Floyd County Times- RSS SPORTS Feed http://floydcountytimes.com/section/SPORTS http://floydcountytimes.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 1 Feb 2015 01:53:29 EST 1800 P’burg girls prevail http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151563386/Pburg-girls-prevail PRESTONSBURG - Prestonsburg remained undefeated in 58th District play on Tuesday, pulling away to defeat upset-minded Allen Central 66-50 in a girls' high school basketball game at the Fieldhouse. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:55:32 EST Blackcats edge Rebels http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151564347/Blackcats-edge-Rebels PRESTONSBURG - Prestonsburg returned to the win column on Tuesday night, outlasting Allen Central in a 58th District boys' basketball game at the Fieldhouse. The Blackcats edged the Rebels 55-52 to post their first win in... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 10:10:31 EST All-A: East Ridge falls to Bracken County in OT http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151563441/All-A:-East-Ridge-falls-to-Bracken-County-in-OT FRANKFORT - Fifteen Region Champion East Ridge came up short in its bid to advance in the Touchstone Energy All “A” Classic, falling to Bracken County at the Frankfort Convention Center on Wednesday night. Tenth Region Champion Bracken... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 06:25:31 EST Ladycats drop non-district game to Magoffin County http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151563308/Ladycats-drop-non-district-game-to-Magoffin-County BETSY LAYNE - The Betsy Layne Ladycats slipped back into the loss column on Tuesday night, falling to the visiting Magoffin County Lady Hornets. Magoffin County pulled away to defeat Betsy Layne 48-31. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:35:31 EST Board of Control approves revised archery competition rules, alignment http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151563291/Board-of-Control-approves-revised-archery-competition-rules-alignment LEXINGTON - The KHSAA Board of Control finalized competition rules and a new alignment for the sport-activity of Archery in a meeting at the Association's headquarters on Wednesday morning. After extensive review, the newly approved competition... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 04:45:30 EST Sweet Sixteen Draw Show set for Feb. 5 http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151563282/Sweet-Sixteen-Draw-Show-set-for-Feb.-5 LEXINGTON - The pairings for the 2015 Houchens Industries/KHSAA Girls' Sweet Sixteen and the 2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys' Sweet Sixteen will be revealed on Thursday, Feb. 5 at 1 p.m. (ET) when the annual Draw Show is televised live by... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 04:40:32 EST Bears ranked second in this week’s Top 25 Poll http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151563275/Bears-ranked-second-in-this-weeks-Top-25-Poll PIKEVILLE - Moving one step closer to reclaiming its top ranking, the University of Pikeville men's basketball team comes in at No. 2 in the NAIA Coaches' Top-25 Poll released on Tuesday afternoon. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 04:40:31 EST UPIKE men’s tennis team earns highest ranking ever http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151563266/UPIKE-mens-tennis-team-earns-highest-ranking-ever PIKEVILLE - Coming off a program-record 15 wins last season, the University of Pikeville men's tennis team received its highest ranking in 13 years, coming in at No. 16 in Tuesday's NAIA Coaches' Top-25 Poll. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 04:35:33 EST UPIKE women’s team undefeated http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151563255/UPIKE-womens-team-undefeated LEXINGTON - The University of Pikeville women's bowling team won the final Mid-South Conference sanctioned event of the season to finish the regular season undefeated and capture its third straight regular-season conference title at the Thomas... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 04:35:31 EST UPIKE men’s bowl team captures Burris Memorial, MSC regular-season titles http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151563244/UPIKE-mens-bowl-team-captures-Burris-Memorial-MSC-regular-season-titles LEXINGTON - For the third straight season, the University of Pikeville is the Mid-South Conference Men's Bowling Regular-Season Champions after the Bears took first place at the Thomas Burris Memorial on Sunday. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 04:25:31 EST UPIKE sweeps MSC weekly honors http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151563237/UPIKE-sweeps-MSC-weekly-honors PIKEVILLE - For the first time in five years and fourth time in school history, the University of Pikeville has swept the Mid-South Conference basketball player of the week awards as K.K. Simmons earns the men's honor and Khalilah Quigley is the... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 04:20:32 EST Simmons leads Pikeville past Life, 107-85 http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151563230/Simmons-leads-Pikeville-past-Life-107-85 PIKEVILLE – K.K. Simmons buried eight 3-pointers for the third time this season to finish with 43 points and lead the third-ranked University of Pikeville men's basketball team past Life (Ga.) 107-85 in the East Kentucky Expo Center on... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 04:15:31 EST Raiders rout Rebels http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151498093/Raiders-rout-Rebels HI HAT - Andrew Tackett, Brady Ousley and J.R. Tackett, all of whom are averaging 11 or more points per game, each reached double figures in the scoring column as South Floyd defeated Allen Central 89-66 in a 58th District boys' basketball game... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:05:33 EST Tennis Bears picked to finish third in MSC Preseason Poll http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151497911/Tennis-Bears-picked-to-finish-third-in-MSC-Preseason-Poll PIKEVILLE - Coming off a program-best 15-7 record last season, the University of Pikeville men's tennis team was picked to finish third in the Mid-South Conference Preseason Coaches' Poll, released on Friday by league... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:00:33 EST Lady Raiders roll http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151497199/Lady-Raiders-roll HI HAT - Host South Floyd recorded 32 steals en route to a 60-36 win over Allen Central in a 58th District girls' basketball game at Raider Arena on Friday night. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:20:31 EST Pikeville women’s tennis team ranked seventh in poll http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151497008/Pikeville-womens-tennis-team-ranked-seventh-in-poll PIKEVILLE - Led by the return of senior Thais Bezerra, the University of Pikeville women's tennis team was picked to finish seven in the league standings according to a preseason poll of the Mid-South Conference coaches, league officials... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:10:33 EST Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Prepare your bow for the offseason http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151496890/Kentucky-Afield-Outdoors:-Prepare-your-bow-for-the-offseason This is the third of a series of articles detailing essential outdoor skills to learn before the warm winds of spring arrive in Kentucky. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:10:32 EST Bears roll past Ohio Christian http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151496757/Bears-roll-past-Ohio-Christian PIKEVILLE - Kenny Manigault posted a double-double of 23 points and 10 rebounds and K.K. Simmons added 22 points with four 3-pointers to lead third-ranked University of Pikeville past Ohio Christian University 99-79 on Thursday in the East Kentucky... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:00:33 EST Porter helps Bears push past Ohio Christian http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151496501/Porter-helps-Bears-push-past-Ohio-Christian PIKEVILLE - The University of Pikeville women's basketball team outscored Ohio Christian 45-22 in the second half to overcome a halftime deficit and beat the Trailblazers 77-57 on Thursday in the East Kentucky Expo Center. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:55:31 EST UPIKE softball team voted eighth in MSC Preseason Poll http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/151496260/UPIKE-softball-team-voted-eighth-in-MSC-Preseason-Poll PIKEVILLE - With the start of the 2015 season just a few weeks away, the Mid-South Conference coaches cast their votes for the preseason poll and the University of Pikeville was picked to finish eighth. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:45:31 EST