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BluegrassPreps.com 1st Region Week 11 in Review & Rankings

By silo11 - BluegrassPreps.com 1st Region Boys Basketball Review Week 10 There are 4 legit teams that can win Region 1 and make a splash at Rupp. 2 of those teams have separated themselves from the field, Mayfield and McCracken County. That is not saying someone else won’t win the region, but those two teams are playing very well. They have only lost 3 games between the two of them in 2018. Paducah Tilghman and Graves both have the talent to win the region tournament but need to improve play in order to do so. Fulton County has been playing great basketball lately and moved up to number 6 in the... Read More →


Bluegrasspreps.com Inside the 14th Region Week 11 Re-Cap

By All State Baseball - 1. Knott County Central (23-5): The Patriots continued to roll last week, picking up 3 straight wins on 3 straight days, all by double figures. Knott Central defeated Buckhorn 74-62, June Buchanan 76-33 and Sheldon Clark 82-58. The Patriots have 1 lone game this week, the last one for the 2017/18 regular season and it’son the road at region foe, Hazard. 2. Perry County Central (16-6): The Commodores picked up 3 wins last week but they weren’t easy, they had to work for them. Perry Central would repeat it’s earlier season win over Hazard with another win over the Bulldogs 61-59. Perry... Read More →


Bluegrasspreps.com 2018 - Inside the 8th Region 2-12-18

By ColonelMike - My apologies for the tardiness of this ranking....but we head into the final week of the regular season with the top 3 still firmly in the top 3 spots that they've held for a while.... 1 Walton-Verona (22-5) Last week: #1 The preseason number one remains in that spot this week after a pretty easy week last week. The Bearcats blasted Lloyd Memorial 72-33, and slammed St. Henry, 80-51 last week. Walton hit 50% or more in both games, and got - as usual - two sterling efforts from senior guard Brennan Stanley (15 and 16 points, respectively). Encouraging for the Cats was the fact... Read More →


BluegrassPreps.com 10th Region Week in Review 2-12-18

By mcpapa - This week marks the final week of the regular season, and not much has changed in the rankings. Our number one hasn't lost since 2017, our number two hasn't lost a region game all season, and our 16 and 17 haven't won a 10th region game yet. Let's take a quick look at last week and see how we look with the post-season just around the corner. 1. Clark County (25-3, 12-1 region). Coach Cook's Cardinals extended their streak to 15 with three victories last week. They started out slow in a 15-point win over Madison Southern but pulled away behind 25 from Ryan Cooper and 15 each from Jared... Read More →



BluegrassPreps.com 9th Region Rankings 2/12/18

By MidwestUnited - Prediction for 9th Region Tournament: 33rd District: Cooper (Winner), Boone County (Runner-Up)
 34th District: Dixie Heights (Winner), St. Henry (Runner-Up) 35th District: Covington Catholic (Winner), Holy Cross (Runner-Up) 36th District: Newport Central Catholic (Winner), Newport (Runner-Up)


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BluegrassPreps.com 12th Region Rankings 2/12/18

By SHS Future - 2017-2018 12th Region Weekly Updates It has come down to the last week of regular season basketball in the state of Kentucky. District play is over and the district seeding is complete. Take a look at this week’s rankings in the 12th Region and also the district pairings for the postseason. 12th Region Rankings: 1) Mercer County Titans (21-5) – The Titans won two out of three games last week beating Lincoln County 65-51 and Frankfort 68-61, but lost at Warren Central 59-67. The loss to a good Warren Central team was the first loss Mercer County had since December, ending a 13 game... Read More →


BluegrassPreps.com 11th Region Week 11 Recap and Rankings

By mooremiller31 - The final week of the season is upon us and what a season it has been in the 11th Region. As always with this region we talk about it being one of the top regions in the state along with the 6th and 7th. I believe this year the 11th has been far and away the toughest most competitive region overall in the state. A couple of state championship contenders loom at the top of the rankings followed by a group of 3/4 teams that can beat anyone on any given night. Lets check out what is going on in the 11th Region this week! Team of the Week Madison Central - Not only are the Indians the... Read More →


BluegrassPreps.com 15th Region Week 11 Recap and Rankings (2/12/2018)

By 15th Region - Overview: With just one week to go in the regular season, the 15th Region has seen Pikeville really slip since the loss of Byers, Johnson Central begin to peak at just the right time, Floyd Central continue to be competitive against the toughest schedule in the region, and Belfry remain red hot. This is the first week Pikeville has not been the top team in the region and the first week we have seen multiple buzzer beats decide games. Let’s check out the rankings and what happened in a wild week eleven! Rankings: 1. Shelby Valley (19-7) – The Wildcats continue to roll and after a 3-0... Read More →


