SPORTS

Tuesday November 4, 2014

LCC CROSS COUNTRY GOING TO STATE

Congratulations to the Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Cross Country Teams.  The girls are Region champions, finishing 1st overall and the boys finished 2nd overall at Owsley County this past Saturday.  Both teams will compete in the State Cross Country Meet this Saturday at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington.

 

LCC VOLLEYBALL IN STATE TOURNAMENT

The 14th Region Volleyball champion, the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will play in the state volleyball tournament against McCracken County from Region 1 this Friday November 7th at 11am at Valley High School in Louisville.

 

LCC AND JENKINS FOOTBALL BEGIN THE POST SEASON THIS FRIDAY

The Letcher County Central Cougar Football team finished the regular season at 8-2 with 6 wins in a row. The Cougars will now open the post season with a home playoff game against Madison Southern this Friday November 7 at LCC.  Kickoff is 7:30. Pregame on the Bulldog begins at 6:45.

The Jenkins Cavaliers will play at Williamsburg this Friday in the first round of the Class A playoffs.


UK FOOTBALL AND BASKETBALL

The 5-4 UK Wildcats football team will be back home this Saturday to face the Georgia Bulldog at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington.   Gametime is 12 noon with pre-game at 10:30am here on the Bulldog.

The UK Basketball team will play Georgetown College of KY this Sunday at 7:00pm in the 2nd exhibition game of the year before opening the regular season on Nov 14th against Grand Canyon in the Cawood Ledford Classic in Lexington.

Monday November 3, 2014

LCMS FOOTBALL STATE CHAMPIONSHIP

The Region 3 Division 3 champion, Letcher County Central Middle School Cougars football team beat Caldwell County 30-0 in the state semi-finals Saturday afternoon at Lexington Catholic.  The Cougars then advanced to the Division 3 state championship game where they took on Christian Academy of Louisville Sunday at Bryan Station High School in Lexington.  The LCMS Cougars lost to CAL 40-14.  Congrats to the coaching staff and the Cougars on being Division 3 State Runner Up!  

Other mountain teams did well in the middle school state tournament:
Belfry won division II
Corbin won division 1 and
Johnson County won the 7th grade division.


LCC LADY COUGARS IN THE VOLLEYBALL STATE TOURNAMENT

The 14th Region Volleyball champion, the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will play in the state volleyball tournament against McCracken County from Region 1 this Friday November 7th at 11am at Valley High School in Louisville.  


LCC & MOUNTAIN FOOTBALL

The Letcher County Central Cougar Football team went to Jackson Friday night and wrapped up the regular season with a 49-20 win over Breathitt County.   The Cougars only led 28-20 at halftime but great defense and the running of Jaylyn Williams pushed them to victory.  Williams finished with almost 170 yards rushing and 4 TD's.  Zane Blair had 3 TD's for the Cougars, 2 on the ground and 1 on a pass to Tanner Lucas.  LCC finishes the regular season at 8-2 with 6 wins in a row. The Cougars will now openthe post season with a home playoff game against Madison Southern this Friday November 7.  Kickoff is 7:30. Pregame on the Bulldog begins at 6:45.

The Jenkins Cavaliers will play at Williamsburg this Friday in the first round of the Class A playoffs.

Also Friday

Johnson Central beat Belfry 35-0
Corbin over Knox Central 20-6
Pike Central beat Perry Central 40-18
Shelby Valley 22 Fleming County 13
and Pikeville beat Russell 35-7

UK FOOTBALL & BASKETBALL

After losing on the road to Missouri 20-10 Saturday, the 5-4 UK Wildcats football team will be back home this Saturday to face the Georgia Bulldog at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington.   Gametime is 12 noon with pre-game at 10:30am here on the Bulldog.

We'll have the UK Coach Mark Stoops Show tonight at 6:00pm on 103.9 The Bulldog.

The UK Basketball team beat UPike 116-68 last night in the first of 2 exhibiiton games at Rupp Arena.  The Cats will play Georgetown COllege of KY this SUnday at 7:00pm before beginning the regular season on Nov 14th against Grand Canyon in the Cawood Ledford CLassic in Lexington.

Thursday October 30, 2014

LCC vs. HAZARD PLAY IN THE 14TH REGION VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIP GAME TONIGHT

It will be the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars taking on the Hazard Lady Bulldog for the 14th Region Volleyball tournament championship tonight.

Last night in the semi-finals Letcher County Central beat Leslie County 3-0 and Hazard knocked off Jackson City 3-0.

Tonight's Volleyball 14th Region championship game between LCC and Hazard begins at 7:00pm at Knott County Central High School.  

GOOD LUCK LADY COUGARS!

LCC MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL COUGARS IN STATE SEMI-FINALS

The Region 3 Division 3 champion, Letcher County Central Middle School Cougars football team will play Caldwell County in the state semi-finals this Saturday at 4:30pm at Lexington Catholic High School. The other semi-final game will be Somerset against LCA.  If the Cougars win, they would play for the division 3 state championship Sunday at 12:30pm at Bryan Station HS.

LCC & JENKINS HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL

The Letcher County Central Cougar Football team will wrap up the regular season with a road game at Breathitt County Friday night in Jackson.  Kickoff at 7:30pm.  Pregame here on the Bulldog begins at 6:45.  The Cougars will then open the post season with a home playoff game against Madison Southern on Friday November 7.   Madison Southern star running back Damien Harris was cleared to play yesterday, after sitting out several games due to an injury.

