Connie Goins has never been one to boast about her accomplishments, and that includes being part of the 2020 class of inductees into the Kentucky High School Basketball Hall of Fame.
LEXINGTON — Dontaie Allen’s collegiate career got off to a slow start and the reigning Kentucky Mr. Basketball spent most of his freshman campaign healing and preparing for the future.
Constantly receiving new information and trying to decide what decision to make about continuing play in the Girls State Basketball Tournament almost felt “suffocating” at times for Julian Tackett, the Kentucky High School Athletic Association Commissioner.
When Cindy Bramble took over as head coach of the Frankfort High girls tennis team five years ago, there were times she didn’t have enough players for a match.
LEXINGTON — John Calipari is doing his part to help struggling families during the current coronavirus crisis that has crippled the state, nation and the world.
Editor's note: This story was updated at 7:07 a.m. on March 24 to include comments from Western Hills High School football coach Don Miller.
The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, which includes Kentucky State University, announced Thursday that is is canceling all spring athletic and championship events through the remainder of the 2019-20 academic year.
LEXINGTON — John Calipari was looking forward to the NCAA Tournament and admitted that he was surprised by the decision to cancel the tourney because of coronavirus concerns.
LEXINGTON — The Kentucky High School Athletic Association has decided to cancel the remainder of the Girls Sweet 16 basketball tournament and next week’s Boys Sweet 16 at Rupp Arena.
The arenas playing host to the Southeastern Conference and Atlantic Coast Conference tournaments will be mostly empty for the rest of the week.
LEXINGTON — Trailing by eight points midway through the third quarter, Franklin County’s girls basketball team battled to take a two-point lead midway through the fourth quarter.
After the call of the whistle, I stepped up on the block. I took my mark and dove in at the sound of the horn. I held my streamline, kicked a few dolphin kicks, then broke the surface.
Second Street’s Katie Norman placed third in one event and fourth in another in the middle school competition at the Indoor State Track and Field Championships Saturday at the Mason County Athletic Complex.
LEXINGTON — Immanuel Quickley was all smiles and his teammates were loving his demeanor a few hours after he was named Southeastern Conference Player of the Year.
Former players, former coaches, former rivals, a co-worker — they all make up the coaching staff of Franklin County girls basketball coach Joey Thacker.
Western Hills’ Emma Campbell, Madelyn Muller and Joshua Downey all won events at the Indoor State Track and Field Championships Saturday at the Mason County Indoor Athletic Complex.
When Jasmine Simpson, Lakin Hamblin and Justice Wiser were freshmen, Franklin County’s girls basketball team made its third straight trip to the state tournament.
LEXINGTON — John Calipari isn’t worried about Ashton Hagans, and the Kentucky coach expects to meet with the sophomore point guard soon to sort out their differences as the Wildcats prepare for the Southeastern Conference Tournament.
RICHMOND — It was a year ago that Franklin County's girls basketball team last played Scott County, and it was a game that kept the Lady Flyers motivated.
Since he grew up in Columbus, Ohio, Kalil Branham’s dream was to play football in the Big Ten, and he originally committed to Michigan. However, he later had a change of heart and the talented receiver signed with Kentucky.
LOUISVILLE — Louisville's basketball team came close to securing at least a tie for the Atlantic Coast Conference championship Wednesday night without even playing. Very close.
When James Hyatt posted on Instagram Monday night that he needed 50,000 likes to receive a pair of custom soccer cleats to represent his father, Adam Hyatt, he found out he had until next Tuesday to reach that goal.
Franklin County High School will provide a pep bus at no cost to students for Friday's 11th Region championship game between the Lady Flyers and Scott County at Eastern Kentucky University at 7 p.m.
RICHMOND — It didn’t surprise Franklin County girls basketball coach Joey Thacker when Dunbar made a run at his team Wednesday, but the Lady Flyers knew what to do.