LOCAL SPORTS

Local Sports 5-22-2015

 

H.S Softball

Thursday Scores

* The Magoffin Co. Lady Hornets defeated the Johnson Central Lady Eagles last night 2-0, to claim their 1st 57th District championship since 2004. Magoffin Co. pitcher and tournament MVP Laylee Burchell picked up the win, with a complete game shutout, only allowing 3 hits on the night, while striking out 6. Johnson Central pitcher Micailyn Pierce was equally impressive going the distance allowing 2 runs on 5 hits with 7 strikeouts. Both teams will advance to next week’s 15th Region Softball Tournament at StoneCrest in Prestonsburg.

All-Tournament Team:

PHS – Haylee Bowen, Anna Keaton
SCHS – Hope Lafferty, Carla Mullins
JCHS – Shelby Cantrell, Rachel Fairchild, Micailyn Pierce
MCHS – Leslee Howard, Jazzy Howard, Brooklyn Poe, Laylee Burchell (MVP)

* Lawrence Co Lady Bulldogs defeated Pike Co. Central Thursday evening 17-5 to claim their 1st 60th district softball championship.

UK Basketball

Seventh-year head coach John Calipari demands the gold standard in every aspect of the Kentucky men's basketball program. The Wildcats' 2015-16 schedule will once again meet that demand as Calipari announced a 13-game non-conference schedule on Thursday that features 10 games against teams who advanced to the postseason a season ago.

That list includes national champion Duke, UCLA, Ohio State, Kansas and the annual rivalry game with Louisville. The CATS will also face Arizona State, Albany, Wright State, Illinois State, NJIT, Boston, South Florida and EKU

UK's 2015 Southeastern Conference schedule will feature nine home games and nine away games, which will be announced at a later date. It's the fourth straight year the SEC will feature an 18-game schedule. Big Blue Madness, the Blue-White Scrimmage, exhibition contests, and complete game times and TV information will be released at a later date.

Local Sports 5-21-2015

 

H.S Baseball

Wednesday Scores

The Paintsville Tigers defeated the Johnson Central Golden Eagles last night 6-5, to claim their 1st 57th District championship since 2006. Taylor Miller got credited with the win for the Tigers and Matthew Miller the save. Paintsville had 6 runs on 8 hits, Johnson Central had 5 runs on 10 hits. Both teams will advance to next week’s 15th Region Baseball Tournament at StoneCrest in Prestonsburg.

Perry County Central 11 vs.Leslie County 6 54th District Championship
Jackson City 4 at Breathitt County 3 55th District Championship
Powell County 10 vs.Estill County 4 56th District Championship
Paintsville 6 vs.Johnson Central 5 57th District Championship
Prestonsburg 1 vs.Allen Central 0 58th District Championship
Pikeville 4 vs. East Ridge 2 59th District Championship
Lawrence County 7 vs.Belfry 0 60th District Championship
Rowan County 12 vs.Fleming County 8 61st District Championship
Greenup County 7 vs. Russell 6 63rd District Championship (8 inn)


H.S. Softball

Wednesday Scores

Wolfe County 8 at Jackson City 2 55th District Championship
Estill County 13 vs.Powell County 0 56th District Championship 5 innings
South Floyd 11 vs. Betsy Layne 5 58th District Championship
Fleming County 11 at Rowan County 6 61st District Championship
East Carter 11 vs. West Carter 0 62nd District Championship (5 innings)
Raceland 4 vs.Russell 2 63rd District Championship
Ashland Blazer 2 at Boyd County 0 64rd District Championship

Tonight’s Schedule

Leslie County - vs.Perry County Central
(at Buckhorn)
- 6:00 PM 54th District Championship
Johnson Central - vs.Magoffin County
(at Sheldon Clark)
- 7:00 PM 57th District Championship
Lawrence County - at Pike County Central - 7:00 PM 60th District Championship


*Game Live on WSIP 98.9 FM and www.wsipfm.com*

Cincinnati Reds

The Cincinnati Reds continued their losing streak last night with a 7-1 loss to the Kansas City Royals. The Reds have now lost five games in a row, a season high. Reds right-hander Jason Marquis (3-4) was pulled after 3 2/3 innings, yielding four runs, four hits, two sacrifice flies, two walks and a wild pitch.

The Reds will have Thursday off before starting a 3 game weekend series in Cleveland. Game time on Friday is 7:10 PM.



