Area Sports

Baughman scores game-high 30, but Danville prevails 57-49

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com It’s been an up-and-down season so far for the Mercer County Titans basketball team (2-2) after their four games, and they took another hit Tuesday night in a close 57-49 loss to the Danville Admirals (4-0). Despite the loss, the Titans got one of their best players back from injury. Junior…

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Lady Aces withstand late Burgin run

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com The Burgin Lady Bulldogs  (0-4) are still in search of their first win under their new head coach, Keith Monson. Unfortunately, that search will continue as the Lady Bulldogs fell 45-28 to the Frederick Fraize Lady Aces  (1-5) on Saturday, Dec. 8. The game was much closer than the score…

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Burgin wins third straight to start season

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com The Burgin Bulldogs have started the 2018-2019 season with three straight wins against Danville Christian Academy, Christian Fellowship and Lee County. Below is a of recap the first three games of the season for the Bulldogs. at Lee County (12/1) Burgin travelled to take on the Bobcats over the weekend…

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Lady Bulldogs lose close game to Christian Fellowship

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com The Monson era began on Friday night, Nov. 30, for the Burgin Lady Bulldogs basketball team. Unfortunately, it ended in a close loss to the Christian Fellowship Lady Eagles by a final score of 52-48. “I was super pleased with our effort despite the loss. I didn’t know what to…

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Spivey earns first career win in route of Somerset

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com The Mercer County Lady Titans began their state title defense on Monday, Dec. 1, in a 63-42 victory over the Somerset Lady Jumpers. First year Head Coach Hayley Spivey earned her first career head coaching victory. Three Lady Titans were in double figures, but Spivey also got quality minutes from…

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Lewis and Baughman combine for 61 at Garrard Co.

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com It’s been a rough start to the 2018-2019 season for the Mercer County Titans boys basketball team, but they earned a much-needed first win of the season against Garrard County on Monday, Dec. 3, by a final score of 80-78 in overtime. The Titans have been without one of their…

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Hurst’s big night leads Burgin past DCA in season opener

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com The Burgin Bulldogs opened their 2018-2019 regular season on Tuesday night, Nov. 27,  with a dominating 73-31 victory over the Danville Christian Academy Warriors. The Kentucky High School Athletic Association (KHSAA) approved DCA’s membership application in October of 2017, and the 2018-2019 academic year is their first season as members…

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