CORBIN — Racing toward what they expect to be their third 13th Region Tournament championship in four years, the South Laurel Cardinals had no time for Cinderella stories Tuesday in the semifinals at Corbin High School.
Run For the Hillsscheduled June 6
PARIS (AP) — If anyone at the French Open needed a reminder, Novak Djokovic was on court to show what champions are made of.
LEXINGTON (AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari has signed a one-year contract extension through 2022 that will pay him a total of $54 million.
Harlan will send six members of its track team to the Class A state meet on Saturday in Lexington after a strong showing last weekend in regional competition at the University of the Cumberlands.
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Middlesboro's baseball season ended on Tuesday following an 8-3 loss to Harlan. It was the first loss to the Green Dragons this season.
The Middlesboro Lady Jackets walked off the field on Wednesday as district champions. They defeated Harlan County, 11-5.
LOG MOUNTAIN — The Harlan Green Dragons had a response for everyone who thought Tuesday's 8-3 win over Middlesboro in the opening round of the 52nd District Tournament was a fluke.
With Harlan pitcher Madison Noe putting zeroes on the board through the first three innings of Tuesday's 52nd District Tournament showdown, Harlan County freshman Destinee Jenkins knew she had little room for error.
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...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Even if John Wall and the Washington Wizards wound up in the same place as a year ago — eliminated in six games in the second round of the playoffs by the Eastern Conference's No. 1 seed — they see plenty of...
A five-run sixth inning helped the Harlan Lady Dragons end the regular season on a positive note Saturday as they rallied for a 7-5 victory.
Harlan split a pair of games Saturday at South Floyd to close the regular season. The Dragons fell to the host Raiders 6-4 in the opening game before routing Wolfe County 17-7 in six innings in the second game.
WHITESBURG — Rather than fretting about the end of their 12-game winning streak two nights ago at Lee, Va., the Harlan County Lady Bears simply started another Friday with a 10-0 six-inning victory at Letcher Central.
Without several of their starters, the Harlan Green Dragons fell 11-5 at Barbourville on Thursday.Collin Grubb scattered six hits as he pitched a complete game to earn the win.
Cameron Nease came up with the biggest hit of his young high school career Thursday with a two-out, two-run double to put Harlan County ahead to stay on the way to a 4-2 win at Hazard.
Whether it's spring for AAU practice, the fall working with the school's girls basketball team or the winter with the boys team, you can almost always find Glenn Ford in the Black Mountain Elementary School gym.
With a 20-6 record going into their final regular season game, the Harlan County Black Bears have exceeded the expectations of most, including coach John Lewis, who called this a “rebuilding” year in the preseason for a squad that had lost...
Two-time defending 52nd District Tournament champion Harlan County could have the toughest first-round game among 13th Region contenders with a matchup against Bell County on Monday at 5:30 p.m. in the opening round of the district tournament at Log...
Photos by Kim CreechNew Harlan
Lady Skins advanceto tourney semifinalsCumberland steamrolled into the semifinals of the Southeast Kentucky Fastpitch Middle School Softball Tournament with a 14-2 win Wednesday over visiting New Harlan.
With a 21-7 record that is second to only Jenkins in the 14th Region, the Leslie County Lady Eagles look like a team ready to make a deep postseason run.
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.
Kacie Russell dominated on the mound with a five-hit shutout and Destinee Jenkins supplied the offense with three singles and three RBI as Harlan County extended its win streak to 12 games with a 3-0 victory Tuesday at Perry Central.
Hannah Walker, 10, of Cranks, was a winner last month at the Knoxville Dragstrip. Surviving seven rounds of elimination, Walker made her final eighth-mile pass in 9.71 seconds at over 70 mph. For more info on this race and others, check...
LOG MOUNTAIN — 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.
New Harlan opened the Southeast Kentucky Fastpitch Middle School Softball Tournament with a 16-8 rout of visiting Barbourville on Monday.
Ashley Overbay dominated on the mound Monday, keeping the Bell County bats silent while she waited on the Harlan offense to catch up.
A Harlan County offense that had failed to capitalize on scoring opportunities of late made the most of only four hits Monday in a 6-2 win at Cordia.
After a five-day break between games, the Harlan County Lady Bears needed one trip through the lineup to find their hitting eye on Monday against visiting Hazard.
Misses opportunities cost the Harlan Lady Dragons in their opening game Saturday at Letcher Central, a 5-2 loss to Paintsville. Emily Johnson didn't give the Lady Dragons any opportunities in the second game as she tossed a one-hitter with three...
Lady Patriots take 10-5mark into league tourneyThe New Harlan Lady Patriots will take a 10-5 record into tournament play.
Eight Dragons reached the hit column Friday as Harlan had no trouble coasting to an 11-1 win over visiting Oneida Baptist Institute.
Already established as one of the best young basketball players in the mountains after a freshman season in which she helped Harlan reach the 13th Region Tournament finals for the second straight year, Mackenzie King was looking for something to pass...
Harlan County has the top seed for the 52nd District Tournament locked up and the Bell County Bobcats are currently the fourth seed, but the two meetings between the teams this season have both been classics that needed extra innings to...
New Harlan buildson streak with 4 winsThe New Harlan Patriots improved their record to 16-3 with four recent wins in middle school baseball action.
PINEVILLE — Pitchers on just about every level are encouraged to throw the ball over the plate and let their defense work. Harlan's Ashley Overbay soon discovered Thursday that her best hope for success on this night was simply to not let...
After being spurned by at least a half dozen elite prospects during the spring basketball signing period, Kentucky coach John Calipari suggested Tuesday that he suspected negative recruiting based upon his platoon system played a...
On a day when the two most memorable moments on the Harlan County side were made on defense by shortstop Jessie Johnson, the Lady Bears showed why their win streak has now reached 10 with a steady performance both at the plate and on the mound in a...
There was quite a bit of discussion several years about Harlan County High School shifting to the 14th Region. Weekends like the one the Lady Bears just experienced in Hazard could make HCHS fans wish they had moved.
In eight losses this season going into Tuesday's game against visiting Harlan County, the Knox Central Panthers had been beaten by more than four runs only once — a 10-0 blowout at HCHS in April.
The 13th Region Tennis Tournament wrapped up at Harlan County High School on Monday with the crowning of several singles and doubles champions and one team champion, but one title is still up in the air.
Harlan girlsTeam members include, from left: Alli Thompson, Adeline Allison, Tracy Pryor, Shianne Burgan, Madison Sloan, Brooklyn Massingill, Lala Zheng and Mareesa Ahmad.Harlan boys
One week after suffering a 10-run loss at home to Leslie County, the Harlan Green Dragons returned the favor with a 13-3 win Monday at Hyden.
Leslie County swept the Area 9 championships on Friday night at Harlan County High School, rolling up 197 points in the boys competition and 149 in the girls race.
The weekend was full of tennis action at Harlan County High School as the 13th Region Tournament continued Saturday and Sunday.
Carrying a 10-game winning streak into Saturday's game and coming off a blowout win Thursday at North Laurel, the Harlan County Black Bears were probably starting to feel a tad invincible as the 13th Region's hottest team.
Harlan had two big games offensively on the way to a doubleheader sweep Saturday at Shelby Valley.The Green Dragons had 12 hits in an 11-9 eight-inning win in the opener and then 11 hits in an 11-4 victory in the nightcap.
Giving up nine runs in one inning is rare in high school softball. Giving up nine runs in one inning and still winning is all but impossible.