Manual RedEye

Manual lacrosse seasons cut short

Trevor Griner

May 19, 2011

Manual boy's lacrosse team lost in the second round of the playoffs last night to Ballard High School 6-9 ending the Crimson's season. The lacrosse team had defeated Eastern High School in the first round to advance. The loss...

Manual baseball drops away game to St. X

Trevor Griner

April 13, 2011

The Manual boy's baseball team lost its away game to St. Xavier last night 5-1 despite their best efforts. Senior pitcher Craig Pearcy threw for 5 2/3 innings and gave up 3 runs on 6 hits. Eric Archer (12) scored Manual's only...

Ammonia leaks in Butchertown JB Swift slaughterhouse

Trevor Griner

March 23, 2011

80 pounds of ammonia leaked from an engine room at the JB Swift Slaughterhouse in Butchertown today around 11:30 a.m. Although no workers were injured, one man was seen being taken from the scene on a stretcher being administered...

Gallery: Lady Crimsons win Region 7 championship

Trevor Griner

March 7, 2011

Manual's Lady Crimsons defeated the Mercy Jaguars 55-52 this past saturday to capture the Region 7 tournament title and will advance to the Sweet 16 which will be hosted by Western Kentucky University. Manual closed the game with...

Manual defeats CAL in lacrosse

Trevor Griner

March 4, 2011

The Manual Crimson boys' lacrosse team defeated Christian Academy of Louisville 7-6 last night for their first win of the regular season. Goals were scored by seniors Alex Anthony (1), Ben Wade (3), and Trent Hafler (1). Junior,...

Lady Crimsons advance to regional final

Trevor Griner

March 4, 2011

Manual's girls basketball team defeated Ballard High School 51-33 last night earning them a spot in the Region 7 Tournament finals. Leasia Wright (11) and Kara Wright (11) put the team on their back after Junior guard April Wilson...

Crimson bowlers strike down competition

Trevor Griner

March 2, 2011

This past weekend the Manual boys' bowling team won the Regional Tournament behind strong performances from Garret Hillerich (12), Jordan Roth (11), and Dave Carroll (11). The boys were runners up in last year's regional tournament,...

Lady Crimsons Capture 5th straight District Crown

Trevor Griner

February 24, 2011

The duPont Manual Lady Crimsons defeated the Mercy Jaguars 74-68 on Wednesday night and captured their 5th straight basketball district title. The Crimsons defeated Mercy Academy for the 5th consecutive year in the district 25...

Running Rams face Male in first round of districts

Trevor Griner

February 22, 2011

The duPont Manual boy's basketball team will take on Male High School in the first round of the district tournament tonight, February 22, at 7:30 p.m. The game will be held at Male's gym, as will all of the other district games....

Lady Crimsons set LIT in sights

Trevor Griner

January 28, 2011

The duPont Lady Crimsons (16-4) will take on Owensboro Catholic High School  this afternoon as they continue their quest for a LIT championship, a feat they haven't accomplished since 1998. "Winning the LIT is a big deal,...

The Tailgater: Collegiate Athletes Collecting Cash

Trevor Griner

January 18, 2011

The recent NCAA ruling that led to the banning of University of Kentucky recruit, Enes Kanter, from playing in any collegiate games due to his contract with Fenerbache (a Turkish basketball team) brings about a very interesting...

The Tailgater: Cards More Than Compete in College Cup

Trevor Griner

December 14, 2010

Since I’m getting such a late start on this whole blogging thing, I feel like a brief introduction is necessary. I’ve been a fan of sports for as long as I can remember, and not just one or two sports, I love all sports....