P’burg wins 15th Region ‘A’ title


Lady Blackcats blank Sheldon Clark

By Steve LeMaster - slemaster@civitasmedia.com



Prestonsburg, pictured prior to a match earlier in the month, defeated Sheldon Clark in the 15th Region All “A” Classic title tilt on Thursday.


INEZ – Prestonsburg shut out host Sheldon Clark 3-0 in the 15th Region All “A” Classic championship game on Thursday.

With the win, Prestonsburg improved to 6-1-2.

Sheldon Clark slipped to 6-3-0 with the loss.

The loss halted a three-game Sheldon Clark winning streak.

Jackie Kidd paced Prestonsburg with two goals. Accompanying Kidd in the Prestonsburg scoring column, Carly Burchett contributed one goal for the Lady Blackcats. Burchett provided an assist on one of Kidd’s two goals in the win.

Turning in a stellar defensive performance, Prestonsburg goalkeeper Hannah Stratton held Sheldon Clark scoreless.

Sheldon Clark goalkeeper Sierra Bowen allowed three goals in the loss.

Prestonsburg, under the direction of first-year head coach Paul Burchett, remained in the win column on Monday night, defeating host Paintsville 3-1. More on the Prestonsburg-Paintsville girls’ soccer game follows.

Prestonsburg 3, Paintsville 1: Jackie Kidd scored two goals to lead Prestonsburg past Paintsville 3-1 in a girls’ high school soccer game on Monday.

With the win, Prestonsburg improved to 7-1-2.

Paintsville slipped to 3-7-0 with the loss.

Hannah Little scored a goal and Jillian Kidd provided an assist for the Lady Blackcats.

Prestonsburg goalkeeper Maddy Ousley limited longtime rival Paintsville to only one goal.

The Lady Blackcats are scheduled to host Pikeville on Thursday.

15th Region Girls’ Soccer Records

(Through Sept. 14)

Lawrence County (8-2-1)

Prestonsburg (7-1-2)

Johnson Central (6-1-0)

Sheldon Clark (6-4-0)

Belfry (5-5-0)

Paintsville (3-7-0)

Shelby Valley (2-8-0)

Pike County Central (1-5-0)

Pikeville (1-6-1)

Prestonsburg, pictured prior to a match earlier in the month, defeated Sheldon Clark in the 15th Region All “A” Classic title tilt on Thursday.
http://floydcountytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/web1_PrestonsburgGirlsSoccer-1.jpgPrestonsburg, pictured prior to a match earlier in the month, defeated Sheldon Clark in the 15th Region All “A” Classic title tilt on Thursday.
Lady Blackcats blank Sheldon Clark

By Steve LeMaster

slemaster@civitasmedia.com

Steve LeMaster is the editor of The Floyd County Times. He can be reached at (606) 886-8506.

Steve LeMaster is the editor of The Floyd County Times. He can be reached at (606) 886-8506.

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