SPORTS

Thursday November 14, 2013

Tomorrow night is round #2 of the KHSAA High School football playoffs and several mountain teams are in action.

In Class A

Campbellsville is at Hazard
Paintsville plays at Raceland
and Pineville is on the road at Williamsburg.

In Class 2A

Somerset goes to Middlesboro
Danville is at Prestonsburg

In Class 3A

Lawrence County is at Belfry
Pike County Central plays at Breathitt County
Bell County is at Louisville Central
and Corbin plays at Wayne County

In Class 4A

Covington Catholic is at Johnson Central

and in Class 5A

Madison Southern plays at Harlan County
Perry Central is at Pulaski County.

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The 2013 Whitaker Bank Boys Middle School Basketball Classic will be held this Saturday at Letcher County Central High School.

Middle schools games will be played all day Saturday and will conclude with a scrimmage game for the Letcher County Central Cougar Boys.

Admission is $5.00 adults and $3.00 students and that covers the entire day on Saturday.

Concessions will be available.

The schedule of games include

9:00am  Arlie Boggs vs. Feds Creek
10:00am Hazard vs. Carr Creek
11:15am  Jenkins vs. Cowan
12:30pm  Fleming Neon vs. Leatherwood
1:45pm  Whitesburg vs. East Perry
3:00pm  Letcher vs. RW Combs
4:15pm  Whitesburg vs. Cumberland
5:30-8:30 Letcher County Central scrimmage vs. Clay County.

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The UK Basketball Catswill next play Robert Morris this Sunday at Rupp Arena.  Game time is 7:00pm.

The UK Football Cats will take on Vanderbilt in Nashville this Saturday.

Kickoff is 12:21 with pregame at 10:30 on 103.9 The Bulldog, your home of the Big Blue.

Wednesday November 13, 2013

The 2013 Whitaker Bank Boys Middle School Basketball Classic will be held this Saturday at Letcher County Central High School.

Middle schools games will be played all day Saturday and will conclude with a scrimmage game for the Letcher County Central Cougar Boys.

Admission is $5.00 adults and $3.00 students and that covers the entire day on Saturday.

Concessions will be available.


The schedule of games include

9:00am  Arlie Boggs vs. Feds Creek
10:00am Hazard vs. Carr Creek
11:15am  Jenkins vs. Cowan
12:30pm  Fleming Neon vs. Leatherwood
1:45pm  Whitesburg vs. East Perry
3:00pm  Letcher vs. RW Combs
4:15pm  Whitesburg vs. Cumberland
5:30-8:30 Letcher County Central scrimmage vs. Clay County.

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The UK Basketball Cats are 2-1 after losing to Michigan State 78-74 last night in Chicago.

They will next play Robert Morris this Sunday at Rupp Arena.  Game time is 7:00pm.

The UK Football Cats will take on Vanderbilt in Nashville this Saturday.

Kickoff is 12:21 with pregame at 10:30 on 103.9 The Bulldog, your home of the Big Blue.

Monday November 11, 2013

The Letcher County Central Cougar football team ended the 2013 season with a loss on the road at Madison Southern Friday night in Berea in the opening round of the KHSAA  Class 5A playoffs.  

The final score was 49-6 and the Cougars finish at 4-7 overall in the first year under Coach Mike Holcomb.

Jenkins also ended their 2013 season with a 58-0 loss on the road at Williamsburg in the Class A playoffs.

The Cavaliers just had one victory this year under first year coach Joe Colwell.

Also Friday night In Class A
Campbellsville 46 Harlan 13
Hazard 50 Lynn Camp 12
Painstville 61 South Floyd 20
Pikeville 55 Nicholas County 12
Pineville 43 Berea 7
Raceland 62 Phelps 14

Class 2A

Danville 30 Shelby Valley 12
Middlesboro 44 Leslie County 28
Prestonsburg 36 Lexington Christian 15
Somerset 29 Betsy Layne 20

Class 3A

Belfry 42 Jackson County 6
Bell County 34 Elizabethtown 6
Breathitt County 37 Sheldon Clark 14
Corbin 24 Henry County 10
Lawrence County 36 Magoffin County 20
Mason County 52 Powell County 39
Pike County Central 75 Morgan County 28

Class 4A
Boyle County 53 Clay County 6
Johnson Central 77 Harrison County 13
Mercer County 31 Knox Central 14

Class 5A

Perry County Central 28 North Laurel 15
Pulaski County 47 Whitley County 22
and Harlan County over Lincoln County 44-7

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Tonight on 103.9 The Bulldog we'll bring you the Coach Mark Stoops UK Football Coaches Show at 6:00pm followed by Big Blue Weekly with Neil Price at 7:00pm.

