SPORTS

Friday August 22, 2014

 

LETCHER COUNTY CENTRAL SOCCER

GIRLS

Letcher County Central 9
Breathitt County           0    Thursday 8-21

The LCC Lady Cougars have scored 19 goals in 2 games with 2 shutout wins.

BOYS

Letcher County Central 1
Pikeville                       4   Thursday 8-21

The Cougars are now 1-1

The LCC Cougar Boys/Girls Soccer teams will be on the road for games at Powell County on Saturday.   The girls play at 11:00am and the boys play at 1:00pm.

LETCHER COUNTY CENTRAL & JENKINS VOLLEYBALL

Letcher County Central lost on the road at Paintsville on Thursday(8-21).   The Lady TIgers beat the Lady Cougars 3-1 with the scores of 25-17, 25-11, 25-27 and 25-20.

The Lady Cougars will play in the Champions of the Mountains Classic Saturday against several teams at Pikeville HS, Pike Central HS and at UPike.

HIGH SHOOL FOOTBALL OPENING WEEKEND

Tonight and Saturday is opening weekend of high school football across the mountains and the state.

Some of the matchups tonight include:

In the Ray Correll Bowl
Southwestern at Somerset
Pulaski County against Corbin at Somerset

Also

Perry Central at Clay County
Harlan Ind at Leslie County
Whitley County at Pike County Central
and Prestonsburg at Pikeville

Saturday games include Harlan County taking on Bryan Station at Madison Central in the Roy Kidd Bowl and Middlesboro at Grant County.

The Jenkins Cavaliers and new coach Daniel Sexton begin the 2014 season at home tonight in the ARH John Brown Bowl against Phelps at 7:30.
The Letcher County Central Cougars will open against Berea at home tonight in the Sports R US Kickoff Classic.  The County Pee Wee teams will play right before the LCC game Friday night starting at 6:00pm so get there early.  The Cougars and Berea game will kickoff around 8:00pm and we'll bring you the action here on the Bulldog.  The Appalachian Wireless Cougar Countdown Pre-Game show begins at 6:45pm.  


UK FOOTBALL AND THE COACH MARK STOOPS SHOW

This Monday is the debut of the Coach Mark Stoops Show here on the Bulldog starting at 6:00pm followed by Big Blue Weekly at 7:00pm.
The Football Cats will have their season and home opener against UT-Martin next Saturday August 30th.  Kickoff is 12:00 noon with pre-game starting at 10:30am.

 

Tuesday August 19, 2014

Local Sports Scores Tuesday August 19 2014

Soccer

Girls
Letcher County Central 10
Shelby Valley  0

Boys
Letcher County Central 10
Shelby Valley  0

Volleyball

Jenkins 2
Harlan County 0
(25-16 and 26-23
next game vs. Harlan Ind. Tuesday August 26th

Letcher County Central
Season opener is tonight, Tuesday Aug 19th) vs. Betsy Layne at home
JV at 6:00pm/Varsity at 7:30

Football

Jenkins vs. Phelps at Jenkins
Season opener this Friday August 22nd
Kickoff 7:30pm

Letcher County Central vs. Berea
Season opener this Friday August 22nd
Sports R US Kickoff Classic
Kickoff at 7:30pm
Pre-game begins at 6:45pm on 103.9 The Bulldog

County Pee Wee Football games will begin at 6:00pm this Friday at LCC Football Field prior to the Cougar's game versus Berea.

Friday June 6, 2014

 

BASEBALL STATE TOURNAMENT FINAL FOUR

The baseball State Tournament semi-finals are now set and only one mountain team is left, that being 13th Region champion, the South Laurel Cardinals.

On Thursday afternoon, 14th Region Champs, the Hazard Bulldogs lost a heartbreaker 1-0 in 10 innings to Simon Kenton in the completion of the suspended game from the night before.

In the 2nd game of the afternoon yesterday South Laurel advances to the final four with a 4 to 1 win over South Warren.

Last night, North Bullitt held off Conner 4-3 and St. X ended the season for 15th Region Champion Johnson Central 6-3.

The semi-finals tonight at Whitaker Bank Ball Park in Lexington will have South Laurel playing Simon Kenton at 6:00pm and North Bullitt will take on St. X around 8:30pm.

The Championship game will be Saturday night at 7.


SOFTBALL STATE TOURNAMENT BEGINS

The Girls double elimination Softball State Tournament began yesterday in Owensboro at Fisher Park.  

15th Region winner Johnson Central lost to Anderson County 9-1, Highlands beat 14th Region champ Estill County 4-1 and South Laurel from the 13th Region won over George Rogers Clark 5-2.

In the winner's bracket, South Laurel will take on Scott County at 9:00am this morning.  

In the last chance or loser's bracket today, Johnson Central will go against Ashland Blazer at 11am this morning and Estill County will face Green County also at 11am.

The Girls Softball State Tournament wraps up on Saturday.
 

REDS LOSE 2 IN A ROW AND HAVE THE PHILLIES THIS WEEKEND

he Reds lost the rubber match yesterday to the Giants in their 3 game series.  The final was 6-1.   With back to back losses the Reds are now 27-31, 7.5 games behind Milwaukee in 4th place in the NL Central.  The Reds continue their 10 game home stand, the longest of the season, as they welcome in the Philadelphia Phillies for 3 this weekend.  The Reds and Phillies play tonight at 7:10, Saturday at 4:10 and Sunday at 1:10.  The Reds will play 4 against the Dodgers at home starting Monday.  Catch all Reds games on AM 920 WTCW.

 

Thursday June 5, 2014

WEATHER DELAYS KHSAA BASEBALL STATE TOURNAMENT

Weather impacted the 2 quarterfinal games of the Rawlings KHSAA Baseball State Tournament last night in Lexington.

Game one between Hazard and Simon Kenton was suspended in the bottom of the 7th due to lightning.  The game was scoreless at 0-0 at the time and play will resume in the bottom in the 7th at 12 noon today.   Last night's 2nd game between South Warren and 13th Region Champ South Laurel will be played at 1:30pm this afternoon.

The other 2 quarterfinal games will be played as scheduled tonight at 6:00pm when North Bullitt plays Conner and at 8:30pm 15th Region Champ Johnson Central faces St. X.  

The Semi-finals will be played Friday night and the Championship Game Saturday at 7pm.  All games are at Whitaker Bank Ball Park in Lexington.


SOFTBALL STATE TOURNAMENT BEGINS TODAY IN OWENSBORO

The double elimination Worth/KHSAA Softball State Tournament begins today at Jack Fischer Park in Owensboro.

Estill County, South Laurel and Johnson Central are the 3 mountain teams.

15th Region Champion Johnson Central will take on Anderson County today at 5:00pm, 14th Region Champion Estill County will play on Highlands at 7:00pm this evening and 13th Region Champion South Laurel will meet George Rogers Clark also at 7:00pm tonight.   

The softball State Tournament goes through Saturday in Owensboro.


REDS 4 GAME WIN STREAK ENDS

The San Francisco Giants ended the Reds 4 game win streak last night with a 3-2 win.  The Reds and Giants will wrap up the 3 games series with a day game today at 12:35pm.  The series is tied at 1 game each.  The Reds begin a 3 game weekend series against the Phillies Friday night at 7:10pm.  They play Saturday at 4:10pm and Sunday at 1:10pm.  Catch all Reds action on AM 920 WTCW.