SPORTS

Tuesday May 13, 2014

 

LCC TENNIS STATE TOURNAMENT

Letcher County Central's Brittany Wright will be competing in the KHSAA Girls State Tennis Tournament this Thursday, May 15 at the Shillito Park Tennis Complex in Lexington.

Letcher County Central's Dylan Caudill and Jordan Morrow will be competing in the KHSAA Boys State Tennis Tournament (doubles competition) also this Thursday, May 15 at the Universtiy of Kentucky Boone/Downing Tennis Complex.

HS BASEBALL & SOFTBALL

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars honored seniors Bradlyn Polis, Seanna Coots, Madison Stump and Sarah Wooten last night and then shutout Hazard 11-0 in 5 innings to get a 14th region win and their 6th win in 7 games.  LCC will play the Harlan Lady Green Dragons tonight at home at 6:00pm.

The Jenkins Lady Cavs honored Mercedes Boggs on senior night and picked up two more wins beating Shelby Valley twice in a double header....first game 18 to 0 in three inning with Whitney Creech hitting a grand slam out of the park home run. The score of the second game was 9 to 5.  Jenkins is 23-4 overall and will play on the road at East Ridge today at 6:00pm.

In baseball the Letcher County Central Cougars have two games left in the regular season.   They will play at Henry Clay in Lexington Thursday at 7:00pm and then return home for Senior night against Lawrence County Friday night at 6:30pm.  

The Jenkins Cavaliers lost to Knott County Central 12-2 on Monday at home in a district game.  The Cavaliers will play Phelps at home this afternoon at 5:30pm.

The 53rd district boys baseball and girls softball tournaments will begin next week.  Baseball will be at Letcher County Central and hosted by Jenkins and Softball will be at Knott County Central.  The Boys Region is at Buckhorn and the Girls Region is at LCC.

REDS BASEBALL

The Reds are 6 games behind Milwaukee in the NL Central in 3rd place at 17-19 overall.   They begin at 3 game series at home against the Padres tonight at 7:10pm.  Pre-game starts at 6:40pm on AM 920.