SPORTS

Tuesday November 5, 2013

The Letcher County Central Boys & Girls Cross Country Teams are Region Champions.

Both teams won the region on Saturday afternoon at Fairview High School in Ashland in the KHSAA Class 2A Region 7 Cross Country Meet.

They will compete this weekend in the KHSAA State Cross Country Meet at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington.

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The Letcher County Central Cougar football team finishes the regular season with a 4-6 overall record after losing to Breathitt County Friday night.

The Cougars placed 3rd in Class 5A District 8 and will be on the road for the first round of the playoffs this Friday night.

The Cougars will take on Class 5A District 7 2nd place team Madison Southern in Berea.

Kickoff is at 7:30pm.  

We'll broadcast the LCC=Madison Southern game here on 103.9 The Bulldog with pre game at 6:45pm.

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Also the Jenkins Cavaliers will be on the road to take on Williamsburg this Friday night in the first round of the playoffs.

For a complete schedule of games for week one of the high school football playoffs visit the local sports page at our website.

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In the last of 2 exhibition games, the UK Wildcat beat Montevallo College last night 95 to 72.

Julius Randle led the Cats with 21 points and 11 rebounds, giving him a double-double in both exhibition games.

The Cats will open the regular season against UNC Asheville this Friday at 7:00pm at Rupp Arena.  

The Mark Stoops UK football coaches show and Big Blue Nightly will air this Wednesday at 6:00pm.

The football Cats will get back into SEC play this coming Saturday as they will take on the Missouri Tigers at home.  

Kickoff is at 12 noon.

Friday November 1, 2013

 The Hazard Lady Bulldogs are the 14th Region Volleyball champions.  

They beat Leslie County in the Championship Game at Powell County High School in Stanton last night.

The final score was 3-1.

Hazard is the first team besides Letcher County Central to win the Region since 2005.

Best of luck to Hazard in the Volleyball State Tournament.

They will play Oldham County on November 8th at 11:00am.

The State Volleyball Tournament will be held at Valley High School in Louisville.

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The Letcher County Central Cougar football team will wrap up the regular season at home tonight with a big game against the Breathitt County Bobcats.

The Cougars are 4-5 on the season and Breathitt County is 5-4 and winners of 4 in a row.  

It will also be senior night for LCC football and an emotional night for LCC Coach Mike Holcomb as he welcomes his former school and former players to Cougar Field.  

Kick off is set for 7:30pm.  We'll bring you the game on the Bulldog with the Appalachian Wireless Cougar Countdown Pre Game Show starting at 6:45pm.

Senior Night activities for the 14 young men will begin around 6:30pm this evening so all fans need to be there early.

Jenkins will be home tonight taking on Betsy Layne at 7:30pm.

Also a lot of eyes will be on the huge matchup tonight of Johnson Central at Belfry.  

Both teams come in at 9-0 and it should be a fantastic ballgame.

Also tonight Harlan County is at Bell County.

Pike County Central is at Perry County Central and Whitley County is at Boyle County in the final week of high school football before the playoffs.

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The Letcher County Central Cross Country Boys and Girls will compete in the KHSAA Class 2A Region 7 Cross Country Meet at Fairview High School in Ashland tomorrow(Saturday).  

The Lady Cougars will run at 12:00 noon and the Cougar Boys will run at 12:40pm.

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The UK Men's Basketball Team will have an exhibition game tonight against Kentucky's Transylvania University at Rupp Arena in Lexington.

Tipoff time is 7:00pm.

The Cats will also have an exhibition game against Montevallo this Monday at 7;00pm.

The open the season against UNC Ashville next Friday November 8th in Lexington.  

The UK Football Cats will have homecoming this Saturday as they take on Alabama State at Commonwealth Stadium.  

Kickoff is 7:30 with pre game at 6:00pm on the Bulldog.

 

Wednesday October 30, 2013

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougar Soccer Team lost to Lawrence County 5-2 last night at LCC in the opening round of the KHSAA Girls Soccer State Tournament.

The loss ends the Lady Cougars season at 12-5.

Congratulations to the coaching staff and players for an exciting and fantastic 2013 season.

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The 14th Region Volleyball Tournament continued at Powell County High School in Stanton last night.

53rd District Champion, the Letcher County Central Cougars beat Owsley County 3-0, winning 25-16, 25-11 and 25-9.

Also last night Hazard beat Wolfe County 3-0.

