SPORTS

Tuesday April 22, 2014

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars Softball team picked up a nice 12-2 14th Region win over Perry County Central at home last night to even their record at 6-6.  

The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers beat Hazard at home yesterday 16-1 in 3 innings to improve to 15-2 overall.

Jenkins and LCC softball will match up for the first time this season on Wednesday at LCC in a county district matchup and we'll bring you the game live here on The Bulldog.  Pre-Game begins at 5:45pm with first pitch at 6:00pm.

In high school baseball, the Letcher County Central Cougars went on the road last night and knocked off previously unbeaten Knott County Central in Hindman.  1-0 was the final score and it was a district win for LCC.  

The Cougars are 10-8 now and will play another district game at Ramey's Fork against the Jenkins Cavaliers this afternoon at 5:00pm.

The Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Track teams both won 1st place in the Leslie County Open Meet last Thursday.   LCC will compete this Thursday in the Leslie County All Comers Meet at Hyden and Friday in the Area 9 District Champions Meet also at Leslie County.

The Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Tennis Teams will face Knott County Central at home this afternoon at 5:30pm and welcome Harlan Ind. for a match on Thursday at 5:30pm,

Congratulations to Letcher County Central Senior Leanna Bryant as she will be signing scholarship papers this Wednesday, April 23,at 11:00am in the LCC Library.  She is signing to run Cross Country and Track at The University of Pikeville. (UPike)

Also Congratulations to Senior Gracia Wright as she will be signing scholarship papers also on Wednesday, April 23, at 11:30 a.m. in the LCC Library.  She is signing to play Golf at UVA Wise.

The Reds lost to the Pirates in the first game of 4 in Pittsburgh last night.  The final was 6-5.   The Reds are in 4th place in the NL Central, 6.5 games back of Milwaukee and 8-11 overall.  The Reds play game 2 of the series against the Pirates tonight at 7:05.  Pregame begins at 6:35 on AM 920.