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Bluegrass Sports Nation Super 7

Here is this weeks Super “7” Rankings. Tell us what you think.

Class 1A SUPER “7”

Nothing changed as all 7 teams won this weekend. Hazard looked impressive against Letcher Central and Harlan shined against out of state power Thomas Walker, Va.  Beechwood continues to be the team to beat and the number 1 ranking is theirs until someone knocks them off.

  1. Beechwood Tigers (2-0)(Week 3 Defeated Somerset 29-7)(Last week 1)
  2. Russellville Panthers (3-0)(Week 3 Defeated Butler County 50-42)(2)
  3. Paintsville Tigers (3-0)(Week 3 Defeated Pikeville 40-28)(3)
  4. Hazard Bulldogs (3-0)(Week 3 Defeated Letcher Central 23-19)(4)

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Bluegrass Sports Nation SUPER “7”

Class 1A SUPER “7”

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”

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College Basketball – UK Postseason Awards

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

College Basketball – UK Stunned by Auburn

UK's Skal Labissiere is the key to UK's NCAA Tournament run (Photo by Brendon Miller
UK’s Skal Labissiere is the key to UK’s NCAA Tournament run (Photo by Brendon Miller)

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