Author: John Reynolds

Bowling Green Independent Schools release guidelines for basketball season

Bowling Green fans can expect several changes this basketball season as the school system has released their guidelines and regulations for the year. COVID-19 regulations will be administered as normal, including a mask having to be worn at all times and a temperature check upon entry. Proper social distancing will be maintained as well with designated seating areas. Tickets for…

Conference USA splits into two divisions for its 2020-2021 basketball season

In what has already been a topsy-turvy beginning to the 2020-2021 basketball season, the C-USA has made another significant change, as teams enter conference play. The Conference USA board of directors voted to utilize divisional standings and to form two divisions within the conference. The new format will include seven teams in the East division and seven teams in the…

Edmonson County High School basketball program has positive COVID-19 case

With high school basketball set to get underway in the coming days, one local team’s season is not starting off how they envisioned. Edmonson County High School’s Athletic Director, Kyle Pierce, announced on Twitter earlier today, that due to a positive COVID-19 case within their basketball program, the team will be in quarantine for the next 10 days. With the…

Lady Toppers weekend series with Charlotte postponed due to COVID-19

The Lady Tops were set to kick off conference play this week, but it was announced today that there scheduled home games for this Friday and Saturday, against the Charlotte 49ers, have been postponed. The postponement stems from COVID-19 concerns within the Charlotte program. Both universities are working to reschedule these games for a later date. In the meantime Western…

Teen returns to hockey after losing most of the fingers on one hand

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – After losing four fingers on his right hand in a work accident in August, Jack Barefoot has returned to the rink, hockey stick in hand. His is a story of faith, perseverance and positivity. Barefoot had been working at his uncle’s family business when his hand got caught in a meat grinding machine. He was driven…

WKU prepares for Lending Tree Bowl matchup against Georgia State

The WKU Hilltoppers are preparing for Saturday’s matchup in the Lending Tree Bowl in all phases of the game. The Hilltoppers offense goes into Saturday’s game with Georgia State, knowing that the Panthers front seven and defensive backfield are quite formidable. Much like WKU has a top tier defender in Deangelo Malone, the Panthers boast one of the most talented…

Bowling Green Hot Rods transition to advanced Class A and keep Rays affiliation

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Wednesday, Major League Baseball announced the reorganization of the Minor Leagues, as they consolidate from 160 teams to 120. Bowling Green Hot Rods will continue to play ball. The Bowling Green Hot Rods are excited to announce that, as part of Major League Baseball’s Minor League restructuring, Bowling Green has been invited to continue its Tampa…