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HS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Golden Eagles cruise past Warriors

LICK CREEK – The Johnson Central Golden Eagles took control early on and went on to beat East Ridge, 87-62, in a game played at the Reservation on Thursday night. Cory VanHoose paced five players in double figure scoring with 16 points as Johnson Central improved to 13-6. John King tossed in 13 while Grant […]

HS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Valley tops Pikeville; claims district title

ROBINSON CREEK – Shelby Valley secured its ticket to the 15th Region tournament following a 67-42 victory over Pikeville in a district matchup played at the Shelby Valley Sports Center on Tuesday night. The Wildcats, now 15-5, built a double-digit halftime lead and never looked back. Kaden Robinson led the way with a game-high 27 […]

HS BASKETBALL: 15th region scoring and rebounding leaders

Here is a look at area high school basketball leaders in scoring and rebounding from games reported to the KHSAA website for 15th Region schools, plus Letcher Central and Jenkins from the 14th, included in our coverage area: Leading scorers: BOYS Cody Potter, Shelby Valley, 25 ppg. Colby Fugate, Paintsville, 22.2 ppg. Tyler Maynard, Lawrence […]

15TH REGION ALL ‘A’ ROUNDUP: Paintsville, Phelps reach semifinals

PIKEVILLE – Paintsville and Phelps have punched their tickets to the boys’ 15th Region All “A” Classic tournament semifinals following wins on Wednesday night. The Tigers advanced with a 64-46 win over Betsy Layne while the Hornets rolled past Jenkins, 89-58. Colby Fugate was an unstoppable force for Paintsville, lead the way with a game-high […]

HATFIELD-MCCOY SHOOTOUT: Close games highlight tourney

WILLIAMSON – Mingo Central pulled away from Belfry in the fourth quarter and went on to score a 57-45 win in the final game of the Hatfield-McCoy Shootout played at historic Williamson Fieldhouse on Saturday night. Drew Hatfield stripped the nets for a game-high 30 points and Devin Hatfield added 15 as the Miners moved […]

15TH REGION ALL A ROUNDUP: Pikeville, Betsy Layne win openers at AWA

PIKEVILLE – Pikeville built a big halftime lead against Paintsville and went on to score a 54-22 win in the opening round of the 15th Region All “A” Classic tournament played at the Appalachian Wireless Arena on Thursday night. Kelsey Jo Tackett finished with 14 points and Alivia Gearheart followed with 11 as the Lady […]

HS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Pikeville, Valley split doubleheader

PIKEVILLE – Shelby Valley held on down the stretch to score a 63-59 victory over Pikeville in a district game played at T.W. Oliver Memorial Gymnasium on Saturday. Valley’s Cody Potter fired in 27 points and Kaden Robinson added 23 as the Wildcats improved to 10-3. Keian Worrix added 12. Grayson Harris paced the Panthers, […]

HS BASKETBALL: Girls holiday tournament recaps

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. – Floyd Central slipped past Madison Southern, 50-48, in the finale of the Winterfest Shootout played on Dec. 30. Katie Jo Moore led the way with 24 points. Kennedy Harvel chipped in eight. At Sevierville, Tenn. Scoring: Floyd Central (50) – Katie Jo Moore 7(1) 7-10 24; Kennedy Harvel 4 0-0 8; Natalie […]

MOUNTAIN TOP SPORTS: Pikeville, Martin County share top spot

The Pikeville Panthers and Martin County Lady Cardinals are deadlocked atop the latest Mountain Top Sports Super 7 girls basketball poll. Pikeville, now 5-2, lost two of three games in the Smoky Mountain Classic while Martin County (6-1) split its tournament games in Daytona Beach. Shelby Valley (5-3) is third this week, followed by Paintsville […]

HS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Cardinals bounce Commodores; Panthers roll

INEZ – Martin County’s Trey James finished with a double-double as the Cardinals knocked off Perry Central, 73-57, in a game played on Tuesday night. James had 20 points and 12 rebounds as the Cardinals moved to 4-3. Brady Dingess fired in 17 points and Braxton Maynard followed with 16 and Ethan Smith-Mills tallied 12. […]