Category Archives: Football

Vote Pirate Marion Lukes Friday Night Player of the Week

The Charlestown Pirate Pride Booster Club encourages all of Pirate Nation to vote for Charlestown Pirate Football RB Marion Lukes for this week’s Touchdown Friday Night Player of the Week.  Lukes was nominated after his 249 rushing yard-three touchdown performance in last Friday’s 32-14 victory over arch-rival Silver Creek.  Vote by logging on to the www.wave3.com sports page at http://www.wave3.com/category/57726/touchdown-friday-night.  Marion is competing against four other local high school football players, and ALL VOTING MUST BE COMPLETED BEFORE NOON THURSDAY!  Show the Louisville metro area what Pirate Pride means, take a second and vote for Marion Lukes, as well as encourage your friends and family to do the same! GO PIRATES!!!!!

#CreekWeak Black Out Shirt Sales Support Football

Pirate Nation, your Pirate Football team will open their 2018 regular season this Friday hosting arch-rival Silver Creek in the Bone Yard.  The game is designated as a “Pirate Black Out” game; which means you’ll need an official Black Out T-Shirt.  Black Out shirts can be ordered for Friday Night’s game through Tuesday, August 14th at 8:00 pm; exclusively through messaging “The Shirt Lady” or Jennifer Benner via Facebook.  What even better, is 10% of Black Out Shirt sale profit will go to CHS Pirate Football!

2018 Black Out Shirt Price list:  $15 for S-XL, $12 for youth, $17 for 2XL, $18 for 3XL.

Again orders are being taken through Tuesday at 8:00 pm to be available for Friday Night’s Black Out game versus Silver Creek.  Kick-off Friday night in the Bone Yard is scheduled for 7:00 pm, tailgating begins at 5:00 pm.

Pirate Football Golf Scramble Moves to Covered Bridge

The fourth annual Charlestown High School Pirate Football Golf Scramble will be held on Sunday, August 5th; however this year the event will be held at Fuzzy Zoeller’s Covered Bridge Golf Club in Sellersburg.  This four-person golf scramble will commence with a shotgun start scheduled for 2:00 pm; with a meal at the end of the day.

Event participation is $80.00 per person or $320.00 per team; including 18 holes of golf, a golf cart, meal, and prizes.  Registration and registration fees are due no later than Friday July 20th.  Please contact one of the following to register:  Coach Jason Hawkins, at 502-609-1209; Chad Vincent, at 502-310-8855; or Brad Crace at 812-987-1356.  Thank you for your support of Charlestown Pirate Football.

Pirate News and Notes: HS Heisman, XCountry, & Football

Congratulations to Charlestown High School Athletes Steven Delaney and DeAsia King; selected this week as school qualifiers for the Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarships to be awarded later this year.

Best of luck to our history making Lady Pirate Cross Country team, who after finishing third as a team at last Saturday’s Regional meet; will travel back to Brown County Saturday for the 12:15 pm Semi-State Meet.  The Lady Pirates finished behind Columbus North and Seymour, but ahead of Columbus East, Sectional Champion Jennings County, and host Brown County in the Regional.  Charlestown placed five runners in the top fifty finishers, led by Sophomore Carley Conway (10th), Sophomore Ashley Wight (26th), and Senior Katie Rhodes (33rd).  Check Pirate Pride Sports Broadcasting on Twitter for updates Saturday, just after 12:30 pm.

Pirate Football will begin Sectional play Friday when they travel to Batesville for a 7:30 pm kick-off.  Batesville is located north of Versailles and east of Greensburg, approximately 1 1/2 hours from Charlestown.  Pirate Pride Sports Broadcasting will broadcast the game live over the internet (www.CPPSB.com) beginning at 7:00 pm.

Vote Pirates for Game of the Week!

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Good news, Pirate Nation!  This week Charlestown is in the running for the WHAS HS Gametime LIVE Game of the Week, for next Friday, October 6th vs. Salem (Senior Night)! We need all of Pirate Nation to VOTE!

Just click this link to vote for CHS to win: http://www.whas11.com/hsgametime. Voting begins NOW, and concludes at 6pm Friday!  There is NO LIMIT to the amount of times anyone can vote, so vote as often as you like!

Being WHAS 11 Game of the Week entails two opportunities to showcase everything that is great about CHS on two WHAS 11 live shows!  The first is the Great Day Live program the day before the game. The second part of Game of the Week is a live show broadcast from the field from 4-6:30pm on game day!  Both will offer tons of opportunities to show off our students and school! Go vote for CHS!!

 

Wurtsmith Breaks School Game Reception Record

MWurtsmithNewSchoolGameRecordDuring the September 15th Pirate Football Game versus Providence, Senior Wide Receiver Mitchell Wurtsmith broke the Charlestown High School Record for Most Receiving Yards in a Game; breaking Tyle Odle’s 143 receiving yards versus Corydon in the 2011 Sectional.  Wurtsmith finished the Providence game with six receptions totaling 161 receiving yards, including catching both of Charlestown’s two touchdowns of the game.  Through five games this season, Mitchell has 17 catches totaling 353 yards and five touchdown receptions.

Congratulations to Pirate for Life, #80 Mitchell Wurtsmith.

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