• HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER ROUNDUP

    Posted:08/17/2017

    ROBINSON CREEK — Pike Central's Brady Adkins scored four goals and assisted on a fifth as the Hawks rolled to a 10-0 win over Shelby Valley in a match played at Teco Field on August 14.

     

  • Friday Night Lights

    Posted:08/17/2017

    Here is a look at this weekend's high school football games:

     

    Betsy Layne (0-0)

     

    vs. Sheldon Clark (0-0)

     

    Date: August 18

     

    Site: Bobcat Stadium

     

    Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

     

    Radio: No radio

     

    Coaches: Scotty McCoy (Betsy Layne); Josh Muncy (Sheldon Clark)

     

  • Pike County Bowl set for next weekend

    Posted:08/17/2017

    PIKEVILLE – The 33rd annual Pike County Bowl will kick off next Friday night at CAM Stadium in Belfry with two games on tap.

     

  • Congressman Rogers honors Haywood

    Posted:08/11/2017

    GOODY — The honors continue to pour in for Kentucky's winningest high school football coach.

     

    Congressman Harold "Hal" Rogers honored Belfry legendary mentor Philip Haywood during a visit to eastern Kentucky on August 3.

     

  • 43 years later and still loving my job

    Posted:08/11/2017

    Wow, here I am still chasing those Friday Night Lights 43 years later.

     

    This is without question the most wonderful time of the year, especially if you are a fan of high school football.

     

  • Evan Faulkner named assistant coach for UPIKE men's basketball

    Posted:07/28/2017

    PIKEVILLE — It took just one season for University of Pikeville men's basketball coach Kelly Wells to promote Evan Faulkner from graduate assistant to full-time assistant coach after a successful 2016-17 campaign.

     

  • UPIKE names Wheeler assistant women's basketball coach

    Posted:07/28/2017

    PIKEVILLE — After spending the 2016-17 season as a graduate assistant with the University of Pikeville women's basketball team, Shelby Wheeler has been promoted to the full-time assistant coach position, head coach Clifton Williams recently announced.

     

  • University of Pikeville — Top Sports Stories: Karapandzic's kick lands at No. 1

    Posted:07/21/2017

    PIKEVILLE — The most impressive performance in UPIKE athletics last season was no doubt when Damir Karapandzic sent a 42-yard field goal through the uprights as time expired to give football a 10-7 win at Georgetown and a share of its first Mid-South Conference East Division Championship.

     

  • JC’s Blanton lead elite squad; Compton wins coach of the year honor for third time

    Posted:07/07/2017

    PIKEVILLE — Johnson Central’s baseball program has been the class of the 15th Region in recent years.

     

    The Golden Eagles advanced to the state tournament this past season and finished with an overall record of 31-8.

     

    A big part of JC’s success came from Marshall-signee and shortstop Geordon Blanton.

     

  • PHS’ Conn leads elite squad; Thomas wins coaching honor

    Posted:07/07/2017

    PIKEVILLE — Pikeville senior pitcher Erika Conn helped guide a dominating Lady Panther squad to the state tournament and first 15th Region championship since 2002.

     

    Conn was honored this week by being named the Medical Leader’s Player of the Year.