SPORTS

Local Sports Friday February 24, 2017

In girls district championship games last night:

In the 54th it was Perry County Central beating Leslie County 66-45

In the 55th Breathitt County knocked off Wolfe County 66-40

and in the 56th it was Owsley County edging Estill County 49-47.

The boys and girls 53rd district championship games will be played tonight at Knott County Central's Morton Combs Athletic Complex.

In game 1, the girls championship game, at 6pm, the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will take on Knott County Central.  In game 2, the boys championship game around 8pm, the Letcher County Central Cougars will face Knott County Central.  We'll bring you both 53rd district championship games tonight live here on the Bulldog with the Appalachian Wireless Pre-game show starting at 5:30.

Also tonight Perry County Central plays Buckhorn at PCC in the boys 54th district championship game,  in the 55th boys championship game Breathitt County will face Wolfe County and the boys 56th district championship game will be Powell County against Estill County. 

The 14th Region Tournaments will begin next week with the girls tournament at Memorial Gym in Hazard and for the boys at the Woods Colisueum, Breathitt County HS at Jackson.

The No. 11 Kentucky Wildcats will take on No. 13 Florida in Lexington tomorrow in a big rematch. game.  Florida beat KY 88-66 on Feb 4th in Gainsville. 

KY and Florida will tip off at 2pm tomorrow afternoon here on the Bulldog with pre-game starting at 12:30.