Cougars Withstand Pirates

Written By: JMF The Morgan County Cougars would get the season started with a win over the Powell County Pirates, 67-62. The Cougars would use a balanced scoring attack that would see 4 Cougars score in double-figures. Both teams shot well from the field. Powell County would make 21 of 49 shots from the field, […]

Dixon Powers Letcher Central Past Prestonsburg In OT

Peyton Dixon fired in 35 points and pulled down 14 rebounds as the Letcher County Central Cougars picked up a season-opening road win over the Prestonsburg Blackcats, 79-72, in overtime on Monday. In a close game throughout, the Cougars took a slim 15-12 advantage after the first period of play. The two teams continued to […]

Friday Night Football Preview: Hornets Host Morgan County

The Phelps Hornets look to get a big win as they face the visiting Morgan County Cougars on Friday in Phelps. The Hornets (1-6) come into the game with 4 straight losses. They lost last week at Fairview, 56-28. On the season, Phelps is averaging 10.9 points per game, so more offense will be needed […]

Friday Night Football Preview: Morgan County Travels to Holy Cross (Covington)

Written By: JMF The Morgan County Cougars (4-2) are looking to win their 2nd straight game when they travel to take on the Holy Cross (Covington) Indians (3-2). The Cougars are a very high-powered offense. The Cougars are averaging 37.3 points per game and have scored more than 40 points in 4 of their 6 […]


The Letcher County Central Cougars look to jump out to a 2-0 start, but standing in their way is a formidable and hungry Raceland Rams squad. Last week, the Cougars (1-0) got a huge opening week win over Shelby Valley and now welcome a Raceland (0-1) squad that suffered a tough loss to a very […]

Cougars Claw Shelby Valley, 36-28

The Letcher County Central Cougars picked up a huge road win to start the season as they downed the Shelby Valley Wildcats, 36-28, on Friday. Gunner Holbrook completed 5-of-9 passes for 60 yards and 1 touchdown. Isaac Matthews led all rushers with 156 yards and 2 touchdowns on 15 carries. Garrett Howard had 21 yards […]

Letcher County Central Downs Pike County Central In 2A Sectional Tournament

Jonah Little struck out 13 batters as the Letcher County Central Cougars defeated the Pike County Central Hawks, 5-1, on Tuesday in the 2A baseball sectional in Louisa. Little did not allow an earned run and gave up only 2 hits over 7 innings for the win. Paul Huff was 2-of-3 at the plate with […]

Cougars Get Signature Win Over 16th Region Power

The Letcher County Central Cougars got a huge win on Saturday as they defeated the visiting Boyd County Lions on Saturday, 81-77. Nigel Nichols led the Cougars (12-5) with 22 points. Paul Huff followed with 21 points. Kaden Adams had 16 points. Ethan Whitaker added 9 points. Peyton Dixon scored 7 points and pulled down […]

Lawrence County’s Feltner Has Big Night In Win Over Lady Cougars

Kensley Feltner scored 43 points and snagged 13 rebounds in Lawrence County’s 73-60 win over Letcher County Central on Tuesday night in Whitesburg. So far this season, Feltner is averaging 30 points a game for the Lady Bulldogs. Feltner was a perfect 3-of-3 from behind the arc in the game. Sophie Adkins added 14 points […]