Hazard-Herald- RSS SPORTS Feed http://hazard-herald.com/section/SPORTS http://hazard-herald.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:01:48 EST 1800 Perry eliminates Buckhorn http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/152019709/Perry-eliminates-Buckhorn The second game of the girls' 54th district tournament featured the Perry County Central Lady Commodores and the Buckhorn Lady Wildcats. The Lady Wildcats would enter the game shorthanded due to a previous incident. The lack of ball handlers... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:05:31 EST Begley finishes in top two http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152020070/Begley-finishes-in-top-two State runner-up Gabe Begley finished second at the 2015 Kentucky State Youth Wrestling Championships. Spencer Bailey placed third and Ian Montgomery finished fourth of the six wrestlers Perry County advanced to the state tournament. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:55:32 EST Cats face toughest test left in regular season http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152022994/Cats-face-toughest-test-left-in-regular-season Now that we've survived the blizzard of 2015, or at least I think we have the worse part of it behind us, the Commonwealth's sports fans can get back to closely following their beloved Kentucky Wildcats' march toward what hopefully... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:30:36 EST Hazard ends season with loss to Leslie http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152019870/Hazard-ends-season-with-loss-to-Leslie The Hazard Lady Bulldogs and the Leslie County Lady Eagles opened the girls' 54th district tournament on Monday. The Lady Bulldogs lost three meetings with the Lady Eagles during the regular season and were looking to find a way to end the... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:30:32 EST Lady Bulldogs fall to Knott County in season finale http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152019954/Lady-Bulldogs-fall-to-Knott-County-in-season-finale Despite the snow that cancelled the final week of the regular season for most teams, the Hazard Lady Bulldogs were able to sneak in a game against the Knott County Central Lady Patriots. The game was closer than the final score would indicate as the... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:25:33 EST Willard archery champs http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152031803/Willard-archery-champs Three students at Willard Elementary will be participating in the Kentucky statewide Student Archery Competition, to be held in Louisville in March. As a part of the National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP), the Region 12 competition was held in... Tue, 24 Feb 2015 16:20:31 EST UK gets closer to securing No. 1 seed http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151893630/UK-gets-closer-to-securing-No.-1-seed As we work our way through February and toward “March Madness,” has anyone noticed anything different during the course of each half of UK's games in recent days—especially the second half? Wed, 18 Feb 2015 14:00:32 EST Miners dig out of hole for 8th grade title http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151896548/Miners-dig-out-of-hole-for-8th-grade-title On Tuesday, only two teams remained in the quest for the Perry County 8th grade title. The East Perry Miners and the Buckhorn Wildcats each had hopes of carrying the big trophy home, but only one would walk away with the hardware in... Wed, 18 Feb 2015 13:05:40 EST Miners grab 6th grade title http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151896431/Miners-grab-6th-grade-title On Tuesday, the East Perry Miners and the A. B. Combs Bearcats took to the floor in a battle for the county's 6th grade title. The Miners would get off to a bit of a slow start, but picked up the pace and ran out to the 36-20 win. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 13:05:32 EST Hazard drops McCreary http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151896034/Hazard-drops-McCreary On Saturday, the Hazard Lady Bulldogs hosted the McCreary Central Lady Raiders in a matinee game. The Lady Bulldogs were able to use a steady offense to stay one step ahead of the Lady Raiders as they pulled out a 69-58 win. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:50:35 EST Dores edged by Owls http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151896302/Dores-edged-by-Owls On Friday, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores hosted the Owsley County Lady Owls. The Lady Commodores would not be able to shake the Lady Owls throughout the contest, and gave up the win as Owsley County hit a pair of free throws late to take... Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:45:35 EST Hazard’s Jones signs with UPike http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151897060/Hazards-Jones-signs-with-UPike Friday, Feb. 13, Lyndsey Jones, a senior at Hazard High School, signed to play soccer for UPike. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:40:34 EST Wildcats hold off Bearcats to advance http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151896831/Wildcats-hold-off-Bearcats-to-advance On Monday, the Buckhorn Wildcats and the A. B. Combs Bearcats did battle for a spot in the championship game of the 8th grade Perry County tournament. The game went the entire 24 minutes before the outcome was decided. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:30:31 EST East Perry enters finals with big win http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151896966/East-Perry-enters-finals-with-big-win The East Perry Miners and the R. W. Combs Mustangs hooked up in the semifinals of the Perry County 8th grade tournament. It would be a rematch of last year's championship game. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:25:31 EST Miners prevail over Mustangs http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151896648/Miners-prevail-over-Mustangs In the first of the 6th grade semifinal games, the East Perry Miners took on the R. W. Combs Mustangs. The Mustangs took the early lead, but could not hold off the Miners as they prevailed for the 32-24 win. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:20:31 EST Bearcats roll into finals http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151896747/Bearcats-roll-into-finals The A. B. Combs Bearcats and the Viper Hornets battled it out for the final spot in the 6th grade county tournament championship game. The Bearcats left little doubt who that team would be as they rolled over the Hornets in the second semifinal... Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:15:31 EST Buckhorn cages Lions in Blank Classic http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151754571/Buckhorn-cages-Lions-in-Blank-Classic The Buckhorn Lady Wildcats took part in the first Scott Blank Classic over the weekend. The Lady Wildcats took on the Lady Lions of Cordia. The Lady Wildcats had their way with the Lady Lions as they caged their opponent 56-22. Mon, 9 Feb 2015 16:55:31 EST Elementary wrestling regional results http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151759427/Elementary-wrestling-regional-results Perry County crowned two regional champions Sunday at Pike Central, had three region runners-up and one third place grappler. Mon, 9 Feb 2015 16:50:31 EST Wildcats stop Engineers http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151759131/Wildcats-stop-Engineers Early last week, the Buckhorn Wildcats took on the Estill County Engineers. The game was tight early, but a strong push midway through put the Wildcats on top. Buckhorn would then have to stop a late charge by Estill County to pull out the 65-52... Mon, 9 Feb 2015 16:35:31 EST Buckhorn rolls over Riverside in Blank opener http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151754311/Buckhorn-rolls-over-Riverside-in-Blank-opener The Buckhorn Wildcats hosted their first Scott Blank Classic this weekend. One of the teams scheduled to appear had to pull out of the competition, and the Wildcats took their place, taking on the Riverside Rams in the early session. Mon, 9 Feb 2015 16:30:32 EST