SPORTS

Friday October 18, 2013

It's high school football week #9 and there was one mountain game played last night.

Pikeville beat Phelps in a district game 50-7.

Tonight at Cougar Field, the 3-4 Letcher County Central Cougars varsity football team will continue district play with a home game against 4-3 Perry County Central.  

The Cougars are 0-1 in district after losing to Harlan County and Perry Central is 1-0 after knocking off Whitley County last Friday.

Kickoff for the Cougars and Commodores Friday night is set for 7:30.

The Appalachian Wireless Cougar Countdown Pregame Show on the Bulldog will begin at 6:45pm and can also be heard around the world at 1039thebulldog.com

The Jenkins Cavaliers are on the road at Hazard tonight in a district game with kickoff at 7:30pm.

Other games in high school football tonight:

Harlan County at Whitley County
South Floyd at Allen Central
Lawrence County at Belfry
Corbin at Bell County
Magoffin County at Betsy Layne
Morgan County at Breathitt County
Russell County at Clay County
Middlesboro at Danville
Grundy VA at East Ridge
Knott County Central at Jackson County
Rowan County at Johnson Central
Rockcastle County at Knox Central
Somerset at Lexington Christian Academy
Southewestern at Lincoln County
North Laurel at Madison Southern
Harlan at Pineville
Leslie County at Shelby Valley
Pike County Central at Sheldon Clark
Pulaski County at South Laurel
Berea at Williamsburg

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The LCC  Cougars & Lady Cougars Cross Country teams will compete @ Harlan County this Saturday morning at 10:00am in the Area 9 Championship Meet.  

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The UK Wildcats football team will have another open date this weekend and will next play on Thursday of next week against Mississippi State on the road at 7:30pm.

Thursday October 17, 2013

The Boys and Girls 53rd District Soccer Tournament championship games were played last night at Hazard.

Congratulations to the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars...they are 53rd district champions for 2013 after shutting out Perry County Central 4-0.

The 11-4 Lady Cougars have won 6 consecutive district championships.

Congrats to Coach Betty Acevedo, her staff and the Lady Cougars!

Both teams now move on the Region Tournament.

Letcher County Central Cougar Boys Soccer came up short in their bid for a district championship last night, losing a close one, 1-0, to Perry County Central.

The Cougars are now 13-7 overall and both teams move on to Region.

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Tonight is Senior night and the final game of the regular season for the Letcher County Central Lady Cougar Volleyball team.

They will play Lee County at home tonight with game time at 6:00pm  for JV and 7:30pm for Varsity.

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The Letcher County Central Cougar football Freshmen team game scheduled for tonight against Perry County Central has been cancelled.

Friday night at Cougar Field, the 3-4 Letcher County Central Cougars varsity football team will continue district play with a home game against 4-3 Perry County Central.  

Kickoff for the Cougars and Commodores Friday night is set for 7:30.

Pregame on the Bulldog will begin at 6:45pm.

The Jenkins Cavaliers will play at Hazard against the Bulldogs in a district game this Friday night at 7:30pm.
There's one mountain game on the schedule for tonight and it's a district matchup as Pikeville plays at Phelps.   Kickoff is at 6:30pm.

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The LCC  Cougars & Lady Cougars Cross Country teams will compete @ Harlan County this Saturday morning at 10:00am in the Area 9 Championship Meet.  

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The UK Wildcats football team will have another open date this weekend and will next play on Thursday of next week against Mississippi State on the road at 7:30pm.

Tuesday October 15, 2013

The boys 53rd District Soccer Tournament got underway last night at Hazard's Daniel Field.

Letcher County Central shutout Buckhorn 4-0 in game 1.  Perry Central battled Hazard in game but we don't have a final score.

LCC boys will play the winner of the Hazard-Perry Central game Wednesday night in the 53rd District championship game.

Game time is 8:00pm at Hazard.

The girls 53rd District Soccer Tournament will begin tonight and will also be held at Hazard.

Hazard and Perry County Central will play at 7:00pm.

The winner will play Letcher County Central at Hazard Wednesday at 6:00pm.

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The Letcher County Central Lady Cougar Volleyball team has one more regular season game before the district tournament.

It will be Senior Night when they play Lee County at home this Thursday October 17th with game time at 6:00pm  for JV and 7:30pm for Varsity.

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Letcher County Central Boys & Girls Cross Country will take on Various Teams @ LCC this afternoon at 5:00pm.  It will be Senior Night for LCC Cross Country.

The Cougars & Lady Cougars Cross Country teams will compete @ Harlan County  this Saturday morning at 10:00am in the Area 9 Championship Meet.  

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This week in high school football, the 3-4 Letcher County Central Cougars will continue district play with a home game against 4-3 Perry County Central.  

