Welcome back from a long Labor Day weekend! Let’s get caught up on last week’s Laker Sports action…
The Russell County Laker football team traveled to Green County for a heated match up on Friday night. Walking away with a 47-14 victory over the Dragons, the Lakers start the season off 2-0. Mason Hinkle led the Lakers with 12 total tackles while Collin Darnell led the Lakers with 3 rushing touchdowns and 246 rushing yards. The Lakers play at home this Friday night against the Metcalfe County Hornets.
The Lady Laker Volleyball team participated in the Hilliard Lyons Fall Classic over the weekend losing all three of their games, with losses coming from Central Hardin, John Hardin and Ballard Memorial. On Tuesday they hosted the Campbellsville Eagles, winning 2-1. They travel to LaRue County Saturday to play the Lady Hawks.
The Laker Boys Golf team traveled to London Country Club to participate in the South Laurel Invitational. With a total Score of 344 they finished 6th out of 11 teams. Clay Anderson finished top 5 shooting 75 followed by Bentley Perkerson 87, Nick Blakey 89, Chase Carpenter 93, Josh Glover 93 and Dru Stapp 95.
On Aug. 27th the Laker Cross Country team took part in the Lynn Camp All Comer meet in Corbin, placing 3rd out of 7 teams with Justin Sterns finishing 1st and Tyler Lulek 2nd. The team also ran on Saturday in the Catbird Classic in London KY, placing 8th.
That’s all for Last Week in Laker Sports! Check back here on Monday for more results.