SPORTS

Wednesday December 17, 2014

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL

The Jenkins Cavaliers & Lady Cavaliers lost close games in a double header at J.I. Burton in Norton, VA last night.   

The Lady Cavaliers lost to J.I. Burton 74-71 and the Cavalier boys lost 71-67.

Also in girls high school scores from Tuesday:

Breathitt County 69
Buckhorn 58

and Prestonsburg 78
South Floyd 48

In boys action last night:

Knott County Central 65
Hazard 46

Buckhorn 74
Breathitt County 62

Clay County 70
Harlan County 61

Harlan 61
Oneida Baptist 53

Johnson Central 60
Shelby Valley 54

Sheldon Clark 60
Pikeville 52

and Wolfe County 61
Jackson City 59

The Jenkins Cavalier boys will play Knott County Central at home in a district game tomorrow(Thursday).

The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers will play 3 games in 3 days this Thursday, Friday and Saturday at LCC in the Whitesbug ARH Christmas Classic.  They play Harlan County first on Thursday at 6:00pm.  

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars are hosting the Whitesburg ARH Christmas Classic Thursday, Friday and Saturday with Harlan County, Breathitt County and Jenkins.

The LCC girls first game of the classic will be against Breathitt County Thursday at 7:30.  We'll broadcast that game live here on the Bulldog with Appalachian Wireless Pre-game starting at 7.

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.