SPORTS

Monday December 16, 2013

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougar beat Jenkins on Friday but lost to Bell County Saturday to even their record at 2-2.

Friday night it was a much anticipated cross county & district game between the Jenkins Lady Cavaliers and LCC Lady Cougars.  

Combined 163 shots were taken, 98 rebounds and 43 fouls made before the Lady Cougars came out on top 58-53 in a very good ballgame that went to the wire.

The Lady Cougars then lost on the road at Bell County Saturday 59-43.

Up next the LCC girls will play a district game at Cordia tonight with tip off at 6:00pm.

The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers will next take on Pike County Central on the road tonight with tip off at 6:00pm.

Other girls scores over the weekend:

Leslie County 62 Allen Central 55
Knott County Central over Buckhorn 59-35
and South Floyd beat Pike County Central 46-42.

Tonight's girls games include:
Pikeville at Belfry
Sheldon Clark at Betsy Layne
June Buchanan at Breathitt County
Hazard at Harlan County
Owsley County at Leslie County
Jackson City at Paintsville
and Russell at Prestonsburg

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The Letcher County Central Cougar boys got a nice road win at Belfry Friday night 64-62.

The Cougars, now 3-2 will play at South Floyd Tuesday with JV at 6 and varsity at 7:30.

The Jenkins Cavalier boys will next play tonight at home against South Floyd.

Boys scores over the weekend:

Harlan County over Sullivan Central TN 83-57
Perry Central 66 North Laurel 64 in the Bobby Keith Classic at Clay County
Breathitt County beat Paris 60-46 in the Kentucky Bank Classic
Holmes knocked off Cordia 61-56 at the Farm Bureau Classic in Pikeville
Jackson City 89 Allen Central 77
Knott County Central 65 Lexington Catholic 53
and Sheldon Clark over Prestonsburg 64-62

In Tonight's Boys action:

Phelps at Allen Central
Pike Central at Magoffin County
and Owsley County at Leslie County

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The LCCHS Wrestling team participated in the Johnson County Central Classic Wrestling Tournament on Saturday, December 14.

Approximately 15 teams participated in the event.

LCCHS had three 4th place medalists:  Logan Fisher, Hunter Holbrook and Ethan Riley.

The Cougar wrestling team will wrestle in the Bobby Bates Classic at the UVA Wise Convocation Center this Friday/Saturday December 20-21.

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The 8-3 UK Wildcats after losing to North Carolina by 5 on Saturday will not play again until Saturday when they host Belmont at Rupp Arena in Lexington.

Gametime is 12 Noon with Pre game at 10:30am here on the Bulldog.

Tonight on the Bulldog, we'll have the Coach Cal Show tonight at 6:00pm followed by Big Blue Weekly with Neil Price at 7:00pm.