SPORTS

Monday May 19, 2014

 

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL

The Letcher County Central Cougar baseball team wrapped up the season Saturday at 22-12 overall.   The Cougars Senior night game on Friday against Lawrence County was rained out.  On Saturday morning the Cougars went to Belfry and lost 12-8 but then returned home for Senior night against Harlan County and won in an exciting game 4-3.  

Jenkins warpped up their regular season at 2-16.   

The 2014 baseball 53rd District Tournament begins tonight at Letcher County Central but is being hosted by Jenkins.

There's one game tonight in the district tournament.  It's the play in game between 4 and 5 seeds Jenkins and June Buchanan.  The winner will play #1 seed Knott County Central at 6:00pm Tuesday.   Also Tuesday at 8:00pm #2 seed Letcher County Central plays #3 seed Cordia.     

The championship game will be Wednesday at 7:00pm at LCC and we'll air that game live here on the Bulldog.

CLICK HERE FOR THE BASEBALL 53RD DISTRICT TOURNAMENT BRACKET

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL

In softball,  the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars finish the regular season at 17-14.  

The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers beat Harlan Friday 4-2 to finish at 25-4 overall.

The softball 53rd District Tournament begins tonight at Knott County Central.

There are 2 games tonight with game one at 6:00pm featuring Jenkins and Cordia then around 7:30pm Letcher County Central plays Knott County Central.

The 2 winners will meet for the District Championship Tuesday night also at Knott Central in Hindman.

CLICK HERE FOR THE SOFTBALL 53RD DISTRICT TOURNAMENT BRACKET


STATE TRACK MEET


Class 2A Region 7 champions, the Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Track Teams will compete this Friday May 23 in the KHSAA State Track and Field Championships at the UK Outdoor Track Complex in Lexington.

CINCINNATI REDS BASEBALL

The Reds lost 2 of 3 on the road over the weekend to the Philadelphia Phillies.   They won Friday 3-0 but lost Saturday 12-1 and 8-3 on Sunday.   The Reds are now 19-23 on the season, in 3rd place and 7 games back of Milwaukee in the NL Central.  

They will continue this 2 city 6 game road trip starting tonight with 3 in Washington against the Nationals.  Game time tonight for the Reds and Nationals is 7:05 with pre-game on AM 920 at 6:35.