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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: Tigers remain No. 1; Valley 2 in poll

Chapmanville, despite having its 48-game winning streak against instate foes snapped by county rival Logan, held on to the No. 1 ranking in the latest Mountain Top Sports boys’ Super 7 basketball rankings released on Tuesday. The Tigers, now 10-2, remained ahead of second-ranked Shelby Valley (14-5). The Wildcats are followed by No. 3 Johnson […]

HS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Valley girls slip past Scott in MLK Jr. Classic

WINCHESTER – Shelby Valley landed three players in double-figure scoring as the Lady Cats edged Scott, 73-68, in the MLK Jr. Classic played at George Rogers Clark High School on Saturday. Alyssa Newsom finished with 24 points and Tori Hampton added 14 as Valley improved to 12-5. Kelsey Owens added 12. At Winchester Scoring: Shelby […]

ALL ‘A’ CLASSIC ROUNDUP: Valley, Paintsville clash in finals today

PIKEVILLE – Shelby Valley scored the game’s first 18 points and the Wildcats went on to beat Pikeville, 66-52, in the 15th Region boys’ All “A” Classic semifinal matchup played at the Appalachian Wireless Arena on Saturday night. Mr. Basketball candidate Cody Potter fired in a game-high 33 points and pulled down nine rebounds as […]

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 […]

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 […]

15TH REGION ALL ‘A’ CLASSIC: Valley Cats reign

PIKEVILLE – Shelby Valley is headed back to the girls’ All “A” Classic state tournament following a 61-45 victory over Phelps in the 15th Region finals played at the Appalachian Wireless Arena on Monday night. The Lady Cats, now 11-5, were able to pull away from Phelps (11-6) midway through the second half to punch […]

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 […]

ALL ‘A’ CLASSIC: Valley, Phelps in title game tonight

PIKEVILLE – Shelby Valley and Phelps will clash at the Appalachian Wireless Arena tonight to decide the 15th Region girls’ All “A” Classic championship. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. The Lady Cats, now 10-5, knocked off Pikeville, 58-48, while the Lady Hornets (11-5) bounced Betsy Layne, 57-49. Alyssa Elswick led three Valley players in […]