The No. 3 Madisonville North Hopkins Maroons delivered in front of the home folks on Friday night.
"It's always fun when you're winning," said Chester Thomas, who is hoping that trend continues Saturday at the Pennsylvania Derby when Mr. Money takes to Parx Racing in the $1 million Grade 1 race that broadcasts live on NBC at 4:48 p.m. CST.
MURRAY, Ky. (AP) — Preston Rice threw for four touchdowns as Murray State stunned Kentucky rival Morehead State 59-7 on Saturday night.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State let fourth-quarter leads slip away against Boise State and Virginia. Even Louisiana-Monroe tied up the game before Florida State won that game in overtime.
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Kylin Hill rushed for 120 yards and three touchdowns to lead Mississippi State to a 28-13 victory over Kentucky on Saturday.
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Parker McKinney threw for two touchdowns and rushed for a third as Eastern Kentucky rolled to a 35-10 victory over Presbyterian College in the first meeting between the teams on Saturday afternoon.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State and Louisville are programs rich in football tradition. The Seminoles won a third national title in 2013, while the Cardinals were led by Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback in Lamar Jackson in 2016.
If you plan on coming out to homecoming festivities Friday night at Madisonville North Hopkins, you may want to get a seat early as the word is out on the No. 3 ranked Maroons' 4-0 football team and space may be limited.
A tough start to the 2019 football season won't get any easier for the 0-4 Hopkins County Central Storm Friday night when they travel to Owensboro Catholic to take on the 3-1 Aces. The game will be played at Steele Stadium on the campus of Kentucky Wesleyan College.
Evansville Thunderbolts general manager Patrick Kelly visited Madisonville on Wednesday and talked to members of the Madisonville Lions Club about the Thunderbolts hockey team and the Ford Center in Evansville.
Madisonville North Hopkins is ranked No. 3 for the second consecutive week in the Associated Press Kentucky High School Football Poll for Class 4A teams. The Maroons did receive one first place vote in the rankings and had 146 overall votes. Boyle County and Johnson Central remained ahead of…
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The mistakes — a false start here, a facemask penalty there — keep piling up for some Atlantic Coast Conference teams expected to contend for division titles.
While defenses are still a work in progress around the Southeastern Conference, they still rank as some of the best in college football.
Madisonville North Hopkins (11-1-1) won the Lady Donley Classic Saturday by shutting out both of their opponents. The Lady Maroons defeated Oldham County 3-0 and McCracken County 6-0. Kara Franklin earned both shutouts in goal despite dealing with flu-like symptoms.
Hopkins County Central and Todd County Central played a hard fought match, but the Lady Storm took the volleyball victory in five sets. Central improves their record to 4-7 for the season.
OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — Maximum Security, the colt who crossed the finish line first in the Kentucky Derby only to be disqualified for interference, won't run in the $1 million Pennsylvania Derby this weekend because of a colon issue.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Students, teachers and workers at businesses across West Virginia and beyond are wearing a high school's colors to honor a football player who died after collapsing on the field.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State coach Willie Taggart says junior defensive end/outside linebacker Joshua Kaindoh will miss the rest of the season with a lower-leg injury.
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State starting quarterback Tommy Stevens' status for its Southeastern Conference opener Saturday with Kentucky remains uncertain after a shoulder injury knocked him out of each of the Bulldogs' last two games.
Turnovers and fumbles led to Hopkins County Central's fourth loss of the season as the Storm fell to Todd County Central, 60-34. Blasin Moore caught five touchdowns in the game in the road loss.
Golf: The Madisonville North Hopkins High School boys golf team picked up a 164-170 win over cross town rivals Hopkins County Central at the Madisonville Country Club Thursday.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville quarterback Jawon Pass will miss Saturday's game against Western Kentucky because of a lower-extremity injury.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Initially stunned by seeing Feleipe Franks lying in pain on the turf, Florida players soon swarmed the cart carrying him to uplift him — and then each other.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Mitchell Guadagni threw for 266 yards and three scores and Toledo dismantled FCS-level Murray State with a 45-0 win on Saturday.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Florida quarterback Feleipe Franks has been carted off the field with a right leg injury late in the third quarter of the No. 9 Gators' Southeastern Conference game against Kentucky on Saturday night.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — No starting quarterback, no problem for the Louisville Cardinals in their 38-21 victory over Western Kentucky on Saturday in a neutral-site nonconference game at Nissan Stadium.
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Mark Pappas threw for two touchdowns as Morehead State rallied from an early 14-point deficit to beat Kentucky Christian of the NAIA 73-34 on Saturday.
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Chris Childers and Peterson Kerlegrand ran for touchdowns, Jerry Nunez kicked two field goals to tie a school record and Indiana State made a goal-line stand to get its first win of the season Saturday, 19-7 over Eastern Kentucky.
In a crosstown rivalry between Madisonville and Hopkins Central, the Lady Maroons earned a hard-fought but straight set volleyball victory Thursday night on the road.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers will do anything for the chance to play their neighboring Power Five teams, even if it means going across state lines.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — After Kentucky ended one of the most frustrating streaks in college football against No. 9 Florida last year, the Wildcats hope to turn that jubilation into back-to-back wins versus the Gators for the first time in a generation.
The No. 3 Maroons will find themselves in a familiar place Friday -- on the road as they travel to Christian County to do battle with the Colonels. This will be the third game away from home for North this season.
Hopkins County Central has been battling the heat all week to prepare for Todd County Central on Friday. The Storm hope to notch their first win of the season this week after a rough stretch to open play.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky quarterback Sawyer Smith is no stranger to replacing an injured teammate in an emergency, having done it last fall at Troy.
Grade Riddle from Hopkins County Central, Kaitlin Zieba and Rachel Carver of Madisonville North Hopkins High School and Maddie Huddleston from Dawson Springs High School take a picture after playing in a foursome during the Hopkins County Tournament on Tuesday at the Madisonville City Park Course.