WYMT MOUNTAIN CLASSIC
Last night in boys high school basketball from the WYMT Mountain Classic at Perry County Central:
Game one had Buckhorn getting by Lawrence County 64-61 and in game two Perry Central beat Knox Central 72-41.
Tonight's consolation games will be Harlan County against Hazard at 6:45 and Knox Central playing Lawrence County around 8:30pm.
The Semi-finals will be held on Friday with Knott Central vs. Clay County and Perry Central taking on Buckhorn.
The girls championship game between Leslie County and Bell County is Saturday along with the boys 3rd place and championship games. Again all games played at the John C. Combs Arena at Perry Central in the 2015 WYMT Mountain Classic.
LCC & JENKINS HIGH SCHOOL BOYS/GIRLS BASKETBALL
The Letcher County Central Cougar boys are back in action Friday night at home as they take on Jenkins in a district game. JV begins at 6 with varsity at 7:30.
The LCC Lady Cougars will next play at East Ridge this Saturday at 4:30pm for varsity. JV begins at 3.
The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers next play Friday night at home against Shelby Valley. JV at 6. Varisty at 7:30.
The #1 and 14-0 UK Wildcats will play at Texas A & M this Saturday. 1:00pm is tipoff with pre-game at 11:30 here on 103.9 The Bulldog.
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL BOYS & GIRLS
High School Basketball After Christmas tournaments get into full swing across the state and nation this weekend.
The 7-2 Letcher County Central Cougar boys will play 3 games in the KSA Disney ESPN Tournament in Orlando, Florida. starting tomorrow Saturday and going through Tuesday.
The 7-3 Letcher County Central Lady Cougars are playing this weekend in the FNB Holiday Bash at South Warren High School in Bowling Green. The LCC girls will take on Glasgow at 2:00pm tomorrow Saturday and Franklin Simpson at 1:00pm this Sunday.
The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers are back in action this coming weekend as they play 3 games in the Sunshine Classic Saturday, Sunday and Monday in Daytona Beach Florida. They open up against Science Hill TN tomorrow.
The Jenkins Cavalier boys are 3-7 after losing Tuesday to Central HS of Wise County 58-52. The Cavaliers won't play again until January 9th when they play at Letcher County Central.
UK vs. LOUISVILLE IN BATTLE OF THE BLUEGRASS
#1 Kentucky Wildcats will play the Louisville Cardinals tomorrow at the KFC Yum Center in the Battle of the Bluegrass. Tipoff Saturday for the Cats and Cards will be 2:00pm. Pre-game begins at 12:30 here on the Bulldog.
GIRLS/BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
Letcher County Central Lady Cougar Senior Cheyanne Stidham had a career night with 41 points as the Lady Cougars beat Breathitt County last night 73-39 in the 2nd game of the opening night of Whitesburg ARH Christmas Classic at LCC. Courtney Brock added 11 as the LCC girls improve to 5-3 overall. In game one last night Harlan County beat Jenkins by 19, 73-54. Harlan County is 7-1, Jenkins falls to 3-4.
Tonight in the Whitesburg ARH Christmas Classic, game one at 6:00pm will be Jenkins taking on Breathitt County. Game 2 will be Letcher County Cental against Harlan County at 7:30pm. We'll bring you the LCC-Harlan County game live here on the Bulldog. Appalachian Wireless Pre-game will begin at 7 this evening.
The 2 ARH Christmas Classic games on Saturday will be Harlan County playing Breathitt County at 3:00pm with Jenkins and LCC girls at 4:30.
Also in girls action from the Smoky Mountain Classic in Gatlinburg last night:
Knott County Central 55
Signal Mountain, TN 47
Sullivan North TN 36
Shelby Valley 72
Van Buren County, TN 61
and Summertown TN 52
June Buchanan 29
Last night in Boys HS Basketball:
Knott County Central beat Jenkins 85-57 for a district win. Jenkins is 3-5 and will play at Phelps tonight at 7:30pm for varsity.
Other boys scores last night:
From the Gatlinburg-Pittman Invitational:
June Buchanan 75
Whitwell TN 67
also Breathitt County 73
Magoffin County 63
The 5-1 Letcher County Central Cougar boys basketball team will play today and Saturday in the Hyden Bank Christmas Tournament at Leslie County. They will play Meade County at 4pm this afternoon along with Leslie County at 12noon Saturday plus Red Bird Saturday at 3:00pm, with all games at Leslie County.
