SPORTS

Monday November 18, 2013

 

Round 2 of the KHSAA high school football playoffs are in the books and the season has ended for several mountain teams while others move one step closer to a state championship.

In Class A, Thursday night, Pikeville beat Allen Central 49-14.

On Friday night in Class A
Hazard knocked off Campbellsville 34-8
Raceland beat Paintsville 42-12
and Williamsburg blanked Pineville 42-0

In Class 2A

Somerset outlasted Middlesboro 19-13 in OT
and Prestonsburg held off Danville 20-13

In Class 3A

Belfry blasted Lawrence County 42-6
Pike County Central beat Breathitt County 26-20
Bell County came up short against Louisville Central losing 14-11
and Wayne County bounced Corbin 36-0

In Class 4A

Johnson Central's unbeaten season ends with a 42-14 loss to Covington Catholic

and in Class 5A

Madison Southern knocked off the Black Bears of Harlan County  41-28
and Pulaski County blasted Perry County Central 43-0.

8 teams are left in each class as the Region Championship games will be held this Friday.

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

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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 UK Basketball Cats are now 3-1 after knocking off Robert Morris at Rupp Arena last night in the Bill Keightly classic.   The final was 87-49.

The Cats will next play Tuesday at home against Texas-Arlington also in the Keightly Classic.   

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

The UK Football Cats lost on the road in Nashville to the Vanderbilt Commodores on Saturday afternoon 22-6.

The Cats are back on the road at Georgia this Saturday.  

Kickoff is 7:00pm with pregame at 5:30pm.

Tonight on 103.9 The Bulldog with 3 hours of Cat talk, starting with the Coach Mark Stoops Show at 6:00pm, followed at 7:00pm by the first edition this season of the Coach Cal Radio Show and then Sports Nightly with Neil Price at 8:00pm.

 

Friday November 15, 2013

 

It's round 2 of the KHSAA High School Football playoffs tonight across the state.

One game was played last night as Pikeville rolled to a 49-14 win over Allen Central in Class A.

Other mountain teams in playoff action tonight

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 tomorrow Saturday at Letcher County Central High School.

Middle schools games will be played all day 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 2-1 UK Basketball Cats 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, tomorrow, 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.

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.

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.