SPORTS

Monday October 20, 2014

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL

The Letcher County Central Cougar Football team improved to 6-2 overall and 2-0 in the district as they edged Perry County Central in overtime 30-22 on the road Friday night in a game with a wild finish.  Hunter Hall, Zane Blair and Tanner Lucas were named the players of the game from 103.9 The Bulldog.  The Cougars will now face Whitley County this Friday at home for the district championship on Senior Night.

In other games Friday:

Hazard beat Jenkins 43-6.  Jenkins will be at Harlan for a district game on Friday.

Also:

Whitley County     34     at Harlan County     32     
Belfry     34     at Lawrence County     19     
Breathitt County     46     at Morgan County     22     
Shelby Valley     38     at Leslie County     35     


REGION SOCCER TOURNAMENTS

The Girls 14th Region Soccer Tournament begins tonight at Perry County Central with 2 games.

53rd District Champion, the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars take on Breathitt County at 6:00pm then Perry County Central plays Estill County at 8:00p.   The 2 winners play for the Girls Region Championship on Thursday at 6:00pm.

The 14th Region Boys Soccer Tournament begins Tuesday also at Perry County Central.   The two games will be Perry County Central against Powell County at 6:00pm with 53rd District Runner Up Letcher County Central playing Estill County at 8:00pm.  The Boys Soccer Region Championship game will be Thursday at 8:00pm.


53RD DISTRICT VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT

The 53rd District Volley Ball Tournament begins tonight at Letcher County Central HS gym.  

Letcher County Central will play June Buchanan at 6:00pm followed by Knott County Central and Jenkins at 7:00pm.  Tonight's two winners will meet Tuesday at 7:00pm at LCC in the 53rd District Volleyball championship game.

UK FOOTBALL

UK lost 41-3 to LSU on the road Saturday night.  The Cats will regroup and play #1 Mississippi State at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington this Saturday.   Kickoff is set for 3:30.  Pre-game begins at 2:00 pm on the Bulldog.  We'll bring you the Coach Mark Stoops Show with Tom Leach tonight at 6:00pm here on the Bulldog.


WHITESBURG LADY JACKETS B AND C TEAM COUNTY CHAMPIONS

The Whitesburg Lady Yellowjackets won the Letcher County B and C Team Girls Basketball Tournament held at Fleming-Neon this past Saturday.

The C team defeated Fleming-Neon 21 to 9 to win the C team championship. The Lady Jacket B team then beat the Fleming-Neon Lady Pirates 21-12 to win the B team championship. Congratulations to the Whitesburg Lady Jackets and head coach Marvin Boggs.

Friday October 17, 2014

SOCCER

The Letcher County Central Cougar boys soccer team came up short in the 53rd District Tournament championship game last night at LCC.  The Cougars lost to Perry County Central 4-1.  Congratulations to the Commodores on being 53rd District Champion in 2014.

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL

It's High School Football Friday night and the 5-2 Letcher County Central Cougars will be at 1-6 Perry County Central tonight for a big district matchup.  We'll bring you the action here on the Bulldog.  Kickoff at 7:30pm.  Pre-game begins at 6:45.

Also tonight Hazard is at Jenkins to face the Cavaliers in a district game.

Other big games include:

Bell County at Corbin
Whitley County at Harlan County
Belfry     at Lawrence County
Shelby Valley at Leslie County
Danville at Middlesboro
Sheldon Clark at Pike County Central    
Phelps at Pikeville
and Johnson Central at Rowan County  

VOLLEYBALL
      

In Volleyball,  the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars lost to Betsy Layne on the road last night 3-0 and finish the regular season at 19-11.

The Jenkins Lady Cavalier Volleyball team also lost their regular season finale at Shelby Valley 3-0.

The 53rd District Volleyball tournament begins next week for both Jenkins and LCC.  It will be played at Letcher County Central High School.

UK FOOTBALL

The 5-1 UK Wildcats are on the road this week to battle the LSU Tigers.  Game time Saturday night is at 7:30.  Pre-game begins at 6pm here on the Bulldog.

Wednesday October 15, 2014

SOCCER

The Boys and Girls 2014 53rd District Soccer Tournament championship games are now set.

Tonight at 7:00pm the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will play the Perry County Central Lady Commodores in the district championship game at 7:00pm at LCC.

Last night in the boys District tournament opening games, Letcher County Central beat Hazard 11-3 and Perry County Central beat Buckhorn, so the LCC Cougar boys will now play Perry County Central Thursday at 7:00pm for the district championship at LCC.

