SPORTS

Wednesday March 26, 2014

The 1-0 Letcher County Central Softball Lady Cougars will play at South Floyd in their next game this coming Monday at 6:00pm.

The 4-1 Jenkins Lady Cavaliers softball team will next play Harlan County at home on Thursday.  Game time is 6:00pm.

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The 3-2 Letcher County Central Cougar baseball team plays at Buckhorn Thursday at 6:00pm.

The Jenkins Cavalier baseball team will next play Cordia in a district game this Friday at home.   Gametime is 5:00pm.

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The Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Tennis Team will have a Match Thursday against Perry County Central at Hazard starting at 5:30pm.

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The Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Track Team will compete in the Leslie County All Comers Meet at Hyden Thursday beginning at 5:00pm.

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It's the Cats and Cards, UK vs. Louisville in the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 Midwest Region in Indianapolis Friday night with tipoff 9:45pm.

Pre-game begins at 8:00pm here on the Bulldog.  

Tuesday March 25, 2014

The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers softball team got back on the winning track and improved their overall record to 4-1 as they shut out Knott County Central 15-0 in 3 innings at home last night.  

The Lady Cavaliers have a scheduled district doubleheader against Cordia this afternoon, weather permitting, at home.  Game times are 5:30 and 7:00pm.

The 1-0 Letcher County Central Softball Lady Cougars will play at South Floyd in their next game this coming Monday at 6:00pm.

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The 3-2 Letcher County Central Cougar baseball team is scheduled to play at Harlan County this afternoon at 6:00pm.

The Jenkins Cavalier baseball team will next play Cordia in a district game this Friday at home.   Gametime is 5:00pm.

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The Letcher County Central at Harlan County Boys and Girls Tennis Match scheduled for today has been postponed to a later date.

The next LCC Boys and Girls Tennis Match will be Thursday against Perry County Central at Hazard starting at 5:30pm.

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The Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Track team was scheduled to compete today in the Leslie County All Comers Meet at Hyden but that has been postponed and rescheduled for this Thursday March 27th at Leslie County beginning at 5:00pm.

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The UK Wildcats will now face #4 seed and in state rival Louisville in the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 Midwest Region in Indianapolis Friday night with tipoff 9:45pm.

Pre-game begins at 8:00pm here on the Bulldog.   

The Coach Cal Show with Tom Leach and Big Blue Weekly will air at 6:00pm tonight here on the Bulldog.

You can also catch Tom Leach this morning at 9am and KSR with Matt Jones at 10am this morning talking UK Basketball on AM 920 WTCW.

Friday March 21, 2014

 

14th Region basketball champion Knott County Central had their season come to an end Thursday afternoon in the opening round of the KHSAA Boys Sweet 16 State Tournament at Rupp Arena in Lexington.  

The Patriots lost to Bowling Green 65-58.   It was the Patriots 3rd straight trip to the Sweet 16 but they end the year at 25-7.

Clay County, the 13th Region Champion, played in the final opening round game last night and lost in a battle to Covington Catholic 80-78.

That leaves only one mountain team, Johnson Central still playing today as the quarterfinals get underway.

Today's schedule of 4 games will be the afternoon session staring at at 12 noon with Hopkinsville vs. Trinity, then Scott County plays Johnson Central at 1:30.

Tonight's evening session begins at 6:30 with McCracken County taking on Bowling Green and around 8:00 Bardstown plays Covington Catholic.

The semi-finals will be Saturday night at 6:30 and 8 and the championship game will be at 2:00pm Sunday.

You can listen to every game of the Boys Sweet 16 through Sunday on AM 920 WTCW.

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The Letcher County Central Cougar baseball team is now 1-1 on the season.    

They lost at Union HS in Wise County VA on Wednesday 12-6 but got a big win last night in the home opener at LCC.   

Sophomore Andrew Fields pitched 4 innings of 1 hit ball and the Cougar blasted Leslie County 15-1.

LCC Baseball is back home tonight as they welcome Sullivan North, TN.   First pitch is 6:00pm

The Cougars will then hit the road to Church Hill TN to play Volunteer HS on Saturday in a double header at 1 and 3:30pm.

The Jenkins Cavalier baseball team will next play Pike County Central on the road tonight at 6:00pm.

The Jenkins Lady Cavalier Softball team is now 2-0 after beating Hazard on the road last night 4-1.

The 2-0 Jenkins Lady Cavaliers will next play at Powell County tonight at 6:00pm

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougar Softball team opens their season this Saturday at home against Pike County Central.    First pitch is at 2:00pm.

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The Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Tennis Teams will play tomorrow, Saturday, at home against Lee County and June Buchanan.  

The matches start at 9:00am.

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The NCAA Tournament is in full swing with lots of upsets so far.  

The 2nd day of second round games will be today.   

This evening in St. Louis and the Midwest Region #8 seed, the Kentucky Wildcats, will take on #9 seed Kansas State.

