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2014 16th Region All A Tournament Preview

By spindoc - It's time once again for the All-A tournament and the time of year that the small schools get a shot at a separate title all of their own. The 16th region should be a barn burner this year with no clear favorite. Those brackets can be seen on this link: So, let's start this off with a look at first round matchups All 3 games will be played at different venues on Saturday Jan. 18th at 7:30. Morgan County @ Fairview The Eagles have struggled early with the regions worst record. 1-8 on the season and averaging 53 points a game, yet yielding 58 per contest is not the way Coach... Read More →

2014 10th Region Class A Tournament Preview

By Randy Parker - 2014 10th Region Class A Tournament Preview NKU's Regents Hall is the site for this year's 10th Region Class A Tournament, which gets underway with a play-in game on Friday, January 10th & concludes with the championship game exactly one week later. Mike Code's Bishop Brossart Mustangs are the clear-cut favorite to cut down the nets for a 5th consecutive year. As of this writing the 'Stangs have 14 wins out of 15 tries & will likely have earned their 15th win by the time they take the court Saturday at noon. Ranked #2 in the 10th Region rankings all year long, and knocking on the door... Read More →

Inside The 11th Region (1/7/13)

By JokersWild24 - INTRODUCTION: Greetings all. It’s a new week, but more importantly, a new year, so, first and foremost, a warm welcome to 2014 from all of the gang here at Sorry this is coming a day late. As some of you know, I accompanied the girlfriend on a trip to Disney World this week. The trip ended with me stuck in a weather delay at the Atlanta airport and not arriving home that night until a time when my body clock was at 3:30 a.m. or so. Oddly enough, the explanation for the delay was that it was so cold that the fuel pumps weren't operating correctly. Anyway, let’s start... Read More →

Inside the 4th Region (1/7/14)

By DragonFire - Fourth Region Top 10 1) Warren Central (7-4) - 1/4 47-62 L Bryan Station (at Central Hardin) Previous Rank: 1 This Week: 1/10 at #6 Warren East, 1/11 at #7 Barren County 2) Bowling Green (10-3) - 1/3 64-43 W at #8 South Warren, 1/4 44-53 L John Hardin (at Central Hardin) Previous Rank: 2 This Week: 1/10 vs. #8 Greenwood Read More →

Inside the 13th Region 1-6-13

By Les - Player of the Week Jordan Fox, Jackson County Fox continues to make a push for 13th Region Player of the Year after turning in three solid efforts during this past week's Cumberland Falls Invitational. His 22-point, five rebound effort against Corbin allowed him to grab these week's top honors, just ahead of Corbin eighth grader Andrew Taylor. Watch out for the Jackson County Generals There very well could be a new No. 1 ranked team in the 13th Region after today's game (cancelled) between top-ranked Clay County and Jackson County today. The Generals are coming off one of their best... Read More →

Inside the 10th Region (1-6-14)

By Randy Parker - We're going a different direction with "Inside the 10th Region" this week. Rather than recap the week that was, we're going to provide our mid-season All 10th Region teams, as well as give you our newly released 10th Region Rankings. And this week, we're ranking the entire Region as opposed to just the Top 10 teams. 1st Team All 10th Region (Mid-Season) Brent Bach - 6'1" Sr. Augusta (Panthers have struggled of late, but Bach has been outstanding all year) Alex Trentman - 6'7" Sr. Bishop Brossart (Versatile big man averaging 19.9 ppg & 7.9 rpg) Bryan Wallace - 6'0 Sr. Montgomery... Read More →

Inside the 15th Region (1-5-14)

By All State Baseball - 1.Pikeville 84, Belfry 62: After losing their first seven games of the season, Pikeville has now won 2 of their last 5 coming into this game. Belfry on the other hand came into the contest on a 1 game win streak and won 2 of their last 5. This game wouldn’t close as Pikeville jumped out early and took a 22-9 led into the second quarter and wouldn’t look back as they went on to defeat the Pirates 84-62. Garrett Fannin led Belfry with 14. Gaige Ray led Pikeville and all scorers with 25. Blaine May added 23. Belfry: 9 – 16 – 19 – 18 --- 62 Pikeville: 22 – 20 – 21 – 21 --- 84 Belfry... Read More →

Inside the 3rd Region (1-5-14)

