Floyd County Times- RSS Feed http://floydcountytimes.com/ http://floydcountytimes.com/ Fri, 29 Aug 2014 07:47:16 EST 1800 MSU football tailgating bringing fans closer to Jayne Stadium http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50450391/MSU-football-tailgating-bringing-fans-closer-to-Jayne-Stadium MOREHEAD - Morehead State University football fans will be offered a new tailgating experience in 2014 as the Eagle Rally Zone will now be located in the Academic-Athletic Center parking lot adjacent to Jayne Stadium. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:01:11 EST New mobile app for boater safety information released http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50450288/New-mobile-app-for-boater-safety-information-released FRANKFORT – The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources' new Boat Sober mobile app for smart phones and tablets informs boaters about boating under the influence and overall boating safety. Boaters planning to enjoy the upcoming... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:56:07 EST Rebels drop opener to East Ridge http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50446467/Rebels-drop-opener-to-East-Ridge EASTERN - Allen Central dropped its season-opener over the weekend, falling to visiting East Ridge on Saturday. East Ridge pulled away to defeat the Rebels 20-8 in the opener. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:01:05 EST Adams captures Right Beaver Classic A-Team title http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50446807/Adams-captures-Right-Beaver-Classic-A-Team-title EASTERN - Adams Middle School doubled up Allen Central Middle School 32-16 to win the Right Beaver Classic A-Team title at ACMS on Friday night.The Lady Blackcats used balanced scoring and solid defense to claim the title. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:40:09 EST South Floyd B-Team wins Right Beaver Classic title http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50445955/South-Floyd-B-Team-wins-Right-Beaver-Classic-title EASTERN - The South Floyd B-Team captured the Right Beaver Classic title on Friday (Aug. 22). Allan Jo Moore and Scott Shannon coach the Lady Raiders. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:06:05 EST Lady Blackcats notch back-to-back wins http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50446173/Lady-Blackcats-notch-back-to-back-wins PRESTONSBURG - The Prestonsburg girls' soccer team posted back-to-back wins earlier in the week, defeating both Sheldon Clark and Shelby Valley. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:48:05 EST Kendrick named MaxPreps/AVCA Kentucky Player of the Week http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50446006/Kendrick-named-MaxPreps/AVCA-Kentucky-Player-of-the-Week EASTERN - Allen Central High School middle blocker Katie Kendrick has been named the MaxPreps/AVCA Kentucky Player of the Week for the week of Aug. 18-24. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:25:04 EST Adams rolls over Martin County, 46-0 http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50445710/Adams-rolls-over-Martin-County-46-0 PRESTONSBURG - The Adams Middle School football team claimed a convincing win via shutout late last week, blanking Martin County 46-0 on Thursday. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:04:15 EST Bears blank West Virginia Tech, 3-0 http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50445609/Bears-blank-West-Virginia-Tech-3-0 MONTGOMERY, W. Va. – Sydney Hall didn't need to wait a few matches to get on a roll as the sophomore tallied a match-high nine kills to lead the University of Pikeville volleyball team past West Virginia Tech 3-0 on Tuesday at the Neal D. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:51:11 EST Brophy leads Pikeville women’s team to win at Alice Lloyd Invite http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50445442/Brophy-leads-Pikeville-womens-team-to-win-at-Alice-Lloyd-Invite PRESTONSBURG – Sixty strokes separated the University of Pikeville women's golf team and the Midway College squad in what amounted to a head-to-head competition at the Alice Lloyd Invitational on Tuesday at StoneCrest Golf... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:46:06 EST Castle helps UPIKE to program-best score, tourney title http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50445484/Castle-helps-UPIKE-to-program-best-score-tourney-title PRESTONSBURG – StoneCrest Golf Course was no match for the University of Pikeville men's golf team on Monday and Tuesday as the Bears shot a program-record 578 (289-289) to win the Alice Lloyd Invitational. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:44:03 EST Cats suffer shutout loss to PCC http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50413334/Cats-suffer-shutout-loss-to-PCC HAZARD - The Prestonsburg boys' soccer team suffered a shutout loss to host Perry County Central late last week. Homestanding Perry County Central blanked Prestonsburg 7-0 on Thursday. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:20:07 EST Eckstein tabbed new UK baseball assistant coach http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50418853/Eckstein-tabbed-new-UK-baseball-assistant-coach LEXINGTON - Rick Eckstein, the hitting coach for the Washington Nationals for five seasons and most recently the player information coach for the Los Angeles Angels, has been hired as the University of Kentucky's new assistant coach, it was... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:09:06 EST MSU: Weekly football awarsd honor alumni standouts http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50418721/MSU:-Weekly-football-awarsd-honor-alumni-standouts MOREHEAD - The Morehead State University football program is continuing a tradition started in 2013 by naming its weekly awards after former Eagle greats. Six of the eight honors bear the name of MSU alums. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:04:08 EST Bristol Motor Speedway announces new race date for Food City 500 http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50414168/Bristol-Motor-Speedway-announces-new-race-date-for-Food-City-500 BRISTOL, Tenn. - Fans of Bristol Motor Speedway have been heard. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:01:09 EST Rebels blank Prestonsburg http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50415146/Rebels-blank-Prestonsburg PRESTONSBURG - Three-time defending 15th Region champion Allen Central won its season-opener late last week, blanking host Prestonsburg 3-0 (25-17, 25-15, 25-7) in a 58th District match at the Fieldhouse on Thursday night. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:17:06 EST Isaac records 1,000th career assist http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50415599/Isaac-records-1000th-career-assist HI HAT - South Floyd senior Jonna Isaac registered the 1,000th assist of her career on Thursday during South Floyd's 3-0 victory over 15th Region counterpart Phelps. Isaac has helped to lead the South Floyd volleyball program throughout her prep... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:03:11 EST Blackcats drop close opener to Pikeville http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50413666/Blackcats-drop-close-opener-to-Pikeville PIKEVILLE - Host Pikeville battled back to edge Prestonsburg 30-29 in a season-opener at Hillard Howard Field on Saturday night. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:16:13 EST Logano wins IRWIN Tools Night Race at Bristol http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50414610/Logano-wins-IRWIN-Tools-Night-Race-at-Bristol BRISTOL, Tenn. - Joey Logano held off teammate Brad Keselowski to win the IRWIN Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday night. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:05:08 EST Lady Blackcats upend Perry Central http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/50413099/Lady-Blackcats-upend-Perry-Central HAZARD - The Prestonsburg girls' soccer team posted its second win late last week, defeating host Perry County Central 3-1 on Thursday. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:42:10 EST