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Inside the 13th Region (2/18/14)

By Les - Player of the Week Tyler McDaniel, Clay County - Believe it or not, this is only the second time this season McDaniel has been tagged as my Player of the Week. You gotta give him props this week by coming up big in 49th District games. He scored 21 points during Clay County’s rout of North Laurel, and followed with a 19-point effort during the Tigers’ 68-60 come from behind win over Jackson County Friday. District Tournament Seeding Picture 49th District 1. Clay County 5-0 2. Jackson County 4-1 3. North Laurel 2-4 4. Oneida Baptist 1-6 Read More →


Inside the 12th Region (2/17/14)

By PurplePride92 - 12th Region Rankings: 1. Wayne County: Wayne County went 4-1 since our last notebook as they had their first loss at the hands of Montgomery County. They now sit at 25-1 overall and are the #1 seed in the 48th District. They have defeated Clinton County, McCreary Central, Knott County Central and Somerset since the last notebook. 2. Lincoln County: Read More →


Inside the 7th Region (2/17/14)

By Getslow - Players of the Week Ashanti Burgess, St. Xavier Burgess had a solid, 13-point game to start out the week in the Tigers' 72-62 win over Louisville Holy Cross on Tuesday night. He followed that up by pouring a career-high 32 points, including five three-point shots, in Saturday's win over Fern Creek. P.J. Scott, Male The Bulldogs have suffered a rough season -- to say the least -- but Sunday may have provided the bright spot that gives hope for the future. Scott scored 18 points on five threes to lead Male past archrival DuPont Manual on Sunday. That followed up an outstanding 25-point... Read More →


Inside 14th Region (2/17/14)

By All State Baseball - 1. Knott County Central (19-6): The Patriots showed that they are still the team to beat in the 14th region with a 77-60 win over #2 Perry County Central last week. Upcoming games: vs. Shelby Valley 2/20 2. Perry County Central (19-6): The Commodores went 1-1 last week including a big 14th region matchup with Knott County Central. The Commodores defeated Knox Central 63-60 in an OT thriller. Knott Central, however would get the best of the Commodores to prove that Knott is still #1 and Perry #2. The week doesn’t get any easier for the Commodores. Upcoming games: vs. Jackson... Read More →



Inside the 4th Region (2/17/14)

By DragonFire - Fourth Region Top 10 1) Warren Central (20-4) - 2/11 96-62 W at Russellville, 2/14 71-57 W #10 Greenwood, 2/15 74-73 W at Elizabethtown Previous Rank: 1 This Week: 2/18 vs. Allen County-Scottsville, 2/20 at John Hardin 2) Bowling Green (20-6) - 2/10 96-59 W Logan County, 2/11 56-69 L at Owensboro, 2/14 80-65 W Warren East Previous Rank: 2 This Week: 2/18 at Russellville, 2/20 vs. Henderson County 3) Clinton County (19-7) - 2/14 79-44 W #7 Monroe County, 2/15 49-48 W at South Laurel Read More →


Inside the 10th Region (2/17/14)

By Randy Parker - Augusta wins a pair Brent Bach & the Panthers were in action twice this past week. Augusta hosted upstart Robertson County in the Panthers Den on Monday night. The Black Devils entered the game having won 9 of their previous 10, but were sent back to Mt. Olivet with a 64-50 loss. Bach was outstanding, scoring 38 points & grabbing 11 boards, hitting 17-22 FG's for the game. Sophomore forward Camryn Snapp also had a double-double with 14 points & 12 boards. Twenty-four hours later Augusta hosted its chief rival Bracken County. The Polar Bears started hot, holding a 27-14 lead in the... Read More →


Inside 15th Region (2/17/14)

By All State Baseball - 1. Johnson Central (17-6): The Golden Eagles continued to show why they are the dominant team in the 15th region by clobbering Pike County Central 65-27 last week. Braxton Blair led the Golden Eagles with 18. Shane Hall added 12 points, 7 boards, 2 asst, 2 steals, 1 block, 3 dunks. Shane Hall got his 200th career dunk in only 16 minutes of playing time. Johnson Central has a very good chance to be on a 8 game win streak rolling into the district tournament, they are currently on a 5 game win streak. Upcoming games: vs. Ashland 2/17, @ Pikeville 2/18, @ Prestonsburg 2/20 2. Betsy... Read More →


Inside the 11th Region (2/16/14)

