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.
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.
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.
Former players, former coaches, former rivals, a co-worker — they all make up the coaching staff of Franklin County girls basketball coach Joey Thacker.
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.
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.
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.
Franklin County’s girls basketball team made it seven consecutive 41st District championships Friday, holding off a scrappy Great Crossing team 62-46 in the tournament title game Friday at FCHS.
The Franklin County and Frankfort boys basketball teams had split the two games they played in the regular season, and they came into the championship game of the 41st District Tournament with similar records.
The Tennessee Titans’ top two quarterbacks from last season — Ryan Tannehill and Marcus Mariota — both have their deals with the team set to expire next month.
Franklin County’s girls basketball team had a plan to come out and take control early, and that’s just what the Lady Flyers did, beating Western Hills 68-19 Tuesday in the first round of the 41st District Tournament at FCHS.
LEXINGTON — Franklin County senior Nathaniel Lawrence was dealing with a knee injury, but that didn’t stop him from reaching the finals in the State Wrestling Championships.
Franklin County senior Nathaniel Lawrence and Western Hills junior Jeffery Parker reached the semifinals at the State Wrestling Championships Friday at Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park.
In just her first year of wrestling, Zoe Long became the first student-athlete from Frankfort to medal at the Girls State Wrestling Tournament presented by the Kentucky Wrestling Coaches Association.
Western Hills' 400-yard freestyle relay team of Anish Penmecha, Hithan Garla, Nikhil Akula and Evan Sinor-Huggins qualified for the state swimming championships based on its time in the Region 6 meet Saturday at the Falling Spring Center in Versailles.
According to a statement released on the Franklin County girls basketball team’s Twitter account, FCHS head coach Joey Thacker suffered a medical episode at the end of school Wednesday but has been medically cleared to return home.
Jacob Cook, a junior on Kentucky’s golf team, will be one of 29 UK student-athletes inducted into the Frank G. Ham Society of Character Wednesday at a dinner prior to the men’s basketball game against Vanderbilt at Rupp Arena.
Frankfort’s boys basketball team picked up its first district win of the season Tuesday, defeating The Frankfort Christian Academy 82-25 Tuesday at TFCA.