Local Sports 5-20-2015

 

H.S. Baseball

Tuesday Scores

Knott County Central 6 vs. Letcher Co Central 4 53rd District Championship - (9 inn)
Breathitt County 12 vs. Wolfe County 6 55th District
Estill County 21 vs.Owsley County 1 56th District 5 innings
Powell County 15 at Lee County 0 56th District 5 innings
Johnson Central 10 at Sheldon Clark 6 57th District
Paintsville 8 vs.Magoffin County 0 57th District
Allen Central 11 vs.Betsy Layne 1 58th District (5 innings)
Prestonsburg 6 at South Floyd 0 58th District
Belfry 7 at Pike County Central 1 60th District
East Carter 4 vs. West Carter 1 62nd District Championship
Boyd County 10 vs. Ashland Blazer 5 64th District Championship


Tonight’s Schedule

Perry County Central - vs.Leslie County
(at Buckhorn)
- 6:00 PM 54th District Championship
Jackson City - at Breathitt County - 7:30 PM 55th District Championship
Estill County - vs.Powell County
(at Lee County)
- 7:30 PM 56th District Championship
Johnson Central - vs.Paintsville
(at Sheldon Clark)
- 6:30 PM 57th District Championship
East Ridge - at Pikeville - 7:00 PM 59th District Championship
Lawrence County - vs.Belfry
(at Pike County Central)
- 7:00 PM 60th District Championship
Fleming County - vs.Rowan County
(at Bath County)
- 6:30 PM 61st District Championship
Russell - at Greenup County - 7:30 PM 63rd District Championship


H.S. Softball

Jenkins 4 vs.Knott County Central 0 53rd District Championship
Leslie County 15 at Buckhorn 0 54th District 4 innings
Perry County Central 6 vs.Hazard 5 54th District
Jackson City 12 vs. Breathitt County 1 55th District 6 innings
Estill County 11 vs.Owsley County 0 56th District 5 innings
Powell County 14 at Lee County 2 56th District 5 innings
Johnson Central 7 vs.Paintsville 0 57th District
Magoffin County 2 at Sheldon Clark 0 57th District
South Floyd 7 vs. Prestonsburg 6 58th District
East Ridge 4 at Pikeville 1 59th District Championship
Lawrence County 17 vs.Phelps 0 60th District
Pike County Central 10 vs. Belfry 4 60th District
Fleming County 8 vs.Bath County 2 61st District
Rowan County 13 vs. Menifee County 0 61st District 5 innings
Raceland 5 at Greenup County 3 63rd District
Russell 1 vs.Lewis County 0 63rd District

Tonight’s Schedule

Wolfe County - at Jackson City - 6:00 PM 55th District Championship
Estill County - vs Powell Co (at Lee Co) - 6:00 PM 56th District Championship
Betsy Layne - at South Floyd - 6:00 PM 58th District Championship
Fleming Co - at Rowan County - 6:00 PM 61st District Championship
West Carter - at East Carter - 6:00 PM 62nd District Championship
Russell - vs.Raceland   (at Greenup Co) - 5:30 PM 63rd District Championship
Ashland Blazer - at Boyd County - 6:00 PM 64rd District Championship

Cincinnati Reds

Kansas City Royals pitchers Yordano Ventura, Kelvin Herrera and Wade Davis combined on a four-hitter and the Royals beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-0 on Tuesday night. Reds right-hander Johnny Cueto (3-4) allowed three runs and nine hits, while walking one and striking out four. The Reds have now lost four straight games, matching their longest streak of the season.

These two teams will be back at it tonight from Kansas City. The Reds will start RHP Jason Marquis. Game time set for 8:10 PM and available on AM 600 WKYH Paintsville, Ky.

 

 

Local Sports 5-19-2015

 

H.S. Baseball

Monday Scores

Knott County Central 12 vs. Jenkins 0 53rd District (5 innings)
Letcher County Central 18 vs.Cordia 0 53rd District
Leslie County 16 at Buckhorn 1 54th District (5 innings)
Perry County Central 3 vs.Hazard 2 54th District
Pikeville 10 vs. Shelby Valley 0 59th District 5 innings
Lawrence County 16 vs.Phelps 1 60th District 5 innings
Fleming County 13 vs.Menifee County 0 61st District
Rowan County 8 at Bath County 2 61st District
West Carter 11 vs.Morgan County 1 62nd District 6 innings
Greenup County 7 vs. Raceland 1 63rd District
Russell 4 vs.Lewis County 3 63rd District
Ashland Blazer 8 vs.Fairview 2 64th District
Boyd County 20 vs. Rose Hill Christian 0 64th District (5 innings)

Tuesday Schedule

Letcher County Central - at Knott Co Central - 7:00 PM 53rd District Championship
Wolfe County - at Breathitt County - 7:30 PM 55th District
Estill County - vs.Owsley Co
(at Lee Co)
- 5:00 PM 56th District
Powell County - at Lee County - 7:30 PM 56th District
Johnson Central - at Sheldon Clark - 6:00 PM 57th District
Paintsville - vs.Magoffin County
(at Sheldon Clark)
- 57th District

