Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Buddy Biggs is the Royals' new coach

Buddy Biggs is the new boys basketball coach at Mason County High School. Biggs, an assistant coach for the Royals under Kelly Wells, has been the head coach at Ashland the past nine seasons. He was the head coach at Pendleton County for five seasons. His career record is 274-166. Biggs guided Pendleton County to the 2005 10th Region championship. Biggs had three 20-win seasons and won three district titles at Pendleton County, and had six 20-win seasons and won six district titles at Ashland. He was the 2005 Associated Press Kentucky Coach of the Year, the 2006 Courier-Journal Kentucky Coach of the Year and Kentucky Association of Basketball Coaches Region Coach of the Year in 2004, 2006 and 2011.
 

 

Monday, April 6, 2015

Chris O'Hearn resigns as Royals coach to become MCHS principal

After 11 seasons as the Mason County Royals' coach, Chris O'Hearn has resigned to become the principal at Mason County High School. O'Hearn guided the Royals to nine 39th district titles, four 10th Region championships, the 2008 state championship and the state final four in 2010. With a record of 260-85, O'Hearn is the second winningest coach at Mason County. He was an assistant coach at Mason County five seasons. O'Hearn's 22-year coaching career includes three seasons as the head coach at Nicholas County. He guided the Bluejackets to a 10th Region All "A" Classic title. Here is O'Hearn's season-by-season record at Mason County:
2004-05 22-9
2005-06 25-9
2006-07 28-3
2007-08 34-4
2008-09 24-7
2009-2010 25-7
2010-11 19-13
2011-12 18-14
2012-13 17-10
2013-14 21-6
2014-15 27-3

(Edited April 8, 2015)
 

Thursday, March 26, 2015

2014-15 Roster

 1  Ryan Johnson 5-7 155 Sr.
 3  Daerius Johnson 5-7 155 Sr.
12 Amani Thomas 6-1 180 Sr.
23 Dorian Henry 6-6 190 Sr.
32 Bradley Boone 6-3 210 Sr.
35 Jake O'Mara 6-4 215 Sr.
 2 Antwavon Williams 6-0 170 Jr.
13 Conner Sweeney 6-5 205 Jr.
22 Da'Rell Henry 5-9 160 Jr.
24 Darren Williams 6-5 190 Jr.
43 Dylan Waddell 6-1 170 Jr.
31 Jamison Dudley 6-0 155 So.
33 Tyrion Fox 6-1 210 So.
20 Isaiah Garrison 5-10 160 Fr.

Head Coach: Chris O'Hearn
Assistant coaches: Brad Cox, Brian Miller

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Dorian Henry is 19th on the Royals' all-time scoring list

Dorian Henry (class of 2015) is 19th on the Royals' all-time scoring list with 1,101 career points. He averaged 21 points a game and led Mason County in scoring his senior season. Henry scored a career-high 35 points vs. Holmes. He led the state in field goal percentage (71.5%) during the 2014-15 regular season. Henry was the Kentucky Association of Basketball Coaches 10th Region Player of the Year and was a finalist for Mr. Basketball. Henry had 515 career rebounds.

(Photo credit: Chris O'Hearn)

Saturday, May 17, 2014

2013-14 Roster

2 Brandon Hamm 5-11 150 Sr.
24 Lukas Greenhill 6-0 165 Sr.
42 Shawn Johnson 6-7 190 Sr.
1 Ryan Johnson 5-8 150 Jr.
3 Daireus Johnson 58 150 Jr.
5 Kamryn Caudill 5-11 160 Jr.
10 Cameron Frame 6-1 160 Jr.
12 Amani Thomas 6-1 200 Jr.
23 Dorian Henry 6-5 180 Jr.
32 Bradley Boone 6-3 230 Jr.
33 Will Griffith 510 165 Jr.
35 Jake O'Mara 6-4 210 Jr.
41 Ashton Humphrey 6-3 240 Jr. 
25 Antwavon Williams 5-10 155 So.

Head Coach: Chris O'Hearn

Assistant coaches: Brad Cox, Seth Faulkner, Chris Stapleton


Shawn Johnson is 21st on the Royals' all-time scoring list


Shawn Johnson (class of 2014) is 21st on the Royals' all-time scoring list with 1,062 points. He led Mason County in scoring his sophomore, junior and senior seasons. He scored a career-high 27 points vs. Augusta in the 2013 U.S. Bank Mike Murphy Classic and had 20 points and 23 rebounds vs. Fleming County in the final game of the 2013-14 regular season. Johnson had 807 career rebounds. He has signed to play basketball at Campbellsville University.

(Edited on March 27, 2015

(Photo credit: Cheri Johnson)

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

New floor at the Mason County Fieldhouse


The original floor at the Mason County Fieldhouse was removed this summer and replaced with a new floor.
(Photo by Nathan Henderson)


Monday, August 19, 2013

2012-13 Roster

11 Alex Stahl 6-2 Sr.
15 Alazion Harrison 5-11 Sr.
22 Bryeon Gibbs 6-0 Sr.
30 Austin Tuel 5-10 Sr.
34 Steven Chambers 6-3 Sr.
2 Brandon Hamm 5-10 Jr.
13 Lukas Greenhill 6-0 Jr.
23 Daulton Mason 6-0 Jr.
42 Shawn Johnson 6-7 Jr.
1 Ryan Johnson 5-7 So.
3 Dareius Johnson 5-7 So.
5 Kamryn Caudill 5-11 So.
10 Cameron Frame 6-1 So.
12 Will Griffith 5-1 So.
20 Bradley Boone 6-3 So.
31 Ashton Humphrey 6-1 So.
33 Dorian Henry 6-3 So.
35 Jake O'Mara 6-3 So.
41 Clay Hawk 6-2 So.
45 Jimmy Thoroughman 6-1 So.

Head Coach: Chris O'Hearn

Assistant coaches: Seth Faulkner, Brad Cox, Chris Stapleton

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

2011-12 Roster

24 Connor Osborne 5-9 170 Sr.
5 Zaire Henry 5-7 160 Sr.
31 Tyler Black 6-3 210 Sr.
20 Josh Harris 6-2 190 Sr.
10 Tanner Walton 5-8 155 Sr.
3 Cody Hamm 5-9 160 Sr.
11 Alex Stahl 6-2 Jr.
34 Steven Chambers 6-3 170 Jr.
15 Alazion Harrison 5-9 Jr.
22 Bryeon Gibbs 5-10 Jr.
30 Austin Tuel 5-9 Jr.
42 Shawn Johnson 6-6 so.
13 Lukas Greenhill 6-0 So.
23 Daulton Mason 6-0 So. 
32 Tee King 5-9 155 So.
25 Carson Fearis 6-0 So.
2 Brandon Hamm 5-9 145 So.

Head Coach: Chris O'Hearn

Assistant coaches: Seth Faulkner, Brad Cox