SPORTS

Thursday December 26, 2013

The 4-5 Letcher County Central Cougar boys will next play in the Pikeville Invitational Tournament this today, Friday and Saturday.

The Jenkins Cavalier Boys will next play today, Friday and Saturday in the Mountain Schoolboy Classic at Belfry.

The 4-3 Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will play this Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the Beech Holiday Tournament in Beech, TN near Nashville.  

The 7-2 Jenkins Lady Cavaliers will next face J.I. Burton, VA at home tomorrow(Friday) at 6:00pm.  

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The UK Wildcats big in state match up with the Louisville Cardinalds will be this Saturday at Rupp Arena in Lexington.

The Cats and Cards will tipoff at 4:00pm with pregame at 2:30pm here on the Bulldog.

Monday December 23, 2013

The Letcher County Central Cougar Boys played 3 games in the Smokey Mountain Classic  in Gatlinburg, TN Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

The Cougars lost to Carter County TN on Thursday in a shootout 110-88,  they lost to East Ridge, TN on Friday in a close one 59-57 and lost to Corbin on Saturday 63-56.

The 4-5 Cougars will next play in the Pikeville Invitational Tournament this Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

The Jenkins Cavalier Boys beat Phelps at home Friday night 83-68 to pick up their 2nd win on the season. 

The Cavaliers will next play this coming Thursday, Friday and Saturday in the Mountain Schoolboy Classic at Belfry.

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars lost a big 14th Region matchup on the road in Jackson against Breathitt County Friday night 63-57.

The Lady Cougars are 4-3 and will play this Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the Beech Holiday Tournament in Beech, TN near Nashville.  

The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers beat Ooltewah, TN 90-69 and lost to Station Camp, TN 73-60 in the Smokey Mountain Classic in Gatlinburg over the weekend. 

The 7-2 Lady Cavaliers will next face J.I. Burton, VA this Friday at 6:00pm.  

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The #19 UK Widcats moved to 9-3 overall after beating Belmost 93-80 on Saturday at Rupp Arena in Lexington.  

The Cats are off all week until Saturday when they will take on the Louisville Cardinals at Rupp Arena in Lexington. 

The Cats and Cards will tipoff at 4:00pm with pregame at 2:30pm here on the Bulldog.

The #5 UK Women lost their first game of the year yesterday, playing before the crowd at Rupp Arena, they were beaten by #2 Duke 69-61.

They next play Saturday at home against Grambling State.

Tonight on the Bulldog, we'll have the weekly Coach Cal Radio Show at 6:00pm followed by Neil Price and the Big Blue Weekly at 7.

 

Thursday December 19, 2013

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars got a nice 14th Region road win at Leslie County last night.  

LCC won by 11, 53-42, to improve to 4-2 overall.  

They were led in scoring by Cheyenne Stidham with 28.  

Kelli Quillen added 9 and Courtney Brock had  7.   

The Lady Cougars will play their 3rd straight road game at Breathitt County Friday night with tipoff at 8:00pm.

Also last night in girls mountain basketball:

Breathitt County over Wolfe County 99-75, June Buchanan beat South Floyd 58-45 and Owsley County won over Cordia 50-31.

The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers will begin play today in the Smokey Mountain Classic in Gatlinburg.  

They will play games today, Friday and Saturday.

In Boys high school basketball last night:

Wolfe County outlasted Leslie County 91-89 in double overtime and Morgan County beat Elliot County 49-46.

The Letcher County Central Cougar Boys will begin play today in the Smokey Mountain Classic in Gatlinburg.   

They will take on Carter County, TN at Gatlinburg-Pittman HS today at 2:30pm.  

The Cougars will also play games Friday and Saturday in the Smokey Mountain Classic.

The next game for the Jenkins Cavalier Boys will be Friday as they take on Phelps at home.  

Tip off is at 7:30pm.

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The LCC Cougar wrestling team will take part in the Bobby Bates Classic at the UVA Wise Convocation Center this Friday/Saturday December 20-21.