By JokersWild24 - INTRODUCTION: RECAP: Another week, some more big games, but also more cancellations. It's tournament time, and teams are starting to separate themselves from the pack. I've tried to include some analysis of each team, including what they'll have to do in tournament play, in my rankings. Scott County justified my ranking them on a tier by themselves with a spanking of Lex Cath on the same day that the Trinity team they beat last weekend handled Lafayette. Lexington Catholic is starting to slide, and occupy a tier of their own this week. There is yet another jumble in the middle with a... Read More →


Inside the 9th Region (2/16/14)

By Walter - Another week of 9th region basketball is in the books and we learned a lot this past week as far as the top teams in the region go. With district play being right around the corner, we take a look at the rankings and recap this past week's action heading in to the final week of the regular season. 9th Region Top 10 1. Newport Central Catholic (24-3) Why: The Breds went 2-0 this week. Newcath 62 Bellevue 27 12 Newcath players got in the box score, led by Jake Schulte's 19 points in the blow out win. Ben Weyer was the second leading scorer for the Breds with 7 points. Read More →


Inside 3rd Region (2/16/14)

By All State Baseball - 1. Apollo (19-5): The Eagles continued to show why they are the top team in the third region with an 80-71 overtime win last week against Hancock County. The Eagles improved to 9-1 in their region. Upcoming games: vs. Madisonville North-Hopkins 2/18, vs. Daviess County 2/25 (District Tourney) 2. Owensboro (16-8): Owensboro picked up another win last week, to inch closer to Apollo, who sits at #1. The Red Devils defeated Bowling Green 69-59 to improve to 16-8. One thing’s for sure the remaining games on the Devils schedule won’t be easy tasks. Upcoming games: @ Hopkinsville... Read More →


Inside 15th Region (2/10/14)

By All State Baseball - 1. Johnson Central (16-6): The Golden Eagles continued to show why they are the top team in the 15th region last week when they won 4 straight games. The Golden Eagles got things started when they defeated Lawrence County 54-32. They had defeated the Bulldogs 69-65 earlier in the year. Shane Hall sit out this game due to the flu. Johnson Central would win their next three games, all came on back to back to back days. They defeated Paintsville 78-55. Johnson Central had 3 players that had 14 points each, Shane Hall, Kyle Gullett, Slade McPeek. Shane Hall also had 2 assist, 2 blocks, 1... Read More →


Inside 3rd Region (2/10/14)

By All State Baseball - 1. Apollo (18-4): Apollo continues to reign supreme on the 3rd region. Apollo currently sits at 7-1 in the region splitting with region favorite Owensboro. The Eagles picked up two good wins last week, defeating Owensboro 79-75, which topped the loss earlier in the year to Owensboro 71-68. The Eagles had four different players to have double-doubles. Coach Sergeant and the Eagles would repeat the victory the very next day when they defeated Owensboro Catholic. Upcoming games: @ Henderson County 2/11, @ Hancock County 2/13, @ Meade County 2/14, vs. MNH 2/18 Read More →


Inside the 13th Region (2-10-14)

By Les - Player of the Week Chad Marsee, Knox Central - What a week the sophomore center had for the Panthers. Marsee dominated the action against both Whitley County and Jackson County this past week, recording a double-double in each game. He scored 20 points and 12 rebounds during Knox rCentral's 70-46 win over Whitley County, and he turned in an even better game a couple of days later against red-hot Jackson County. Marsee established himself as the region's best big man by scoring 20 points while pulling down 14 boards against the Generals. Not too bad of a week, huh? History being... Read More →


Inside the 4th Region (2/10/14)

By DragonFire - Fourth Region Top 10 1) Warren Central (17-4) - 2/7 73-29 W #9 Warren East Previous Rank: 1 This Week: 2/11 at Russellville, 2/14 vs. #10 Greenwood, 2/15 at Elizabethtown 2) Bowling Green (18-5) - 2/4 55-54 2OT W #10 South Warren, 2/8 72-56 W at Greenwood Previous Rank: 2 This Week: 2/10 vs. Logan County, 2/11 at Owensboro, 2/14 vs. Warren East 3) Clinton County (17-7) - 2/4 53-68 L at Wayne County, 2/6 84-62 W Caverna Read More →


Inside the 10th Region (2/10/14)

By Randy Parker - Montgomery goes 3-0, becomes first team to beat Wayne After some lackluster performances in their previous three games, Jason Holland's Indians were impressive in three wins this past week. On Thursday night Bryan Wallace scored 17 points & dished out 8 assists as MoCo rolled past visiting Augusta 89-59. Two nights later the Indians put a similar pounding during a visit to North Hardin, coming home with an 86-60 win. But the icing on the cake was undoubtedly Montgomery's home win over Kentucky's only unbeaten team: Wayne County. The 10th ranked team in the state had to battle from... Read More →


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