National Treasure pulls a Mike Tyson in Met Mile

Jun 12, 2024 at 09:39 pm by Danny Brewer

  Of course we are dating ourselves a bit, but remember some of those old heavyweight boxing matches featuring Mike Tyson? For those who may not remember the youngest fig.... Read More

Triple Crown Series tells everyone about Thorpedo Anna

Jun 09, 2024 at 11:27 am by Danny Brewer

  For those scoring at home, the title is a bit intriguing. Thorpedo Anna is the wonderful filly that won both the Kentucky Oaks and Acorn Stakes in dominant fashion. So.... Read More

Chasing down the Belmont Stakes

Jun 05, 2024 at 09:44 pm by Danny Brewer

  Ahh yes, the third leg of the Triple Crown. This 156th running of the “Test of a Champion” will be a little different as it will be contested at Saratoga Ra.... Read More

The Grey Seizes the 149th Preakness Stakes

May 19, 2024 at 09:46 am by Danny Brewer

  No, we are not incorrect about the name of the winner of the 149th Preakness Stakes, but instead are simply reiterating the statement this thriving three-year-old made.... Read More

Running down Preakness 149

May 16, 2024 at 08:30 pm by Danny Brewer

Folks at Old Hilltop have long said “they only run the Kentucky Derby to find out who is good enough for the Preakness”. We are not sure if that necessarily applie.... Read More

Kentucky Derby 150 sees people repeat history

May 05, 2024 at 11:57 am by Danny Brewer

  The world history department at Smyrna High School years ago featured an extremely good educator named Al Wilkerson. Mr. Wilkerson was a man that commanded respect and.... Read More

Running Down Kentucky Derby 150

May 02, 2024 at 11:51 am by Danny Brewer

  One thing we have learned from our years of covering the Kentucky Derby is the only predictable thing is unpredictability. When asked who among the 20 runners are the e.... Read More

Kentucky Derby dreams can go on Endlessly

Apr 28, 2024 at 02:50 pm by Danny Brewer

  For some people, Kentucky Derby dreams can go on Endlessly. In 2024, that is the case for the backers of a colt based in Southern California.   Since March 23 of.... Read More

Stronghold looking for a Derby small package

Apr 28, 2024 at 01:34 pm by Danny Brewer

  Remember when you were a kid watching professional wrestling and there was always the big, athletic guy that had that move that ended the match. Then you went and tried.... Read More

Lexington Stakes a proving ground for Encino

Apr 14, 2024 at 09:52 am by Danny Brewer

  A route on the Kentucky dirt this time of year can tell us a lot about some potential star athletes. The 2024 Lexington Stakes at Keeneland on April 13 spoke volumes ab.... Read More

Bluegrass Stakes might have a spoiler

Apr 03, 2024 at 09:17 pm by Danny Brewer

  A quick look at the 100th Bluegrass Stakes says it is a rematch of that Remsen battle between morning line heavyweights Sierra Leone and Dornoch. However, there are nin.... Read More

Spring means Kenneland and racing at its finest

Apr 01, 2024 at 07:22 pm by Danny Brewer

  When the dogwoods begin to bloom and the birds begin to sing it means one thing for sure…the beginning of another Spring meet at Keeneland.   Since 1936, T.... Read More

LaVergne basketball enjoys Good, Better, Best season

Mar 16, 2024 at 11:01 am by Danny Brewer

  The 2023-24 basketball season was historical for LaVergne high school (23-12). Culminating with the school’s first ever visit to the TSSAA state tournament, this.... Read More

Smyrna Swimmers enjoy another solid season

Feb 27, 2024 at 09:56 pm by Danny Brewer

  The goal of any team is to finish better than you started. Improvement means the hard work and dedication has paid off. A quick perusal of Smyrna High swimming tells us.... Read More

Mystik Dan working on some Derby Vision

Feb 26, 2024 at 09:50 pm by Danny Brewer

  One of the most mysterious things in the sports world today is finding the formula for a Kentucky Derby winner. How do you make it happen? Bloodlines, workout patterns,.... Read More

Oakland Patriot swimming claims another County Championship

Feb 05, 2024 at 09:31 pm by Danny Brewer

  Over the years some of the faces have changed, but one thing has remained the same. Oakland high school is still the swimming champions of Rutherford County.   Si.... Read More

National Treasure takes the Pegasus loot

Jan 29, 2024 at 09:04 pm by Danny Brewer

  Since 2017, the first big money race of the year has taken place in South Florida. The purse may have diminished a bit since the first running of the Pegasus at Gulfstr.... Read More

Eli Wilson takes home the Pigskin Award

Jan 26, 2024 at 10:34 pm by Danny Brewer

  High school football in Rutherford County has been something special for many, many moons. In an effort to recognize this excellence on the gridiron, The Pigskin Award.... Read More

2024 Lecomte and Silverbulletday Stakes winner impressive

Jan 21, 2024 at 11:23 am by Danny Brewer

  The popular question this time of year will be…”Is it too early to think about Kentucky Derby/Oaks 150?”…the answer is “I think not&rdqu.... Read More

The Chosen Vron is the real deal

Jan 15, 2024 at 07:08 pm by Danny Brewer

  What is the mark of a real star athlete? Obviously, big performances are important. But, in reality, to define really good it is all about consistency. Who can bring it.... Read More