SPORTS

Wednesday December 18, 2013

 The Letcher County Central Cougar Boys are now 4-2 on the year and winners of 3 in a row after beating South Floyd on the road last night 75-59.

The Cougars will now head to Gatlinburg, Tennessee to play in the Smokey Mountain Classic this Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Also last night in boys action:

Belfry over Jenkins 68-46.   The Cavaliers next game will be at home against Phelps this Friday night.

Knott County Central beat Hazard 51-48
Betsy Layne 45 East Ridge 44
Buckhorn knocked off Breathitt County 75-52
Clay County 64 Harlan County 57
Johnson Central over Shelby Valley 65-62
Magoffin County 68 Paintsville 52
and Wolfe County over Jackson City 64-54

Tonight there's only game in the mountains and this is Leslie County at Wolfe County.

In girls high school basketball last night across the mountains:

Perry Central squeezed by Knott County Central 72-71.   The Lady Commodores are 5-0.
Harlan 59 North Laurel 54
Magoffin County Over Lawrence County 77-46
and Shelby Valley knocked off Allen Central 58-44.

Tonight in girls action:

The 3-2 Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will be on the road at 4-0 Leslie County.  JV at 6.  Varsity at 7:30.

June Buchanan is at South Floyd
Cordia at Owsley County
and Wolfe County is at Breathitt County

The 6-1 Jenkins Lady Cavaliers are playing Thursday, Friday and Saturday in the Smokey Mountain Classic in Gatlinburg.  

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

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The 8-3 #19 ranked UK Wildcats 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.