August 21, 2014

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Cross Country start run to KHSAA State Meet Print E-mail

The Ladycat and Wildcat Cross Country teams have been very successful programs with numerous individual and team appearances in the KHSAA State Cross Country Meet. Both Cross Country teams practice together under the successful tutelage of varsity coach Marcia Hatfield. They will start their 2014 season on Tuesday, July 15, then continue on Wednesday and Thursday on their home course at Sharp Middle School from 7-8:30 p.m. On Saturday, they will be at Kincaid from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. If you have any questions, contact


Chase Ackerson to compete in National High School Finals Rodeo Competition Print E-mail
Kincaid Park Board Golf Outing results Print E-mail
PCEF Golf Scramble to be held on August 5 Print E-mail

The Pendleton County Education Foundation will have its 20th annual golf scramble at Pendleton Country Club on Tuesday, August 5. It’s not too early for you to make plans to participate in this event.

Piles Chevrolet, Olds, Buick Inc. of Williamstown will again sponsor a hole-in-one contest. Local businesses or individuals will sponsor contests for men’s longest drive, women’s longest drive, longest made putt, and three closest to the pin. In addition, the top three scoring teams will receive prize money of $400, $300, and $200.

PCEF is a private, non-profit organization whose main purpose is to provide scholarships to graduating Pendleton County seniors. PCEF also helps fund the character education programs of the four county schools and other special events.

The golf scramble is PCEF’s only fundraiser so your support of this event is important and greatly appreciated. Cost of the scramble is $60 per player.

For further details please call Dennis Seever at 859-654-6011.


Phillip Sharp Football practice begins July 14 Print E-mail

Phillip Sharp Middle School Football practices will begin Monday, July 14. Practice will be held each week from 6-8 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at Sharp Middle School until school starts.

All Sharp students entering 7th or 8th grade this fall are eligible to play. Students new to football are highly encouraged to play. It’s never too late to start playing the great game of football.

All players should bring cleats and gym shoes to each practice. Weather permitting, practices will be outside on the practice field. During bad weather, practices will be held in the gym.

Please call or email head coach Monte Smith with any questions at 859-814-3393 or


Eddie Wright Softball Tournament Print E-mail

The Eddie Wright Memorial Softball Tournament will be held this year on Saturday, August 2 at the Southern Elementary ballfield in Falmouth.

There will also be a corn hole tournament held at the ballfield on Friday evening.

Any teams interested in playing can contact Steve Wright at 859-445-9285. More information will be in the July 15 issue of the newspaper.


New requirements for physicals Print E-mail

Kentucky High School Athletic Association requires valid physicals for any student/athlete participating in athletics from 6th grade through varsity level with a change for the middle school age level.

A student/athlete playing for Sharp must have a physical form that is downloadable at

This covers only play at the MS level of competition.  You can also visit and click on Athletics link then the Forms link looking for the Sharp MS Physical Form. This covers only play at the MS level of competition.

A Sharp student/athlete playing for a PCHS athletic team MUST have a physical form that is downloadable from: Physical%20Examination%202013%2014.pdf.

You can also visit and click on Athletics link then the Forms link looking for the High School Physical Form.  This covers only play at the HS level of competition.

A Sharp student/athlete that will play both at the MS and the HS level will have to have both physical forms completed per new KHSAA guidelines.

Student/athletes must have a high school physical form that is downloadable on the web from Examination%202013%2014.pdf.

You can also visit and click on Athletics link then the Forms link looking for the High School Physical Form.

If you have any questions, you can contact PC Athletic Director or Sharp Athletic Site Manager


The Nate Jones Report 6-24-14 Print E-mail
2014 Spring Sports Reception Print E-mail
Free sports physicals Print E-mail

Family Care Associates in their support of high school athletics is offering free KHSAA-approved sports physicals for athletes playing only at the high school level.

The KHSAA physical form can be picked up in the front office at PCHS, downloaded from the athletic website

Forms or picked up between 5-9 p.m. at the Griffin Fitness Center counter.

Family Care will be offering the high school sports physicals on these dates and times.

• Friday, June 27, a.m. only

• Wednesday, July 9, p.m. only

• Tuesday, July 15, p.m. only

• Wednesday, July 16, a.m. only

You must call 859-654-6966 to make an appointment as times will fill up quickly.



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