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Today's Sports

  • Rexroat leaves Casey for Somerset

    zjohnson@caseynews.net

    After six years at Casey County, four of those years as an assistant coach for the girls team and two years as an assistant for the boys team, Casey Rexroat has been named the new girls head coach at Somerset High School.

    Rexroat replaces Bobby Bowling who resigned after only one season as the head coach of Somerset to become the athletic director at Owsley County.

    Rexroat said he chose to accept the Somerset job for a number of reasons.

  • Casey football finishes...

    Sports Correspondent

    It’s football time in the Bluegrass. Around the state, high school football is back and these student athletes are ready to go.

    “Our kids have played very hard in both scrimmages,” coach Steve Stonebraker said. “Lincoln County was very physical and Western Hills had some more athleticism. We did improve quite a bit following our first scrimmage with Lincoln County. It’s always good for the guys to get out there and compete against someone else.”

  • Injuries contribute to tough...

    Sports Correspondent

    Last season, it was four-straight wins to start off the year including an opening win over Campbellsville 5-1. This time around, the story is a little different.

  • Lady Eagles rebuild in 2019

    Sports Correspondent

    Galilean volleyball is coming off of three-straight State Tournament appearances, but also coming off of saying goodbye to the five seniors that were a big part of making that a reality.

    “It was tough down the stretch last year,” said coach Scott Jones. “It was tough knowing I had to say good bye to a special group of girls. That being said, now, it is time to rebuild and see where we can go from here.”

  • Harvick captures second win at...

    zjohnson@caseynews.net

    For much of the season the question around the NASCAR garage was what was wrong with Kevin Harvick and the four team. After an opening win at the Duel’s at Daytona, Harvick went the first 19 races of the season without a victory.

    But after winning Pocono and now capturing the crown at Michigan on April 11, Harvick looks to be rounding into championship form just in time for the playoffs.

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  • Rebel Football set to take on...

    Sports Correspondent

    A lot of winning has come via a ton of hard work for the Rebel Football program over the last three years. Records upon records has fallen and the winningest group of seniors to come through are off into the sunset. However, this group of seniors can make their own mark if they can overtake one of the toughest schedules to date.

  • Juniors key for new-look Lady...

    zjohnson@caseynews.net

    After a up and down 2018 season that featured a winning record at 18-15, the Casey County Volleyball Lady Rebels will look for success in replacing replace five members from their 2018 team with a strong junior class.

    Head Coach Victor Black says new roles and players have them a little behind other programs heading into the season.

  • Lady Rebels looking to continue...

    zjohnson@caseynews.net

    Coming off a historic 2018 season where the Casey County Lady Rebels Soccer team captured their first ever district tournament victory and first ever region tournament appearance, the Lady Rebels are hungry to build on last season’s success this year.

    Heading into his second full season Head Coach Michael Fair is looking to improve on a great season last year with a still experience team from 2018.

  • Post historic season, Rebel...

    Sports Correspondent

    From picking up program win number one in game one of season three all the way to reeling off eight wins for the season - 2018 was a historic year for Casey County Rebel Soccer.

    “We begin year four of the program,” coach Loren Pennington said. “Coming off our best season yet; last year’s team, at 8-5, took with it 10 very good players and they will be hard to replace.”