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Inside the 4th Region (12/28/15)

By DragonFire - Fourth Region Rankings 1) Bowling Green (7-2) - 12/21 61-65 L Ballard (at Fairdale), 12/23 78-50 W at Fairdale Previous Rank: 1 This Week: 12/28 vs. West Creek (TN), 12/29-12/30 Meijer Classic, 1/2 vs. #10 South Warren The Purples have suffered a couple of losses in the wake of the injury to G Thomas Booker (4-6 weeks), but are still the best team in the 4th Region. They'll host the Meijer Classic before feasting on a slumping South Warren team. 2) Barren County (9-1) - 12/21 49-56 L at Murray, 12/22 68-51 W Ballard Memorial (at Murray), 12/22 66-54 W Calloway County (at Murray) ... Read More →

3rd Region Rankings (12/28/15)

By ApolloFan98 - Happy Holidays from Western Kentucky. Most teams are on deep road trips this week, as the holiday tournament season is in full swing right now. Here are the last 3rd region rankings of 2015.... 1.Meade Co (10-1 SAME) - The Waves suffered their first loss of the season to undefeated Mercer County last week in the Mercer Co holiday tournament. The Waves got wins over Bourbon Co and Collins before losing the title game to the hosts. Meade plays in the South Oldham holiday tournament this week. 2.Breck Co (8-2 UP 1) - Breck County held serve and won their holiday tournament last week... Read More →

13th Region Rankings Dec. 28 - Jan. 4

By Les - 1. Harlan Lady Green Dragons (9-1 overall) — The Lady Green Dragons did suffer their first loss of the season, a 68-53 decision to Bullitt East, but they responded in fine fashion with wins over Louisville Central and Magoffin County. 2. Harlan County Lady Black Bears (8-2) — The Lady Black Bears are winners of six of their last seven games. 3. North Laurel Lady Jaguars (3-5) — The Lady Jaguars are 1-4 during their last five games, and dropped out of the No. 2 spot for the first time this season. 4. Bell County Lady Bobcats (4-2) — The Lady Bobcats captured the Anderson County... Read More →

13th Region Rankings Dec. 28 - Jan. 4

By Les - 1. Clay County Tigers (9-1 overall) — Clay County faced its toughest opponent of the season during first round action of the Cumberland falls Invitational. They defeated previously unbeaten Franklin Simpson, 85-80, thanks to Trey Farmer’s 35-point scoring effort while Blake Smith added 31. 2. South Laurel Cardinals (6-2) — The Cardinals were off this past week, but did have a success two weeks ago by going 3-0 with wins over Corbin (43-41), Cordia (65-45) and Boyd County (68-49). The Cardinals turned int heir worst performance of the season against Corbin with leading scorer Caleb Taylor... Read More →

10th Region Rankings & Weekly Review (12-28-15)

By Randy Parker - The top 4 teams from our last rankings switch things up, including a new #1, but teams 5-17 remain the same as we prepare to turn the calendar to 2016. #1 - Montgomery County (9-3) Matt Daniel's Indians were impressive in taking the Mike Murphy Classic title last week in Maysville. MoCo drained 12-19 3's in a tournament opening 78-66 win over Simon Kenton. Art Walker scored 22, Brennan Canada 20, and Caswell Fuller 18 to lead Montgomery. In the Tuesday semifinals, the Indians found themselves down to Lawrence County--ranked 18th in the BGP Kentucky poll--by as many as 13 points in... Read More →

5th Region Rankings (Week 4)

By ACfan4 - 5th Region Rankings (12-27-15) 1. North Hardin (8-2)- North Hardin participated in the KOB this past week defeating Ballard and Fern Creek, but losing to Bullitt East. Then they lost to Male in the first round of the Lake Cumberland Holiday Classic which started Sunday. 2. Taylor Co. (4-3)- Taylor Co. played in the KOB this past week defeating Waggener, but losing to Owen Co. and Central. Next they will play against some of the best out of state teams in the Arby's Classic in Tennessee starting Monday. 3. Bardstown (4-3)- Bardstown only won 1 out of 3 games in their own Holiday... Read More →

11th Region Notebook for the week of December 28th

By Wildcatfan25 - Team of the Week: Scott County – At the rate these guys are beating top competition, the Cardinals have become a team I can legitimately see winning the region. They defeated West Jessamine, LCA (for a second time this season) and Eastern to win the Woodford County Invitational. Player of the Week: Isaiah Tisdale, Henry Clay – Led his team to 4 double digit wins at the Berea Invitational. Had 17 points and 12 rebounds in the championship game. Making a strong argument to be the best senior in the 11th. Team Rankings 1. Henry Clay – 4-0 with 4 big wins combined with the Dunbar loss... Read More →

2nd Region Rankings (Dec. 27)

