee is $25 or $20 plus two cans/boxes of food for the Emergency Food Pantry.
Race day registration will be 4:30-6:15 p.m. at the Old Capitol.
More information and entry forms can be found at www.unitedwayfranklincounty.org/Events.
needed for women’s league
The Thursday AM Women’s Bowling League at Capital Bowl is looking for bowlers. All levels of expertise are welcome.
The league bowls at 10 a.m. each Thursday from September to April at Capital Bowl. Ladies who are interested should contact the bowling alley or Betty Kukal at 502-600-3540.
FFA hosting Ohio Valley Wrestling
The Western Hills FFA Alumni Association is bringing Ohio Valley Wrestling to Western Hills High School’s Lapsley Cardwell Gymnasium Sept. 13.
Doors will open at 6 p.m. with matches beginning at 7.
The special event will feature a match between J.R. “The Parliamentarian” Zinner and the English Department’s “Grammatical” a.k.a. Ryan Angle Hale.
Advance tickets can be purchased at a cost of $10 for adults and $8 for children by contacting Zinner at Western Hills High School. Tickets will also be available on the evening of the event for $12 per adult and $10 for children.
Concessions will be available and all proceeds will benefit the Western Hills FFA Alumni Association Scholarship program.
For more information contact Zinner at WHHS.
FHS celebrating 100 years of football
This year marks the 100th season of football at Frankfort High School.
FHS will have a celebration/recognition ceremony Friday during the Green County game at Sower Field.
There will be sign-ins before the game and recognition between quarters for former players and coaches. The ceremony will start at 5:30 p.m. and run throughout the night. Sign-ins will stop at game time.
For more information contact FHS football coach Craig Foley at Craig.Foley@frankfort.kyschools.us.
FHS soccer marks 30th anniversary
This season marks the 30th year of soccer at Frankfort High School.
FHS will have a celebration/recognition ceremony Oct. 12 between the boys varsity game vs. Henry County, which starts at 1 p.m., and the boys junior varsity game vs. Lafayette at 3.
There will be a sign-in sheet available before the varsity game at 1 p.m. with recognition between the two games for all former players and coaches.
The ceremony will start at the conclusion of the varsity game and run through the start of the JV game.
Phi Beta Psi sorority scramble is Sept. 20
The Phi Beta Psi sorority will host its 30th annual golf scramble Sept. 20 at Juniper Hill Golf Course.
Proceeds will benefit cancer research and local cancer patients.
The entry fee is $55 for individuals or $200 per team. The entry fee includes green fees, golf cart and lunch. Lunch will be served 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
There will be a shotgun start at 1 p.m.
Golfers who register and pay by Sept. 17 will be entered in a drawing for a $100 gift card from Kroger. Preregister by contacting Karen Mixson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
C.O.C.O. scramble is Tuesday
The Capital Ovarian Cancer Organization will host the fourth annual “Tee It Up With C.O.C.O.” charity nine-hole golf scramble, shopping and dinner Tuesday at the Frankfort Country Club.
Shopping will be from 3-4:30 p.m. with 50 percent of the proceeds going to C.O.C.O.
Registration for the golf scramble will be from 3-4:30 p.m., and the scramble will have a shotgun start at 5. Dinner will be at 7:15 p.m. The registration fee is $60 per person.
For more information contact Shirley Rogers at Grammafor3@yahoo.com or call the FCC Pro Shop at 502-695-1403.
Barnes Classic is Sept. 30
The Thomas Carter Barnes IV Memorial Classic golf scramble will be played Sept. 30 at the Frankfort Country Club.
Proceeds from the scramble will benefit G.O. Ministries.
The entry fee is $150 for individuals or $600 for a foursome. The entry fee includes green fees, golf cart, non-alcoholic beverages, official golf shirt, a sleeve of golf balls, dinner at the clubhouse and special gifts and prizes.
Registration will be 11 a.m. Sept. 30, and the scramble will have a shotgun start at noon. Dinner and awards will be 5 p.m. at the clubhouse.
Golfers may register online at www.go-ministries.org/news-and-events/go-golf.
7 p.m. – Madison Central at Western Hills
6 p.m. – Sayre at
7 p.m. – Detroit at Boston (ESPN)
7:10 p.m. – St. Louis at Cincinnati (Fox Ohio)
10 p.m. – Tampa Bay at L.A. Angels (ESPN)
Noon – U.S. Open (ESPN2)
7 p.m. – U.S. Open (ESPN2)
7 p.m. – Kentucky State at Kentucky Wesleyan
7:30 p.m. – FAU at East Carolina (Fox Sports 1)
7:30 p.m. – Franklin Co. at Woodford Co.
7 p.m. – Scott Co. at Western Hills
6 p.m. – Frankfort at Somerset
7 p.m. – Woodford Co. at Western Hills
Western Hills, Franklin Co. vs. West Jessamine at Connemara
Franklin Co. vs. Scott Co. at Canewood
8:30 p.m. – Baltimore at Denver (NBC)
7 p.m. – Boston at N.Y. Yankees or Chicago White Sox at Baltimore (MLB)
7:10 p.m. – L.A. Dodgers at Cincinnati (Fox Ohio)
Noon – U.S. Open (ESPN2)
8 p.m. – U.S. Open (ESPN)