The football Cats lost to #9 Missouri on Saturday 48-17 as they returned to SEC play.  

The Cats will take on Vanderbilt in their next game, this Saturday in Nashville.  

Kickoff is 12:21 with pregame at 10:30am.

The UK Basketball Cats are 2-0 after wins over UNC Asheville on Friday and Northern KY on Sunday.
The #1 Cats will have a huge early season matchup Tuesday night in the State Farm Champions Classic in Chicago as they take on #2 Michigan State.   

Tipoff is at 7:30pm with pregame here on the Bulldog at 6:00pm.  

The first Coach Cal Coaches Show of the year will be a week from today on November 18th.

Tuesday November 12, 2013

 

The Region Champions, Letcher County Central Boys & Girls Cross Country teams competed at the State Meet this past weekend at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington.

According to Coach Sallie Hubbard, they finished in the middle of the pack as a team and Chase Cates was named 2nd Team All-State.

Congratulations on a great season!

The following runners made 1st Team ALL- Region:

BOYS
Chase Cates
Trevor Wayne
Dyllan Burton
Bobby Mckenzie
Judson Collins

GIRLS:
Leanna Bryant
Keisha Balthis
Ally Dameron
and Grayson Collier

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The 2013 Whitaker Bank Boys Middle School Basketball Classic will be held this Saturday at Letcher County Central High School.

Middle schools games will be played all day Saturday and will conclude with that evening with a scrimmage game for the Letcher County Central Cougar Boys.

Admission is $5.00 adults and $3.00 students and that covers the entire day.

Concessions will be available.
The schedule of games include

9:00am  Arlie Boggs vs. Feds Creek
10:00am Hazard vs. Carr Creek
11:15am  Jenkins vs. Cowan
12:30pm  Fleming Neon vs. Leatherwood
1:45pm  Whitesburg vs. East Perry
3:00pm  Letcher vs. RW Combs
4:15pm  Whitesburg vs. Cumberland
5:30-8:30 Letcher County Central scrimmage vs. Clay County.

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The UK Basketball Cats are 2-0 after wins over UNC Asheville on Friday and Northern KY on Sunday.

The #1 Cats will have a huge early season matchup tonight in the State Farm Champions Classic in Chicago as they take on #2 Michigan State.   

Tipoff is at 7:30pm this evening with pregame here on the Bulldog at 6:00pm.

 

Friday November 8, 2013

The KHSAA Class 2A Region 7 Cross Country Champions, the Letcher County Central Boys & Girls will compete Saturday in the KHSAA State Cross Country Meet at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington.

The boys will run at 11:15 and the girls at 12 noon.

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Tonight is the opening round of the KHSAA High School Football playoffs.

The Letcher County Central Cougars will open the Class 5A playoffs on the road tonight as they take on 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 the Cougar Countdown pre game show starting at 6:45pm.

Mountain Teams in the playoffs tonight include:

In Class A

Harlan at Campbellsville
Lynn Camp at Hazard
Nicholas County at Pikeville
Berea at Pineville
Phelps at Raceland
Paintsville at South Floyd
Jenkins at Williamsburg

Class 2A

Somerset at Betsy Layne
Shelby Valley at Danville
Leslie County at Middlesboro
Lexington Christian at Prestonsburg

Class 3A

Jackson County at Belfry
Elizabethtown at Bell County
Sheldon Clark at Breathitt County
Corbin at Henry County
Lawrence County at Magoffin County
Morgan County at Pike County Central

Class 4A
Clay County at Boyle County
Harrison County at Johnson Central
Mercer County at Knox Central

Class 5A

Lincoln County at Harlan County
North Laurel at Perry County Central
Whitley County at Pulaski County

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Because of the LCC Football game tonight we will not be able to bring you the UK basketball opening game as the Cats take on UNC Asheville at Rupp Arena.

Tipoff time is at 7:00pm.

The Cats will also play on Sunday afternoon as they welcome Northern Kentucky University to Lexington.

Tipoff time is at 4:00pm.  Pregame Sunday afternoon begins at 2:30pm here on the Bulldog.

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

Kickoff is at 12 noon.  Pregame at 10:30am tomorrow morning here on the Bulldog.