Chrissy Adams|Daily Enterprise
The Harlan County junior varsity team, which includes five freshmen starters, advanced to the semifinals of the AAU state tournament over the weekend in Lexington. The Bears are pictured with their trophy for advancing to the final four. Team members include, from left, front row: Paul Stapleton, Austin Adams, Tyrese Simmons and Andrew Creech; back row: Jake Bush, Lamar Burkhart, Hunter Holland, A.J. Simmons and Drew Nolan.
Kim Creech|Daily Enterprise
Lamar Burkhart (left) and Paul Stapleton were among the top scorers for the Harlan County Black Bears this summer as they posted a 19-2 record in junior varsity competition.