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The 8-3 #19 ranked UK Wildcats are back in action Saturday when they host Belmont at Rupp Arena in Lexington.

Gametime is 12 Noon.

Pre game begins at 10:30am Saturday morning here on the Bulldog.

 

Friday December 20, 2013

Scores from last night in mountain boys basketball:

Powell County 79 Berea 65.
Lawrence County 80 Fairview 54.
Jackson City beat Eastside VA 53-51.
and Harlan over Pineville 53-52.

Several mountain teams are playing in tournaments this weekend.
Some of the bigger games include:

Perry Central against Shaker Heights Ohio at the King of The Bluegrass.
Clay County against Breathitt County at Leslie County.
Fort Knox at Leslie County.
Sheldon Clark at Knott County Central
Buckhorn at Hazard.
and Phelps will at Jenkins.  Tipoff is at 7:30pm.  

The Letcher County Central Cougar Boys will continue play today and Saturday in the Smokey Mountain Classic in Gatlinburg.  

In girls mountain basketball last night:

Station Camp, TN beat the Jenkins Lady Cavaliers 73-60 in the Smokey Mountain Classic at Gatlinburg.  

The Lady Cavaliers will continue play today and Saturday in that tournament.

Belfry beat Prestonsburg 43-40
and Johnson Central won over Northwest Whitfield, GA 60-57 also in the Smokey Mountain Classic.

Tonight in girls action, some of the bigger games will feature:

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars at Breathitt County.  

JV is at 6:30pm with varsity at 8:00pm.

Also tonight Harlan County plays Pikeville at Berea.
Clay County plays Betsy Layne at Danville.
Knott County Central battles Mingo Central, WVA at Belfry.

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The LCC Cougar wrestling team will take part in the Bobby Bates Classic at the UVA Wise Convocation Center in Wise, VA today and tomorrow.

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The 8-3 #19 ranked UK Wildcats will take on Belmont at Rupp Arena in Lexington tomorrow(Saturday).

Gametime is 12 Noon.

Pre game begins at 10:30am Saturday morning here on the Bulldog.

Wednesday December 18, 2013

 The Letcher County Central Cougar Boys are now 4-2 on the year and winners of 3 in a row after beating South Floyd on the road last night 75-59.

The Cougars will now head to Gatlinburg, Tennessee to play in the Smokey Mountain Classic this Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Also last night in boys action:

Belfry over Jenkins 68-46.   The Cavaliers next game will be at home against Phelps this Friday night.

Knott County Central beat Hazard 51-48
Betsy Layne 45 East Ridge 44
Buckhorn knocked off Breathitt County 75-52
Clay County 64 Harlan County 57
Johnson Central over Shelby Valley 65-62
Magoffin County 68 Paintsville 52
and Wolfe County over Jackson City 64-54

Tonight there's only game in the mountains and this is Leslie County at Wolfe County.

In girls high school basketball last night across the mountains:

Perry Central squeezed by Knott County Central 72-71.   The Lady Commodores are 5-0.
Harlan 59 North Laurel 54
Magoffin County Over Lawrence County 77-46
and Shelby Valley knocked off Allen Central 58-44.

Tonight in girls action:

The 3-2 Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will be on the road at 4-0 Leslie County.  JV at 6.  Varsity at 7:30.

June Buchanan is at South Floyd
Cordia at Owsley County
and Wolfe County is at Breathitt County

The 6-1 Jenkins Lady Cavaliers are playing Thursday, Friday and Saturday in the Smokey Mountain Classic in Gatlinburg.  

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The LCC Cougar wrestling team will take part in the Bobby Bates Classic at the UVA Wise Convocation Center this Friday/Saturday December 20-21.

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The 8-3 #19 ranked UK Wildcats will not play again until Saturday when they host Belmont at Rupp Arena in Lexington.

Gametime is 12 Noon with Pre game at 10:30am here on the Bulldog.