Monday was the official start to the high school basketball 2018-2019 season.
In local girls action, Perry County Central got by Jenkins 77-60
Clay County over Harlan 81-57
June Buchanan 69 Piarist School 29
Oneida Baptist beat Cordia 64-23
Wolfe County 73 Buckhorn 26
and Pike County Central over Morgan County 60-25
One boys score from the mountains last night Harlan got by Bell County 68-65.
The Letcher County Central boys will begin year two under Coach Winston Lee tonight when they play at Harlan County.
The Jenkins boys also get their season underway tonight under Coach Corey Hairston when they face Betsy Layne at home.
The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars begin the new season and second year under Coach Keith Baker with a home district game against Cordia Wednesday night.
The Jenkins Girls next game will be at Shelby Valley on Friday night.