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Lady Cougars setting big goals

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The Logan County Lady Cougar soccer team has been working hard to get ready for the upcoming season. The Lady Cougars went to camp this summer and are expecting to have a great season.“Practice has been going very well so far. We have had a better start than we did last season. They are hungry and ready for the season to begin,” said head coach Dan Duncan. “We have a lot of new players this year that are inexperienced but we still have a lot of talent.”Last year, the team lost four starting seniors, but Duncan is confident that the team is prepared. Duncan says they haven’t lost talent, but they are just changing the roles of players.

 

Cougars rebuilding their team

The Logan County Cougar soccer team is working hard this summer to prepare for their season which starts in less than a month. The Cougars have been practicing for two weeks to prepare for their first game on August 19 at Hopkins County-Central.In the past two years, the program has lost 19 seniors. Head coach Eric Evans says they are working on rebuilding the team and getting the players more experience. He says the team is a lot younger this year but they have a lot of talent.

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RHS Soccer getting in shape

The fall sports teams have begun practicing this summer to prepare for the upcoming season. The Russellville High School soccer team has been working hard the past week to get in shape before their season in August.The team welcomes new head coach, Jonathan White, to the team to lead the Panthers. Last year, Russellville only had a junior varsity team, but this year they will have their first varsity team in several years. White is working with the team to teach them how to play on...

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RHS Soccer getting in shape

The fall sports teams have begun practicing this summer to prepare for the upcoming season. The Russellville High School soccer team has been working hard the past week to get in shape before their season in August.The team welcomes new head coach, Jonathan White, to the team to lead the Panthers. Last year, Russellville only had a junior varsity team, but this year they will have their first varsity team in several years. White is working with the team to teach them how to play on...

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Want good fishing and carefree boating? Leave the bananas at home

A close friend prepared to board a charter boat with his family for a fishing excursion while on a Florida vacation several years ago. His mother brought along some bananas for a between meal snack.The captain of the boat adamantly said those bananas were not coming on his boat. My friend’s mother, perplexed, offered mild protest. The captain told her: “Put them on that hook over there. Believe me; they’ll be here when you get back.”

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13U Babe Ruth fall to Warren County

The 13 year old Logan County Babe Ruth competed in the semifinal game against Warren County on Thursday. Logan County battled hard and took the game into extra innings, but would fall 4-3 in the eighth inning.Warren County took the lead in the game after scoring one run in the first inning and another in the second inning. Logan County would get some hits, but the Warren County defense would shut them down.In the top of the sixth inning, Dillon Porter would get an RBI as...

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RHS hires new baseball coach

Russellville Independent School system will be changing up some of their spring sports this year. Russellville High School has hired new head baseball coach, Ryan “Blake” Crabtree, to replace former coach Greg Shelton.Russellville Middle School will also start a softball team.Crabtree is a graduate of Barren County High School where he played baseball under the direction of Coach Johnny Vance. Crabtree went on to play a semester at Volunteer State until he wa...

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14 year old Logan County Babe Ruth heads to state

The 14 year old Logan County Babe Ruth team are headed to state after defeating Warren County on Wednesday. Logan County fell behind early in the game, but Logan County would come back to end the game early with a 13-3 win.Warren County came out strong on Wednesday and scored three runs in the first inning. Logan County fell behind but would step it up in the third inning to make a comeback.The Warren County pitcher would start to struggle and Logan County would take adv...

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All-Stars battle hard, but fall in semis

The Logan County 11-12 year old Little League All-Star team finished their season this week in the semifinal game in Bowling Green. The team worked hard to go 3-1 to advance to the semifinal game on Wednesday, but fell 9-8 to Ohio County, losing their chance to go to state.On Monday, Logan County got their first loss to Owensboro Southern. Owensboro would take off in the third inning of the game and score seven runs. Logan County would put up two runs in the fifth inning, but Owens...

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All-Stars compete strong in tournament

The Logan County All-Stars began their tournament last week and will continue this week in hopes to make it to the championship games. So far all teams have big wins in the district and will continue to work hard to be successful.The 10-11 team went 1-2 in the tournament and will not be able to advance on to the championship game in their age group. Their first game was against South Warren County and they would fall 2-7.Their second game was against Franklin on Saturday...

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