SPORTS

Monday February 24, 2014

 

The Letcher County Central Dance Team  won 1st place in the open division of the state competition in Frankfort on Saturday.  

Congratulations LCC Dance Team!

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The Letcher County Central High School Archery Team 1 took 1st place and Team 2 took 2nd place in the Region 12 tournament this weekend at LCC.

The Boys took 8 of the top ten spots and the Girls took the 9 of the top 10 spots.

Congratulations to Sabrina Collins, who was the top female shooter overall and to Aaron Creech, who  finished 2nd over all.

Both LCC Archery team 1 and team 2 now advance to the state tournament to be held March 17 in Louisville.

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In the Grade School Regional Archery Tournament also held over the weekend, Martha Jane Potter won the elementary.

2nd place went to Cowan and 4th went to West Whitesburg.

Fleming Neon Middle School won the Middle school regionals.   

Letcher placed 2nd and Cowan was 3rd.

Congratulations to all the team and individual winners.

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The boys and girls basketball regular seasons have ended and now we get ready for post season action.

The 53rd District Tournament gets underway tonight with all games being played this week at Knott County Central in Hindman.

There will be 2 games tonight, 2 Tuesday and 2 Wednesday.   

The girls championship is Friday and the boys championship on Saturday.   

Tonight's 2 games are both play in games.

The winner of each will play the district #1 seeds, Letcher County Central Girls and Knott County Central Boys in the 2 games on Wednesday.

At 6:00pm tonight it's Jenkins against June Buchanan Boys and at 7:30 tonight it's June Buchanan against Cordia Girls.

We'll bring you both games tonight and the entire District Tournament live here on the Bulldog and at www.1039thebulldog.com.  

Tonight's pre-game will begin at 5:30.

CLICK HERE for the Girls 53rd District Tournament Bracket

CLICK HERE for the Boys 53rd District Tournament Bracket

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UK basketball won over LSU in OT on Saturday in Lexington 77-76 on a Julius Randle tip in.   

The 21-6 Cats will next face Arkansas on Thursday at Rupp Arena.  

Gametime is 7:00pm.  

Pre-game begins at 5:30 here on the Bulldog.