SPORTS

Friday November 7, 2014

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS

The opening round of the KHSAA High School Football Playoffs begin tonight across the mountains and the state:

Mountain teams in action tonight include in

CLASS A
Pineville at Campbellsville     -     7:30 PM Class
Berea at Harlan     -     7:30 PM
Lynn Camp     -     at Hazard     -     7:30 PM
Allen Central     -     at Paintsville     -7:30 PM
Nicholas County     -     at Pikeville - 7:30 PM
Phelps     -     at Raceland     -     6:00 PM
Fairview     -     at South Floyd -     7:30 PM
Jenkins     -     at Williamsburg -     7:30 PM

CLASS 2A
Betsy Layne     -     at Danville -     7:30 PM
Leslie County     -at Lexington Christian-     7:30 PM
Middlesboro -     at Prestonsburg -     7:30 PM
Somerset     -     at Shelby Valley - 7:30 PM

CLASS 3A
Jackson County -     at Belfry     -     7:30 PM
Henry County -     at Bell County - 7:30PM
Pike County Central -at Breathitt County         7:30 PM
LaRue County -     at Corbin     -     7:30 PM
Morgan County -     at Lawrence County     -     7:30 PM
Sheldon Clark     -     at Magoffin County     -     

CLASS 4A
Harrison County - at Johnson Central -     7:30 PM
Taylor County -     at Knox Central     -     7:30 PM
Clay County     -     at Lexington Catholic     -     7:30 PM

CLASS 5A
Harlan County     -     at Pulaski County     -     7:30 PM
Perry County Central -     at Southwestern     -     7:30 PM
North Laurel     -     at Whitley County     -     7:30 PM
Madison Southern     -     at Letcher County Central     -     7:30 PM


The 8-2 CLASS 5A District 8 #1 seed Letcher County Central Cougar Football team will battle DIstrict 7 #4 seed, the
6-4 Madison Southern Eagles, led by highly recruited star running back back, Damien Harris in the opening round of the playoffs tonight at LCC.  Kickoff is 7:30. AW Cougar Countdown Pregame on the Bulldog begins at 6:45.

For Letcher County Central fans, all reserved season ticket holders seats will be honored, as well as their parking pass, but LCC season ticket holders will have to pay the $5.00 game admission price for a KHSAA post-season ticket.

LCC VOLLEYBALL IN STATE TOURNAMENT

The 14th Region Volleyball champion, the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will play today in the state volleyball tournament as they take on McCracken County from Region 1 this morning at 11am at Valley High School in Louisville.  The State Volleyball Tournament runs through Sunday.

LCC CROSS COUNTRY BOYS AND GIRLS AT STATE MEET

Letcher County Central Boys and Girls Cross Country Teams will compete this Saturday in the State Cross Country Meet  at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington..  The girls are Region champions, finishing 1st overall and the boys finished 2nd overall at Owsley County this past Saturday.

UK FOOTBALL

The 5-4 UK Wildcats football team will be back home this Saturday to face the Georgia Bulldogs at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington in the final home game of 2014.   Kickoff is 12 noon with pre-game at 10:30am here on the Bulldog.

UK BASKETBALL

The UK Basketball team will play Georgetown College of KY this Sunday at 7:00pm in the 2nd exhibition game of the year before opening the regular season on Nov 14th against Grand Canyon in the Cawood Ledford Classic in Lexington.