Tonight on the Bulldog at 5:30pm, It's the LCC Cougar Football Coaches Show with Mike Holcbom from Pine Mountain Grill.

The Jenkins Cavaliers will wrap up their regular season at Betsy Layne this Friday with kickoff at 7:30.

UK WILDCAT FOOTBALL AT MISSOURI THIS WEEKEND

The 5-3 UK Wildcats football team will be on the road at Missouri in SEC play this Saturday.   Kickoff is at 4:00pm with pre-game at 2:30pm here on the Bulldog.

FIRST UK BASKETBALL EXHIBITION GAME SUNDAY

The UK Basketball team will play the first of 2 exhibition games on Sunday at 7:00pm against UPike at Rupp Arena. 

Friday October 31, 2014

LADY COUGARS WIN 14TH REGION VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIP

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars have reclaimed the top spot in 14th Region Volleyball as they beat Hazard last night 3-0 in the tournament championship game.  Lady Cougar Senior Sara Baker was named tournament MVP.  The Lady Cougars have won the 14th Region 9 of the 10 years of their existence.  Hazard won it all last year in 2013.  The Lady Cougars will now advance to the state volleyball tournament to play McCracken County from Region 1 on Friday November 7th at Valley High School in Louisville.  Congratulations to Coach Betty Von Caudill, her staff and the LCC Lady Cougars.  

FINAL WEEK OF HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REGULAR SEASON

High School Football had a handful of early games played last night across the region.  

Bell County beat Harlan County 35-14
Middlesboro over Lynn Camp 46-7
North Laurel beat Grant County 34-21
South Laurel knocked off Leslie County 47-29
and Wayne County beat Rockcastle County 28-14

Tonight, the Letcher County Central Cougar Football team will wrap up the regular season tonight with a road game at Breathitt County in Jackson.  Kickoff at 7:30pm.  Appalachian WIreless Pregame here on the Bulldog begins at 6:45.  The Cougars will then open the post season with a home playoff game against Madison Southern on Friday November 7.  

The Jenkins Cavaliers will wrap up their regular season at Betsy Layne this Friday with kickoff at 7:30.  Jenkins will play Williamsburg next Friday in the first round of the Class A playoffs.  

Other big games tonight include:
Belfry at Johnson Central
Corbin at Knox Central
Prestonsburg at Lawrence County
Perry County Central at Pike County Central
Fleming County at Shelby Valley
and Russell at Pikeville.

LCC MIDDLE SCHOOL COUGARS IN STATE SEMI-FINALS THIS WEEKEND


The Region 3 Division 3 champion, Letcher County Central Middle School Cougars football team will play Caldwell County in the state semi-finals this Saturday at 4:30pm at Lexington Catholic High School. The other semi-final game will be Somerset against LCA.  If the Cougars win, they would play for the division 3 state championship Sunday at 12:30pm at Bryan Station HS.

UK FOOTBALL AND BASKETBALL THIS WEEKEND

The 5-3 UK Wildcats football team will be on the road at Missouri in SEC play this Saturday.   Kickoff is at 4:00pm with pre-game at 2:30pm here on the Bulldog.

The UK Basketball team will play the first of 2 exhibition games on Sunday at 7:00pm against UPike at Rupp Arena.

Wednesday October 29, 2014

14TH REGION VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT

The 14th Region Volleyball tournament semi-finals are now set and will be played tonight.

Last night in opening round games it was Hazard over Owsley County and Jackson City beat Knott County Central.

Semi-final #1 tonight will be Letcher County Central against Leslie County at 6:00pm with Hazard and Jackson City playing around 7:30.

The 14th Region volleyball championship game will be Thursday at 7pm and all games are being played at Knott County Central High School.


LCC MIDDLE SCHOOL IN STATE FOOTBALL SEMI-FINALS

The Letcher County Central Middle School Cougars football team won the Region 3 Division 3 championship on Saturday beating Paintsville.  The LCC Middle School team will now advance to the State Tournament to face Caldwell County in the state semi-finals this Saturday at 4:30pm at Lexington Catholic High School.  The division 3 state championship game will be Sunday at 12:30pm at Bryan Station HS.

LCC & JENKINS HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL

The Letcher County Central Cougar Football team will wrap up the regular season with a road game at Breathitt County this Friday.  Kickoff at 7:30pm.  Pregame here on the Bulldog begins at 6:45.  The Class 5A district 8 champion and #1 seed Cougar will then open the post season with a home playoff game against Madison Southern on November 7.

We'll bring you the LCC Cougar Football Coaches Show with Mike Holcbom from Pine Mountain Grill this Thursday at 5:30pm here on the Bulldog.

The Jenkins Cavaliers will wrap up their regular season at Betsy Layne this Friday with kickoff at 7:30.

UK WILDCAT FOOTBALL

The 5-3 UK Wildcats football team will be on the road at Missouri in SEC play this Saturday.   Kickoff is at 4:00pm with pre-game at 2:30pm here on the Bulldog.

UK BASKETBALL

The UK Basketball team will play the first of 2 exhibition games on Sunday at 7:00pm against UPike at Rupp Arena.