The Kentucky Wildcats back in action tomorrow(Saturday) as part of the champions classic in Chicago where they will take on UCLA. Gametime tomorrow is 3:30 with pre-game at 2 here on 103.9 The Bulldog.
BOYS & GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
Congratulations to the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars basketball team. They won all 3 games in the Whitesburg ARH Christmas Classic and was named overall champion of the tournament held at LCC.
They beat Breathitt County 73-39, Harlan County 55-43 on Friday and Jenkins 81-39 on Saturday. The Lady Cougars are now 7-3 and winners of 4 in a row.
The LCC girls will now play in the FNB Holiday Bash the weekend after Christmas at South Warren High School in Bowling Green. They will play play Glasgow on December 27 and Franklin Simpson on December 28.
Breathitt County went 2-1 in the tournament, Harlan County was 1-2 and Jenkins went 0-3.
With those 3 losses, the Jenkins Lady Cavaliers falls to 3-6.
The Lady Cavaliers will play 3 games in the Sunshine Classic December 27, 28 and 29 in Daytona Beach Florida.
The Letcher County Central Cougar boys won 2 games and lost 1 in the Hyden Bank Christmas Tournament at Leslie County this weekend. The Cougar boys lost to Meade County 43-40 on Friday. They beat Leslie County 57-46 on Saturday and Red Bird 71-30 also on Saturday.
The Cougars are now 7-2 overall will now play 3 games December 27 through 30 in the KSA Disney ESPN Tournament in Orlando, Florida.
The Jenkins Cavalier boys are now 3-6 overall after losing Friday to Phelps 56-48 in Overtime. Jenkins will now play Central HS of Wise County VA this Tuesday at Jenkins. Game time is 6 for JV and 7:30 for varsity.
The #1 Kentucky Wildcats blasted UCLA in the Champions Classic in Chicago Saturday 83-44 in their most impressive win of the year. They led 41-7 at halftime. The Cats are now 12-0 and will play the Louisville Cardinals this Saturday at the KFC Yum Center in the Battle of the Bluegrass. Tipoff Saturday for the Cats and Cards will be 2:00pm. Pre-game begins at 12:30 here on the Bulldog. Also tonight at 6:00pm, it's Tom Leach and the Coach Cal Show here on the Bulldog.
JENKINS LADY CAVALIER KATELYNN ESTEVEZ SIGNS WITH UNION TO PLAY SOFTBALL
Jenkins Lady Cavalier Caitlynn Estevez signed with Union College to play softball this past Tuesday December 16. In the last two years as starting pitcher, she compiled a 58-13 record, with 446 K's. She was named 2014 Pikeville Medical Leader Player of the Year, 2-time 2nd team All-State, 1st team Academic All-State, 3-time All-District, 2-time All-Region and 2-time team MVP. She is also included in the Kentucky state softball record book for wins in a season, no-hitters in a season, and consecutive no-hitters. A big Bulldog salute and congratulations to Caitlynn Estevez!!
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
The Whitesburg ARH Christmas Classic begin tonight at Letcher County Central High school.
The showcase of girls high school basketball games will be tonight, Friday night and Saturday afternoon.
The two games tonight will be Jenkins against Harlan County at 6:00pm followed by Letcher County Central and Breathitt County at 7:30. We'll broadcast tonight's LCC-Breathitt County game. Appalachian Wireless Pre-game begins at 7:00pm.
Friday night Jenkins will play Breathitt County and Letcher County Central will take on Harlan County
Saturday afternoon the 2 games will be Breathitt County and Harlan County at 3, followed by LCC and Jenkins girls at 4:30pm.
That's the Whitesburg ARH Christmas Classic tonight, Friday and Saturday at Letcher County Central.
The 5-1 Letcher County Central Cougar boys basketball team will play this Friday and Saturday in the Hyden Bank Christmas Tournament at Leslie County. They will play Meade County on Friday along with Red Bird and Leslie County on Saturday.
The Jenkins Cavalier boys will play Knott County Central at home in a district game tonight with JV at 6 and varsity at 7:30.
The #1 and 11-0 Kentucky Wildcats are off this week and won't play again until this Saturday when they take on UCLA in Chicago. Game time Saturday is 3:30 with pre-game at 2 on 103.9 The Bulldog.