SPORTS

Wednesday April 23, 2014

The 6-6 Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will take on the 15-2 Jenkins Lady Cavaliers this afternoon at LCC in a big district and region matchup.  We'll broadcast the game live here on the Bulldog.  First pitch is at 6:00pm.  Pre-game begins at 5:45.

The 14th Region All A champion Lady Cavaliers will play this Saturday in the double elimination All A State Tournament at Fischer Park in Owensboro.

The Lady Cougars will host the Wizard of Ozz Classic featuring several teams this Friday and Saturday at LCC.  The tournament will honor retiring Letcher Central Athletic Director Ozz Jackson.

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The 10-8 Letcher County Central Cougar baseball team has a busy schedule through the weekend.  They will play June Buchanan in a district double header at home Thursday.   The First game is at 5:30pm.   On Friday they will take on Breathitt County at home at 6:00pm and then Saturday the Cougars will host the 3rd Annual Buddy Roe Invitational.  The Cougars will play Harlan County at 10 Saturday morning then play Estill County at 12:30pm.  Harlan County and Estill County will play at 3:00pm to wrap up the day.

The Jenkins Cavaliers next baseball game is today at home against Pike County Central starting at 6:00pm.

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The Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Track teams will compete this Thursday in the Leslie County All Comers Meet at Hyden and on Friday in the Area 9 District Champions Meet also at Leslie County.

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The Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Tennis Teams will welcome Harlan Ind. for a match on Thursday at 5:30pm.

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Congratulations to Letcher County Central Senior Leanna Bryant as she will be signing scholarship papers this Wednesday, April 23,at 11:00am in the LCC Library.  She is signing to run Cross Country and Track at The University of Pikeville(UPike).

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Also Congratulations to Senior Gracia Wright as she will be signing scholarship papers also on Wednesday, April 23, at 11:30 a.m. in the LCC Library.  She is signing to play Golf at UVA Wise.

Tuesday April 22, 2014

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars Softball team picked up a nice 12-2 14th Region win over Perry County Central at home last night to even their record at 6-6.  

The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers beat Hazard at home yesterday 16-1 in 3 innings to improve to 15-2 overall.

Jenkins and LCC softball will match up for the first time this season on Wednesday at LCC in a county district matchup and we'll bring you the game live here on The Bulldog.  Pre-Game begins at 5:45pm with first pitch at 6:00pm.

In high school baseball, the Letcher County Central Cougars went on the road last night and knocked off previously unbeaten Knott County Central in Hindman.  1-0 was the final score and it was a district win for LCC.  

The Cougars are 10-8 now and will play another district game at Ramey's Fork against the Jenkins Cavaliers this afternoon at 5:00pm.

The Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Track teams both won 1st place in the Leslie County Open Meet last Thursday.   LCC will compete this Thursday in the Leslie County All Comers Meet at Hyden and Friday in the Area 9 District Champions Meet also at Leslie County.

The Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Tennis Teams will face Knott County Central at home this afternoon at 5:30pm and welcome Harlan Ind. for a match on Thursday at 5:30pm,

Congratulations to Letcher County Central Senior Leanna Bryant as she will be signing scholarship papers this Wednesday, April 23,at 11:00am in the LCC Library.  She is signing to run Cross Country and Track at The University of Pikeville. (UPike)

Also Congratulations to Senior Gracia Wright as she will be signing scholarship papers also on Wednesday, April 23, at 11:30 a.m. in the LCC Library.  She is signing to play Golf at UVA Wise.

The Reds lost to the Pirates in the first game of 4 in Pittsburgh last night.  The final was 6-5.   The Reds are in 4th place in the NL Central, 6.5 games back of Milwaukee and 8-11 overall.  The Reds play game 2 of the series against the Pirates tonight at 7:05.  Pregame begins at 6:35 on AM 920.

Friday April 18, 2014

 

In high school baseball, the Letcher County Central Cougars pulled out a nice win over the Hazard Bulldogs yesterday at home 5-4.  

The game was close throughout but a clutch hit by Stephen Fox with bases loaded in the bottom of the 7th scored Dakota Yonts from 3rd to give LCC the win to improve to 8-7 overall.  

Jarrett Fields with 3 runs scored, 3 stolen bases and 4 for 4 with 4 singles was named our Appalachian Wireless Player of the Game.

