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Inside the 12th Region 1/27/15

By SHS Future - Inside the 12th Region 1/27/15 This is rivalry week once again in the 12th Region. Two of the biggest games of the season take place this Friday night in the towns of Danville and Monticello. The rematch between Lincoln County at Boyle County and Southwestern at Wayne County should be two of the most intense, exciting game thus far this season and should have a playoff atmosphere as district seeding will be on the line. On Friday night you can also find East Jessamine going to Mercer County for a 46th district match-up and Pulaski County traveling to Rockcastle County in the 47th... Read More →

Campbell County guard Dre Jackson committed to Kentucky State

By PrepHoopsKY - 2015 Campbell County guard Dre Jackson committed to Kentucky State a little over a week ago shortly after he picked up an offer from the Thoroughbreds. Dre had other offers from Ohio Valley (WV), Wheeling Jesuit (WV) and Urbana (OH) and St. Leo (FL) was close to offering as well. Dre opened up a bit and said that his visit to the Kentucky State campus really swayed him. ďI chose Kentucky State because when I went up there to visit it felt like home. Everything just seemed right and the atmosphere down there was crazy.Ē He also really liked the coaching staff at Kentucky State, and said... Read More →

Inside 14th Region (1/26/15)

By All State Baseball - The 2014/15 basketball season is coming to an end fast as we have right around a month until we hit the district tournaments, where some teams will advance to regional tournament while otherís season will come to an end. Hereís the recap from the action across the 14th region. Knott County Central keeps their winning streak against Kentucky teams alive Knott County Central continued to show just how dominate they are with 2 more impressive wins. The Patriots defeated Powell County 80-49 and district foe, June Buchanan 85-36 to improve their winning streak to 9 straight games. The... Read More →

Inside 5th Region (1/26/15)

By All State Baseball - 1) Taylor County (18-4): The Cardinals are 13-1 vs. KY teams with the only loss coming to Perry County Central. The Cardinals have won 4 of their last 5 and 8 of their last 10 games. Upcoming Schedule: 1/27 @ Adair County, 1/31 Henderson county (@ Fairdale) 2) Bardstown (11-9): Read More →

Inside 3rd Region (1/26/15)

By All State Baseball - 1) Owensboro (17-2): The Red Devils continue to be impressive by picking up wins over Daviess County and Grayson County to extend their winning streak to 11 straight. Upcoming Schedule: 1/27 @ Madisonville North Hopkins, 1/30 Evansville Bosse IN, 1/31 McLean County 2) Daviess County (14-5): After winning 6 straight, the Panthers have lost 2 in a row. Losses coming to Henderson County and #1 Owensboro Read More →

Inside the 13th Region (1-26-15)

By Les - Folks, itís been one of those weeks in the 13th Region. Yep, weíve had some teams pick up good wins that has left me scratching my head, and some teams dropping loses that did the same. Iíll be the first to admit, this has been, by far, the hardest season Iíve ever had to rank teams. Youíve got teams that, when healthy, are very, very good. Then you have teams that have set their star player, and suffer a key loss, only to come back and get a huge road win. Yep, those are just a few examples on why this has been so hard to decide to put which team where in my rankings. But with that said,... Read More →

Inside the 10th Region (1-26-15)

By Randy Parker - Greyhounds win 3 Terence Brooks' Paris team won all 3 contests this past week. The Hounds shot nearly 55% from the floor in a Tuesday night 77-60 road win against Bracken County. Balance was key for Paris, with 4 players reaching double figures. Koebe Garrard and Jekobi Wells both had 16, while Wan Dumphord had 14 and James Clark 13. Paris stayed at home for 2 games over the weekend, starting with a Friday night 80-35 whipping of Nicholas County. A pair of Greyhounds earned double-doubles: Garrard finished with 20 points & 14 rebounds and senior big man William O'Bryan had 10 points &... Read More →

Inside the 6th Region (1/26/15)

By GoHardITP - The past week really showed how crazy this season has been. It is almost impossible to rank or analyze teams because the performance from one game to the next for most teams is just so unpredictable. The last week saw the #1 ranked 6th region team blow out two teams and get blown out themselves in a third game during the week. That is just an example, many teams had key games that left you scratching your head. So here goes the new rankings: Top 10 1.) Doss After a 2-1 week, Doss is now 17-4 and still undefeated in the region at 8-0. After two lop sided victories, a late addition... Read More →

