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.
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.