Paintsville Tigers

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS: This week’s games

Here is a look at this week’s high school football games involving schools from around the region: KENTUCKY Friday, Sept. 20 Belfry (2-1) vs. Pikeville (4-0) Site: CAM Stadium/Haywood Field Kickoff: 7:30 p.m. Radio: 93.1 FM, 98.1 FM, 104.3 FM Coaches: Philip Haywood (Belfry); Chris McNamee (Pikeville) Players to watch: RB Peyton Hensley, RB Ben […]

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MOUNTAIN TOP SPORTS: Floyd Central, Pikeville remain 1, 2

The Floyd Central Lady Jaguars and Pikeville Lady Panthers held on to the No. 1 and No. 2 ranking in the latest Mountain Top Sports Super 7 volleyball poll released on Tuesday. The Lady Jaguars are 13-4 overall while the Lady Panthers are 13-5 following their appearance in the All “A” Classic state tournament. Floyd […]

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MOUNTAIN TOP SPORTS: Little movement in latest poll

The Johnson Central Golden Eagles remained the number one ranked football program in the latest Mountain Top Sports’ Super 7 poll released Tuesday. Johnson Central, now 3-0, went on the road and beat South Charleston (W.Va.), 59-29. Pikeville held on to its number two ranking following a hard-fought 12-6 victory over Raceland. It marked the […]

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MTS/BUFFALO WILD WINGS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: JC’s Preece takes honor

Johnson Central quarterback Ryley Preece led his team into battle across the border in West Virginia for the second time in three weeks against a top-notch Class AAA program. Preece fueled the Golden Eagles’ 59-29 victory over the South Charleston Black Eagles with his feet, passing arm and hands, finishing with five touchdowns. He passed […]

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HS FOOTBALL: Tigers outscore East Jessamine

Just one week after being held to a single touchdown, Paintsville’s offense erupted and it was needed as the Tigers outscored East Jessamine, 41-35, in a game played at Memorial Field on Friday night. Tiger quarterback Jake Hyden passed for 306 yards and three touchdowns, including a pair to John Walker Phelps, who had seven […]

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HS VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: Lady Warriors cruise past Lady Cavs

East Ridge took charge early on against Jenkins and the Lady Warriors rolled to a 3-0 victory in a match played on the Reservation on Thursday night. Sarah Tackett had 12 kills and three digs in the 25-6, 25-3 and 25-5 win. Kyra Looney followed with 10 digs, five digs and four serving aces while […]

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HS SOCCER ROUNDUP: Belfry boys blank Paintsville; P’burg teams cruise

Belfry scored a pair of second-half goals to after a nil-nil first half and the Pirates went on to beat Paintsville, 2-0, in a match played at Massey Energy Soccer Complex on Thursday night. Dalton Stacy scored on an assist from Blake Kulik off a corner kick and Cayden Long added an unassisted goal as […]

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HS SOCCER ROUNDUP: P’burg, Belfry girls post wins

Prestonsburg’s Lady Blackcats dominated from start to finish in cruising past Russell, 11-1, in a match played Tuesday night. Elizabeth Burchett and Anna Burchett each finished with four goal apiece while Anna Trusty added two and Kadynce Hackworth scored one. Makayla Ousley finished with three assists and became the Kentucky High School Athletic Association’s all-time […]

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MOUNTAIN TOP SPORTS: Floyd Central, Pikeville set 1,2

Floyd Central maintained its No. 1 ranking in the latest Mountain Top Sports Super 7 volleyball poll released Tuesday. The Lady Jaguars, 8-0, are followed by Pikeville. The Lady Panthers, now 10-2 overall, jump ahead of Pike County Central (7-2) into the No. 2 spot. The Lady Hawks, 7-2, are tied for third place with […]

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HS SOCCER ROUNDUP: Tigers blank Cards; Lady Dawgs cruise

Paintsville’s Tigers won for the fourth time in five matches with a 2-0 win over Martin County in a match Monday night. The Tigers’ lone loss during the stretch was to Martin County in the All “A” Classic. Goalkeeper Nelson Sturgill was outstanding with 14 saves in his second shutout this season. Ashton Miller and […]

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