Hazard-Herald- RSS SPORTS Feed http://hazard-herald.com/section/SPORTS http://hazard-herald.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:56:24 EST 1800 Perry Central hopes for big things from new coach, new season http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3896711/Perry-Central-hopes-for-big-things-from-new-coach-new-season The Perry County Central Commodores are hoping for big things from their new coach and new season. The Commodores have gone through a revolving door of coaches since the school began, and are now looking for some consistency as former player Jordan... Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard Bulldogs football set for 2014 http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3896698/Hazard-Bulldogs-football-set-for-2014 As the new school year sets to begin, so does the new football season. The Hazard Bulldogs will continue to have the same goal as the previous years, to advance to the state Class A football title game. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Perry looking to get back on track http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3896733/Perry-looking-to-get-back-on-track Last season, the Hazard Lady Bulldog volleyball team became the first team other than Letcher (Central and Letcher) to advance to the state tournament. The Lady Bulldogs were hit hard by graduation as they lost four starters off that team, and will be... Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard hosts Red, White, and Boom http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3896775/Hazard-hosts-Red-White-and-Boom Last week, the Hazard-Perry little league program hosted the inaugural Red, White and Boom baseball tournament. The tournament was not affiliated with little league, but was an independent tournament held over the Fourth of July holiday. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry wis junior league title http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3896757/Hazard-Perry-wis-junior-league-title Last week, the Hazard-Perry junior league (13-14-year-olds) participated in the district tournament. The all-stars took on Corbin in the championship game, and came away with a 6-2 victory, giving the local team their third straight district... Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Lady Kats looking to improve http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3896724/Lady-Kats-looking-to-improve The Buckhorn Lady Wildcat volleyball team will be looking to improve upon last season's 6-10 record. The Lady Wildcats bowed out in the opening round of the district, with a loss to Hazard. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Blue Water Trails - Green River above the Lake http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3877741/Kentucky-Afield-Outdoors:-Blue-Water-Trails---Green-River-above-the-Lake (This article is the twenty-seventh in the periodic Blue Water Trails series highlighting the floating, fishing and tourism opportunities on Kentucky's streams and rivers). Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry Orange routs Harlan http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3873645/Hazard-Perry-Orange-routs-Harlan Last week, the Hazard-Perry Orange (9- and 10-year-olds) took on the all-stars from Harlan. The Orange needed but four inning to rout their opponents 22-2. Mon, 7 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry Blue rolls over Tri-Cities http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3873622/Hazard-Perry-Blue-rolls-over-Tri-Cities This week, the Hazard-Perry Blue (9- and 10-year-olds) took on the Tri-Cities all-stars. The Blues got off to a good start, and rolled to the 16-5 win. Mon, 7 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry Blue outlasts Harlan http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3873389/Hazard-Perry-Blue-outlasts-Harlan This weekend, the Hazard-Perry Blue team (9- and 10-year-olds) played for a spot in the district tournament. They already had a loss on their record, and another would mean a trip home. Mon, 7 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry earns spot in district play http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3873168/Hazard-Perry-earns-spot-in-district-play This weekend, the undefeated Hazard-Perry 12-year-old all-stars took on the team from Harlan. Hazard-Perry trailed early, but pulled out the 6-4 win to move on in tournament play undefeated. Mon, 7 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry holds off North Laurel http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3873132/Hazard-Perry-holds-off-North-Laurel Last week, the Hazard-Perry 13- and 14-year-olds took on the North Laurel all-stars. Hazard-Perry took the early lead, and held off a late rally by North Laurel to take the 13-10 win. Mon, 7 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry tops Corbin 17-7 http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3873107/Hazard-Perry-tops-Corbin-17-7 The Hazard-Perry 13- and 14-year-olds took on the team from Corbin last week. Hazard-Perry trailed early, but a break out third inning led them to the win. Mon, 7 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 9- and 10-year-old All-Stars named http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3852253/9--and-10-year-old-All-Stars-named At the conclusion of this years baseball and softball season, coaches got together and named the all-star teams for the 9 and 10 year-old players. The boys roster consisted of two teams since the area only had three participating teams (Orange and... Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry All-Stars named http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3852228/Hazard-Perry-All-Stars-named The Hazard-Perry little league celebrated its 60th year this season, and after a long season, they have named their all-star team for the post season. Twelve players from the league's six teams will represent the area in the playoffs.The area... Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Harlan moves on with win over Tri-City http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3852197/Harlan-moves-on-with-win-over-Tri-City The Harlan and Tri-City all-stars opened the Area 4 9 and 10 year-old tournament on Saturday. The game went back and forth, with Harlan closing out the game with a 10 run fifth inning. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry Orange topples Blue http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3852112/Hazard-Perry-Orange-topples-Blue With only three teams participating in this year's Area 4 little league tournament, Hazard-Perry was able to field two 9 and 10 year-old teams (the Blue and the Orange). On Saturday, the Orange team was dominate, and defeated the Blue team... Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry blanks Tri-City http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3852021/Hazard-Perry-blanks-Tri-City On Sunday, the Hazard-Perry all-stars took on Tri-City in the opening game of the Area 4 playoffs. Hazard-Perry was only able to muster one hit, but managed to squeeze out five runs to take the 5-0 win. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Reds head west on last road trip before All Star break http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3832146/Reds-head-west-on-last-road-trip-before-All-Star-break The question that begs to be ask as the Reds head west for their last and longest road trip before the all star break is, have they finally got healthy and started turning the season around heading in the right direction? Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Edwards, Olinger win Vicco-Sassafras VFD bass tourney http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3804974/Edwards-Olinger-win-Vicco-Sassafras-VFD-bass-tourney A great year for the Vicco-Sassafras Vol Fire/Rescue Dept. on their 34th Annual Bass Tournament, held on June 14, 2014 at Carr Fork Lake. Mon, 16 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST