Betsy Layne Bobcats


HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Pikeville, Martin County advance to title game

Pikeville used a big third quarter to pull away from pesky Prestonsburg, reaching the 15th Region All “A” Classic championship game with  54-43 win at the Appalachian Wireless Arena on Thursday night.Eli Johnson paced the Panthers with 18 points and Heath Jarrell followed with 12. Charlie Fitzer added a double-double, scoring 10 points and grabbing 16 boards. […]

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Pikeville, Valley advance to All ‘A’ championship game

Two-time defending champion Pikeville turned up the defensive pressure to run away and beat Martin County, 73-50, in the 15th Region All “A” Classic Tournament semifinal game played at the Appalachian Wireless Arena on Monday night. Senior Trinity Rowe fired in a game-high 25 points and dished out 10 assists as the Lady Panthers improved to […]

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Bobcats split road games

Betsy Layne took the lead for good early in the second half and the Bobcats pulled away to beat Leslie County, 63-48, in a road game played on Monday night.Andrew Kidd led the way with 22 points and Tanner Hall added 18 as Betsy Layne improved to 5-4. At Hyden SCORE BY QUARTERS: BL (5-4)….12  13  19  19 […]

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Bobcats upset Cardinals; Lady Blackcats reach 600 wins

Betsy Layne went on the road to battle defending 15th Region champion Martin County and the Bobcats knocked off the Cardinals, 78-70, in a game played on Tuesday night. Andrew Kidd poured in 23 points and finished with 15 rebounds for a double double. Cameron Pente tallied 17 and Carter Parsons net 11. Jake Sturgill scored […]

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Wildcats nip Bobcats; Lady Blackcats roll

Shelby Valley erased a six-point deficit to come from behind and beat Betsy Layne, 63-61, in a game played at Junior Newsome Arena on Tuesday night. Riley Phillips finished with a game-high 26 points as the Wildcats moved to 1-1. Brady Johnson tallied 10 while Caden Johnson and Braiden Tackett added eight  each. Andrew Kidd finished […]

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Friday Night Lights – area Kentucky playoff games

Shelby Valley (8-3) vs. Floyd Central (6-5) Date: Nov. 10 Site: Hobart Clay Johnson Field Kickoff: 7 pm Coaches: Anthony Hampton (Shelby Valley); Shawn Hager (Floyd Central) Players to Watch: WR Brady Bentley, RB Clark Craft (Shelby Valley); QB Jace Martin, RB Brody Buck (Floyd Central) Last week’s results: Shelby Valley 50, Knott Central 6; Floyd […]

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bobcats score ninth win at Powell County

Betsy Layne used a balanced offensive attack to knock off Powell County, 30-20, in the regular season finale played in Stanton on Friday night. The Bobcats improved to 9-1, and next host county-rival Prestonsburg in the opening round of the Class 2A playoffs on Friday night. Quarterback Carter Parsons passed for 119 yards and two […]

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Friday Night Lights – Area Kentucky games

Martin County (5-4) at East Carter (7-2) Date: Oct. 27 Site: Steve Womack Field Kickoff: 7:30 pm Coaches: Josh Muncy (Martin County); Tim Champlin (East Carter) Players to Watch: RB Brock Messer, RB Aiden Horn (Martin County); RB Landon Yoak, RB Ryland Pfau (East Carter) Last week’s results: Martin County 55, Floyd Central 16; East Carter 28, Russell 21. Shelby Valley […]

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bobcats bounce back, top Hawks

Betsy Layne quarterback Carter Parsons passed for 276 yards and three touchdowns to help power the Bobcats to a 32-21 win over Pike Central at home on Friday night. Running back Andrew McCutcheon ran for 200 yards on 24 carries and one score. Dylon Williams added a rushing touchdown. Williams caught three passes for 135 […]

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Friday Night Lights – Kentucky games

Betsy Layne (7-1) vs. Pike Central (5-3) Date: Oct. 20 Site: Bobcat Stadium Kickoff: 7:30 pm Coaches: Jarredd Jarrell (Betsy Layne); Ronn Varney (Pike Central) Players to Watch: RB Andrew McCutcheon, QB Carson Parsons (Betsy Layne); QB Jamere Knuckles, RB Lane Adams (Pike Central) Last week’s results: Shelby Valley 60, Betsy Layne 25; East Ridge […]