The boys district soccer tournament gets underway tonight at LCC with 2 games.  Game one at 6:00pm will be Perry County Central against Buckhorn with Letcher County Central taking on Hazard in game 2 at 8:00pm.   The 2 winners will meet for boys soccer district championship game Thursday at 7:00pm at LCC.

VOLLEYBALL

In Volleyball,  the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars Senior night game with Harlan last night was cancelled.  The Senior night ceremony will now take place this evening after the freshman game against Knott County Central.  

The Lady Cougars will wrap up the regular season at Betsy Layne Thursday at 7:30pm.

The Jenkins Lady Cavalier Volleyball team will next take on Knott County Central this evening in a doubleheader starting at 5:30pm.  They will wrap up the regular season Thursday at Shelby Valley at 6:00pm.

The 53rd District Volleyball tournament begins next week and will be played at Letcher County Central High School.

FOOTBALL

The 5-2 Letcher County Central Cougars football team will next play at Perry County Central this Friday in the 2nd district game of the season.  We'll bring you that game live here on the Bulldog.  Kickoff 7:30.  Pre-game 6:45.

We'll also have the LCC Cougar Coaches Show Thursday at 5:30pm from Pine Mountain Grill.

Jenkins will face Hazard this week in district play at home.  Kickoff is at 7:30.

The 5-1 UK Wildcats are on the road this week to battle the LSU Tigers.  Game time Saturday night is at 7:30.  Pre-game begins at 6pm here on the Bulldog.

Thursday October 16, 2014

SOCCER
Congratulations to Coach Betty Acevedo and the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars Soccer Team.

They avenged 2 regular season losses and beat Perry County Central 3-1 last night to win the 2014 53rd District Soccer Championship! 

The Lady Cougars have won the district championship 8 years in a row and now advance to the Region Tournament.
 
The Boys 53rd District Tournament Championship game will be played tonight at LCC as the Cougars take on Perry County Central.  Game time is 7:00pm at Cougar Field.

VOLLEYBALL
In Volleyball,  the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will wrap up the regular season at Betsy Layne tonight at 7:30pm.

The Jenkins Lady Cavalier Volleyball team will wrap up their regular season tonight at Shelby Valley at 6:00pm.

The 53rd District Volleyball tournament begins next week and will be played at Letcher County Central High School.

FOOTBALL
It's Cougar Football Friday night as  5-2 LCC plays at Perry County Central in a district game.   We'll bring you the game live here on the Bulldog.  Kickoff 7:30.  Pre-game 6:45.

We'll also take a look back at the big Harlan County win last Friday and talk about the matchup with Perry Central with Mike Holcomb on the LCC Cougar Coaches Show this afternoon at 5:30pm from Pine Mountain Grill.

Jenkins Cavalier football Friday night will have the Cavs facing azard in district play at home.  Kickoff is at 7:30.
 
The 5-1 UK Wildcats are on the road this week to battle the LSU Tigers.  Game time Saturday night is at 7:30.  Pre-game begins at 6pm here on the Bulldog.

Wednesday October 8, 2014

LCC Boys and Girls soccer teams played in a home doubleheader last night.  The LCC girls lost to Johnson Central 5-1 and the LCC boys shut out Buckhorn 10-0.

They will have another boys/girls doubleheader on the road at Paintsville this Thursday.  Girls at 6:00pm and boys at 8:00pm.  It wll be the last regular season game for the girls.  The boys will wrap up the regular season with a game at Whitley County Saturday morning at 11:00am.

The boys and girls 53rd District Soccer Tournament wlil be at Letcher County Central this year and it starts this Monday October 13.

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougar Volleyball ended a 6 game winning streak last night losing at home to Johnson Central 3-1.  The Lady Cougars play Thursday at Pikeville starting at 7:00pm.

Jenkins Lady Cavalier Volleyball will play next at South Floyd Thursday at  6:00pm.

The 4-2 Letcher County Central Cougars football team will be back in action this Friday at home to begin district play against Harlan County in the Friends of Coal Bowl.  Pre-game begins at 6:45pm Friday with kick off at 7:30.

The LCC Cougar Coaches Show with Mike Holcomb from Pine Mountain Grill will return tomorrow, Thursday, at 5:30pm.

The Jenkins Cavaliers will be home this Friday to begin district play in Class A as they take on Pineville.  Game time is 7:30pm.

The 4-1 UK Wildcats be home to face Louisiana Monroe or ULM this Saturdayat Commonwealth Stadum in Lexington.  KIckoff is at 12 noon.  Pre-game starts at 10:30am Saturday morning here on 103.9 The Bulldog!