Saturday’s “Crestline Scores & Events”

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After splitting two emotional district games against each other earlier this week, neither the Harlan Green Dragons nor Harlan County Black Bears appeared ready to play in blowout losses Friday. Harlan (11-7) gave up 10 runs in the first inning and visiting Whitley County rolled to a 23-3 five-inning win. Harlan County (7-9) was limited to only one hit in a 10-0 five-inning loss at North Laurel. Both teams will play district games next week as Harlan is at home against Bell County on Monday, and Harlan County plays host to Middlesboro on Thursday.

The Harlan County girls tennis team fought the good fight but lost to visiting Barbourville 3-2 in the first round of the inaugural 13th Region Team Tournament on Thursday. Harlan County boys traveled to Clay County and defeated the Tiger 3-2 in their first round regional match on Monday. Harlan County will play at Corbin in the second round of the tournament on Monday. Both boys and girls teams will return to action Friday at Whitley County.

Harlan County High School hosted the first annual Coal Miners Memorial Track and Field Invitational Friday. While no individual stats were available at this time, we do know that the girls team won their third consecutive meet.

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and NASCAR Xfinity Series will be held at the Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, TN this weekend while the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series is off. In the Xfinity Series, they are scheduled to start Heat #1 of the Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300 at 12:30pm, the main race is scheduled for 1:45 pm on Fox Sports 1. The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Food City 500 is scheduled for 1:00 pm on Sunday, April 17 on FOX.

 

Some information for Scores & Events courtesy of harlandaily.com and nascar.com