SPORTS

Tuesday November 26, 2013

 

The Letcher County Central Cougar Wrestling team participated in the Nick Cory Take Down Tournament on Saturday at Perry County Central.

They had six first place wins including Logan Fisher, Devin Slone, Dalton Gibson, Kane Gibson, Logan Sexton and Houston Sword.

The Cougar wrestling team also had seven second place wins including Bobby McKenzie, Dustyn Reinstetle, Tyler Daylong, Owen Gibson, Hunter Holbrook, Nick Mullins, and Max Bailey.

Dakota Green finished in third place and Ethan Riley and Austin Johnson finished 4th place in their respective weight classes.

LCC was 2nd in team points at the tournament under the direction of new head coach, Matt Kettler and former wrestler and now assistant CJ Philpott.

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Last night was Meet the Cougars at LCC for the basketball team, band, cheerleaders and dance team.

Tonight, the LCC Lady Cougar basketball team will scrimmage at Paintsville.

Game time is 6:00pm.

Tomorrow, Wednesday, the Cougar boys basketball team will scrimmage Owsley County at home at 12 noon and the LCC Lady Cougars will also scrimmage tomorrow at 3:00pm against Magoffin County.

The 2013-14 season for KHSAA high school boys/girls basketball begins next week.

LCC boys open at home Tuesday December 3rd against Harlan County and the LCC girls will open on the road at Johnson Central on Monday December 2nd.

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The #4 UK Wildcat basketball team rallied from 10 points down to beat Cleveland State 68-61 last night in Rupp Arena.  

The 5-1 Cats will be back in action tomorrow, Wednesday, as they take on Eastern Michigan in Rupp Arena at a special time of 4:00pm with pregame at 2:30pm on 103.9 The Bulldog.

The UK Football Cats will wrap up the 2013 season this Saturday at home against the Tennessee Volunteers.

Kickoff is 7:00pm with pregame at 5:30pm on 103.9 The Bulldog.

It's 3 hours of UK Sports Talk tonight on the Bulldog with the Football Coach Mark Stoops show at 6:00pm, followed by the Coach Cal Basketball Show at 7:00pm and then Big Blue Weekly at 8:00pm with Neil Price.

All tonight starting at 6:00pm on the Bulldog.

 

Monday November 25, 2013

The KHSAA High School Football State semi-finals are now set with 4 teams left in each of the 6 classes.

Friday night in Class A Raceland beat Pikeville 14-3 and Williamsburg knocked out Hazard 21-7.

In Class 2A Somerset outlasted Prestonsburg 28-21.

Belfry blasted Pike County Central 43-6 in Class 3A.

Pulaski County remains unbeaten as they squeezed by Madison Southern 32-28.

Congrats to Williamsburg, Somerset, Belfry and Pulaski County on winning Region Championships.

This Friday in the semi-finals
In Class A Raceland is at Williamsburg and Frankfort at Mayfield.

In Class 2A Somerset is at Newport Central Catholic and Delales is at Murray.

Belfry is at Bourbon County and Wayne County travels to Paducah Tilghman in Class 3A.

In 4A Highlands is at Lexington Catholic and Collins plays at Owensboro.

5A will be Pulaski County at Anderson County and John Hardin at Bowling Green.

6A games are Scott County at Male and Butler at Meade County.

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The 14th Region Cheerleading Competition was held Sunday afternoon at Letcher County Central High School.

Winners include:

Small division--Perry Co Central
Medium Division---Letcher County Central
Large Division---Estill County
Super Division--Hazard
and Co ed Division--Jenkins Independent

All the winning squads will competing in their division at State Competition on December 14th at Alltech Arena at the Ky Horse Park in Lexington.

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The Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Basketball teams along with cheerleaders and dance team will be introduced during the annual Meet the Cougars tonight beginning at 6:00pm at the LCC Gym.

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The #4 UK Wildcat basketball team will be back in action tonight as they take on Cleveland State in the Keightly Classic at Rupp Arena at 7:00pm.  Pregame begins at 5:30pm here on your home of Big Blue, 103.9 The Bulldog

Wednesday the Cats will play Eastern Michigan at a special time of 4:00pm with pregame at 2:30pm on 103.9 The Bulldog.

