SPORTS

Wednesday March 12, 2014

 

In a battle at John C. Combs Arena at Perry County Central HS last night, the Knott County Central Patriots beat the Hazard Bulldogs 49-47 in the 14th Region Tournament Championship game to claim their 3rd straight Region Title and their 4th in the last 5 years.  

Knott Central came from 17 down to get the win and advance to next week's KHSAA Whitaker Bank Boys Sweet 16 State Tournament at Rupp Arena.  

The Patriots will play Bowling Green out of Region 4 next Thursday afternoon at 1:30pm.

Johnson Central also claimed their 3rd straight 15th Region title as they beat Shelby Valley 81-56 in the Championship game last night at the Expo Center.

Johnson Central will play Campbell County in round one of the Sweet 16 at 8pm next Wednesday.  

Clay County won the boys 13th Region championship Monday night and will take on Covington Catholic in the final opening round game of the state tournament next Thursday at 8:00pm.

The Girls Sweet 16 State Tournament begins today at Diddle Arena in Bowling Green.  

Today's games will be at 1:00pm Eastern Ashland Blazer against Henderson County, at 2:30pm today Danville will play 15th Region Champion, the Shelby Valley Lady Wildcats.

Tonight at 6:30, it's Butler and Newport Central Catholic and at 8:00pm Lafayette takes on Glasgow.

14th Region champ, Perry County Central will play Marshall County tomorrow at 1:00pm.

13th Region Champ, the Corbin Lady Redhounds will take on George Rogers Clark out of Winchester Thursday at 2:30pm.  

You can hear all 15 games of the Girls Sweet 16 State Tournament starting this afternoon, live on AM 920 WTCW.

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Congratulations to the Letcher Middle School Lady Eagles as they won the County A team Volleyball Tournament last night.  

2nd place went to Fleming-Neon, Cowan was 3rd and Whitesburg came in 4th.

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The Reds lost again in Spring Training Cactus League play yesterday.   They lost to the SF Giants 8-5.

The next game will be today at 4:05 against the Rockies.  

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Letcher County Central Cougar Baseball begins the 2014 season this Monday March 17th!

The Cougars will take on Leslie County in the opener in a home game with first pitch at 6:00pm.

All LCC students will get in FREE on opening day and be sure to wear BLUE!!

The Jenkins Boys open their season Tuesday March 18th at home against Phelps.

The LCC Girls Softball opens March 31st at South Floyd.

The Jenkins Girls Softball will open Monday March 17th at Hazard.

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The SEC Tournament begins today in Atlanta and the winner of the LSU-Alabama game on Thursday will play #2 seed Kentucky Friday night at 7:00pm.

Pre-Game begins at 5:30pm Friday here on the Bulldog.  

 

Tuesday March 11, 2014

The boys 14th Region basketball tournament championship game is now set.   Hazard will battle Knott County Central tonight at 7:00pm at Perry County Central.   

The two teams played each other in two close games this year with each winning once.  

In last night's semi-finals Knott County Central beat Breathitt County 56-52 and Hazard beat Wolfe County 93-71.

Clay County won the boys 13th Region championship last night beating Corbin 68-54.  

The boys 15th Region championship game is tonight as Johnson Central takes on Shelby Valley at 8:00pm at the Expo Center.  

The Boys Sweet 16 will be next week, March 19-23 at Rupp Arena and all games can be heard live on AM 920 WTCW.

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The Girls Sweet 16 State Tournament begins this Wednesday at Diddle Arena in Bowling Green.  

14th Region champ, Perry County Central will play Marshall County this Thursday at 1:00pm.

The Shelby Valley Lady Wildcats are 15th Region champions and will play Danville in the Sweet 16 Wednesday afternoon at 2:30pm.

13th Region Champ, the Corbin Lady Redhounds will take on George Rogers Clark out of Winchester in the Sweet 16 opening round Thursday at 2:30pm.  

You can hear all 15 games of the Girls Sweet 16 State Tournament starting this Wednesday, live on AM 920 WTCW.

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The Reds have now lost 8 games in their last 9 in Spring Training.   

They will next play the SF Giants this afternoon with first pitch at 4:05.  

Pre-Game begins at 3:50 on AM 920 WTCW.  

The Reds season opener is March 31st against the St. Louis Cardinals.

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The SEC Tournament begins Wednesday in Atlanta and the winner of the LSU-Alabama game on Thursday will play #2 seed Kentucky Friday night at 7:00pm.

Pre-Game begins at 5:30pm Friday here on the Bulldog.  

The semi-finals will be Saturday and championship game on Sunday.   

This Sunday is selection Sunday for the NCAA Tournament.

Friday March 7, 2014

The Boys 14th Region Basketball Tournament continued Thursday night at Perry County Central.

Last night's two games were Hazard over Cordia 70-65 and Wolfe County beat Powell County 57-46.

The Boys 14th Region semi-finals on Monday at Perry Central are now set.

In game 1 at 6:30 Monday Breathitt County will play Knott County Central and in game 2 at 8:15 Monday Hazard takes on Wolfe County.  

The Boys championship game will be Tuesday at 7:00pm.

The Boys Sweet 16 State Tournament will be March 19th-23rd at Rupp Arena in Lexington.

