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2015-16 14th Region Rankings Week 5

By All State Baseball - 1.Leslie County (10-3): Leslie County started the season off good, picking up a win over region favorite Knott Central as they stormed out to a 9-1 record before falling. The Lady Eagles have went 1-2 in their last 3 games. Leslie County is getting good production out of senior forward Madisyn Combs who avarges 14 points and 5 boards a game and is shooting 36% from long range. Leslie County will return to action Thursday night as they host Clay County. 2.Knott County Central (9-5): Despite an early season loss to #1 Leslie County, the Lady Patriots would rally off 5 straight wins to... Read More →

2015-16 14th Region Rankings Week 5

By All State Baseball - 1.Perry County Central (10-3): No surprise that the Commodores are still #1 in the 14th region this week. Perry Central played some tough competition over Christmas break going 2-2 in the Traditional Bank Holiday Classic at Lexington Catholic. The Commodores went 2-2 with wins over Danville 55-50, Caverna 70-61 and losses to Lawrence County (the same team that the Dores’ will meet next Wednesday (January 6th) in the WYMT. The Commodores also went toe-to-toe with tournament champion, Paul Dunbar but falling to the Bulldogs 53-43. This was Dunbar’s closest game in the entire tourney. ... Read More →

Lawnboy's 9th Region/NKY Preview

By Lawnboy13 - It's been a New Year's Day tradition of mine for the past 3 or 4 years, and will continue today with "MY" 9th Region/NKY Softball Preview. This year, lets take a look at all the teams, before I rank them. Going to start with the small schools division and work up to the big dogs. (In parentheses are the players 2015 awards, many are multi-year award winners). Division III Bellevue Tigers - Unfortunately for the Lady Tigers, they will be under the direction of their 5th head coach in as many years. They do return a few good athletes in Jr. Linzie Murphy & So. Regan Atwood, and... Read More →

12th Region Rankings/December Review 1/1/16

By SHS Future - 12th Region December in Review We have now completed one month in the 2015-16 basketball season and it has not been one to disappoint. The holiday tournaments have come to an end and we have learned the 12th Region has a solid group of teams that can compete with any region across the state. Mercer County has staked their claim as the number one team in not only the 12th Region but as one of the best team in the state after completing an undefeated month of basketball. Southwestern wins the Lake Cumberland Holiday Hoops Classic against some good competition. Plus, the 45th District looks... Read More →

Inside the 15th Region (12-28-15)

By 15th Region - Overview: Week 4 marks the half way point of the Holiday season tournament barrage. We saw some shake up in the rankings but as of now we have 1 clear favorite in Lawrence County and 3 strong contenders in Magoffin County, South Floyd, and Johnson Central. There is no doubt the 15th Region will go through Louisa this season as teams look to close the gap on the Bulldogs. Lets see how the rankings shake out post Christmas. 1. Lawrence County (10-2) – Lawrence County is still the team to beat in the 15th Region and its dosent look like that will change anytime soon. In week 4 the... Read More →

Region 1 Rankings (Week 4)

By silo11 - Remember these rankings will be based on current play and not just the record or one good/bad game. No big changes from last week although McCracken Co is pushing to take over the no. 2 spot. Here are the rankings as of 12/28/15. 1. Paducah Tilghman (9-0) The Blue Tornadoes continued their undefeated season with an overwhelming win at Warren East. Right now they have 5 players averaging 10 ppg or more with Devon Hart leading the way with 15.1 ppg. 2. Murray (9-3) Murray is just holding on to the 2nd place ranking in region 1 after losing their last two games by a total of 7 points. ... Read More →

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 →