Campbellsville High School volleyball and Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball players will honor cancer survivors on Thursday, Oct. 12, in two special ceremonies.
CHS volleyball team will host Marion County in the CHS gym on Thursday, with freshman, junior varsity and varsity match ups.
Games will begin at 6 p.m. with the freshmen game.
After that game, at about 7 p.m., cancer survivors will be recognized.
Any Eagle cancer survivor who would like to attend the game with their family can do so for free, and will be recognized. Those who would like to be honored should be at the CHS gym by 6:30 p.m.
The junior varsity game will begin following that ceremony.
And, after the junior varsity match up, at about 7:45 p.m., CHS senior volleyball players will be honored.
They include Vonnea Smith, Kiyah Barnett, Nena Barnett, Madison Dial, Caitlin Bright, Kayla Young and Amanda Miles.
The CHS varsity game will begin after that ceremony, at 8 p.m.
CMS girls’ basketball players will host Metcalfe County at the Campbellsville Elementary School gym for sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade games.
The sixth-grade match up will begin at 5:30 p.m., following by the seventh-grade game at about 6:30 p.m.
After that game, at about 7:30 p.m., this year’s eighth-grade players will be honored. They include Olivia Fields, Tayler Thompson, Kaylyn Smith, Brae Washington, Bri Gowdy, Lainey Watson and Rylee Petett.
At halftime of the eighth-grade game, at about 8 p.m., three cancer survivors will be honored.
They include Tonya Gowdy, who is Bri Gowdy’s mother; April Williams, who is Bri Gowdy’s aunt; and Sara Warren Shively, who is CMS bookkeeper Natalia Warren’s sister-in-law.
CMS will provide cake and punch for all cancer survivors and those currently undergoing cancer treatment.
In addition to the special ceremonies, Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a pink out on Thursday, Oct. 12.
All students, teachers and administrators are encouraged to wear pink in honor of all those who are fighting cancer.
For more information about the special events, contact CHS volleyball head coach Elisha Rhodes at (270) 465-4561 or CMS girls’ basketball head coach Tiarra Cecil at (270) 465-5121.
CHS volleyball senior players will be honored on Thursday, Oct. 12, at about 7:45 p.m. in the CHS gym. They are, from left, Vonnea Smith, Kiyah Barnett, Madison Dial, Caitlin Bright, Kayla Young, Nena Barnett and Amanda Miles.
CMS girls’ basketball eighth-grade players will be honored on Thursday, Oct. 12, at about 7:30 p.m. in the Campbellsville Elementary School gym. They are, from left, Olivia Fields, Tayler Thompson, Kaylyn Smith, Brae Washington, Bri Gowdy, Lainey Watson and Rylee Petett.