Bluegrasspreps.com 3rd Region Rankings 2/12/18

By ApolloFan98 - The District pairings are set for all for districts within the 3rd Region, and if the regular season results are any indication, there should be some great games with great atmospheres. In the 9th, Owensboro will host and take on Apollo. In both pairings, the teams split the regular season games 1-1. The 10th, host Ohio County plays Mclean. They split the regular season games 1-1. Breck County hosts the 11th district and will take on Hancock County, who they split games with in the regular season. Whitesville Trinity hosts the 12th district, and while they are the 1 seed, they went 0-2... Read More →


BluegrassPreps.com 5th Region Weekly Rankings (2/11/18)

By Sportslover32 - 1. John Hardin (21-7): The Bulldogs went 2 and 1 this week, and the one loss was to a top 5 team in the state. They beat Bardstown 93-65, beat Grayson County 85-55, and lost to Butler at Warren Central 56-50. John has continued to play very good ball lately, and how competitive the Butler game was shows that. Senior Malik Wright led them with 17 points versus Bardstown. They will play the winner of North Hardin and Fort Knox in the district tourney. 2. Larue County (23-2): Larue has continued to do nothing but win games, as they won both games this week. They beat Nelson County at Nelson... Read More →


BluegrassPreps.com 16th Region Ranking and Review (Week ending 2/11/18)

By 24Bricks - 16th Region Basketball in Review True to form, the region was unpredictable at best this week. Ashland fell to out-of-region Mason County. West Carter, Fairview and Menifee County all ranked in the bottom tier of the region picked up unexpected wins. The district tournaments are on the horizon and the outcome of each is still very much a toss up with the exception of, maybe, the 64th. The final week won’t alter the post season matchups, but will provide one last glimpse at the current state of each of the teams. 1. Ashland (20-3) – Surprisingly, the Tomcats only game over the week... Read More →


BluegrassPreps.com Seventh Region update and rankings - 2/12/18

By Smallhoops - As we enter the last week of the regular season, most people are looking ahead to the post-season; the district tournament match-ups are set and the Seventh Region tournament promises to once again produce some outstanding basketball. But in addition to getting ready for the post-season, several teams have goals they are still chasing. Some have 20-win seasons within reach; some have 10-win seasons within reach; some have winning seasons on the line. Unfortunately, some seem ready for the season to be over. In addition to team goals, there are individual goals and honors in play. ... Read More →


BluegrassPreps.com 4th Region Weekly Rankings (2/11/18)

By DragonFire - Fourth Region Rankings 1) Warren Central (24-3) - 2/6 84-59 W #12 Russellville, 2/9 65-56 W #8 Greenwood, 2/10 67-59 W Mercer County Previous Rank: 1 This Week: 2/13 at #15 Allen County-Scottsville, 2/16 at LaRue County The Dragons are out to their best record at this point since the 2002/03 season, continuing their strong response to the loss to Bowling Green in late January. They've won six in a row, clinching a tie for #1 in the 14th District the day before one of their most impressive wins of the year, a home victory over BGP Top 20 Mercer County. That's a potential Sweet 16... Read More →


Football Coaches' Clinics in the 21st Century

By ChiefSmoke - When I was a little kid, a recurring event on the calendar every winter was that my Dad would be gone a few days to THE clinic. I think the first clinics were the Kodak Coach of the Year Clinics that he attended in the early 70s. Usually, he attended that clinic and one that would be hosted by the University of Kentucky during their spring practice. When I was a young coach, I was excited to finally attend THE clinic which was held annually at the Galt House in Louisville. Many of the big names in college football would speak at that clinic. And, in my Dad's era, if you were not... Read More →


Bluegrasspreps.com Inside the 14th Region Re-Cap Week 10

By All State Baseball - 1. Knott County Central (20-5): The Patriots picked up 4 big wins last week, all within the region. Knott Central got things started off with a 73-57 win over former coach and visiting Powell County Pirates. The Patriots would return to action the very next night, hosting Cordia in a big district game, winning 54-48 over the Lions. Knott Central would also win their next two games on back to back nights as well, defeating Perry Central 80-70 and Wolfe County (2nd time this season) 66-45. The Patriots will have 3 straight games this week, hosting Buckhorn tonight, June Buchanan tomorrow and on... Read More →


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