SPORTS

Friday December 19, 2014

GIRLS/BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL

Letcher County Central Lady Cougar Senior Cheyanne Stidham had a career night with 41 points as the Lady Cougars beat Breathitt County last night 73-39 in the 2nd game of the opening night of Whitesburg ARH Christmas Classic at LCC.  Courtney Brock added 11 as the LCC girls improve to 5-3 overall.  In game one last night Harlan County beat Jenkins by 19, 73-54.  Harlan County is 7-1, Jenkins falls to 3-4.   

Tonight in the Whitesburg ARH Christmas Classic, game one at 6:00pm will be Jenkins taking on Breathitt County.  Game 2 will be Letcher County Cental against Harlan County at 7:30pm.  We'll bring you the LCC-Harlan County game live here on the Bulldog.  Appalachian Wireless Pre-game will begin at 7 this evening.

The 2 ARH Christmas Classic games on Saturday will be Harlan County playing Breathitt County at 3:00pm with Jenkins and LCC girls at 4:30.

Also in girls action from the Smoky Mountain Classic in Gatlinburg last night:

Knott County Central 55
Signal Mountain, TN 47

Hazard 56
Sullivan North TN 36

Shelby Valley 72
Van Buren County, TN 61

and Summertown TN 52
June Buchanan 29


Last night in Boys HS Basketball:

Knott County Central beat Jenkins 85-57 for a district win.  Jenkins is 3-5 and will play at Phelps tonight at 7:30pm for varsity.

Other boys scores last night:

From the Gatlinburg-Pittman Invitational:

June Buchanan 75
Whitwell TN 67

also Breathitt County 73
Magoffin County 63

The 5-1 Letcher County Central Cougar boys basketball team will play today and Saturday in the Hyden Bank Christmas Tournament at Leslie County.  They will play Meade County at 4pm this afternoon  along with Leslie County at 12noon Saturday plus Red Bird Saturday at 3:00pm, with all games at Leslie County.  

UK BASKETBALL

The Kentucky Wildcats back in action tomorrow(Saturday) as part of the champions classic in Chicago where they will take on UCLA.  Gametime tomorrow is 3:30 with pre-game at 2 here on 103.9 The Bulldog.