SPORTS

Wednesday February 26, 2014

 

Night #2 of the 2014 53rd District Tournament was played at Knott County Central High School in Hindman last night.

In the 2 games broadcast live on the Bulldog, The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers lost to Knott County Central 72-52 to end their season at 17-12.  

The Lady Cavs were led by Whitney Creech, the state's leading scorer, with 33.  

Knott County Central advances to the District Finals on Friday to face either Letcher County Central or June Buchanan.  

Game two last night was the boys as Cordia ends the season for the Letcher County Central Cougars.  

The final was Cordia 66 LCC 45.  The Lions led by only 3 at Halftme but outscored the Cougars 46 to 28 in the 2nd half.  

Josh Owens led the Cougars with 24 points.  

The Cougars finish a solid season at 16-13 and it was the final game for the Seniors Josh Owens, Chippy Frazier and Kyler Lucas.

Cordia will now face either Knott County Central or June Buchanan for the district title on Saturday.  

Tonight the 53rd District Tournament continues with 2 more semi-final games. 

Game one at 6:00pm will be Knott County Central boys taking on June Buchanan and in game two around 7:30 the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will face June Buchanan.  

The two winners advance to the District finals.  

We'll bring you both games tonight from Hindman.  

Our Pre-Game show begins at 5:30.

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LCCHS Cross Country and Track Star, Chase Cates, will be signing scholarship papers to run Cross Country and Track for Union College this Wednesday at 11:00am in the Library at Letcher County Central High School.

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The UK Wildcats will return to action Thursday night at home as they take on Arkansas.  

We'll bring you the game here on the Bulldog.  

Tipoff is at 7 with Pre-Game starting at 5:30.