SPORTS

Local Sports Thursday February 16, 2017

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars knocked off Allen Central at home last night 71-48.  The Lady Cougars were led in scoring by Sophomore Emma Maggard with 26 points and 18 rebounds. Senior Destiny Hall added 22 points and 7 rebounds.  The LCC girls will wrap up their regular season Frdiay at home against Belfry.

The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers will also wrap up their regular season Friday at Betsy Layne.

Other girls scores across the mountains last night:

Lawrence County over Sheldon Clark 69-65
and Paintsville beat Belfry 46-42

Tonight's girls games include:
Owsley County at Clay County
Phelps at East Ridge
Perry County Central at Jackson County
Breathitt County at Johnson Central
Morgan County at Lee County
North Laurel at Leslie County
Hazard at Shelby Valley
Pike County Central at South Floyd
and Bell County at Whitley County

In last night's boys games
Buckhorn beat Oneida Baptist 88-73
Lawrence County over East Ridge 74-71
Menifee County beat Owsley County 77-54
and Pike County Central got by South Floyd 67-65

The Pike County Central Hawks will be at Letcher County Central tonight in the final LCC boys game of the regular season and we'll bring you all the action here on the Bulldog.  Tipoff is set for 7:30.  The AW pre-game show begins at 7. 

Tonight's boys schedule looks like this:

Clay County at Bell County
Lee County at Betsy Layne
Menifee County at Estill County
Red Bird is at Jenkins
Leslie County at Oneida Baptist
Pikeville at Paintsville
Allen Central is at Phelps
and Shelby Valley at Sheldon Clark

The boys and girls 53rd District Tournaments begin this Monday at Knott County Central. 
You can find brackets and info on both tournaments at our website 1039thebulldog.com 

The #13 will be on the road this Saturday in their next game to play at Georgia.  KY is 21-5 overall and 11-2 in the SEC.  Georgia is 16-11 pvera;; amd 6-7 in the SEC.  Tipoff is at 6pm with pre-game starting at 4:30 here on the Bulldog.