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11th Region Rankings and Recap Week 10

By mooremiller31 - Another exciting week of high quality basketball in the 11th Region. The District tournament picture continues to be clearing up and some big time out of region wins for teams throughout the week. Big games on the horizon this week for some top tier teams. Should be another great week!! Team of the Week - Scott County The Cardinals picked up 3 quality wins this week, including 2 over district foes on the road and another nice win over a top out of region team on a neutral court. Michael Moreno continues his stellar play and the trio of guards are doing what they do. Congrats on the great... Read More →


8th Region Recap Week 10 2/6/17

By 8th Region Warrior - Where has this season gone? It seems as it has moved really quick or I am just getting older. Coaches are tired, players are tired, BUT anticipation of best part of the season is coming up. Everything teams have worked for will be dangling in front of them in two weeks. Throw records out the window, as a new season begins in the Bluegrass state. In the 8th region it is really hard to say who will be playing in Roy Winchester gymnasium. The #2, vs. #3 match-ups in all districts should be great games to watch. Any of those teams can make the journey to Henry County in a couple... Read More →


Inside the 16th Region - Week 10

By All State Baseball - 1.West Carter (18-5): The Comets are rolling. West Carter has won 6 straight and 10 of their last 11. Some of the wins include; crosstown rival, East Carter, @ Elliott County (had been ranked #1 for most of the season), Rowan County and Greenup County. Can West Carter keep this momentum going? 2.Elliott County (17-3): The Lions have countered their two game skid streak with a 2 game win streak. The Lions have defeated both Ashland and Morgan County to get back on track, but the Lions are undefeated in region play no more as they fell to West Carter 73-71 last week. 3.Boyd County... Read More →


2nd Region Ranking/Stat Leaders 2/5/17

By WKY - Ranking Movement Team (Overall Record; Region Record) 1. SAME Henderson County (21-3; 9-0) The Lady Colonels have started their assault on 2nd region foes yet again. Their last 4 wins have been done so in convincing fashion. 62-22 over #7 Lyon County, 65-28 over #9 Hopkins Central, 74-37 over district rival Union County and 74-44 over 3rd region power Muhlenberg County. A few teams in region have managed to keep scoring down and keep it close with the Lady Colonels but no one has truly challenged them to this point. They will play their last 4 games out of region against very high... Read More →



Inside the 4th Region (2/6/17)

By DragonFire - Fourth Region Rankings 1) Bowling Green (22-2) - 1/31 80-37 W #15 South Warren, 2/3 94-32 W #16 Glasgow Previous Rank: 1 This Week: 2/6 at #3 Greenwood, 2/7 vs. Owensboro, 2/10 at #7 Warren East, 2/11 vs. Male After a few weeks in a row with at least one difficult opponent scheduled, this was basically a bye week for the Purples, who throttled two of the worst teams in the region by an average of 52.5 points. Their victory over Glasgow was their largest margin of victory over any opponent since 1999. 2) Franklin-Simpson (19-6) - 1/31 66-81 L at Christian County, 2/3 57-36 W #4... Read More →


A Parent's Guide to Football Camp: This is How we did it

By ChiefSmoke - If you know of a family that would benefit from this information, please share the link below. Thank you- ChiefSmoke This time of year, parents begin to ask me about summer camps for their son. Here is how I handled it when I coached my oldest son, John Combs. He went to three tough camps that worked him hard and helped him improve at the linebacker position. Before his freshman season, he spent 3 days at the UK camp, working with Chuck Smith. Before his sophomore season, he spent three days at the Tennessee camp, working with Sal Sunseri. Prior to his junior year, he spent three days... Read More →


Inside the 14th Region - Week 10

By All State Baseball - 1.Perry County Central (20-7): The Commodores reign supreme on the region. Perry Central has improved their overall record to 20-7 but most importantly, they’ve improved their REGION record to 9-0. 6 of those 9 wins have been by double digits. With just 2 games left, can the Commodores keep this streak going or will Breathitt County hand them their first region loss? But before that game, the Commodores will focus in on Belfry. 2.Knott County Central (16-8): The Patriots have been playing good ball as of late, having won 6 straight before falling @ Perry Central 68-60. The 53rd... Read More →


