SPORTS

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.

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.

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.

Wednesday November 6, 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.

Because of other programming commitments the LCC Cougar Coaches Show with Mike Holcomb from Pine Moutntain Grill will not air this week.

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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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The Mark Stoops UK football coaches show and Big Blue Nightly with Neil Price will air tonight starting 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.