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5th Region Rankings (Week 6)

By ACfan4 - 5th Region Rankings (1-10-16) 1. North Hardin (15-4)- North Hardin remains atop the rankings picking up 2 huge wins this past week over Louisville Central 65-51, and Central Hardin 42-41 as well as a win over Fort Knox. They next get Etown in a tune up for a big time game against Taylor County on Thursday. 2. Bardstown (10-4)- Bardstown moves to the #2 spot for the first time this season, as they continued their hot streak this past week picking up wins over Casey County, Washington County and Nelson County. They next play Bethlehem in another district matchup. 3. Taylor Co. (7-7)-... Read More →

2015-16 14th Region Rankings Week 6

By All State Baseball - 1.Perry County Central (13-3): The Commodores win the 2016 WYMT Mountain Classic. Perry Central was one of several teams that participated in the annual Mountain Classic. Perry Central would open up with Lawrence County, a team that had beaten them just a week or two before, this time around it was the Commodores defeating Lawrence County 83-72, with the win, The Commodores would move on to face 13th region powerhouse, Clay County, another game and another double digit win for the Commodores as they move on with a 79-68 victory over the Tigers. Perry Central would meet Harlan County in the... Read More →

2015 Football Team

By Ram - Continuing our tradition of leadership in Kentucky high school sports information, news and discussion, announces our Thirteenth annual Football Team. Each year, honors the state's top 36 players. The football team honors the 12 best offensive and 12 best defensive players. Unique to The football team is the special recognition of 12 additional players. These players have demonstrated the exceptional athletic ability that embodies the spirit of high school football. OFFENSE QB... Read More →

7th Region Rankings (1/4)

By ball_coach_4 - Rankings as of 1/4/16 for the 7th Region (Last ranking in parentheses ()): 1. Trinity (13-2) (1) No longer unbeaten, Trinity still cemented itself atop the 7th again with impressive showings to runner-up finishes in the King of the Bluegrass and the Traditional Bank Holiday Classic tourneys. Along the way (since the last rankings), they notched wins against Bullitt East, Lawrence, County, Henry Clay, Lexington Catholic, and also against Apollo at the First Security New Year’s Bash. Their only losses were to Brentwood Academy (TN) and Lexington Dunbar in the championship games of those... Read More →

13th Region Girls Rankings Jan. 4 - Jan. 11, 2016

By Les - 1. Harlan (12-1 overall, 5-0 against 13th Region competition) — The Lady Green Dragons are winners of four in a row after capturing the Lady Bulldog Holiday Classic. 2. Harlan County (10-5, 6-1) — The Lady Black Bears are 3-3 during their past six games, but they still manage to move up a spot, thanks to North Laurel’s recent struggles. 3. North Laurel (7-5, 2-1) — The Lady Jaguars had dropped two in a row before reeling off four straight wins, including a 68-39 victory over Jackson County Saturday. 4. Bell County (8-4, 1-2) — The Lady Bobcats won the Anderson County Christmas... Read More →

Inside the 9th Region 1/4

By Walter - The first month of 9th region hoops is in the books and while there are still questions as far as rankings go, we have a much better idea where teams stand after the first few weeks of play. Let's take a look at this week's rankings and review the final week of 2015 action in the 9th region. 1. Covington Catholic (9-4) The Colonels remain in the top spot after finishing runner up in Sarasota, Florida at the Suncoast Holiday Classic with a 68-43 loss to host Riverview, which features three Division 1 prospects and a #1 ranking in the large school division in the Sunshine State. How did... Read More →

Region 1 Rankings (1/4/16 Week 5)

By silo11 - Remember these rankings will be based on current play and not just the record or one good/bad game. St. Mary's made a move up over the holidays Here are the rankings as of 1/4/16. 1. Paducah Tilghman (9-2) The Blue Tornadoes suffered their first losses of the season to St. X and Doss at the Meijer Holiday Classic. Both are good teams and give a good idea of where Paducah Tilghman stands in the state. They had cracked the top 20 in the BGP rankings, but after the two losses will most likely drop out and will need to earn their way back in. They have the talent to do so. Huge game at... Read More →

Inside the 15th Region (1-4-16)

By 15th Region - Overview: Lawrence County is still the favorite, Magoffin County took a step back, and Johnson Central and Pike Central seem to be on an upward trend after 5 weeks of play. All A play and a few key “in region” match-up’s make for a great week of basketball in the 15th Region. Let’s see how the rankings have changed. 1. Lawrence County (14-2) – The Bulldogs continued to roll in Week 5, picking up 4 more wins against quality competition (4-0 for the week). Lawrence County’s 13 games in 16 days brutal stretch has come to an end, but the competition will still be stiff as they head to the... Read More →