The Semi-finals are now set and will be played tonight at Powell County.

In game one at 6:00pm Jackson City takes on Leslie County.

Game two, around 7:30pm, will be Letcher County Central and Hazard.

The championship game will be played Thursday at 7:00pm.

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The Letcher County Central Cougar football team will wrap up the regular season with Breathitt County at home this Friday.  

It will also be senior night for LCC football.

Kick off is set for 7:30pm.

We'll have the LCC Football Cougar Coaches Show tonight at 6:30pm Live from Pine Mountain Grill here on the Bulldog.

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The Letcher County Central Cross Country Boys and Girls will compete in the KHSAA Class 2A Region 7 Cross Country Meet at Fairview High School in Ashland this Saturday.  

The Lady Cougars will run at 12:00 noon and the Cougar Boys will run at 12:40pm.

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The UK Football Cats will have homecoming this Saturday as they take on Alabama State at Commonwealth Stadium.  

Kickoff is 7:30 with pre game at 6:00pm on the Bulldog.

Thursday October 31, 2013

The 14th Region Volleyball Tournament semi-finals were played at Powell County High School in Stanton last night and the season has ended for the 53rd District Champion Letcher County Central Lady Cougars.  

LCC lost to the Hazard Lady Bulldogs in 5 sets last night.  

The Lady Cougars had won the 14th Region Tournament all 8 years that LCC has existed.

Great season!  Big congrats to the LCC Lady Cougar Volleyball team and the Coaching staff.


Hazard now moves on to play Leslie County in tonight's championship game.   Leslie County beat Jackson City in the other semi-final game.

Tonight's championship game begins at 7:00pm at Powell County High School.

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The Letcher County Central Cougar football team will wrap up the regular season with Breathitt County at home this Friday.  

It will also be senior night for LCC football and an emotional night for LCC Coach Mike Holcomb as he welcomes his former school and former players to Cougar Field.  .

Kick off is set for 7:30pm.  We'll bring you the game on the Bulldog with Pre Game at 6:45pm.

Senior Night activities for the 14 young men will begin around 6:30pm Friday night.

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The Letcher County Central Cross Country Boys and Girls will compete in the KHSAA Class 2A Region 7 Cross Country Meet at Fairview High School in Ashland this Saturday.  

The Lady Cougars will run at 12:00 noon and the Cougar Boys will run at 12:40pm.

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The UK Football Cats will have homecoming this Saturday as they take on Alabama State at Commonwealth Stadium.  

Kickoff is 7:30 with pre game at 6:00pm on the Bulldog.

Tuesday October 29, 2013

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougar Soccer Team will play Lawrence County  tonight at 7:00pm in a semi-state game at Letcher County Central.

It's the opening round game of the KHSAA Girls Soccer Sweet 16 State Tournament.

Admission is $7.00, set by the KHSAA, not the host school.

The winner advances to play in the Elite 8 in Lexington at Lafayette High School on Saturday, November 2.

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The 14th Region Volleyball Tournament got underway last night at Powell County High School in Stanton..

Game one was a good one with Jackson City advancing by beating Knott County Central 3-2.

Leslie County beat Powell County 3-0 in game two.  

Jackson City will play Leslie County in the semi-finals on Wednesday.

The tournament continues tonight at Powell County with two more opening round games.  

Hazard battles Wolfe County at 6:00pm and 53rd District Champion, the Letcher County Central Cougars will take on Owsley County at 7:30pm.

The Semi-finals will be Wednesday with the championship game on Thursday, all at Powell County in the 14th Region Volleyball Tournament.

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The LCC Cougar football team will wrap up the regular season with Breathitt County at home this Friday.  

It will be senior night for LCC football.

Kick off is set for 7:30pm.

The Cougars are now a 3 way tie for 2nd in the district but depending on this week's games, the Cougars will finish 3rd or 4th and will be on the road for the first round of the playoffs in 2 weeks.

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Tonight, we'll bring you live coverage of the UK Men's Basketball Blue-White Scrimmage from Rupp Arena.

Coverage begins at 7:00pm here on 103-9 The Bulldog.

The Cats first basketball exhibition game will be this Friday night against Transylvania.

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The UK Football Cats will having homecoming this Saturday as they take on Alabama State at Commonwealth Stadium.  

Kickoff is 7:30 with pre game at 6:00pm on the Bulldog.