SPORTS

Wednesday May 21, 2014

BASEBALL/SOFTBALL 53RD DISTRICT TOURNAMENTS

Congratulations to the Jenkins Lady Cavaliers!  They are the 2014 53rd District Tournament Champions.   They beat Letcher County Central 12-2 in 5 innings last night at Knott County Central in Hindman to claim their 3rd victory over LCC this year and claim yet another district championship.  Both teams will advance to the 14th Region Tournament to be held at Letcher County Central next week.  

The Boys 53rd District Tournament Championship game is now set between Letcher County Central and Knott County Central.  The championship game gets underway tonight at 7:00pm and will be played  at Letcher County Central and is being hosted by Jenkins.   We'll bring you tonight game here on the Bulldog with pre-game around 6:45pm.

Last night in the semi-finals Knott County Central beat Jenkins and Letcher County Central knocked off Cordia 13-3.

The Boys 14th Region Tournament will be next week at Buckhorn.

TWO LCC STUDENTS ATHLETES SIGN COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP PAPERS

Letcher County Central's Josh Owens will sign scholarship papers this morning to play basketball at Alice Lloyd College.  His signing will be today at 11:00am in the LCC Auditorium.

Also Willie Smith will be signing scholarship papers to join the Track and Field team at The University of Pikeville(UPike).   His signing will be this morning at 11:30am in the LCC Auditorium.

LCC TRACK AT STATE

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.

LETCHER COUNTY YOUNG GUNS PLACED 2ND

The Letcher Co Young Guns Little League team played in the Trooper Island Baseball Tournament in Harlan this past weekend. They beat Harlan,Fleming Neon and Knox County to finish 2nd in the Tournament.