As many may have expected, Bell County's Maci Morris was selected to the AP Kentucky Girls All-State basketball team. She is the reigning Kentucky Miss Basketball and was named the Player of the Year for the 13th Region.
The Forge Ridge archery team has accomplished a feat that many would only hope to. The team will participate in the world tournament in June.
LEXINGTON (AP) — Defense created more opportunities for Erin Boley and Camron Justice, helping both earn top basketball player of the year honors in Kentucky.
LEXINGTON (AP) — Kentucky will face defending champion Duke and host in-state rival Louisville in a challenging non-conference schedule including road games at UCLA and Kansas.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The 2015 Kentucky high school boys' All-State basketball team, as selected by members of The Associated Press (with school and position):___PLAYER OF THE YEAR
The Pineville Mountain Lions (6-14) were knocked out of the 51st District tournament on Wednesday following a 16-2 loss to Barbourville (15-14). The loss dashed Pineville's hopes of making to the championship game on Thursday.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — When James Hinchcliffe slammed into a wall at more than 220 mph, he hit an energy-absorbing barrier that likely saved his life. One of auto racing's most important safety developments, its origins began at Indianapolis...
Anthony Cloud|Daily NewsFive Middlesboro players were named to the All-Tournament team for the 52nd District. Pictured are, from left, Madison Shields, Lauren Spurlock, Jessica Carter, Shae Moyers and Makayla Partin.
Anthony Cloud|Daily News
The Lady Lions (7-13) wrapped up their season on Tuesday following an 8-3 loss to Lynn Camp (11-21) in the 51st District tournament. It was their first loss to the Lady Wildcats of the season.
NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob deGrom was simply overpowering. Almost perfect, too.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Sutton Whiting hit a two-run single in a four-run sixth inning to help Louisville rally past North Carolina 7-4 on Wednesday night in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
LEXINGTON (AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari has signed a one-year contract extension through 2022 that will pay him a total of $54 million.
Ray Welch|Pinnacle Sports ViewHannah Wilford is planning to further her golf career at Lincoln Memorial University.
The Middlesboro Lady Jackets walked off the field on Wednesday as district champions. They defeated Harlan County, 11-5.
Middlesboro's baseball season ended on Tuesday following a 3-8 loss to Harlan Independent. It was the first loss to the Green Dragons this season.
ATLANTA (AP) — On the sports misery index, Atlanta and Cleveland are hard to beat.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kentucky's men's basketball team was nearly as perfect in the classroom in 2013-14 as it was on the basketball court last season.
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Daniel Robert and Jackson Burgreen each had three hits and Cole Lipscomb pitched 7-2/3 strong innings to lead Auburn to a 6-3 win over Kentucky on Tuesday night in the single elimination first round of the Southeastern...
A flurry of hits in the second inning resulted in a victory for the Lady Yellow Jackets as Middlesboro (23-7) routed Bell County (2-15) by a score of 15-0. With the victory, Middlesboro advances to the District championship game at Harlan County High...
LOG MOUNTAIN — Unable to solve the mystery of Bell County ace Austin North in two previous one-run wins this season, the Harlan County Black Bears had three innings to figure him out Tuesday or miss the 13th Region Tournament for the first time...
LEXINGTON (AP) — John Calipari says he's not interested in the New Orleans Pelicans' coaching job and is happy at Kentucky.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Bryan Price knows Cincinnati Reds' pitchers stumbled against the San Francisco Giants. He was not saying what changes are ahead.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft will not appeal the $1 million fine and loss of two draft choices the NFL penalized the team for its role in the use of deflated footballs in the AFC championship game.
NEW YORK (AP) — Phil Jackson remembers watching old teammate Dave DeBusschere pound his fist in triumph, when the Knicks and NBA were dual winners.
Heavy rain throughout the day resulted in the 52nd District softball tournament being postponed. Make-up games will be played on Tuesday.
