https://www.caseynews.net/sports/rss.xml en Van Lew II picks CU: Harrodsburg https://www.caseynews.net/content/van-lew-ii-picks-cu-harrodsburg <img src="https://www.caseynews.net/sites/www.caseynews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/signing_1.jpg" alt="Galilean graduate Lee Van Lew II signing his letter of intent to attend CU: Harrodsburg to play basketball and pursue his degree. The Galilean coaching staff, Harrodsburg coaching staff and Lee’s family look on as he signs." title="Galilean graduate Lee Van Lew II signing his letter of intent to attend CU: Harrodsburg to play basketball and pursue his degree. The Galilean coaching staff, Harrodsburg coaching staff and Lee’s family look on as he signs." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Sports Correspondent</p> <p> On the same day as graduation for Galilean, basketball senior forward Lee Van Lew II inked his letter of intent to continue his academic and athletic career at Campbellsville University: Harrodsburg.</p> Lady Rebels close regular season with 2 wins https://www.caseynews.net/content/lady-rebels-close-regular-season-2-wins <p> Sports Correspondent</p> <p> Coach Marvetta Overstreet&rsquo;s crew ended the regular season last week by taking two wins moving their over all record to 17-5. In the first match up of the week, it was on familiar ground, but without key players.</p> Rebel Tennis win streak ends at 11 https://www.caseynews.net/content/rebel-tennis-win-streak-ends-11 <p> Sports Correspondent</p> <p> The Casey County boy&rsquo;s tennis team split a pair of matches last week. The Rebels won their first match taking down Metcalfe County 4-1 stretching their win streak to 11 in a row, but a few days later saw that streak end.</p> <p> It was a tough outing at Somerset as Casey was unable to take a match and only at number-one doubles was there a set that was even close. Somerset held home court 5-0.</p> Rebels celebrate senior night with a win https://www.caseynews.net/content/rebels-celebrate-senior-night-win <img src="https://www.caseynews.net/sites/www.caseynews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/baseball_16.jpg" alt="The 2019 graduating seniors on the baseball team were honored May 6. They are, from left to right, Connor Wesley, Tyler Scott, Michael Christian, Nate Goode and Zachary Todd." title="The 2019 graduating seniors on the baseball team were honored May 6. They are, from left to right, Connor Wesley, Tyler Scott, Michael Christian, Nate Goode and Zachary Todd." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> zjohnson@caseynews.net</p> <p> The Casey County Rebels baseball team celebrated five seniors on May 6 with a 15-0 drubbing of Burgin on senior night.</p> <p> The Rebels celebrated the senior night for Zachary Todd, Nate Goode, Michael Christian, Conner Wesley and Tyler Scott.</p> <p> Casey 15 Burgin 0</p> <p> After a scoreless top of the first, the Rebels got things going early with five runs in the bottom of the first to take the early 5-0 lead.</p> Lady Rebels win 4 of 6 this week https://www.caseynews.net/content/lady-rebels-win-4-6-week <img src="https://www.caseynews.net/sites/www.caseynews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/sb.jpg" alt="Seniors Jenna Johrn and Haley Price were given gifts as part of senior night May 7." title="Seniors Jenna Johrn and Haley Price were given gifts as part of senior night May 7." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> zjohnson@caseynews.net</p> <p> After struggling lately the Lady Rebels busted out of their five game losing streak this week winning four of six games to create some momentum heading into the postseason.</p> <p> Casey 20 Cumberland 3</p> <p> In the second game of the doubleheader the Lady Rebels would again make quick work of the Lady Panthers led by Lauren Lee.</p> <p> Lee went 4-4 with a home run, five RBI&rsquo;s, and a stolen base to lead the Lady Rebels to the doubleheader sweep.</p> Lady Rebel Tennis now 15-5 after splitting two matches https://www.caseynews.net/content/lady-rebel-tennis-now-15-5-after-splitting-two-matches <img src="https://www.caseynews.net/sites/www.caseynews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/girlstennis_0.jpg" alt="Casey County Lady Rebels Tennis player Sadie Edwards returns a shot during a match on April 30 against Berea" title="Casey County Lady Rebels Tennis player Sadie Edwards returns a shot during a match on April 30 against Berea" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Sports Correspondent</p> <p> Coach Marvetta Overstreet&rsquo;s crew played a marathon match Monday, April 29 last week falling 3-2 at East Jessamine, but the Lady Rebels bounced back Tuesday taking down Berea 4-1.</p> Streak stretches to 10 wins for Rebel Tennis https://www.caseynews.net/content/streak-stretches-10-wins-rebel-tennis <img src="https://www.caseynews.net/sites/www.caseynews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/boystennis_1.jpg" alt="Casey County Rebels Tennis player Ethan Willoughby returns a shot during a match on April 30 against Berea" title="Casey County Rebels Tennis player Ethan Willoughby returns a shot during a match on April 30 against Berea" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Sports Correspondent</p> <p> Casey County Boy&rsquo;s Tennis has been on a roll. Last week the boys picked up two more wins to move their overall record to 14-2 and now, have won 10 in a row.</p> <p> The Racquet Rebs dominated East Jessamine on the road Monday, April 29. The Jaguars have just four boys on their squad this season. Casey gave up just one game taking care of business in a two singles, one doubles match 3-0.</p> Girls Middle School Volleyball https://www.caseynews.net/content/girls-middle-school-volleyball <img src="https://www.caseynews.net/sites/www.caseynews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/vb_ckmsac.jpg" alt="The sixth grade Volley Rebs finished their season with a perfect record. They had an overall record of 21-0 and a conference record of 16-0 in route to a conference championship. Pictured are front row left to right: Tessa Hale, Shelby McQueary, Karmen Cundiff, and Gracie Demrow. Second row: Coach Chris McQueary, Lakin Blevins, Bryanna Grider, Miley Cape, Kate Barnes, Elizabeth Forbes and Coach Katy Roy. " title="The sixth grade Volley Rebs finished their season with a perfect record. They had an overall record of 21-0 and a conference record of 16-0 in route to a conference championship. Pictured are front row left to right: Tessa Hale, Shelby McQueary, Karmen Cundiff, and Gracie Demrow. Second row: Coach Chris McQueary, Lakin Blevins, Bryanna Grider, Miley Cape, Kate Barnes, Elizabeth Forbes and Coach Katy Roy. " align="left" hspace="6" />