Pikeville Middle School’s Ferguson Wins State Title In Shot Put

Pikeville Middle School’s Ijah Ferguson won the the KTCCCA Middle School State Champion in Shot Put on Saturday. Ferguson threw for a distance of 45-00.00 to capture first place in the event. He also had a strong showing in the discus as well, finishing 5th. Congratulations to Ferguson for bringing home the gold! Photo Submitted

Pikeville Beats Johnson Central In Extra Innings To Win 15th Region Crown

Jackson Hall scored on a Bradyn Hall bunt in the top of the 8th inning to boost the Pikeville Panthers an 8-7 win in the 15th Region Championship over the Johnson Central Golden Eagles on Wednesday in Prestonsburg. For the Panthers, Wade Hensley went 2-of-4 with a stolen base, a double, 1 RBI and 2 […]

Johnson Central Uses Long Ball Wins 15th Region Softball Title

The Johnson Central Lady Golden Eagles hammered 4 home runs to defeat the Lawrence County Lady Bulldogs, 13-5, to win the 15th Region Title on Wednesday at Stonecrest Sports Complex in Prestonsburg. For Johnson Central, Mayson Delong was 3-of-4 with a home run, 2 RBI and 4 runs scored. Keylee Blair was 2-of-4 with a […]

Phelps Volleyball Star Casey Signs To Play At UPike

Phelps volleyball star and athletic standout Amelia Casey signed to play volleyball at UPike on Tuesday. Casey, a 5’10” senior, was a force at the net for the Lady Hornets. She led the team with 180 kills, 65 blocks and 48 service aces on the season. UPike is coming off a 4-24 season in volleyball, […]

Lady Golden Eagles Roll Past Shelby Valley In 15th Region Semifinals, 7-1

The Johnson Central Lady Eagles used strong pitching and hitting to earn a 7-1 win over Shelby Valley on Monday at Stonestreet Sports Complex. At the plate, Mayson Delong was 3-of-3 with 3 stolen bases, a double, 1 RBI and 4 runs scored. Adyson Burchett was 3-of-4 with 3 RBI and 1 run scored. Randi […]

Johnson Central Knocks Pike County Central Out Of 15th Region Tournament

The Johnson Central Golden Eagles defeated the Pike County Central Hawks, 2-0, in the semifinals of the 15th Region Tournament on Monday at Stonestreet Sports Complex. The game remained scoreless until the bottom of the 5th inning when the Golden Eagles took the lead when Ethan McCarty stole home plate for a 1-0 advantage. Two […]

Dorton Track & Field Athletes Qualify

Two Dorton athletes qualified for the State Middle School championships at the Pike County championships at East Ridge. Macee Tackett placed 2nd in the discus throw and sits 3rd all-time at Dorton with a distance of 68-06. She also placed 3rd in the shot put and recorded the 7th longest distance all-time for Dorton at […]

Lawrence County Wins Both Boys And Girls 15th Region Tennis Titles

The Lawrence County boys and girls tennis teams each placed first in the 15th Region Boys and Girls Tennis Tournaments in Louisa. Boys In the boys singles final, it was a battle of Lawrence County’s Chase Kendrick, and 8th grader, and Lawrence County junior Blake Maynard. In the end, Kendrick took home the title, 6-0, […]

Lady Pirates Rally Past Pike County Central For 60th District Title

The Belfry Lady Pirates scored all 4 of its runs in the top of the 7th inning to earn a 4-2 win over the Pike County in the 60th District championship game on Wednesday. For Belfry, Sydney Stafford was 3-of-3 with 1 run scored. Makaylin Meade was 2-of-4. Natalie Fite had a double, 2 RBI […]