Several years ago, I had the opportunity to talk with former Clemson football coach and current ESPN commentator Tommy Bowden when he spoke at a Hope Community Church near my home. Bowden is a devout Christian who openly shares his testimony and stories of faith. By John Herndon, 110forChrist.com It’s easy to get discouraged in … Continue reading These stories need to be told!
DeQuan Render looks on as the Kentucky Christian University men take on Milligan on Jan. 15. Beside Render is KCU photographer David Bennett. Another year of football is not guaranteed, but a chance to finish school is major blessing By John Herndon, 110forChrist.com GRAYSON, Ky. -- Everything seemed to be looking up for DeQuan Render … Continue reading Life is looking up again
Kentucky Christian's Kobe Brown drives to the basket against Milligan. Brown finished with 19 points to lead the Knights to the win on Jan. 15. Star's basketball career took unexpected detour but is back on track at Kentucky Christian By John Herndon, 110forChrist.com GRAYSON, Ky. -- One simply could not miss Kobe Brown’s smile as … Continue reading Welcomed in a new home
Henry County coach Enoch Welch intently watches the action during Friday's win over Owen County. Henry coach, like many others in the profession, focuses on people more than records By John Herndon, 110forChrist.com NEW CASTLE, Ky. -- It wasn’t long after I started writing for pay in 1985 that I started learning about some of … Continue reading Helping young people get better
Christian school coach and AD steps down after 15 years, calls it a "God thing" By John Herndon, 110forChrist.com LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. -- It usually comes down to a love of the game when working in the athletic department of any school. When it’s a small, Christian school it becomes a love of the game and … Continue reading No Regrets for Robinson
Walton-Verona's Emma Strunk drives against West Carter in last year's All-A Classic semifinal game. Emma had 25 points and 10 rebounds as the Bearcats won, 58-54. (Photo courtesy Walton-Verona High School girls' basketball.) Walton-Verona's Emma Strunk is one of the Eighth Region's top players, but basketball is only part of her life. By John Herndon, … Continue reading A Special Leader
By Karissa Niehoff, Executive Director of the National Federation of State High School Associations and Julian Tackett, Commissioner of the Kentucky High School Athletic Association. Many people would agree that their years in high school were some of the best years of their lives—particularly those individuals who were members of a sports team or participated … Continue reading High School Football Playoffs—A Community Happening