Area Sports

Boyle All-Comers Results

The Mercer County Titans and the Burgin Bulldogs track teams competed at the Boyle All-Comers meet Tuesday, April 17, at Boyle County High School. Listed below are the full results for both the Titans and the Bulldogs. The results will be separated by school and results with the Titans first, followed by the Bulldogs. MERCER COUNTY  Girls…

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West bats scorch Titans

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com If the first two innings were any indication of how the rest of the game was going to play out, the Mercer County Titans (5-2) were looking pretty good. Unfortunately, the West Jessamine Colts’ (3-6) bats came to life in the third inning on their way to a 21-9 victory…

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Titans compete at Clash of the Classes

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com It was a good day to be a Mercer County Titan on the track. This past Saturday, April 14, at the Clash of the Classes meet in Bardstown, the girls finished sixth out of 22 teams with 118.50 points while the boys finished 11th with 85.50 points. The girls team…

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Mercer softball dominates district foe

April Ellis Herald Staff aellis@harrodsburgherald.com The Mercer County Lady Titans (4-4) softball team took down district rival West Jessamine (5-5) last Thursday in an overwhelming win. Freshman Brooklin Burgess ended the game when she hit a walk-off home run ending the game, 18-2, in four innings. “I’m happy to make quick work of it,” said…

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Danville All-Comers Results

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com Listed below are the results for the Mercer County Titans and Burgin Bulldogs at the Danville All-Comers track meet on Tuesday, April 10. MERCER COUNTY  Girls 4×800 Meter Relay 1st place: Jai Maria Piazza, Channing Lewis, Haley Blevins and Clayra Darnell (10:46.08) 5th place: Erin Darland, Katherine Schroeder, Emily Steele and Emma…

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Titans earn first district win over Jaguars

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com In their first district match up of the season, the Mercer County Titans (4-2) defeated the East Jessamine Jaguars (1-2) by a final score of 8-1 on Tuesday, April 10. Sophomore Mason Smith earned the win over the Jaguars pitching a complete game. Smith gave up one run on three…

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Former Titan excelling on and off the field at UK

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com Going from a town with less than 10,000 people to a college campus with almost 30,000 students at the University of Kentucky can be a big change for some, and for former Mercer County Titan Donald “D” Smith, the adjustment was hard, but worth it. “The hardest adjustment for me…

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Bryan Station too much for Lady Bulldogs

Arpan Dixit Herald Staff sports@harrodsburgherald.com It’s been a frustrating start for the Burgin Lady Bulldogs (0-3) softball team at the beginning of the 2018 campaign. They were defeated by the Bryan Station Lady Defenders (0-5) by a final score of 19-5 in four innings on Monday, April 9. Senior pitcher Grace Osbourn took the loss…

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