Category Archives: High School

Wolfe County Referee selected to call Boys Sweet 16

Wolfe County's own Benny Campbell - Photo submitted
Wolfe County’s own Benny Campbell – Photo submitted

Hazel Green Kentucky resident and Wolfe County Softball Coach
Benny Campbell has been selected as a member of the Officiating Crew for the KHSAA Boys Basketball State Tournament which was played in Rupp Arena on March 15-19.  Campbell joined 15 other officials from across the state as they called the 100th edition of the Sweet 16 which is billed as the Greatest Show in Hoops.  The officials are assigned on a daily basis as to which games they will call. Continue reading Wolfe County Referee selected to call Boys Sweet 16

2017 Boys Sweet 16 First Round Over

The 2017 Boys Sweet 16 First round action at Rupp Arena has come to an end with very little surprises. At the end of the first round, half of the 16 teams representing Regions across the state, have packed up and went home with dreams of a State Title dashed. Here is a look at each game for the opening round of 16. Continue reading 2017 Boys Sweet 16 First Round Over

Boys Sweet 16 – Perry Central Advances to Elite 8

Tobler with the drive - Photo by Brendon Miller
Tobler with the drive – Photo by Brendon Miller

BOYS SWEET 16 1st Round, Gm 2.

Perry Central vs Pikeville 3-15-17

Both Perry Central and Pikeville, Mountain teams, entered Rupp Arena with dreams of a State Championship. Both teams came out sluggish to start the game and the nervousness showed as both committed careless turnovers and missed easy shots. Midway through the first quarter the teams settled in and started to run their offenses a little smoother. Pikeville had a hard time getting shots off as PCC’s big men contested everything near the rim. Pikeville would hold a one point lead after the 1st quarter 9-8. Continue reading Boys Sweet 16 – Perry Central Advances to Elite 8

14th Region Boys Championship, A Masterpiece. Perry County Central edges Knott County in a double overtime game.

By David Leveridge – Bluegrass Sports Nation coverage team.

Battle for Rupp
Battle for Rupp

Jackson, KY.  The Finals of the 14th Region Boys Tournament, between the Perry County Central Commodores and the Knott County Central Patriots was a game that will be talked about for years to come.  Regional Finals are an exciting time in the Bluegrass, the arenas are packed to capacity and excitement is absurd for all people involved.  Perry County Central entered the Regional Tournament as the prohibitive favorite and are the winners of the 54th District Tournament.  Knott County Central entered the Region as the runner up’s in the 53rd District Tournament.   Continue reading 14th Region Boys Championship, A Masterpiece. Perry County Central edges Knott County in a double overtime game.

14th Region Boys Tournament VIDEOS

Click on the link below for Videos of Press Conferences and PCC victory Celebration.

Battle for Rupp        PCC Celebrates Winning 14th Region Title

Battle for Rupp      Knott County Central Post Game Press Conference – Championship

Battle for Rupp      Perry County Central Post Game Press Conference – Championship

Battle for Rupp     14th Region Tournament  Pre-Game Introductions

14th Region Finals has no surprises

Battle for Rupp
Battle for Rupp

Tonight’s 14th Region High School Basketball action at Breathitt County High School consisted of two quality games.  The first contest was the Letcher County Central Cougars taking on the Perry Central Commodores.  This game was an amazing battle between two of the top teams in the 14th Region.  The Perry  County Central Commodores edged out the Letcher County Central Cougars 57-50.  Continue reading 14th Region Finals has no surprises

Wolfe County High School Archery Wins Championship

Wolfe County Wolves
Wolfe County Wolves

Congratulations to the Wolfe County High School Archery Team on winning the KHSAA Region 10 Championship on Saturday.  WCHS Junior Cody Rose was also the Individual Regional Champion.  The team will now move on to the KHSAA State Tournament in April at the KBA in Lexington.  The team and Cody both will enter that event as legitimate contenders for state titles. Continue reading Wolfe County High School Archery Wins Championship

14th Region Girls, A Wild Night

14th Region Girls Action
14th Region Girls Action

By: David Leveridge-  Blogger for the 14th Regional Basketball Tournament.

Hazard, KY- The opening round’s of the  Girls 14th Regional Tournament took place @ Hazard’s High School Memorial Gym.  Two games were played tonight to open region competition.  The first game featured the Breathitt County Lady Cats from Jackson, KY (the winner of the 55th District Tournament) taking on the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars  (Runner up of the 53rd district tournament) From Whitesburg, KY.   Continue reading 14th Region Girls, A Wild Night

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