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Tindle goes the distance in Hornets 4-3 win

Brock Tindle pitched a complete game and the Hornets defeated Henderson County 4-3 at Vastwood Park’s Tommy Keown Field Tuesday. “Brock comes out everyday and competes and we saw that tonight. He commanded all game,” HCHS coach Brad Keown said. The Colonels plated a run in the first inning before Hancock County answered with a…

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Hornets bow out in district tourney with loss to Meade

The Meade County Greenwaves hit 12 3-point baskets and pulled away over the final eight minutes to win 53-23 over Hancock County during the 11th District tournament at Brandenburg Tuesday. The Hornets finished the season with a record of 9-20. Meade moves on to play Breck County in the title game Friday at MCHS. Meade…

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Hornets fall to Eagles

Ohio County’s Elijah Decker hit a “3” at the buzzer to end the first quarter and the Eagles went on to defeat Hancock County by a final score of 63-47 in the final home game of the season at HCHS. The Eagles got 3’s from Decker and Alex Quisenberry during the opening minutes before Deckers…

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Madden does a job in the paint during Hornets’ win at Trinity

Alex Madden scored 23 points and pulled down 10 boards during a 56-42 win for Hancock County at Whitesville Monday. “This was a good win. The boys bounced back with composure and execution every time Trinity made a run,” HCHS coach Josh Roberts said. “I felt like we were in control the whole game, just…

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Apollo wins on last second shot by Kelly

Kobe Kelly scored on a last second shot and the Apollo Eagles defeated Hancock County by a final score of 39-37 at HCHS Tuesday. The Hornets got off to a fast start and led for most of the game. Alex Madden scored four times in the first quarter and Hancock County led 12-5 at the…

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Hornets take comeback win over TC 47-39

Hancock County earned a 47-39 come-from-behind win over Tell City during a varsity basketball game played at HCHS last Thursday. It was the sixth victory of the season for the young Hornets. Dylan Morris hit 7 of 8 free throw attempts down the stretch to help seal the win for HCHS. “We came out strong…

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Hornets sting Knights, fall to Rock Creek

The varsity Hornets utilized a balanced offensive attack to defeat the Owensboro Knights 63-47 during Southwire Holiday Tournament action on Saturday at the Sportscenter in Owensboro. The win avenged an earlier loss to the Knights when they won in overtime at HCHS on Dec. 8. “We played a balanced game and our defense continues to…

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Hornets pull away to win at Sportscenter

Hancock County took care of business and pulled away in the fourth quarter to win 66-48 over Whitesville Trinity during the Commonwealth Rolled Products Christmas Classic at the Sportscenter in Owensboro last Wednesday, Dec. 20. “This was a great win,” HCHS coach Josh Roberts said. “The boys played well and we executed on offense. Defense…

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Breck wins overtime thriller 61-59

Hancock County and Breckinridge County played toe-to-toe during an exciting varsity game played at Harned Friday. When the dust settled the Tigers finished on top with a 61-59 overtime victory. The Hornets would surely have won if not for 15 misses from the foul line. “We have to obviously do a better job at the…

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Hornets beat Aces; Knights win in OT

The Hornet varsity boys executed their game plan and took care of the basketball during a 64-32 win at Cloverport Monday. “This was a good win with a season low four turnovers,” HCHS coach Josh Roberts said. “Most of our turnovers have been unforced, verses zones, so this was a nice step for us.” Six…

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