By All State Baseball - 1.Owensboro and Owensboro Catholic outlasts their opponents: Owensboro gets past Apollo 61-58: In a game that featured two of the top teams in the third region in Owensboro and Apollo, the game would go wire to wire with Owensboro edging the Eagles 61-58 in a thriller. Owensboro Catholic out-duels Daviess County 55-53: Some could call this an upset as Daviess County was 9-2 coming in while Owensboro Catholic was 4-3 coming in. This game, much like Apollo/Owensboro game would go from wire to wire but would only have one winner and that was Owensboro Catholic as they out-dueled... Read More →

Inside the 14th Region (1-5-14)

By All State Baseball - 1.Breathitt County 61, Wolfe County 56: The red-hot Wolfe County Wolves made the trip over to the next county to take on the red-hot Breathitt County Bobcats in a big 55th district showdown. Wolfe County, winners of 8 of their last 10 came in on a 3 game winning streak (won the Powell County tourney)…..Breathitt County, winners of 8 of their last 10 came in winning 1 straight. The game would be close throughout and would go right down to the wire before the Bobcats eventually pulled it out, 61-56. Bradley Lawson led the Wolves with 24. Braxton Whitemore led Breathitt with 25. Wes Noble... Read More →

Inside the 15th Region (1/1/14)

By All State Baseball - 1.Pikeville gets their first wins on the season, goes 2-1 in their own tournament The winless streak is over at Pikeville as the Panthers got their first two wins on the season in their own Pikeville Invitational Tournament. The Panthers got the winning ways going by defeating June Buchanan 55-41 and defeating Letcher County Central 65-58, Pikeville however, would lose to Betsy Layne 64-51. 2.Betsy Layne wins Pikeville Invitational Tournament Betsy Layne made the trip to Pikeville to participate in the annual Pikeville Invitational Tournament. Bobcats got things started with a... Read More →

Inside the 3rd Region (1/1/14)

By All State Baseball - 1.Daviess County and Apollo both improve to 9-2 Daviess County: The Panthers traveled to regional opponent McLean County to participate in McLean County’s holiday tournament. Panthers got off to a good start winning 47-41 over Paducah Tilghman. Daviess would lose their second round game with Waggener 69-54 but they’d bounce back to defeat the host school, McLean County 47-45. Daviess County would come back home to host Hancock County on December 30tt. This game would go the Panthers way as they would roll to a 80-54 victory over Hancock County. Read More →

2014 Newport Central Catholic Preview

By Lawnboy13 - Alright boys and girls it’s that time of the year, so let’s get the fastpitch talk started. And with that said here is the 2014 preview of NewCath fastpitch. Head Coach Denny Barnes and the NewCath Thoroughbreds look to improve upon last season’s 15-14 record that saw the Breds play like “Dr.Jekyll & Mr.Hyde”, so to speak, as the season went along. The Breds played good for a stretch and then just the opposite, it was difficult to explain. However, when it came time for the District Finals the Breds avenged two regular season 4-3 setbacks to Highlands and beat the Birds, 2-1 to claim... Read More →

Inside the 12th Region (1/1/14)

By PurplePride92 - Team Rankings: 1. Wayne County: Wayne County remains at the top of the 12th Region to begin the new year. They sit at 12-0 overall and are 3-0 against 12th Region opponents. They have 12th Region victories over Lincoln County, Southwestern and Casey County. While their out of region schedule may not be the most competitive schedule so far, there hasn't been any reason to not rank Wayne County as the best team in the 12th Region so far. Until someone in the 12th Region can prove otherwise, Wayne County will remain at the top of the 12th Region. Scoreboard Read More →

Inside the 16th Region (1/1/14)

By spindoc - Now that the holiday tournaments are over let's look at the state of the 16th 1. How about the surprising Elliott County Lions? Leading the region with 9 wins, they went 2-1 in both tournaments they played in. They beat Greenup in the Our Lady of Bellefonte Classic at Greenup and host South Point (OH) as they come home and look to be the first to double digit wins. They've posted no stats on the KHSAA site. 2. Morgan County has gotten off to a solid start, also going 2-1 in their holiday tourney in Pikeville. They return to action Friday at home as they host Greenup. And no stats... Read More →

Inside The 14th Region (1/1/14)

By All State Baseball - 1.Patriots go 2-2 in Republic Bank Classic @ Lexington Catholic Knott County Central made the trip to Lexington Catholic to participate in the annual republic bank holiday classic. Knott County Central got things started in the first round by demolishing Henry Clay 74-44. Evan Hall led the Patriots with 24 points while Tennessee commit Camron Justice added 23. Knott County Central would advance to the second round were they met up with NKY Power, Dixie Heights. A back and forth game ended up with Knott County Central winning 54-52. Evan Hall led the Patriots with 22…Camron Jusice added... Read More →