SPORTS

Friday November 1, 2013

 The Hazard Lady Bulldogs are the 14th Region Volleyball champions.  

They beat Leslie County in the Championship Game at Powell County High School in Stanton last night.

The final score was 3-1.

Hazard is the first team besides Letcher County Central to win the Region since 2005.

Best of luck to Hazard in the Volleyball State Tournament.

They will play Oldham County on November 8th at 11:00am.

The State Volleyball Tournament will be held at Valley High School in Louisville.

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The Letcher County Central Cougar football team will wrap up the regular season at home tonight with a big game against the Breathitt County Bobcats.

The Cougars are 4-5 on the season and Breathitt County is 5-4 and winners of 4 in a row.  

It will also be senior night for LCC football and an emotional night for LCC Coach Mike Holcomb as he welcomes his former school and former players to Cougar Field.  

Kick off is set for 7:30pm.  We'll bring you the game on the Bulldog with the Appalachian Wireless Cougar Countdown Pre Game Show starting at 6:45pm.

Senior Night activities for the 14 young men will begin around 6:30pm this evening so all fans need to be there early.

Jenkins will be home tonight taking on Betsy Layne at 7:30pm.

Also a lot of eyes will be on the huge matchup tonight of Johnson Central at Belfry.  

Both teams come in at 9-0 and it should be a fantastic ballgame.

Also tonight Harlan County is at Bell County.

Pike County Central is at Perry County Central and Whitley County is at Boyle County in the final week of high school football before the playoffs.

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The Letcher County Central Cross Country Boys and Girls will compete in the KHSAA Class 2A Region 7 Cross Country Meet at Fairview High School in Ashland tomorrow(Saturday).  

The Lady Cougars will run at 12:00 noon and the Cougar Boys will run at 12:40pm.

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The UK Men's Basketball Team will have an exhibition game tonight against Kentucky's Transylvania University at Rupp Arena in Lexington.

Tipoff time is 7:00pm.

The Cats will also have an exhibition game against Montevallo this Monday at 7;00pm.

The open the season against UNC Ashville next Friday November 8th in Lexington.  

The UK Football Cats will have homecoming this Saturday as they take on Alabama State at Commonwealth Stadium.  

Kickoff is 7:30 with pre game at 6:00pm on the Bulldog.