By The Scribe - 10 of the 15 teams in the Second Region will be participating in post-Christmas holiday tournaments all across the Central/Southern United States this week. After a 1-2 finish at the Louisville PRP Panther Classic, Hopkinsville will try and get back on track in one of the toughest holiday tournaments in the Southeast. The Tigers (5-4) will play Baptist Prep (5-4) of Little Rock, Arkansas Monday at 3:30 in the Next Level Hoops Classic at Christ Presbyterian Academy in Nashville. The Tigers will play either Whitehaven, Tenn. (10-1) or Mountain Brook, Ala. (10-2) in the second round. ... Read More →

6th Region Rankings (Week 4) Holiday Week Edition

By GoHardITP - 6th Region Rankings (12/25/16) New rankings reflect the Pre-Christmas Holiday tourneys being completed 1) Bullitt East (9-1)- Solid #1 team. BE continued to win while at the KOB although they did suffer their first loss in the semifinals by losing to Trinity by 3, but followed that with a 10 point victory against North Hardin to finish 3rd in the prestigious event that was deeply loaded with very good basketball teams. 2) Pleasure Ridge Park (6-2)- PRP lost the championship game of their own Rumble at the Ridge to out of state Allatoona, GA. They won 2 big margin victories in their... Read More →

2015-16 15th Region Rankings - Christmas Edition

By All State Baseball - 1.Shelby Valley (8-1): The Lady Wildcats clawed their way to the top of the 15th region this week after winning 8 straight and playing in the Country Music High Way Classic Championship game at Johnson Central High School where they fell to Boyd County 66-61. Shelby Valley will look to regroup as they head to Hazard next week to participate in the Lady Bulldog Classic, where they will open up with 14th region #1 Leslie County. 2.Johnson Central (6-3): After starting the season off 2-2, the Lady Eagles have won 4 of their last 5 games. Johnson Central will head to Daytona Beach Florida... Read More →

2015-16 10th Region Girls Rankings - Christmas Edition

By All State Baseball - 1.Mason County (9-1): Lady Royals had their unbeaten season come to an end in the Traditional Bank Classic at LexCath when they fell 57-48 to Butler. Mason County is still unbeaten in region play, bad thing is, they’ve only played 1 region game. Mason County heads to Louisville Central to participate in the Lady Yellowjacket Classic, they will open up with South Oldham. 2.Campbell County (8-1): The Lady Camels have won 8 straight after starting the season off with a loss. 4 of those 8 wins have came against region opponents. Campbell County will head to Cincinnati OH next week to... Read More →

2015-16 14th Region Rankings Week 4 (Christmas Edition)

By All State Baseball - 1.Leslie County (9-1): Leslie County continued to steam roll over their opponents last week and have won 7 straight. Leslie county will head to Hazard next week to participate in the Lady Bulldog Holiday Classic. They will open up with Shelby Valley. Leslie county continues to win games like this, they might be making their way to Bowling Green in March. 2.Knott County Central (7-3): The Lady Patriots were surprised by an upset when they fell to region foe, Perry County Central 73-72 over in the Berea Holiday Classic. The Lady Patriots will now travel to Hazard to participate in the... Read More →

2015-16 14th Region Rankings Week 4 (Christmas Edition)

By All State Baseball - 1.Perry County Central (8-1): The Commodores continued their hot winning streak, defeating Jackson City by 30, 84-54 then going to Bowling Green and winning the Warren East Holiday Classic beating Monroe County 73-61, Caverna 73-58 and the host school, Warren East in a barn burner 67-66. The Commodores will head to Lexington Catholic this weekend, leading up into early next week to participate in the Traditional Bank Classic. They will await the winner of Paul Laurence Dunbar and Fayette County Georgia. 2.Cordia (3-4): Don’t let the 3-4 record fool you, Cordia is a solid team but... Read More →

The Greatest Current Class Using the 50 Greatest Programs

By ATLCat - The outstanding gchs_uk9 recently did an awesome study where he statistically broke down the 50 Greatest Programs of Kentucky History from a statistical standpoint. You can find that thread here: Using those 50 Teams I thought it would be fun to get a picture of the Historical Significance of all the current classes as the alignment has them today. In told, 49 teams will be applicable as Lynch East Main is the lone closure. Read More →

7th Region Rankings (Updated as of morning of 12/22)

By ball_coach_4 - This is through December 21. I was going to wait until the completion of the KOB, but with the results so far, nothing much will change a team’s ranking much. This week there wasn’t a much of a shift hardly at all in the rankings. Completely different than what I thought would happen. Last week’s ranking in parentheses (). Next Rankings for 7th region will come New Year’s Eve at the completion of the Post-Christmas Tournaments. 1. Trinity (8-0) (1) Still executing at a high rate and playing beautifully as a team. Notched huge wins against Owen Co. and Dunbar in the first two... Read More →