Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

Local Sports

April 17, 2013

East and West compete in EKC track meet

April 17, 2013 — The East Carter girls team finished second in the EKC track meet with 87 points. West Carter finished seventh out of 11 teams with 20 points.

East’s Shayla Henderson won the girls high jump with a 4”10 jump. Macy Dyer was right behind her with a 4”8 jump. Henderson also took first in the girls long jump with a 14-01.25 performance.

In the girls 4x100 meter relay, East’s team of Whitney Gollihue, Sarah-Jo Diamond, Kerie Steele and Ashleigh McDowell finished fifth with a time of 59.56.

The 4x400 meter relay saw East’s group of Brianna Kiser, Addey Damron, Sarah-Jo Diamond and Olivia Nischan finish in fourth with a time of 5:14.59.

East’s girls group of Kady Chaffin, Maddie Dyer, Delancey Morse, and Megan Suttles also placed fourth in the 4x800 meter relay in 11:58.63.

The East Carter boys finished third overall in the EKC meet with 63 points. West Carter finished sixth with 32 points.

West’s Tristen Mitchell finished in third place in the 100 meter dash with a time of 11.96. Jordan Ratcliff finished fifth with a time of 12.04

In the boys 400 meter dash, East’s Alex Napier placed third with a 55.14 time. He also finished second in the 800 meter run with a time of 2:09.29. West’s Dylan P’Simer was not far behind in third place with a time of 2:13.83. The Raider’s Dustin Sexton was sixth at 2:23.38.

East Carter’s Brandon Neace and Dustin Sexton each placed in the 1600-meter run. Neace placed fourth with a time of 5:08.97 and Sexton had a sixth place finish with 5:12.47. Sexton also finished sixth in the 300 meter hurdles with a time of 47.08.

Kyle Yates from East Carter was in fifth in the 3200 meter run with a time of 11:22.66.

Dallen Dean finished in fifth of the Boys 110 meter hurdles with a time of 19.19

In the Boys 4x100 meter relay, East Carter’s team of Ben Napier, Zach Parsons, Jordan Ratcliff and Dalton Gifford finished second with a time of 47.64. West Carter’s team of Ethan Brown, Jacob Nunley, Ralph Wages and Tristen Mitchell finished sixth with a time of 49.06.

Text Only
Local Sports
  • F-1 Comets.jpg EKC football Gridorama pairings set

    For many football fans living in the Eastern Kentucky Conference, the Gridorama is the unofficial start to the high school football season.

    July 30, 2014 2 Photos

  • F-2 Cordia.jpg KHSAA bans Cordia from all basketball activities in 2014-15

    The Kentucky High School Athletic Association has handed down sanctions to Cordia High School following a nearly yearlong investigation for violations of KHSAA bylaws.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • West Carter football signups and fundraiser

    The West Carter Football program will have signups for the Junior Football League this Saturday Aug. 2 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at West Carter High School football field.

    July 30, 2014

  • Running the Point: The not-so ‘Dog Days of Summer’

    It is almost August and lines soon will be painted on the soccer and football fields to signify the start of fall sports. While there have been a few hot days this summer, it has not really felt like a typical Kentucky summer.

    July 30, 2014

  • F-1 Ben Jordan.JPG West Carter’s Ben Jordan

    West Carter sophomore Ben Jordan likes the spotlight on his team more than just himself. However, the two-sport athlete in Olive Hill turned heads throughout the 16th Region whether it is on the hardwood or on the diamond.

    July 23, 2014 2 Photos

  • F-2 Cole Boggs.JPG Carter County Wildcats shutout by Cincinnati

    With the start of high school football preseason practices, college and professional just right around the corner, one team in Carter County has been throwing the pigskin around for almost two months.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • F-3 Jalen Simmons.JPG KCU football releases 2014 schedule

    Kentucky Christian University will play in four different states during the 2014 football season. The KCU Knights will kick off the 2014 season with an out-of-state trip to Cookeville to face Tennessee Tech on Aug. 28 in a Thursday night clash.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • F-1 Taylor Hickle.JPG Area teams compete in 7-on-7 passing camp

    Several area football teams are not wasting any time after the dead period to see how some kids compete.

    July 16, 2014 2 Photos

  • F-2 Kristen Mayo.JPG Pass the ‘Mayo’

    East Carter sophomore point guard Kristen Mayo has played basketball for as long as she can remember.

    July 16, 2014 2 Photos

  • F-3 Conner Robinson.jpg Former Raider Robinson to play baseball at Northern Kentucky

    After sitting out just two games over the past two seasons, Connor Robinson is perfectly fine with having to prove himself yet again to earn playing time.

    July 16, 2014 1 Photo