2015/2016 6th Region 1-4-2016 Rankings

By Jesse James - 6th Region girls report for January 4th, 2016 The first half of the season is behind us already and there are only a couple of changes in the rankings for the region. The top stays close to the same with 4 or 5 teams that have at least a slim chance to represent the region in Northern Kentucky. The upcoming schedules, including the Louisville Invitational Tournament will help to further sort out the contenders. Let’s hope all teams get healthy and put their best foot forward down the stretch. Now is when it really starts to get exciting!!! 1. Butler Bearettes (9-3) Butler... Read More →

3rd Region Rankings (1/4/16)

By ApolloFan98 - Now that the holiday tournaments are over, the second half of the season is about to get underway. Through the first month of the season, things are just as muddy as they were weeks ago. If these rankings were done like the Litkenhaus ratings there would likely be a tenth of a point separating teams two through ten.... 1.Meade Co(12-2 SAME) - Meade picked up 2 wins at South Oldham(Jeffersontown & Mason Co) before falling in the championship game to host S Oldham. Through the first half of the season, the Waves have 4 players averaging double figures in scoring(Durbin & Hackert 14,... Read More →

8th Region Christmas Break Re-cap

By 8th Region Warrior - Instead of doing last week over the Christmas Break, I took in as much basketball as one person can take, BUT it is one of my favorite times of the year especially in Kentucky where we have some quality Christmas Tourney's. After these first 3 teams, you can almost guarantee that you would have a hard time picking the 3-8 teams. Anyone can get hot and be dangerous come tourney time. 1A. Owen County- Not a lot has changed in my opinion with this team. I would say Carson is the front runner for Mr. Basketball and deservedly so. Guards have improved and Dunaway looks more comfortable. ... Read More →

6th Region Rankings (Week 5) 1/3/2016

By GoHardITP - 6th Region Rankings (1/3/16) 1) Bullitt East (11-2)- BE did well out in a Holiday Tourney in CA finishing 2-1 after losing their first game in overtime. They play back to back games at the end of the week against District foes, Fern Creek & Whitefield. 2) Pleasure Ridge Park (8-3)- PRP also went 2-1 at their out of state Holiday tourney in FL. PRP has 3 regional games this week including an interesting match up versus North Bullitt on Saturday. 3) Fern Creek (8-4)- The Tigers went 2-0 with easy victories down in Mayfield, KY. The Tigers have 3 games this week including 2... Read More →

Inside the 4th Region (1/3/16)

By DragonFire - Fourth Region Rankings 1) Bowling Green (11-2) - 12/28 79-32 W West Creek (TN), 12/29 60-57 W Doss, 12/30 71-52 W St. X, 1/2 60-53 W #10 South Warren Previous Rank: 1 This Week: 1/5 vs. #2 Barren County, 1/8 vs. #9 Greenwood The Purples won their own holiday tournament, including a pair of wins over Louisville schools. The Doss win was impressive in particular, as the Purples trailed most of the game, but closed strong. We get the measuring stick game we've been waiting for when they host Barren County, though the Purples will remain big favorites. 2) Barren County (12-2) -... Read More →

2015-16 10th Region Rankings Week 5

By All State Baseball - 1.Mason County (12-1): The Lady Royals continue to dominate their opponents. Mason County participated in and won the Central Lady Yellowjackets Classic at Louisville Central. Mason County averaged 67 points a game in the tournament while holding their opponents to just 24 points a game. Mason County enters district and region play in the coming weeks but for now they will play Covington Holmes at Holmes on Wednesday. 2.Campbell County (9-3): The Lady Camels had their 8 game win streak snapped in the Bragging rights classic in Ohio as they fell to Homewood-Flossmoor IL and Huber Heights... Read More →

11th Region Notebook for the week of January 4th

By Wildcatfan25 - Team of the Week: Dunbar – Winners of 5 in a row to take the Championship of the Traditional Bank Classic at Lexington Catholic last week. Avenged an earlier loss to Trinity in the title game of the tournament. Player of the Week: Darius Williams, Dunbar – MVP of the Traditional Bank Classic. Season averages up to 17.4 PPG and 4.2 RPG. Team Rankings 1. Dunbar – Reclaim the top spot with the Traditional Bank win. Sit at 13-2 with home dates against Madison Central and LCA this week. 2. Henry Clay – Winners of 9 out of their last 10 and sitting at 13-2 on the season. Cupcake... Read More →