SPORTS

Tuesday December 16, 2014

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars are now 3-3 after losing to Leslie County at home last night 57-50.  Leslie County is unbeaten at 6-0.  The Lady Cougars were led in scoring by Cheyenne Stidham with 16 and Courtney Brock had 14.  Katie Moore had 24 for Leslie County.  Up next for the LCC girls will be hosting the ARH Christmas Tournament at LCC Thursday, Friday and Saturday with Harlan County, Jenkins and Breathitt County.  They will open with Breathitt County Thursday at 7:30.  We'll have the game on the Bulldog with Appalachian Wireless Pre-game starting at 7.

Other girl scores from Monday:

Buckhorn 60
Lee County 30

Harlan 63
South Laurel 45

Jackson City 72
Wolfe County 47

Knott County Central 63
June Buchanan 32

Perry County Central 58
Hazard 41

and Shelby Valley 77
Johnson Central 72 in Double OT

BOYS HIGH SCHOOOL BASKETBALL

Boys scores from last night:

Buckhorn 97
Lee County 50

Leslie County 75
Owsley County 36

and Madison Southern 54
Powell County 53

Tonight the Jenkins Boys & Girls will play a doubleheader at J.I Burton in Norton, VA.   Game times are 6 and 7:30

The 5-1 Letcher County Central Cougar boys basketball team will play this Friday and Saturday in the Hyden Bank Christmas Tournament at Leslie County.  They will play Meade County on Friday along with Red Bird and Leslie County on Saturday.  

UK BASKETBALL

The #1 and 11-0 Kentucky Wildcats are off this week and won't play again until this Saturday when they take on UCLA in Chicago.  Game time Saturday is 3:30 with pre-game at 2 on 103.9 The Bulldog.