The UK Football Cats will wrap up the 2013 season this Saturday at home against the Tennessee Volunteers.

Kickoff is 7:00pm with pregame at 5:30pm on 103.9 The Bulldog.

Thursday November 21, 2013

Friday night will be round 3 of the KHSAA high school football playoffs and a handful of mountain teams will be playing for a Region Championship and a spot in the state semi-finals next weekend.

Friday night in:

Class A  Pikeville is at Raceland and Hazard plays at Williamsburg

In Class 2A  Somerset is at Prestonsburg

Class 3A will feature Pike County Central at Belfry

In Class 4A no mountain teams are left

and in Class 5A Madison Southern in at Pulaski County

Good luck to all the mountain teams Friday night.

The State Championship games will be held December 6th and 7th in Bowling Green.

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Letcher County Central High School will be hosting the 14th Region Cheerleading Competition this Sunday November 24th at 3:00pm at the LCC Gym.   Admission is $5.00.

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The UK Football Cats are back on the road again this weekend.  

They will play at Georgia this Saturday.  

Kickoff is 7:00pm with pregame at 5:30pm on 103.9 The Bulldog.

The #4 ranked and 4-1 UK Wildcats basketball team will next play two games next week.

It's the final two games of the Keightly Classic and both will be played at Rupp Arena.

Monday Nov 25th the Cats will play Cleveland State at 7:00pm and then Wednesday(the day before Thanksgiving)  they will play Eastern Michigan at a special time of 4:00pm.  

You can catch both games live on 103.9 The Bulldog.

 

Friday November 22, 2013

 

Region championships are up for grabs tonight in round 3 of the KHSAA high school football playoffs.
Good luck to the mountain teams playing tonight:

Class A  Pikeville is at Raceland and Hazard plays at Williamsburg

In Class 2A  Somerset is at Prestonsburg

Class 3A will feature Pike County Central at Belfry

In Class 4A no mountain teams are left

and in Class 5A Madison Southern in at Pulaski County

Next weekend will be the state semi-finals with the state championship games will be held December 6th and 7th in Bowling Green.

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Letcher County Central High School will be hosting the 14th Region Cheerleading Competition this Sunday November 24th at 3:00pm at the LCC Gym.   Admission is $5.00.

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On Saturday the Letcher County Central Wrestling Team will be competing in the  Take Down Tournament , which is a scrimmage at the Sherman Nease Athletic Center at the Old MC Napier High school beginning at 10:00am.

It's being hosted by Perry County Central.

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The UK Football Cats are back on the road again this weekend.  

They will play at Georgia, tomorrow, Saturday.  

Kickoff is 7:00pm with pregame at 5:30pm on 103.9 The Bulldog.

The #4 ranked and 4-1 UK Wildcats basketball team will next play two games next week.

It's the final two games of the Keightly Classic and both will be played at Rupp Arena.

Monday Nov 25th the Cats will play Cleveland State at 7:00pm and then Wednesday(the day before Thanksgiving)  they will play Eastern Michigan at a special time of 4:00pm.  

You can catch both games live on 103.9 The Bulldog.

 

Tuesday November 19, 2013

High School Basketball season is just around the corner.

The Letcher County Central Cougar Boys will open the season at home on December 3rd against Harlan County.

The Jenkins Cavalier Boys open up under new coach Pat Jervis on December 3rd with a district game at Knott County Central.

The defending 14th Region Champion Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will begin play on December 2nd at Johnson Central.

The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers will open the new season at J.I. Burton in Wise County also on December 3rd.

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The 3-1 and now #4 ranked UK Basketball Cats will next play tonight at home in Rupp Arena against Texas-Arlington in the Keightly Classic.   

Tipoff is at 7:30pm.  Pregame begins at 6:00pm here on 103.9 The Bulldog.

The UK Football Cats are back on the road again this weekend.  

They will play at Georgia this Saturday.  

Kickoff is 7:00pm with pregame at 5:30pm on 103.9 The Bulldog.