SPORTS

Monday November 3, 2014

LCMS FOOTBALL STATE CHAMPIONSHIP

The Region 3 Division 3 champion, Letcher County Central Middle School Cougars football team beat Caldwell County 30-0 in the state semi-finals Saturday afternoon at Lexington Catholic.  The Cougars then advanced to the Division 3 state championship game where they took on Christian Academy of Louisville Sunday at Bryan Station High School in Lexington.  The LCMS Cougars lost to CAL 40-14.  Congrats to the coaching staff and the Cougars on being Division 3 State Runner Up!  

Other mountain teams did well in the middle school state tournament:
Belfry won division II
Corbin won division 1 and
Johnson County won the 7th grade division.


LCC LADY COUGARS IN THE VOLLEYBALL STATE TOURNAMENT

The 14th Region Volleyball champion, the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will play in the state volleyball tournament against McCracken County from Region 1 this Friday November 7th at 11am at Valley High School in Louisville.  


LCC & MOUNTAIN FOOTBALL

The Letcher County Central Cougar Football team went to Jackson Friday night and wrapped up the regular season with a 49-20 win over Breathitt County.   The Cougars only led 28-20 at halftime but great defense and the running of Jaylyn Williams pushed them to victory.  Williams finished with almost 170 yards rushing and 4 TD's.  Zane Blair had 3 TD's for the Cougars, 2 on the ground and 1 on a pass to Tanner Lucas.  LCC finishes the regular season at 8-2 with 6 wins in a row. The Cougars will now openthe post season with a home playoff game against Madison Southern this Friday November 7.  Kickoff is 7:30. Pregame on the Bulldog begins at 6:45.

The Jenkins Cavaliers will play at Williamsburg this Friday in the first round of the Class A playoffs.

Also Friday

Johnson Central beat Belfry 35-0
Corbin over Knox Central 20-6
Pike Central beat Perry Central 40-18
Shelby Valley 22 Fleming County 13
and Pikeville beat Russell 35-7

UK FOOTBALL & BASKETBALL

After losing on the road to Missouri 20-10 Saturday, the 5-4 UK Wildcats football team will be back home this Saturday to face the Georgia Bulldog at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington.   Gametime is 12 noon with pre-game at 10:30am here on the Bulldog.

We'll have the UK Coach Mark Stoops Show tonight at 6:00pm on 103.9 The Bulldog.

The UK Basketball team beat UPike 116-68 last night in the first of 2 exhibiiton games at Rupp Arena.  The Cats will play Georgetown COllege of KY this SUnday at 7:00pm before beginning the regular season on Nov 14th against Grand Canyon in the Cawood Ledford CLassic in Lexington.