SPORTS

Wednesday May 28, 2014


14TH REGION BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

It will be the Hazard Bulldogs and the Estill County Engineers in the 14th Region Baseball Tournament championship game.

In last night's semi-finals at Buckhorn the Letcher County Central Cougars season came to end with a 9-7 loss to the Hazard Bulldogs.  It was a back and forth game through 5 innings until Hazard picked up 5 runs in the 6th inning to go up 9-3.  The Cougars closed the gap in the 7th by scoring 4 runs but it wasn't enough.  LCC finishes up at 24-14 and says goodbye to 8 seniors.  

In the 2nd semi-final last night it was Estill County edging Knott County Central 3-2.

Tonight's 14th Region championship game between Hazard and Estill County begins at 7:00pm at Buckhorn.  

14TH REGION SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT

The 14th Region Softball Tournament is being played at Letcher County Central and the semifinals are set for this evening.

Game one tonight at 6:00pm will be Estill County taking on Leslie County and game two, around 8:00pm, will be the  Jenkins Lady Cavaliers against Powell County.

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

3 LCC STUDENT-ATHLETES TO SIGN WITH UNION COLLEGE

3 Letcher County Central student-athletes will sign scholarship papers with Union College today in the LCC Auditorium.

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

Congratulations to all 3!

REDS BASEBALL

The Reds have lost 4 in a row after a 6-3 to the LA Dodgers on the West Coast Tuesday night.  They are now in 4th place in the NL Central 7.5 games behind Milwaukee.

The Reds and Dodgers will play the final game of the 3 game series tonight in LA as the Reds try to avaoid the sweep.  Start time is 10:10pm.  Pre-game begins at 9:40 on AM 920 WTCW.