SPORTS

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.

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.

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.

 

Thursday February 27, 2014

 

The 53rd District Boys and Girls Basketball Tournament Championship Games are now set.   

The last 2 semi-final games were played Wednesday night at Knott County Central.  

In game 1, the #1 boys seed Knott County Central beat June Buchanan 86-38, Cameron Justice had 28, and in game 2, the #1 girls seed, the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars overcame a sluggish game to squeeze by June Buchanan 46-44.  

The Lady Cougars were led by Sara Baker with 5-3's and 15 points.  

There are no games tonight in the 53rd District Tournament but the Girls championship game will be Friday at 7 as Letcher County Central takes on Knott County Central.   

The Boys district championship game will be Knott County Central against Cordia and will tip off at 7 on Saturday night.

Both championship games will be held in Hindman at Knott County Central.

The 14th Region Tournaments will be held next week with the Boys at Perry County Central and the Girls at Leslie County.

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The Cincinnati Reds won their Cactus League spring training season opener yesterday in Goodyear, Arizona 8-3 over the Cleveland Indians.  

The Reds and Indians will play again this afternoon at 3:05 eastern.  

Pregame begins at 2:50 today on your home for Reds Baseball in 2014, AM 920 WTCW.

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It's UK Wildcat basketball tonight on 103.9 The Bulldog.  The Cats will be home to play the Arkansas Razorbacks.

Tip off tonight is at 7 with Pre-Game at 5:30.

We'll bring you the game here on the Bulldog.