SPORTS

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.

 

Wednesday March 5, 2014

The 2013-2014 season ended yesterday for the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars as they lost to the Leslie County Lady Eagles in the girls 14th Region Tournament held at Leslie County.    

The Lady Cougars finish at 21-8 and were led by Cheyenne Stidham with 16.  

Senior Kelli Quillen playing in her final game at LCC had a double double of 10 points and 10 rebounds.  

Leslie County All Region player Katie Moore had 31 points including 13 of 14 free throws.  She also had 15 rebounds.  

Leslie County advances to the semi-finals to play Powell County, who beat Jackson City 88-64 in the first game of the day.

The two games last night in the girls region tournament saw Perry County Central knock out Knott County Central 71-36 and Breathitt County beat Lee County 74-53.

The girls Region semi-finals will be Friday with Powell playing Leslie County at 6:30, followed by Perrry County Central and Breathitt County at 8:15.  

The championship game will be Saturday at 7:00pm.  All games at Leslie County High School in Hyden.

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The Boys 14th Region Tournament begins tonight at Perry County Central.  

There will be  2 opening round games tonight and 2 on Thursday.

Tonight at 6:30pm, Breathitt County plays Estill County and at 8:15 Knott County Central battles Perry County Central.
Thursday night at 6:30pm it's Hazard and Cordia followed by Powell County against Wolfe County at 8:15.  
The boys 14th Region Tournament semi-finals will be Monday and the championship game on Tuesday all at Perry County Central.

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The Cincinnati Reds are now 3-4 in spring training games after losing to the Royals on Tuesday afternoon 9-5.

The Reds will now play the Dodgers tonight at 9:05pm.   Pregame begins at 8:50 this evening on AM 920 WTCW.  

The Reds regular season schedule begins March 31st against the St. Louis Cardinals at Great American Ball Park.  

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The UK Wildcats snapped a 2 game losing streak and beat Alabama last night 55-48 on Senior Night at Rupp Arena.  

The 2 Seniors are Jared Polson and Jon Hood.  

The 25th ranked Cats are now  22-8 overall and 12-5 in SEC play.  

With the win they become the 2nd seed in the SEC Tournament that begins March 12th in Atlanta.

UK will wrap up the regular season with a road trip to play the Florida Gators this Saturday.

Tip off is at 12 noon.  Pre-Game 10:30 Saturday morning here on the Bulldog.

Monday March 3, 2014

The boys and girls 53rd District Championship games went down to the wire Friday and Saturday at Knott County Central.

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars won the Girls district championship game Friday night 61-58 over Knott County Central.

The Lady Cougars withstood a furious comeback by the Lady Patriots to win a 3rd straight district championship.

In the boys championship game Saturday, the Knott County Central Patriots beat the Cordia Lions 62-60.  

Knott Central came back from 18 down to get the win and claim their 5th straight district championship.

The Boys and Girls 14th Region tournaments get underway this week.

The Girls opening round games will be Monday and Tuesday, semi-finals on Friday and championship game on Saturday, all at Leslie County High School in Hyden.

Tonight's two girls games will be Powell County and Jackson City at 6:30pm, followed by Letcher County Central against Leslie County, in maybe the toughest first round game, starting at 8:15.  

Weather permitting, we'll bring you the LCC-Leslie County game live here on the Bulldog with pre-game this evening around 7:45.

Tuesday night in the girls tournament at 6:30pm Perry County Central plays Knott County Central and Breathitt County takes on Lee County around 8:15.

The Boys 14th Region Tournament begins with opening round games Wednesday and Thursday, semi-finals Monday and championship next Tuesday all at Perry County Central.

Wednesday at 6:30pm, Breathitt County plays Estill County and at 8:15 Knott County Central battles Perry County Central.

Thursday night at 6:30pm it's Hazard and Cordia followed by Powell County against Wolfe County at 8:15.  

You can find the 13th, 14th and 15th Region Boys and Girls Tournament brackets on the local sports page of www.1039thebulldog.com

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The Cincinnati Reds are now 3-2 in Spring Training after picking up wins Saturday over the Rockies 3-2 and Sunday 15-4 over the Padres.  

They will play the Mariners this afternoon in Arizona.  

First pitch is at 3:05pm, pre-game at 2:50 on AM 920 WTCW.  

The Reds regular season schedule begins March 31st against the St. Louis Cardinals at Great American Ball Park.  