Inside the 2nd Region - Week 10

By All State Baseball - 1.Hopkinsville (21-4): The Tigers keep on running through opponents, having won 14 straight. 12 of those 14 wins have been by double digits. Big News out of Hoptown: The Tigers picked up a game with nationally ranked #2 Findlay Prep out of Las Vegas NV. Game will take place Feb. 17th at 7 PM at Marshall County High School. 2.Christian County (20-5): Since losing to #1 Hopkinsville back on Jan. 28th, Christian County has rallied for 4 straight wins. 3.University Heights Academy (11-12): After winning 5 straight and 7 of their last 8 games, the UHA Blazers have lost 2 straight. Read More →


Signs: A good one.... and spring football is on the way

By ChiefSmoke - 60268 My good friend Bruce Jones brought back our helmets today from the reconditioner, Capital Varsity. Bruce does a great job making sure our stuff is right when it gets back to us and I really appreciate that about him. As we popped open those boxes and got out our helmets, which always look new when they get back from the reconditioner, I felt like a little kid again. I am thankful that I am getting ready for another season of football. It always takes me back to when I was four years old and my mom took me out to see my Dad one summer afternoon at Boyle County. He and the... Read More →


BluegrassPreps.com Girls' Basketball Feb 2 Wrap Up

By Jesse James - Another great week of high school girls basketball concluded Saturday with #1 Butler proving why they are the #1 team in the Bluegrasspreps.com High School girls ratings. Butler disposed of Christian Academy Louisville Sacred Heart and Male this past week in the LIT to take home the title. Jaelynn Penn from Butler was named Offensive Player of the LIT while Molly Lockhart was named Defensive Player of the Tourney. All Tournament team consisted of : 2018 Molly Lockhart- Butler 2017 Jaeynn Penn - Butler 2017 Lyric Houston- Mercer County 2018 Seygan Robins- Mercer County 2018 Grace... Read More →


National Signing Day '17 - Kentucky High School Recruits

By Colonels_Wear_Blue - I'm not claiming this to be 100% comprehensive, but with National Signing Day winding down to its end, here is a list of the Class of 2017 recruits that I've been able to round up, by high school. BALLARD Carr, Jaylon Kentucky Wesleyan Read More →


Inside the 9th Region (1/31)

By Walter - With three weeks left in the regular season, the top 3 have pretty much remained the same, while one team has emerged a clear 4th best team in the region. Here are this week's rankings. 1. Covington Catholic (20-4) After a bit of an upset loss to South Laurel, the Colonels have won 8 straight and seem to be clicking on all cylinders, despite being without leading scorer CJ Fredrick. This past week the Colonels picked up wins over Campbell County (71-53), Holmes (71-34), and Highlands (75-51). Cole VonHandorf finished with 23, 24, and 27 points in the three wins to not only break the all... Read More →


Inside the 15th Region (1-30-17)

By 15th Region - Overview: The 57th district has been extremely fun this season and week nine did not disappoint. Timmy Dalton and Mason Blair continue to be top 20 in the nation in scoring per max preps. The top of the region is beginning to separate its self from the rest as post season rapidly approaches. Although difficult to do this season, we are back to traditional rankings after nine weeks of play. 1. Johnson Central (17-6) – The Golden Eagles went 3-0 in week nine with wins over Lawrence County, Belfry and Sheldon Clark. In the Lawrence County game, Mason Blair went for a school record 58... Read More →


10th Region Recap and Rankings - 1/30/17

By mcpapa - Last week saw the region's top team's 16-game winning streak snapped and the region's new number 2 take home the All-A hardware. Here we go... 1. Campbell County (20-2, 8-1 region). Coach Russell's squad ran into a buzzsaw at state top-5 Covington Catholic last week, bringing an end to "the streak". Bertsch, Day and Hegyi tallied double figures and hung tough for the better part of three quarters, but CVH and crew were too much. The Camels rallied later on for easy victories over Montgomery County and Bourbon County, with Hegyi and Bertsch again leading the way. Harrison County,... Read More →


Inside the 13th Region (01-30-17)

By Les - 1. South Laurel (19-4 overall, 9-1 vs. 13th Region competition) The defending 13th Region champions remained the hottest team in the region by hammering Corbin on the road Tuesday with an 80-59 victory over the Redhounds. JJ Ramey stepped up and showed why he is one of the top 10 players int he region by leading the way with 32 points while Jared Grubb turned in a 25-point scoring record. The Cardinals are winners of nine in a row, and actually have a better record than last year at this point of the season after defeating Williamsburg Friday. With the losses of Caleb Taylor, Andrew Griffith... Read More →


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