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Thursday June 5, 2014

WEATHER DELAYS KHSAA BASEBALL STATE TOURNAMENT

Weather impacted the 2 quarterfinal games of the Rawlings KHSAA Baseball State Tournament last night in Lexington.

Game one between Hazard and Simon Kenton was suspended in the bottom of the 7th due to lightning.  The game was scoreless at 0-0 at the time and play will resume in the bottom in the 7th at 12 noon today.   Last night's 2nd game between South Warren and 13th Region Champ South Laurel will be played at 1:30pm this afternoon.

The other 2 quarterfinal games will be played as scheduled tonight at 6:00pm when North Bullitt plays Conner and at 8:30pm 15th Region Champ Johnson Central faces St. X.  

The Semi-finals will be played Friday night and the Championship Game Saturday at 7pm.  All games are at Whitaker Bank Ball Park in Lexington.


SOFTBALL STATE TOURNAMENT BEGINS TODAY IN OWENSBORO

The double elimination Worth/KHSAA Softball State Tournament begins today at Jack Fischer Park in Owensboro.

Estill County, South Laurel and Johnson Central are the 3 mountain teams.

15th Region Champion Johnson Central will take on Anderson County today at 5:00pm, 14th Region Champion Estill County will play on Highlands at 7:00pm this evening and 13th Region Champion South Laurel will meet George Rogers Clark also at 7:00pm tonight.   

The softball State Tournament goes through Saturday in Owensboro.


REDS 4 GAME WIN STREAK ENDS

The San Francisco Giants ended the Reds 4 game win streak last night with a 3-2 win.  The Reds and Giants will wrap up the 3 games series with a day game today at 12:35pm.  The series is tied at 1 game each.  The Reds begin a 3 game weekend series against the Phillies Friday night at 7:10pm.  They play Saturday at 4:10pm and Sunday at 1:10pm.  Catch all Reds action on AM 920 WTCW.