Inside the 16th Region 1/26/15

By GB32 - Top 10 1. Rowan County (15-5) The Vikings split last week with a closer than expected win over improving Russell and a blowout loss to Clark County. Justin Graham continues to be the star for the team as teams key on Ryne Callahan. A tough week looms for the Vikings as Greenup County visits Morehead and they travel to Mason County Friday. 1A. Boyd County (16-3) Poor foul shooting plagued the Lions in their double overtime loss to nemesis Lewis County. Connor Gauze poured in 29 points in a bounce back win over Ashland Friday night. The Lions host Russell Tuesday and travel to 11th region... Read More →

Inside the 8th Region 1-25-15

By ColonelMike - All - a short write-up this week. Who's HOT: * Oldham County. The Colonels are winning games, and winning them convincingly. After getting upset by North Oldham, the Colonels have won four games by an average of 26 points, including a 25 point rout of Collins. * Owen County. The Rebels just keep winning, having won 9 straight. They are the last remaining team that is undefeated against 8th region competition (12-0). * Michael Dunaway, Trimble County. Michael has averaged 18 ppg over the last 8 contests, while also averaging over 13 rebounds. Dunaway has six... Read More →

Inside the 4th Region (1/25/15)

By DragonFire - Fourth Region Top 10 1) Monroe County (19-2) - 1/22 67-33 W Glasgow (at Cumberland Co.), 1/23 53-52 W #4 Clinton Co. (at Cumberland Co.) Previous Rank: 1 This Week: 1/29 vs. Murray (All A Tournament), 1/30 vs. Cumberland County, 1/31 vs. #3 Bowling Green 2) Warren Central (14-6) - 1/20 75-43 W at #8 South Warren, 1/23 49-36 W Greenwood Previous Rank: 2 This Week: 1/27 vs. #8 South Warren, 1/30 at #3 Bowling Green Read More →

Inside the 1st Region: 1/26/15

By Region 1 Basketball - Top Teams: 1. Calloway County, 20-2, The Lakers played in the Superman Classic in Metropolis, IL this past week. They beat a winless Sumner, MO 80-29. Their next game was against Charleston, MO and they won to advance to the finals against Carbondale, IL. They lost in a close one 48-38. 2. Murray, 16-6, The Tigers played in the All A Classic this past week. They defeated Fulton County 93-50 in the 1st game hitting 17-24 from 3 pointers. Preston English had 8 of them. Murray started slowly against Mayfield falling behind 5-0 in the first 4 minutes of the game. They got it rolling in... Read More →

Inside the 15th Region (1-25-15)

By 15th Region - Overview: Will the best team in the 15th Region please stand up? Week 8 results gave us a return to what our preseason rankings predicted, showed that a great team can play great and still get beat, saw a key player return to one of our contenders with a bang and reaffirmed that 15th Region middle of the pack teams are consistently inconsistent at best (Example: Allen Central upsetting Paintsville in OT then getting blown out the next game by a 5 win South Floyd team). With District Tournaments just a month away, bench rotations are beginning to shorten and possessions per game reduced as... Read More →

Inside The 11th Region (1/25/15)

By JokersWild24 - Welcome back for another week folks. Plenty of big games as the district schedules for most teams in the 11th have started to play out and we've seen the Eagles of Lexington Christian punch their ticket for another run at the All A State Championship. Let's get right to it. Player of the Week – Isaiah “Pun” Tisdale – Henry Clay: Pun might as well be short for Punisher, because that’s the best descriptor for this kid’s scoring ability. Hanging 30 on Ballard in their own gym is enough to get my attention. Read More →

6th Region All "A" Classic Final Preview

By GoHardITP - Tonight Shawnee and Holy Cross will meet to see who earns the trip to the All "A" tournament representing the 6th Region. Holy Cross beat Beth Haven in their semi-final game 41-36. Shawnee beat Evangel Christian 80-64. Shawnee is 8-8 and even with lop sided losses to teams like PRP or Southwestern, they still have been competitive or beaten public school teams in the 6th & 7th region. Holy Cross on the other hand has a 8-10 record and unlike Shawnee has not been able to beat or even stay close with most of the public school teams they have played in Jefferson County. They lost to PRP by... Read More →