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The Girls 14th Region Tournament semi-finals will be tonight at Leslie County.

Game 1 at 6:30 this evening, Leslie County will take on Powell County and then game 2, around 8:15, will be Perry County Central battling Breathitt County.

The Girls championship game will be Saturday night at 7.

The Girls Sweet 16 State Tournament will be next week, March 12th through the 16th in Bowling Green at Diddle Arena.

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The Reds have now lost 4 in a row in Spring Training games.  

They will have split squad games today in Arizona.  

They will play the White Sox at 3:05 and the Mariners at 3:05.
 
You can hear the Reds-White Sox game this afternoon on AM 920 WTCW.  Pre-Game begins at 2:50.

The Reds season begins March 31st at home in a 3 game series against the St. Louis Cardinals.

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Locally, the high school baseball and softball seasons begin soon.

The LCC Boys open March 17th at home against Leslie County.

The Jenkins Boys open March 18th at home against Phelps.

The LCC Girls open March 31st at South Floyd

The Jenkins Girls open March 17th at Hazard.

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It's the final game of the regular season this Saturday as the #25 UK Wildcats will travel to Gainsville to play the #1 Florida Gators.

Pre-Game is at 10:30am tomorrow morning with tip off at 12noon here on 103.9 The Bulldog.  

The SEC Tournament begins Wednesday of next week in Atlanta.

The Cats are the #2 seed overall and will play the winner of the LSU- Vandy game on Friday.

Monday March 10, 2014

 

Congratulations to the Perry County Central Lady Commodores and Coach Randy Napier.  They won a very good Girls 2014 14th Region Tournament after beating Powell County 59-54 Saturday night in the championship game at Leslie County.   

Perry Central will play a team yet to be determined from Region 1 this Thursday March 13th at 1:00pm in the Girls Sweet 16 State Tournament at Diddle Arena in Bowling Green.

The Shelby Valley Lady Wildcats are 15th Region champions and will return to the state tournament for the 2nd year in a row after being Johnson Central 39-30 in the Region championship game Saturday night.

Shelby Valley will play Danville in the Sweet 16 Wednesday afternoon at 2:30pm.

The Corbin Lady Redhounds are the 13th Region Champs, beating Harlan Independent 59-40 in the championship game Sunday.  

Corbin will take on George Rogers Clark out of Winchester in the Sweet 16 opening round Thursday at 2:30pm.  

You can hear all 15 games of the Girls Sweet 16 State Tournament starting this Wednesday, live on AM 920 WTCW- The Mountains' All Sports Station.

The Boys 14th Region Semi-finals will get underway tonight at the John C. Combs Arena at Perry County Central.

In game 1 tonight at 6:30pm  Breathitt County will take on Knott County Central and at 8:00pm it's Hazard against Wolfe County.

The Boys Championship game will be Tuesday at 7:00pm at Perry Central.

The Boys Sweet 16 State Tournament begins March 19th at Rupp Arena in Lexington.

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The UK Women fell one point shy of an SEC Tournament Championship yesterday losing to Tennessee in the Title Game 71-70.  

It was their fourth SEC Tournament Championship game in the last 5 years.  

The UK Wildcat Men, 22-9 and 12-6 in the SEC, lost to #1 Florida Saturday on the road 85-64.

The Cats will begin play later this week in the SEC Tournament in Catlanta.  

The tourney begins Wednesday but the Cats, as the #2 seed, won't play until Friday at 7:00pm in the quarterfinals, when they play the winner of the LSU-Alabama game.  Pre-Game will begin at 5:30pm Friday night here on the Bulldog.

We'll have the Coach Cal Show, Big Blue Weekly and Matthew Mitchell Show all tonight on the Bulldog, starting at 6:00pm.

 

Thursday March 6, 2014

 

The Boys 14th Region Basketball Tournament got underway last night at the John C. Combs Arena at Perry County Central.  

In game one Breathitt County beat Estill County 77-51 and in game two Knott County Central came from 9 down with 4:30 to go in the game to beat Perry County Central 56-51.

Breathitt County will now play Knott County Central in the Region semi-finals on Monday at 6:30pm.

Tonight's two games will be Cordia battling Hazard at 6:30pm followed by Powell County taking on Wolfe County at 8:15.

The boys semi-finals are Monday and championship game Tuesday , all at Perry County Central.  

The Boys State Tournament in Lexington begins March 19th.

The 14th Region Girls semi-finals will be Friday at Leslie County.

At 6:30pm Powell County plays Leslie County with Perry County Central facing Breathitt County around 8:15.

The championship game will be Saturday at 7.

The Girls Sweet 16 in Bowling Green begins this Wednesday March 12th.  

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The Reds have now lost 3 games in a row at Spring Training.   

The lost to the LA Dodgers last night 10-3.

Their overall record is 3-5 and play continues today in Arizona as the Reds face the San Francisco Giants at 3:05pm this afternoon.  

Pre-Game begins at 2:50pm on All Sports AM 920 WTCW.

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It's the final game of the regular season this Saturday at the #25 UK Wildcats will travel to Gainsville to play the #1 Florida Gators.

Pre-Game is at 10:30am Saturday morning with tip off at 12noon here on 103.9 The Bulldog.  

The SEC Tournament begins Wednesday of next week in Atlanta.