While many players and spectators were ready to begin the 52nd District baseball tournament on Monday, Mother Nature had other plans. Due to excessive rain throughout the evening, the 52nd District tournament was postponed until Tuesday.
Louisville hasn't even been in the Atlantic Coast Conference for a full year. For these Cardinals, that's still long enough to feel the weight of the league's pesky national title drought.
LEXINGTON — Following its 10th consecutive NCAA Tournament appearance in 2014, the Kentucky volleyball team is set to play 12 matches against NCAA qualifiers from a season ago as head coach Craig Skinner announced his team's upcoming 2015...
The Middlesboro Community Center recently played host to the first sanctioned boxing event in many years. Several amateur fighters from the area participated in the event.
Postseason baseball and softball starts Monday all across Kentucky. Locally, Bell County will be hosting the 52nd District baseball tournament with the 52nd District softball tournament at Harlan County. The 51st District baseball tournament will held...
The Middlesboro Lady Jackets honored their five seniors on Thursday and then went out and beat Williamsburg 10-0 for their eighth straight win.
The Middlesboro Lady Jackets are hosting their annual girls' basketball camp June 1-4 at the Middlesboro Elementary School gym.
The Bell County Lady Cats will he holding their 2015 girls' elementary basketball camp June 2-4 at the Bell Central gym.
LOUISVILLE — Lincoln Memorial University senior utility player Amanda Snow (Knoxville, Tenn.) has been named to the NFCA All-Southeast Region second team, officials with the National Fastpitch Coaches Association announced on...
The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets honored four seniors on Thursday and then went out and snapped a five-game losing streak with an 8-2 win over Williamsburg.
Middlesboro senior Shae Moyers signed Thursday to continue her softball career at the University of the Cumberlands.
PEMBROKE, N.C. — Lincoln Memorial University senior utility player Nick Morabito has been named to the NCBWA All-Southeast Region honorable mention squad, officials with the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association announced on...
The Middlesboro Middle School Lady Jackets beat Whitley County 16-6 on Wednesday in the second round of the Southeast Kentucky Middle School Fastpitch Softball Conference Tournament.
LEXINGTON (AP) — A person close to the situation said that coach John Calipari and Kentucky are negotiating a one-year, $8 million contract extension through 2022.
If next week's 52nd District Tournament is anything like the final game of the regular season on Tuesday at Bell County, fans could be in for a treat…and some long nights.
The Middlesboro Lady Jackets rallied for a 13-3 win over Pineville on Tuesday after falling behind 3-0 in the top of the first inning.
The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets dropped their fifth straight game on Tuesday, losing 16-6 to North Laurel.
Entering the season, most 52nd District observers expected the Bell County Bobcats to be right in the mix with Harlan County and Middlesboro for the top spot in the district. Despite having a roster full of seniors the Bobcats struggled to win close...
LEXINGTON — For the seventh consecutive season the University of Kentucky softball team has received an at-large bid into the NCAA Tournament with the selection committee placing Kentucky as the No. 2 seed in the NCAA South Bend Regional, it was...
Senior Makayla Partin pitched an abbreviated no-hitter and the Middlesboro Lady Jacket offense kept on rolling in a 15-0 win over Bell County in three innings on Thursday.
Bell County bounced back from Wednesday's heart-wrenching 1-0, 11-inning loss to Harlan County in emphatic fashion. The Bobcats pounded out 16 hits on the way to an 18-5 romp over Red Bird.
HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Lincoln Memorial University athletics department will host a celebration in honor of Athletic Director Roger Vannoy, who formally announced his retirement last month after 33 years of service to the institution, on Friday,...
Harlan County may have the top seed for the 52nd District Tournament locked up and the Bell County Bobcats may currently be fourth seed, but the two meetings between the teams this season have both been classics that needed extra innings to...
Middlesboro and Corbin went down to the wire for the second time in as many weeks, but Tuesday it was the Redhounds coming out on top 5-4.