Mingo Central Miners

Lester resigns as MCHS head baseball coach

Mingo Central High School is searching for a new head baseball coach following the resignation of coach Logan Lester. Lester also stepped down as assistant football coach and as a substitute teach. He is moving away from the area.

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 […]

MOUNTAIN TOP SPORTS: Valley holds No. 1; Pikeville 2 in poll

There was no change atop the girls’ latest Mountain Top Sports Super 7 basketball poll as Shelby Valley (12-5) held onto the No. 1 ranking, followed by the Pikeville Lady Panthers, now 15-4. The two 59th District teams are followed by Martin County (11-5 in third. The Lady Cardinals are ahead of No. 4 Chapmanville […]

MOUNTAIN TOP SPORTS: Chapmanville climbs to No. 1 in poll

Two-time defending Class AA state champion Chapmanville is the new No. 1 team in the latest Mountain Top Sports boys’ Super 7 basketball poll released on Tuesday. The Tigers, now 9-1, have won nine straight games since losing the opener to out-of-state foe Christ’s Church Academy. Shelby Valley, now 12-4, is second, followed by Lawrence […]

MOUNTAIN TOP SPORTS: Valley girls vault to No. 1 in poll

The Shelby Valley Lady Cats have moved into the No. 1 position in the latest Mountain Top Sports girls’ Super 7 basketball poll released on Tuesday. Valley, 11-5, has won four straight and six of their last seven, including Monday’s win over Phelps to win the 15th Region All “A” Classic championship. The Lady Cats […]

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 […]

MOUNTAIN TOP SPORTS: Pikeville, Mingo Central 1-2 in girls’ poll

Pikeville held on to its number one ranking in the latest girls’ Mountain Top Sports Super 7 basketball poll released on Tuesday. The Lady Panthers, 9-3, were followed by Mingo Central which moved ahead of Martin County into the number two spot. The Lady Miners are 6-1. The Lady Cardinals are 8-4 at number three. […]

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: Pikeville, Martin County 1,2 in MTS poll

Pikeville took sole possession of first place away from Martin County by a slim margin in the latest Mountain Top Sports girls’ basketball poll released on Tuesday. The defending 15th Region champion Lady Panthers and Lady Cardinals are both 7-3. Mingo Central (5-1) is third, followed by Shelby Valley (7-4) in fourth. Rounding out the […]