Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS SPORTS Feed http://harlandaily.com/section/SPORTS http://harlandaily.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 4 Mar 2015 06:22:14 EST 1800 Experience pays off for HHS http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152120491/Experience-pays-off-for-HHS CORBIN — A former standout point guard himself at Cumberland High School in the 1980s, Harlan coach Derrick Akal knows the value of an experienced backcourt, especially in the postseason. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 15:25:32 EST Moore hoping to end career at Sweet Sixteen http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152115734/Moore-hoping-to-end-career-at-Sweet-Sixteen It didn't take long — one game to be exact — for Mark Collett to learn that Katie Moore was ready for high school basketball. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:00:32 EST Bears win district title http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-sports/152113997/Bears-win-district-title LOG MOUNTAIN — One season after missing the 13th Region Tournament for the first time in school history, the Harlan County Black Bears are returning as 52nd District champions. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 12:05:31 EST Tigers stay alive in 51st http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152100244/Tigers-stay-alive-in-51st PINEVILLE — With an effective press and great 3-point shooting, the Barbourville Tigers appeared to have everything going in their favor with a 15-point lead in the first quarter. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:55:33 EST Bell wins district title http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152100324/Bell-wins-district-title For the third year in a row, the Bell County Lady Cats are the 52nd District champions. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:55:31 EST Bears avoid upset http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152072388/Bears-avoid-upset LOG MOUNTAIN — With two wins over Middlesboro during the regular season by an average margin of 52.5 points, the Harlan County Black Bears entered their 52nd District Tournament matchup Thursday against the Jackets as the poster boys for... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:45:32 EST Lynn Camp, Knox Central advance in 51st http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152071736/Lynn-Camp-Knox-Central-advance-in-51st PINEVILLE — After a two-year absence, the Knox Central Lady Panthers will be returning to the 13th Region Tournament, as first-year coach Wendi Messer helped guide her team to a 59-15 blowout victory over Barbourville on Wednesday. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:40:33 EST Season ends for Dragons http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152072427/Season-ends-for-Dragons A couple of key rebounds went a long way toward the Bell County Bobcat's 64-51 win over Harlan in Thursday's 52nd District semifinal. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:40:31 EST New largemouth bass fishing record confirmed http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152067218/New-largemouth-bass-fishing-record-confirmed The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) has confirmed that a new state record for a largemouth bass has been established, breaking the previous mark which was set more than 60 years ago. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:55:37 EST HHS thaws, advances http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152050382/HHS-thaws-advances LOG MOUNTAIN — Like the 2 feet of snow that fell on Harlan County over the past two weeks, the Harlan Lady Dragons' offense took quite a while to thaw Wednesday in the opening round of the 52nd District Tournament at Bell County High... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:15:36 EST Lady Cats advance http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152050533/Lady-Cats-advance Maci Morris scored 26 points as the Bell County Lady Cats overcame a slow start to pull away for a 60-32 win over Middlesboro in Wednesday's 52nd District semifinal. The win was a costly one, though, as junior forward Kelli Smith suffered a... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:15:31 EST UK remains on top in AP basketball poll http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152013683/UK-remains-on-top-in-AP-basketball-poll Kentucky is No. 1 in the latest Associated Press Top 25, extending its season-long streak at the top of the rankings.The Wildcats are not the only team locked into place. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 20:15:31 EST Fast start propels Cats http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152002210/Fast-start-propels-Cats LEXINGTON (AP) — Top-ranked Kentucky manhandled Auburn at the start, shook off an early second-half lull and closed with a flourish that threatened a couple of milestones before the Wildcats matched the program's longest winning... Mon, 23 Feb 2015 14:15:32 EST A look at 40 years of girls hoops http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-sports/151979855/A-look-at-40-years-of-girls-hoops In the 40 years since they gathered for the first girls 52nd District Tournament at Harlan High School, Maralee Holder, Kim Kelley and Kathy Thomas have watched the sports change and grow. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 22:20:31 EST Cauley-Stein relishing shot at history http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/151949665/Cauley-Stein-relishing-shot-at-history LEXINGTON – Twenty-six wins, no losses, and one Kentucky player who might value that a little bit more than his teammates. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 22:35:32 EST Bears rally past OBI http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/151958209/Bears-rally-past-OBI Harlan County spent much of the night battling from behind Friday before finally pulling away in the fourth quarter for a 58-48 win with the help of a strong defensive effort. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 22:35:31 EST (No heading) http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/151957241/ LOG MOUNTAIN — Harlan County won the coin flip and the first seed in next week's 52nd District Tournament in a coaches meeting held Thursday at Bell County High School. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 22:30:32 EST Cats remain unbeaten http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/151926633/Cats-remain-unbeaten KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kentucky understands that its brand name often brings out the best efforts from opponents. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 20:25:32 EST Cats making, chasing history http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/151932024/Cats-making-chasing-history It's debatable whether or not top-ranked Kentucky has the best team ever assembled in the history of college basketball, but the Wildcats own the best start in the program history following a 66-48 win at Tennessee Tuesday night. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 20:25:31 EST Tourney time http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/151901801/Tourney-time A 52nd District coaches meeting scheduled for Tuesday was moved to Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Bell County High School to set up the dates, times and pairings for the 52nd District Tournament scheduled to open Monday at Bell County. Tue, 17 Feb 2015 16:00:31 EST