Neither team was at full strength for the wrestling City Championships Wednesday, but it was Franklin County that came away with the 47-36 win over Western Hills at FCHS.
Franklin County’s boys basketball team beat Shelby County 64-49 Tuesday night at FCHS, giving Franklin County coach Tony Wise his 300th career victory.
Leading 15-12 after the first quarter, Franklin County’s girls basketball team broke the game open in the second period and went on to beat Madison Central 81-40 Monday at FCHS.
WeWannaPlay has been assisting local student-athletes for years, helping them offset the costs associated with playing varsity sports at Frankfort, Franklin County and Western Hills.
Franklin County’s offense put up some impressive numbers during the Flyers’ 11-1 football season, scoring 491 points and gaining 4,843 yards.
If there was a softball team that needed a coach, Butch Turner was there — a men’s team at GE when he employed there, women’s slow-pitch league, youth leagues, travel teams.
Frankfort, Franklin County and Western Hills competed in the Woodford County Invitational swim meet Saturday at Falling Springs in Versailles.
Trailing 15-6 after the first quarter Saturday, Franklin County's girls basketball team rallied but lost by two points, falling to Conner 62-60 in Hebron.
Brooklynn Miles and Patience Laster both registered double-doubles as Franklin County’s girls basketball team defeated Fleming County 74-55 Saturday in the Lady Royals Showcase at Mason County.
By mutual agreement between the two teams based on the ability to field both a junior varsity and a varsity team, the Franklin County girls basketball game with Elizabethtown, originally scheduled for Thursday, will be played Jan. 23 at FCHS.
Franklin County’s boys basketball team graduated four seniors off last year’s team, but the cupboard is hardly bare for the Flyers.
The University of Southern Indiana’s women’s cross country team placed 13th out of 34 teams at the NCAA DII Championships on Saturday in Sacramento, California.