Letcher Central Cougars


HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Pikeville, Lawrence, Belfry score wins

Pikeville took the lead away from Russell in the final minutes and held on for a 62-59 win at the Boyd County Roundball Classic played on Saturday. Charlie Fitzer led four Panthers in double-figure scoring with 16 points. Josh Hughes followed with 14 while Carter Hurley net 13 and Eli Johnson added 12. At Summit […]

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Pikeville falls to KCC; Bulldogs sweep

Knott County Central spoiled the season opener for Pikeville as the Patriots scored a 60-53 win at home on Tuesday night. Jayden Huff led all scorers with 24 points as KCC improved to 2-0. Hunter Haddix added 14. Eli Johnson and Charlie Fitzer paced the Panthers with 12 points each. At Hindman SCORE BY QUARTERS: […]

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Belfry finishes strong with road win at Letcher

Belfry used a bruising ground game to dominate Letcher Central, rolling to a 43-14 win at Cougar Field on Friday night. The Pirates improved to 7-3 while the Cougars dropped to 5-5. Running back Dre Young ran for 72 yards and four touchdowns as Belfry amassed 412 yards. Ace Caudill and Eli Caudill added TD […]

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Friday Night Lights – livestream, radio games

Paintsville (4-5) at Pike Central (5-4) Date: Oct. 27 Site: Hawks Nest Kickoff: 7:30 pm Livestream: Mountain Top TV Internet: TV App, Sports Facebook page Coaches: Trevor Hoskins (Paintsville); Ronn Varney (Pike Central) Players to Watch: QB Peyton Adams, RB Crayson Lafferty (Paintsville); WR Lane Adams, RB Daymon Scammell (Pike Central) Last week’s results: Paintsville DNP; Betsy Layne 32, Pike Central 21. Pikeville […]

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Letcher Central knocks off Whitley County

Letcher Central turned big plays into a big district road when as the Cougars edged Whitley County, 35-31, on Friday night. The win snapped a two-game losing streak and moved the Cougars to 5-4.  Running back Brett Smith carried eight times for 145 yards and two touchdowns. Peyton Combs and Quinton Williams each passed for […]

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 […]

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Letcher Central falls to Perry Central

Perry Central’s defense forced three Letcher Central turnovers and scored on a safety to knock off the Cougars, 20-6, in a game played at Cougar Field on Friday night. Quarterback Kizer Slone passed for 173 yards and two touchdowns as the Commodores improved to 5-3. Receiver Noah Kilburn had 96 yards and two touchdowns on […]

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Friday Night Lights – Kentucky area games

Shelby Valley (4-3) vs. Betsy Layne (7-0) Date: Oct. 13 Site: Hobart Clay Johnson Field Kickoff: 7:30 pm Coaches: Anthony Hampton (Shelby Valley); Jarredd Jarrell (Betsy Layne) Players to Watch: WB Brady Bentley, QB Russ Osborne (Shelby Valley); RB Andrew McCutcheon, RB Dylon Williams (Betsy Layne) Last week’s results: Shelby Valley 47, Pike Central 0; Betsy Layne […]

IGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Friday Night Lights – Kentucky games

East Ridge (3-3) vs. Betsy Layne (6-0) Date: Oct. 6 Site: Reservation Kickoff: 7:30 pm Coaches: Donnie Burdine (East Ridge); Jarredd Jarrell (Betsy Layne) Players to Watch: RB Isaiah Adkins, RB Steven Layne (East Ridge); RB Andrew McCutcheon, QB Carter Parsons (Betsy Layne) Last week’s results: Paintsville 28, East Ridge 18; Betsy Layne DNP. Lawrence County (4-2) vs. Magoffin […]

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Friday night’s Kentucky games

Belfry (3-3) vs. Lawrence County (4-1) Date: Sept. 29 Site: Haywood Stadium Kickoff: 7:30 pm Radio: WXCC 96.5 FM Internet: Mountain Top Media App Coaches: Philip Haywood (Belfry); Alan Short II (Lawrence County Players to Watch: RB Ace Caudill, QB/HB Caden Woolum (Belfry); QB Talon Pollock, Rb Cody Crum (Lawrence County) Last week’s results: Belfry 42, Magoffin County 12; Lawrence County 33, […]