The Cougars are back home against Powell County tonight with first pitch at 7:00pm.  

They will then play Bath County on Saturday at Cordia at 4:00pm.

The Jenkins Cavaliers lost to Phelps at home last night 11-5.   They will next play Letcher County Central at Jenkins this Tuesday at 5:00pm.

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars Softball Team plays at home tomorrow in their next game at 2:00pm against South Floyd.  

The Lady Cougars will play Perry County Central at home Monday at 6:00pm and we'll broadcast that game live here on the Bulldog with Pre-game starting around 5:45pm.  

The 11-1 Jenkins Lady Cavaliers softball team will play next this weekend in the Lyndell Potter Memorial at Pikeville HS.

Jenkins will play East Ridge tonight at 6:00pm and on Saturday they will take on Clay County at 10:00am  and Johnson Central at 3:15pm.  

Again all games at Pikeville HS.
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The Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Tennis Teams will have a match on Saturday at Oneida Baptist.

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The Reds are 6-9 overall in 5th place in the NL Central, 4.5 games behind the Milwaukee Brewers.

The Reds had the day off on Thursday but will begin a 3 city, 10 game road trip this afternoon.

They will play 3 against the Cubs, 4 in Pittsburgh against the Pirates and 3 at Atlanta with the Braves.
 
All 3 games this weekend in Chicago against the Cubs Friday, Saturday and Easter Sunday will be day games and begin at 2:20.  Pre-game starts at 1:50 each day on AM 920.

 

Monday April 21, 2014

In high school softball, the Jenkins Lady Cavaliers went 3-1 in the Lyndell Potter Memorial Tournament over the weekend at Pikeville High School.

On Friday Jenkins beat East Ridge 3-1.  Saturday they beat Clay County 5-2 in 8 innings and Belfry 14-2.   They lost to Johnson Central 11-1.

The Lady Cavaliers are 14-2 overall and will play Hazard at home this afternoon at 6:00pm.

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars haven't played since Thursday.   The LCC-South Floyd game Saturday was cancelled.

The Lady Cougars are home today to face Perry County Central at 6:00pm.

We'll bring you the LCC-PCC game this afternoon Live on The Bulldog and 1039thebulldog.com with Pre-game around 5:45.

Tomorrow Jenkins is at Letcher County Central in a county, district softball matchup at 6:00pm and we'll also broadcast that game here on The Bulldog.
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The Letcher County Central Cougar baseball team is 9-8 overall.  

They lost to Powell County at home on Friday night 8-7 in 8 innings and beat Bath County 16-6 on Saturday at Cordia in the David Melton Classic.

The Cougars are on the road to face unbeaten, 12-0, Knott County Central in a district game at Hindman this afternoon.  First pitch is at 5:30pm.

The Cougars play at Jenkins on Tuesday.  That's the next ballgame for the Cavaliers.  Game time is 5:00pm.
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The Reds have won 4 of 5 games, including 2 of 3 from the Cubs in Chicago over the weekend, and have climbed into 3rd place in the NL Central.  They are 8-10 overall and 5 1/2 games behind Milwaukee.

The Reds begin a 4 game series against the Pirates in Pittsburgh tonight.   Game one is at 7:05pm this evening with pregame at 6:35 on AM 920.

Thursday April 17, 2014

The 7-7 Letcher County Central Cougars baseball team will take on Hazard this afternoon at home in a 14th Region matchup.  First pitch is at 5:30pm We'll broadcast that game here on the Bulldog with the Cougar Countdown Pre-game at 5:15pm.

The 1-9 Jenkins Cavaliers next game will be at home against Phelps at 7:00pm this evening.

The 5-5 Letcher County Central Lady Cougars Softball Team will also be in action with a road game at Harlan at 6:00pm today.

The 11-1 Jenkins Lady Cavaliers softball team will play next in the Lyndell Potter Memorial at Pikeville HS this Friday and Saturday.   Jenkins will play East Ridge on Friday at 6:00pm along with Clay County at 10:00am  and Johnson Central at 3:15pm on Saturday.
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The Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Track Teams will compete today at Leslie County against several other teams at Hyden in the Leslie County All Comers Meet starting at 5:00pm.
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The Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Tennis Teams will have a match at home against Harlan County today at 5:00pm.