Allen Central - vs.Betsy Layne
(at South Floyd)
- 6:00 PM 58th District
Prestonsburg - at South Floyd - 8:00 PM 58th District
Belfry - at Pike Co Central - 6:00 PM 60th District
West Carter - at East Carter - 6:00 PM 62nd District Championship
Ashland Blazer - at Boyd County - 7:00 PM 64th District Championship

H.S. Softball

Monday Scores

Jenkins 15 vs.Cordia

0 53rd District (3 innings)
Knott County Central 5 at Letcher Co Central 4 53rd District
Betsy Layne 15 vs.Allen Central 0 58th District (3 innings)
East Ridge 10 vs.Shelby Valley 2 59th District
East Carter 15 vs. Elliott County 0 62nd District (4 innings)
West Carter 10 vs.Morgan County 0 62nd District 6 innings
Boyd County 4 vs. Fairview 1 64rd District

Tuesday Schedule

Jenkins - vs.Knott Co Central
(at Letcher Co Central)
- 7:00 PM 53rd District Championship
Leslie County - at Buckhorn - 5:30 PM 54th District
Perry County Central - vs.Hazard
(at Buckhorn)
- 7:00 PM 54th District
Breathitt County - at Jackson City - 6:00 PM 55th District
Estill County - vs.Owsley County
(at Lee County)
- 5:30 PM 56th District
Powell County - at Lee County - 7:30 PM 56th District
Johnson Central - vs.Paintsville
(at Sheldon Clark)
- 5:30 PM 57th District
Magoffin County - at Sheldon Clark - 57th District
East Ridge - at Pikeville - 7:00 PM 59th District Championship
Lawrence County - vs.Phelps
(at Pike Co Central)
- 6:00 PM 60th District
Belfry - at Pike County Central - 8:00 PM 60th District
TBA - vs.TBA
(at Rowan County)
- 6:00 PM 61st District Championship
Menifee County - at Rowan County - 5:30 PM 61st District
Fleming County - vs.Bath County
(at Rowan County)
- 61st District

Raceland - at Greenup County - 7:30 PM 63rd District
Russell - vs.Lewis County
(at Greenup County)
- 5:30 PM 63rd District

 

 

Local Sports 5-15-2015

 

H.S. Baseball

Thursday Scores

Allen Central 17 at Magoffin County 4 (5 innings)
Belfry 12 vs. Sheldon Clark 8  
Hurricane, WV 6 at Boyd County 3  
Jenkins 9 vs. Betsy Layne 6  
Johnson Central 10 at Ashland Blazer 0 (6 innings)
Knott County Central 13 at East Ridge 6  
Lawrence County 8 at Pikeville 3  
Letcher County Central 4 vs. Pike County Central 3  
Morgan County 12 vs. Menifee County 1 (5 innings)(5 innings)
Paintsville 19 at Prestonsburg 8 6 innings
Shelby Valley 6 at South Floyd 5  


Friday’s Schedule

Pike County Central - at Cordia - 5:30 PM
Allen Central - at Knott County Central - 6:00 PM
East Ridge - at Knott County Central - 7:30 PM
Hazard - at Lawrence County - 6:30 PM
Belfry - at Letcher County Central - 6:00 PM
East Carter - at Paintsville - 6:00 PM
Betsy Layne - at Pikeville - 6:00 PM
Johnson Central - at Prestonsburg - 6:00 PM
Buckhorn - at Shelby Valley - 6:00 PM


H.S. Softball

Thursday Scores

Hazard 10 vs. South Floyd 0 5 innings
Johnson Central 9 at Russell 3  
Phelps 6 at Prestonsburg 3 5 innings
Phelps 20 at Prestonsburg 6  
Pike County Central 10 vs. Buckhorn 0  
Pike County Central 8 vs. Buckhorn 4  
Pikeville 12 vs. Betsy Layne 5  
Webster County 10 at Caldwell County 0 6 innings(6 innings)
Whitley County 12 vs. Pineville 2 (5 innings)

Friday’s Schedule

Shelby Valley - at Allen Central - 6:00 PM
Buckhorn - at Betsy Layne - 6:00 PM
Johnson Central - at Bourbon County - 6:00 PM
Paintsville - at East Ridge - 6:00 PM
Magoffin County - at Jenkins - 6:30 PM
Fleming County - at Morgan County - 6:00 PM
Pike County Central - at Pikeville - 5:30 PM


Cincinnati Reds

The Reds OF Marlon Byrd hit a bases-loaded single and a tiebreaking solo homer in the eighth inning Thursday night, leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 4-3 victory over the San Francisco Giants. Reds starter Johnny Cueto gave up two runs and five hits in seven innings, fanning nine. Releiver Jumbo Diaz got credited with the win and Aroldis Chapman picked up his seventh save on the year.

These 2 teams are back at it again this evening as the Giants will thros Left-hander Madison Bumgarner and the Reds will counter with Jason Marquis. Game time is set for 7:10 PM.