SPORTS

Tuesday May 27, 2014

 
14TH REGION BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

The 14th Region Baseball and Softball Tournaments got underway on Monday, Memorial Day.

The 14th Region Baseball Tournament was played at 2 sites yesterday.

The 2 games at Buckhorn had Letcher County Central blast Jackson City 18-1 in 5 inningss and Hazard squeezing by Powell County 3-2.

In the two games at Perry County Central Estill County knocked off Perry County Central 12-1 and Knott County Central thumped Wolfe County 14-2 in 5 innings.

The semi-finals will be held tonight at Buckhorn.  

Game 1 will be Letcher County Central taking on Hazard at 5:30pm.  We'll broadcast the LCC-Hazard game tonight on the Bulldog with pre-game about 5:15pm.

Game 2 tonight around 8:00pm will be Estill County and Knott County Central.

The championship game is set for Wednesday at 7:00pm also at Buckhorn.

14TH REGION SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT

The 14th Region Softball Tournament is being played at Letcher County Central where all 4 opening round games were played yesterday.

The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers beat Hazard 12-0 in 5 innings in the opening game.   The 53rd District Champion Lady Cavaliers have now won 12 in a row.

Game two had Wolfe County beating Powell County 6-2.

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars season came to an end in game 3 as they lost to Estill County 9-0.  The Lady Cougars finish at 18-16 overall.
Leslie County shutout Jackson City in the last game of the day 10-0.

The softball semifinals will be Wednesday at LCC with game 1 Estill County vs. Leslie County and game 2 Jenkins vs. Powell County.

The championship game is set for Thursday at 7:00pm also at LCC.

3 LCC STUDENT-ATHLETES TO SIGN WITH UNION COLLEGE

Congratulations to 3 Letcher County Central student-athletes who will all 3 sign scholarship papers this Wednesday in the LCC Auditorium..

LCCHS Cheerleader, Loretta Adams, will be signing with Union College at 11:00am
LCCHS Baseball Player, Max Hall will be signing with Union College at 11:15am
LCCHS Football Player, Houston Watts will be signing with Union College at 11:30am.

LETCHER CENTRAL STATE TRACK MEET RESULTS

The KHSAA Class 2A State Track Meet was held on Friday at UK in Lexington and Letcher County Central's Willie Smith - received 4th Place in the Shot Put.  The Boys 4 X 800 Relay Team  got 9th place and that includes Chippy Frazier,Dylan Burton, Judson Collins and Chase Cates.   The Girls 4 X 200 Relay Team picked up 11th place and that includes Brittany Day, Meg Cornett, Kelli Quillen and  Tami Hall. 

REDS BASEBALL

The Reds have lost 3 in a row including  4-3 to the LA Dodgers on Monday night.  They are now in 4th place in the NL Central 6.5 games back of Milwaukee.

The Reds and Dodgers will play game 2 of 3 in LA tonight with a start time of 10:10pm.  Pre-game begins at 9:40 on AM 920 WTCW.