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Cougars take two in Graves wood-bat tourney

The Cougar baseball team got a taste of what it is like to play the game with wood bats this past weekend as they won a pair of games at the Graves County Dinger Bat Tournament, held in Mayfield.The Cougars were scheduled to play three games over the weekend, but Friday night’s game at Marshall County was cancelled after Mother Nature dropped an inch of rain in about an hour on the Marshall’s field. Head coach Danny Clark had tried to pick up another game, either later ...

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Cougars hold on for 5-4 win over Bears

The Cougar softball team ran its winning streak to nine games Thursday afternoon as they defeated district rival Butler County by a 5-4 score.The win streak has propelled the Cougars to a Top-25 ranking for the first time in several years. Grayson County is now 12-3 for the season.Freshman Kara Decker pitched all seven innings to pick up the win. Decker gave up four runs, all earned, on seven hits, walking no one and striking out six. Decker pitched out of a jam in the s...

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Cougars go 5-for-5 in Florida

Behind the strength of some outstanding individual performances, the Cougar softball team won all five of its games last week in the Florida Beach Bash, held at Fort Walton Beach.With the five Florida wins, the Cougars come home riding an eight-game winning streak. Asked if her team exceeded expectations on the trip south, head coach Jordan Clemons said that wasn’t the case.“Actually, we went down there and told them at the beginning of the week, before we ha...

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Late Eagle runs cut down Cougars 6-3

The visiting Apollo Eagles scored five times in the last two innings to erase a 3-1 Grayson County lead and send the Cougars down to a 6-3 loss Monday evening at Don Lee Field.Senior right-hander Joseph Anthony was tagged with the loss as he gave up two runs in the sixth that tied the game, then allowed three more in the seventh to send the Cougars to their third loss in seven games. Anthony pitched 3 2/3 innings, allowing the five earned runs on six hits. He walked one, struck out...

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Lady Cougars beat Franklin-Simpson 3-2

The Cougar softball team picked up a nice win last Friday evening as they defeated the visiting Franklin-Simpson Lady Wildcats 3-2 at the Cougar Softball Field.Grayson County scored once in the first inning then twice more in the third inning, then held on for the win.Freshman Kara Decker went the distance for the Lady Cougars to earn the victory. Decker allowed just two runs on five hits, struck out two and walked two. The Lady Wildcats had the tying run at third base w...

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Cougars tame Scotties 7-4 in Glasgow

Grayson County never trailed after a four-run first inning and went on to claim a 7-4 road win over the Glasgow Scotties in Glasgow Thursday evening.Grayson County touched up three Glasgow pitchers for eight hits and made use of five Scottie errors in the first four innings. Starting pitcher Jameson Van Meter helped himself with a pair of hits to drive in two runs. Logan Stevenson also had two hits and two RBIs, while Dylan Yaden drove in a pair with a groundout and a bunt single....

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Cougars pick up 7-4 District win

The Cougar baseball team picked up an important, District win on Wednesday as they defeated the visiting Raiders of Whitesville Trinity 7-4 at Don Lee Field.The Cougars sent 12 men to the plate and scored all seven of their runs in the second inning. They were aided by four Whitesville errors which led to four unearned runs. Junior catcher Logan Ramsey drove in one run with a double, while senior shortstop Dylan Yaden drove in another with a groundout.Three Cougar pitche...

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Panthers beat Cougars 1-0 on one-hitter

It was a case of there being good news and bad news concerning the Cougars’ baseball game last Friday evening against the visiting Daviess County Panthers at Don Lee Field.The good news was that a pair of Cougar pitchers allowed just one earned run in seven innings of work against the Panthers. Starting pitcher, senior Jameson Van Meter, went five innings, allowing five hits, walking no one, striking out six and giving up just the lone, unearned run.Junior lefty Wy...

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Cougars get big District win at Butler County

The Cougar softball team made a big statement Thursday evening in Morgantown as they blasted Butler County 11-6 in the first 12th District game of the season.Grayson County pounded out 14 hits against the Bears, batting around and scoring six times in the third inning to break open a game that had been tied at 2-2.Freshman right-hander Lauren Decker was masterful in the pitcher’s circle allowing just three earned runs on seven hits. Decker walked two and struck out...

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Tennis teams take openers against Hancock County

The Cougar tennis teams opened their season on a high note as they won both the boys and girls matches against visiting Hancock County last Monday on the Cougar Courts.The boys won their match in shutout style, 9-0 over the Hornets. The Lady Cougars won by a 7-1 score, with one doubles match being cancelled because the match ran late.Also on the same day, the JV squads played a match against Cloverport. The Lady Cougars also won by a 7-1 score with their final doubles ma...

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