SPORTS

Tuesday November 5, 2013

The Letcher County Central Boys & Girls Cross Country Teams are Region Champions.

Both teams won the region on Saturday afternoon at Fairview High School in Ashland in the KHSAA Class 2A Region 7 Cross Country Meet.

They will compete this weekend in the KHSAA State Cross Country Meet at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington.

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The Letcher County Central Cougar football team finishes the regular season with a 4-6 overall record after losing to Breathitt County Friday night.

The Cougars placed 3rd in Class 5A District 8 and will be on the road for the first round of the playoffs this Friday night.

The Cougars will take on Class 5A District 7 2nd place team Madison Southern in Berea.

Kickoff is at 7:30pm.  

We'll broadcast the LCC=Madison Southern game here on 103.9 The Bulldog with pre game at 6:45pm.

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Also the Jenkins Cavaliers will be on the road to take on Williamsburg this Friday night in the first round of the playoffs.

For a complete schedule of games for week one of the high school football playoffs visit the local sports page at our website.

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In the last of 2 exhibition games, the UK Wildcat beat Montevallo College last night 95 to 72.

Julius Randle led the Cats with 21 points and 11 rebounds, giving him a double-double in both exhibition games.

The Cats will open the regular season against UNC Asheville this Friday at 7:00pm at Rupp Arena.  

The Mark Stoops UK football coaches show and Big Blue Nightly will air this Wednesday at 6:00pm.

The football Cats will get back into SEC play this coming Saturday as they will take on the Missouri Tigers at home.  

Kickoff is at 12 noon.