SPORTS

Thursday December 19, 2013

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars got a nice 14th Region road win at Leslie County last night.  

LCC won by 11, 53-42, to improve to 4-2 overall.  

They were led in scoring by Cheyenne Stidham with 28.  

Kelli Quillen added 9 and Courtney Brock had  7.   

The Lady Cougars will play their 3rd straight road game at Breathitt County Friday night with tipoff at 8:00pm.

Also last night in girls mountain basketball:

Breathitt County over Wolfe County 99-75, June Buchanan beat South Floyd 58-45 and Owsley County won over Cordia 50-31.

The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers will begin play today in the Smokey Mountain Classic in Gatlinburg.  

They will play games today, Friday and Saturday.

In Boys high school basketball last night:

Wolfe County outlasted Leslie County 91-89 in double overtime and Morgan County beat Elliot County 49-46.

The Letcher County Central Cougar Boys will begin play today in the Smokey Mountain Classic in Gatlinburg.   

They will take on Carter County, TN at Gatlinburg-Pittman HS today at 2:30pm.  

The Cougars will also play games Friday and Saturday in the Smokey Mountain Classic.

The next game for the Jenkins Cavalier Boys will be Friday as they take on Phelps at home.  

Tip off is at 7:30pm.

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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 are back in action Saturday when they host Belmont at Rupp Arena in Lexington.

Gametime is 12 Noon.

Pre game begins at 10:30am Saturday morning here on the Bulldog.