Rigdon’s 34 Points Help Hawks Complete Comeback Win At Paintsville

Jaylan Rigdon scored 34 points to help the Pike County Central Hawks erase a 20-point halftime deficit to defeat the home standing Paintsville Tigers, 66-57, on Tuesday. Rigdon’s 34 points and 7 rebounds paced the Hawks’ attack. Jaden Stewart followed with 22 points. Grant Hall, Blake Adams, Kaden Crum, Brad BIliter and Peyton Owens finished […]

Paintsville’s Preece Receives Fifth Offer From LMU

Paintsville Lady Tiger star Emilea Preece picked up and offer recently from Lincoln Memorial University. It’s Preece’s fifth offer overall. In addition to LMU, Preece has offers from UVA Wise, UPike, Tusculum and Lenoir-Rhyne. Last season, Preece averaged 16.1 points and 8.7 rebounds per game. She also connected on 32.1% of her 3-point field goal […]

Pigskin Preview: Paintsville Tigers

Last season, the Paintsville Tigers finished 6-6 after winning two playoff games before falling to eventual state champion Pikeville. While the Tigers lost a lot of weapons, they are hoping to reload and continue their winning ways. “We played a lot of really tough teams, but we also did some really good teams,” said Paintsville […]

Lawrence County Beats Lady Tigers In Overtime

The Lawrence County Lady Bulldogs picked up a dramatic overtime win over the Paintsville Lady Tigers, 67-59, on Tuesday in the opening round of the 15th Region Tournament at Appalachian Wireless Arena. It was a back and forth affair with Paintsville 8th grader Kylie Kinner hitting a clutch basket late to send the game into […]

Martin County Tames Tigers To Win 57th District Championship

The Martin County Cardinals got 25 points from Brayden McKenzie to take a 66-62 win over the the host Paintsville Tigers to claim the 57 District Championship for the second year in a row. Luke Hale and Jacob Sturgell followed for the Cardinals (21-10) with 13 points each. Peyton Davis added 7 points. Dray Duff […]

Lady Cardinals Win 57th District Title

The Martin County Lady Cardinals picked up a 53-48 win on Thursday to capture the 57th District championship against the Paintsville Lady Tigers in Paintsville. The Lady Cardinals (25-5) jumped out to a 14-8 lead after the first period and held a 24-18 advantage at the half. Martin County stretched out its lead to 36-28 […]

Martin County Lady Cards defeat Lady Tigers

On Tuesday, the Martin County Lady Cardinals played host to 57th District rivals the Paintsville Lady Tigers. The Lady Cards would avenge their district loss earlier in the season by winning 67-42. The Lady Cards hot shooting was the difference. They shot 42% from the floor including 5-12 from behind the arch. The Lady Cards […]