The Class 2A Region 7 Track Meet was held Saturday in the rain at Leslie County High School in Hyden. The Letcher County Central Boys won 1st place and the Letcher County Central Girls tied with Leslie County to share 1st place. LCC will have several athletes, many of those ranked in the top 10 in the state, that will compete in the Class 2A State Track Meet Memorial Day Weekend at UK in Lexington. Congratulations to the LCC Boys and Girls Track Teams for being the 2014 Class 2A Region 7 champions!
HS BASEBALL & SOFTBALL
This week is the final week of the regular season in high school baseball and softball.
In softball, Letcher County Central is now 13-12 after losing to East Ridge on the road Friday 6-0 and beating Harlan County 9-5 at home on Saturday. The Lady Cougars will be home for Senior Night tonight as they face Hazard. We'll bring you the LCC Hazard softball game tonight live on 103.9 The Bulldog. Game time is 6:00pm with pre-game around 5:45.
The 21-4 Jenkins Lady Cavaliers didn't play over the weekend but is back in action today at home against Shelby Valley at 5:30pm.
In baseball the Letcher County Central Cougars are on the road today for their next game at Central HS in Wise VA. Game time is 5:30pm.
The Jenkins Cavaliers will play at home today in a district game against Knott County Central. Game time is 5:30pm.
The Reds won 2 out of 3 games against the Rockies over the weekend. They won Friday 4-3 and Sunday 4-1 but lost Saturday 11-2. The Reds are 6 games behind Milwaukee in the NL Central in 3rd place at 17-19 overall. They are off today before beginning at 3 game series against the Padres Tuesday night at 7:10pm.