SPORTS

Thursday January 30, 2014

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars 35 game home winning streak, dating back to January 18 of 2011 was snapped last night as they lost to Central High School from Wise County VA.   

The Lady Cougars trailed by as much as 11 in the 2nd half but made a comeback to get within 1 but ending up losing by 3 to the Lady Warriors.   

The final was 46-43.  

Reynolds had 16 for Central and LCC was led by Stidham and Meade with 11 each.

The Lady Cougars are now 14-7 and will be on the road to take on the 13-7 Jenkins Lady Cavaliers at 7:30 Friday night, part of a boys/girls district doubleader at Jenkins.  

The LCC girls and Cordia game scheduled that was scheduled for Friday was postponed and will be played later.  

The Lady Cavaliers from Jenkins will also play tonight at Pikeville with game time at 6:00pm.  

The 12-9 Letcher County Central Cougar boys continue their tough schedule of games as they welcome the 14-4 Perry County Central Commodores to LCC tonight.   

JV plays at 6:00 and varsity at 7:30.

We'll broadcast the LCC boys game tonight live here on the Bulldog and 1039thebulldog.com with the Cougar Countdown Pre-Game Show starting at 7.
Jenkins and LCC boys will tangle Friday night at Jenkins, part of the boys/ girls doubleheader.   

The boys game time is at 6:00pm.

The Girls All A State Tournament began yesterday in Frankfort.

All 3 mountain teams were in action:

Harlan from the 13th lost to University Heights 65-58 and 15th Region rep Paintsville got beat by Newport Central Catholic 56-26.   

14th Region winner the Leslie County Lady Eagles picked up a win in their opening round game beating Lexington Sayre 48-46.  

The Lady Eagles move to the quarterfinals now and will play Owensboro Catholic this Friday morning at 10:00am.  

The Boys All A State Tournament is also being played in Frankfort... 15th Region winner Betsy Layne takes on Glasgow today at 5:00pm, 13th Region champ Jackson County will take on Somerset at 6:30pm tonight and 14th Region winner Cordia will play Carroll County tonight at 8:00pm.   

Good Luck to all the mountain teams in the All A State Tournament.  

The UK Wildcats are now 15-5 overall and 5-2 in the SEC.  

They will play at Missouri this Saturday with Pre-Game on the Bulldog at 11:30am and tipoff at 1.