Category Archives: Basketball

Boys Sweet 16 – Perry Central Advances to Elite 8

Tobler with the drive - Photo by Brendon Miller
Tobler with the drive – Photo by Brendon Miller

BOYS SWEET 16 1st Round, Gm 2.

Perry Central vs Pikeville 3-15-17

Both Perry Central and Pikeville, Mountain teams, entered Rupp Arena with dreams of a State Championship. Both teams came out sluggish to start the game and the nervousness showed as both committed careless turnovers and missed easy shots. Midway through the first quarter the teams settled in and started to run their offenses a little smoother. Pikeville had a hard time getting shots off as PCC’s big men contested everything near the rim. Pikeville would hold a one point lead after the 1st quarter 9-8. Continue reading Boys Sweet 16 – Perry Central Advances to Elite 8

14th Region Boys Championship, A Masterpiece. Perry County Central edges Knott County in a double overtime game.

By David Leveridge – Bluegrass Sports Nation coverage team.

Battle for Rupp
Battle for Rupp

Jackson, KY.  The Finals of the 14th Region Boys Tournament, between the Perry County Central Commodores and the Knott County Central Patriots was a game that will be talked about for years to come.  Regional Finals are an exciting time in the Bluegrass, the arenas are packed to capacity and excitement is absurd for all people involved.  Perry County Central entered the Regional Tournament as the prohibitive favorite and are the winners of the 54th District Tournament.  Knott County Central entered the Region as the runner up’s in the 53rd District Tournament.   Continue reading 14th Region Boys Championship, A Masterpiece. Perry County Central edges Knott County in a double overtime game.

14th Region Boys Tournament VIDEOS

Click on the link below for Videos of Press Conferences and PCC victory Celebration.

Battle for Rupp        PCC Celebrates Winning 14th Region Title

Battle for Rupp      Knott County Central Post Game Press Conference – Championship

Battle for Rupp      Perry County Central Post Game Press Conference – Championship

Battle for Rupp     14th Region Tournament  Pre-Game Introductions

14th Region Finals has no surprises

Battle for Rupp
Battle for Rupp

Tonight’s 14th Region High School Basketball action at Breathitt County High School consisted of two quality games.  The first contest was the Letcher County Central Cougars taking on the Perry Central Commodores.  This game was an amazing battle between two of the top teams in the 14th Region.  The Perry  County Central Commodores edged out the Letcher County Central Cougars 57-50.  Continue reading 14th Region Finals has no surprises

14th Region Girls, A Wild Night

14th Region Girls Action
14th Region Girls Action

By: David Leveridge-  Blogger for the 14th Regional Basketball Tournament.

Hazard, KY- The opening round’s of the  Girls 14th Regional Tournament took place @ Hazard’s High School Memorial Gym.  Two games were played tonight to open region competition.  The first game featured the Breathitt County Lady Cats from Jackson, KY (the winner of the 55th District Tournament) taking on the Letcher County Central Lady Cougars  (Runner up of the 53rd district tournament) From Whitesburg, KY.   Continue reading 14th Region Girls, A Wild Night

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The Battle of Perry County Crowns Perry County Central District Champ

001MasterBy David Leveridge – 54th District Blog Representative

Hazard,  KY hosted the the 54th District Championship.  The game was hosted by Perry County Central being held @ the John C. Combs Arena, on Perry Central’s campus.  The game featured two of the better teams in  the region; the defending 14th Region Champs the Buckhorn Wildcats and the prohibitive region favorite, the Perry County Central Commodores.   Continue reading The Battle of Perry County Crowns Perry County Central District Champ

Wolfe County Wolves Honor 1986/1987 District Champs and Terry Bird #22

Wolfe County honors back to back winnwers
Wolfe County honors back to back winners

1985-86/87 Wolfe County Wolves – The 1985-86 Wolves began the season with high hopes after the previous season ended for them in the District Tournament. The Wolves returned every player on the roster from the previous year for 1986 season and looked to build on the experience from the previous year of playing with the youngest team in the State.

Continue reading Wolfe County Wolves Honor 1986/1987 District Champs and Terry Bird #22