Tip off is at 9:40pm.

Pregame begins at 8:00pm this evening here on 103.9 The Bulldog.

 

Monday March 24, 2014

Congratulations to Covington Catholic.   The Colonels are the 2014 KHSAA Whitaker Bank Boys State Tournament Champion.

They beat Scott County in Sunday's championship game 59-51 in Overtime.

Cov Cath finishes at 33-2.

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The Letcher County Central Cougar baseball team is now 3-2 on the season.    

The Cougars beat Sullivan North TN 10-7 on Friday night at home.  

They also split a double header on the road Saturday against Volunteer HS in Church Hill, Tennessee.

They won 4-2 and lost 9-5.

Up next for LCC baseball is a game at Harlan County, tomorrow, Tuesday at 6:00pm.

The Jenkins Cavalier baseball team is 0-3 to begin the year after losing Friday on the road to Pike County Central 5-2.   

Jenkins will next play Cordia in a district game this Friday at home.  

Gametime is 5:00pm.

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The Letcher County Central Softball season got off to a big start Saturday in the season opener at home as the Lady Cougars put away Pike County Central 15-0 in 4 innings.  

The next game for the Lady Cougars will be at South Floyd a week from today on Monday March 31st at 6:00pm.

The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers softball team suffered their first loss of the season Saturday in Winchester losing 8-1 to George Rogers Clark.  

The 3-1 Lady Cavaliers will be back home for a district game this afternoon against Knott County Central.  

Game time is 6:00pm.

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The UK Wildcats beat the #1 seed in the Midwest and previously undefeated Wichita State Shockers 78 to 76 Sunday afternoon in St. Louis to advance to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament.

The Cats will now face #4 seed and in state rival Louisville in the Sweet 16 in Indianapolis Friday night with tipoff 9:45pm.  Pre-game begins at 8:00pm here on the Bulldog.   

The Coach Cal Show and Big Blue Weekly will air at 6:00pm Tuesday here on the Bulldog.

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The UK Women are in action tonight against Syracuse at Memorial Gym in Lexington in the NCAA Tournament.  The winner advances to the Sweet 16.  Game time is 6:40pm and on ESPN2. 

Thursday March 20, 2014

The Whitaker Bank KHSAA Boys Sweet 16 got underway yesterday at Rupp Arena in Lexington.  

In the afternoon session Hopkinsville beat South Oldham 83-62 and Trinity held off Owensboro 55-41.

The night evening games had 15th Region champion, Johnson Central advancing to the final eight with a close win over Campbell County 58-56 and Scott County beat Fleming County 77-66.

The other 2 mountain teams will be action today.   

This afternoon at 12 noon McCracken County will face Wayne County followed around 1:30, 14th Region Champion, Knott County Central will battle Bowling Green.

Tonight's final 2 games of the opening round will feature Bardstown and PRP at 6:30pm, followed by 13th Region Champion Clay County playing Covington Catholic around 8:00pm.

The quartersfinals are Friday, semi-finals on Saturday night and championship game Sunday afternoon.

You can listen to every game of the Sweet 16 through Sunday on AM 920 WTCW.

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The Letcher County Central Cougars baseball team 2014 home opener with Leslie County is set for this afternoon and we'll bring you the game live here on the Bulldog.  

First Pitch is at 5:30pm.  Pre-Game begins at 5:15.

The Jenkins Boys baseball team will next play Pike County Central on the road this Friday at 6:00pm.

The Jenkins Lady Cavalier Softball team is now 2-0 after beating Hazard on the road last night 4-1.

The Lady Cavaliers will next play at Powell County tomorrow, Friday, at 6:00pm

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougar Softball team opens their season this Saturday at home against Pike County Central.  

First pitch is at 2:00pm.

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The Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Track Team will compete in the All Comers Meet at Bob Amos Park in Pikeville this afternoon at 5:00pm.

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The Letcher County Central Tennis match at Hazard scheduled for Friday has been postponed and will be rescheduled.

The LCC Boys and Girls Tennis Teams will play on Saturday at home against Lee County and June Buchanan.  The matches start at 9:00am.

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Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman was carried off on a stretcher after being struck in the face by a line drive off the bat of Royals catcher Salvador Perez during Wednesday night's Spring Training game.

The terrifying moment abruptly ended the game in the sixth inning with the Royals declared the winner by a score of 6-3.

The Reds said Chapman was taken to Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center in Sun City, where tests indicated fractures above his left eye and nose. He was transferred to Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, where he will undergo further testing today.

The Reds will take on the Rangers this afternoon at 4:05.

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The NCAA Tournament gets underway today and Midwest Region #8 seed, the Kentucky Wildcats, will take on #9 seed Kansas State Friday night at 9:40pm in St. Louis.

Pregame begins at 8:00pm here on 103.9 The Bulldog.