Saturday’s “Crestline Scores & Events”
The girls county middle school basketball tournaments will be played over the next two weeks, opening today at James A. Cawood with the fifth- and sixth-grade first-round games. The schedule includes:
Rosspoint vs Green Hills, 10:30 a.m.
Cawood vs Cumberland, noon
James A. Cawood vs Black Mountain, 1:30 p.m.
Evarts vs Wallins, 3 p.m.
Semifinals, 5:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Tuesday Finals, 7 p.m.
7-8 Oct. 25
Cawood vs James A. Cawood, 10 a.m.
Wallins vs Cumberland, 11:30 a.m.
Rosspoint vs Black Mountain, 1 p.m.
Evarts vs Green Hills, 2:30 p.m.
Oct. 27 Semifinals, 5:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Oct. 28 Finals, 7 p.m.
The Harlan County Black Bears lost to the Whitley Co Colonels last night 32-34, putting their record now at 1-7. This is te 6th loss in a row for the Black Bears who only have 2 more games on their regular schedule. The first away at Perry County Central next Friday, the 24th of October, and their final regular schedule game on Thursday, October 30th at home against the Bell County Bobcats. This game was scheduled for Oct. 31st, but due to Halloween, has been changed.
Other Friday night football game scores:
Corbin beat Bell County 21-20 in OT
Danville over Middlesboro 27-14
Harlan defeated Pineville 23-21
Hazard over Jenkins 43-6
And Letcher Co Central over Perry Co Central 28-22 in OT
Kentucky returns to Conference play, traveling to LSU today with the game to start at 7:30 p.m. at Baton Rouge, La in Tiger Stadium
The Geico 500 at the Talladega Superspeedway is one of the most anticipated races of the season. The sixth race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup will eliminate four more drivers from the playoffs, reducing the championship field to eight drivers. The race is set to begin at 2 p.m on Sunday, October 19.
(Some items from Saturday’s, October 18th, Scores & Events courtesy of KHSAA, Sporting News/NASCAR, ukathletics.com)