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The KY Wildcats lost to last place South Carolina on the road Saturday 72-67 to give them back to back losses and the Cats 3rd loss in 5 games.  

They are now 21-8 overall and 11-5 in SEC play.  

We'll have the Coach Cal Show with Tom Leach tonight at 6:00pm on the Bulldog, followed by Big Blue Weekly at 7.

The Cats have 2 game left in the regular season and will next play Alabama at Rupp Arena Tuesday night at 9:00pm.  

Pre-game begins at 7:30 here on the Bulldog.

 

Tuesday March 4, 2014

The Girls 14th Region Tournament games scheduled for last night were postponed due to the weather and all 4 opening round games will be played today at Leslie County High School in Hyden.

Game 1 this afternoon will be Powell County vs. Jackson City then Letcher County Central will battle Leslie County at 4:00pm.

We'll bring you the LCC-Leslie County game on 103.9 The Bulldog WXKQ with Pre-Game at 3:30pm.

The gym at the Nixon Center will then be cleared after the first two games and fans will have to pay to re-enter for the 2 evening games.

At 6:30 Perry County Central plays Knott County Central and then at 8:15 it's Breathitt County vs. Lee County.

The girls 14th Region Tournament semi-finals will be on Friday and championship game on Saturday, all at Leslie County High School in Hyden.

The Boys 14th Region Tournament begins with opening round games Wednesday and Thursday at Perry County Central.

Wednesday at 6:30pm, Breathitt County plays Estill County and at 8:15 Knott County Central battles Perry County Central.

Thursday night at 6:30pm it's Hazard and Cordia followed by Powell County against Wolfe County at 8:15.  

The boys 14th Region Tournament semi-finals will be Monday and the championship game on Tuesday all at Perry County Central.

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The Cincinnati Reds lost to the Seattle Mariners in Spring Training yesterday 6-5.

The Reds will play the Royals today in Cactus League play in Arizona.  

First pitch is at 3:05pm, pre-game at 2:50 on AM 920 WTCW.  

The Reds regular season schedule begins March 31st against the St. Louis Cardinals at Great American Ball Park.  

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The KY Wildcats are now ranked #25 in the latest poll and set at 21-8 overall and 11-5 in SEC play.  

The Cats have 2 game left in the regular season and will next play Alabama tonight at Rupp Arena.  

Tipoff is at 9:00pm tonight with Pre-Game at 7:30 here on the Bulldog.

Friday February 28, 2014

Girls District Tournament High School basketball scores from Thursday:

54th District Championship
Perry County Central 76 Leslie County 57

55th District Championship
Breathitt County 79 Jackson City 41

56th District Championship
Powell County 65  Lee County 43

Tonight at the Morton Combs Athletic Complex in Hindman, it's the Girls 53rd District Championship as the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will battle the Knott County Central Lady Patriots.

Tip off is set for 7:00pm and we'll bring you the game live here on the Bulldog and at www.1039thebulldog.com.  

Pre-Game begins at 6:30.

The Girls 14th Region Tournament begins Monday at Leslie County High School in Hyden.

Several Boys High School Basketball District Championship games will be held tonight:

The 54th District Championship will be Perry County Central taking on Hazard at Hazard.

The 55th District Championship game will be Wolfe County playing Breathitt County at Jackson.

Also the 56th District Championship game will be tonight as Estill County takes on Powell County at Lee County in Beattyville.

The Boys 53rd District Championship game will be Saturday night at 7 as Knott County Central battles Cordia at Knott Central.  

We'll bring you the game on The Bulldog with Pre-Game starting at 6:30.

The Boys 14th Region Tournament begins Wednesday of next week at Perry County Central.

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The Cincinnati Reds are now 1-1 in Spring Training games after losing to the Cleveland Indians on Thursday afternoon 12-2.  

The Reds and Indians will play again this afternoon in Goodyear, Arizona.   

First pitch is at 3:05.  

Pre-Game begins at 2:50pm on your home for Reds baseball in 2014, AM 920 WTCW.  

The Reds will play the Rockies at 3:05 Saturday and the Padres at 3:05 on Sunday.  

Catch both games this weekend on WTCW-AM 920.  

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After losing to Arkansas at  home in OT last night 71-67, the UK Wildcats are now 21-7 overall and 11-4 in the SEC.  

The Cats only have 3 regular season games left and will now play at South Carolina on Saturday.  

Tip off is set for 6:00pm.