Kickoff Friday night is set for 7:30.

Pregame on the Bulldog will begin at 6:45pm.

The Jenkins Cavaliers will play at Hazard against the Bulldogs in a district game this Friday night at 7:30pm.

 

Wednesday October 16, 2013

The Letcher Co. Central Cross Country Team hosted the 4th Annual Cougar Climb Invitational Cross Country Meet on Tuesday.

Leanna Bryant lead the Lady Cougars placing 2nd overall.

The LCC Girls Varsity won the meet and Perry County Central was the runner up.

Boys Varsity won with a perfect score lead by Chase Cates winning the meet with a time of 17:12.

Nick Spangler place 2nd behind June Buchanan in the Middle School Division.

Bailey Kincer won the Elementary Race.

The Cougars & Lady Cougars Cross Country teams will compete @ Harlan County this Saturday morning at 10:00am in the Area 9 Championship Meet.  

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The Boys and Girls 53rd District Soccer Tournament championship games are now set and will be played tonight at Hazard.

Letcher County Central will face Perry County Central for the Boys title tonight at 8:00pm.

The two teams split their 2 matchups during the regular season.

The Girls 53rd District Soccer Tournament championship game will be tonight at 6:00pm also at Hazard.

The Lady Cougars of Letcher County Central will take on either Perry County Central or Hazard.  

That game was played last night and we don't have a score.

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The Letcher County Central Lady Cougar Volleyball team has one more regular season game before the district tournament.

It will be Senior Night when they play Lee County at home this Thursday with game time at 6:00pm  for JV and 7:30pm for Varsity.

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Friday night at Cougar Field, the 3-4 Letcher County Central Cougars will continue district play with a home game against 4-3 Perry County Central.  

Kickoff for the Cougars and Commodores Friday night is set for 7:30.

Pregame on the Bulldog will begin at 6:45pm.

The Jenkins Cavaliers will play at Hazard against the Bulldogs in a district game this Friday night at 7:30pm.

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The UK Wildcats football team will have another open date this weekend and will next play on Thursday of next week against Mississippi State on the road at 7:30pm.

Friday October 11, 2013

The Letcher County Central Cougar boys and girls soccer teams both wrapped up the regular season with wins on Thursday night.

The boys team finished at 12-6 after shutting out Shelby Valley 6-0.

The girls team ends up with a 10-4 record after a 5-0 shutout win.

32nd District Tournament play begins next week for both teams.

The boys tournament begins Monday at Letcher County Central with 2 games.

Game 1 will be Letcher County Central and Buckhorn at 6:00pm, followed by Perry County Central against Hazard at 8:00pm.

The championship game will be Tuesday at 8:00pm at LCC.

The girls district tournament will begin Tuesday also at Letcher Central.

Hazard and Perry County Central will play at 7:00pm.   

The winner will play Letcher County Central Wednesday at 6:00pm.


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The Letcher County Central Lady Cougar Volleyball team lost to Hazard at home last night 3-1.  The scores were (25-21, 25-17, 11-25, 27-25)

Tomorrow(Saturday) the Lady Cougars Volleyball team will host the East/West Throwdown at LCC featuring several teams playing all day starting at 10:00am.


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The Letcher County Middle School Football Cougars (7th and 8th graders) have made the state playoffs.

The 8-2 Cougars will play the Pikeville Panthers in the first round at the LCC Middle School Cougar Field(old Whitesburg football field) this Saturday  at 12 noon.


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LCC Lady Cougar Golfer and Region 10 Runner Up, Victoria Bates, will begin play today in the KHSAA Girls State Golf Tournament in Bowling Green.


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In week 8 of high school football, the 3-3 Letcher County Central Cougars will begin district play tonight at Harlan County.

Kickoff for the Cougars and Black Bears in the Friends of Coal Bowl is at 7:30pm with pregame on the Bulldog starting at 6:45pm.

The Jenkins Cavaliers will begin district play tonight as well when they play at Pineville.

Kickoff for Jenkins and Pineville is at 7:30pm.

Also tonight

Whitley County is at Perry County Central
Paintsville at Fairview
Johnson Central at Greenup County
Belfry at the Christian Academy of Knoxville, TN
Breathitt County at Clay County
Hazard at Harlan
Betsy Layne at Leslie County
Knott County Central at Morgan County
Lawrence County at Pike County Central
Allen Central at Phelps
South Floyd at Pikeville
Shelby Valley at Prestonsburg
Danville at Somerset


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The UK Wildcats are back home tomorrow(Saturday) to welcome the #1 Alabama Crimson Tide.  

Kickoff is at 7:00pm with pregame at 5:30pm here on the Bulldog.