1. Pikeville Panthers (13-2; 1A State Champion) –
Reigning State Champs will test themselves early and often with one of the tougher schedules in 1A. They play up in class opponents in their non-district schedule. Sept. 16 they will host defending 3A champ Belfry. They lost to Belfry in 2015 where Pikeville looked overmatched and they will be looking to get even with Belfry. Pikeville is worthy of pre-season #1. Continue reading Bluegrass Sports Nation SUPER “7”→
Hazard entered the first round of the KHSAA Boys Baseball State Tournament with high expectations. The achieved one of their goals by defeating a very good North Laurel team 1-0. Click the link below for Game Photos.
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Ulis, Murray Tabbed All-Americans by USA Today CBS names Ulis its SEC Player of the Year, Calipari its Coach of the Year
LEXINGTON, Ky. – Sophomore guard Tyler Ulis and freshman guard Jamal Murray, arguably the best backcourt duo in the country, have been recognized for their stellar regular seasons with All-America honors from USA Today Sports. Ulis has been named to the five-man First Team while Murray has been named to the Second Team. Continue reading College Basketball – UK Postseason Awards→
It’s hard to figure this years Kentucky Wildcat team out. They have huge wins over Duke, Arizona St. & Louisville and have dumbfounded defeats to LSU, Ohio State, UCLA and now Auburn, yes I said Auburn. UK blew a decent lead in the second half and allowed Auburn to steal a game. Officiating not withstanding, Kentucky should have never lost this game. Continue reading College Basketball – UK Stunned by Auburn→
Duke is the reigning National Champions and UK has 4 Final Four appearances under Coach Cal. Although it is a matchup UK fans savor against the hated Blue Demons, it it too early to make this a do or die game or make the winner the team to beat this season. In fact, UK is still in the, “getting to know you”, phase of the season. They will, like all Calipari teams, get better as the season goes along. Continue reading College Basketball – Early season blockbuster pits UK vs Duke→