Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS SPORTS Feed http://harlandaily.com/section/SPORTS http://harlandaily.com/section/SPORTS Thu, 18 Dec 2014 20:44:14 EST 1800 (No heading) http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-sports/150879017/ For 30 basketball seasons, from 1976 to 2005, the basketball court at Leslie County High School was his home away from home. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:05:05 EST Banging out year with a big and bad bunch of whimpers http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150927352/Banging-out-year-with-a-big-and-bad-bunch-of-whimpers This year's slate of Thursday night openers to each NFL week will apparently come to an end on a rather ignominious low note. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:48:04 EST Dragons hold off OBI http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150912594/Dragons-hold-off-OBI Harlan built a big lead early and then held off a late Oneida Baptist comeback attempt to defeat the visiting Mountaineers 61-53 on Tuesday. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:48:07 EST Carolina the only sad apples during Rupp hoops party http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150915791/Carolina-the-only-sad-apples-during-Rupp-hoops-party When company is invited for the holiday, especially important company, everyone puts their best foot forward. Saturday, one of the royals of college basketball, the powder-blue clad Tar Heels of North Carolina, paid a visit to Rupp Arena, hosted by... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:44:03 EST HC RAP workouts to begin soon http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150893843/HC-RAP-workouts-to-begin-soon Let me begin by saying we are so excited to be starting our third year of basketball workouts at HC RAP. If you have not heard of HC RAP or just haven't had a chance to participate in our program let me tell you a few things about us. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:24:04 EST Lady Dragons bounce back http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150896954/Lady-Dragons-bounce-back South Laurel's second trip to Harlan County in three days wasn't any more successful than the first as the Lady Cards fell 63-45 at Harlan on Monday, two days after a 19-point defeat at Harlan County. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:05:05 EST Second punch floors Bears http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150896988/Second-punch-floors-Bears Given their second shot at a 13th Region heavyweight, the Harlan County Black Bears showed they had learned how to take a punch since a 19-point loss last week at Knox Central. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:03:03 EST Black Bears Classic http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150876669/Black-Bears-Classic Good was not good enough for Harlan County coach Michael Jones, who was far from satisfied with his team as they coasted to a 45-22 halftime lead over an outmanned Elkmont, Ala., team on Saturday in the Black Bears Classic. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:26:03 EST Lady Bears shoot their way past South Laurel http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150876678/Lady-Bears-shoot-their-way-past-South-Laurel Almost seven years since winning their last 13th Region Tournament championship, the South Laurel Lady Cardinals are trying to become relevant again in the regional race after a steady decline that led to three straight losing seasons. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:25:03 EST Green Dragons bounce back http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150876950/Green-Dragons-bounce-back Fresh off a heartbreaking district loss at Bell County a night earlier, when they gave up the final eight points of the game as the Bobcats rallied for a six-point win, the Harlan Green Dragons bounced back with a 77-58 victory over Elkmont, Ala., in... Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:20:05 EST Local Sports http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150862639/Local-Sports Evarts edges Falconsas Howard scores 11Led by 11 points from Jordan Howard, Evarts edged visiting Green Hills 29-28 on Thursday in seventh- and eighth-grade basketball action. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:13:02 EST Clay-HCHS game time changed http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150880353/Clay-HCHS-game-time-changed The start time for the Clay County at Harlan County boys basketball game set for Tuesday has been moved from 7:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. due to testing in Clay County.There will be no junior varsity game. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:09:08 EST Bears improve to 4-0 with win over Harlan http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150876809/Bears-improve-to-4-0-with-win-over-Harlan It was a battle of unbeatens on Saturday at Harlan County High School in a junior varsity showdown at the Black Bears Classic. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:05:07 EST Winning ugly is better than losing pretty http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150856405/Winning-ugly-is-better-than-losing-pretty As the long NFL season nears its end, nothing matters more than winning. If you're at the top of the playoff hunt, you must win to stay there. If you're at the bottom of the list, you need to salvage some measure of professional... Sat, 13 Dec 2014 16:14:02 EST Tough road games await Wildcats http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150856599/Tough-road-games-await-Wildcats A 23-point underdog, the Ivy League's Columbia Lions came in to Rupp Arena, and in a surprise, gave the Cats all they could handle. They scored the game's first 11 points and controlled the tempo throughout. Kentucky did not take the lead... Sat, 13 Dec 2014 13:25:02 EST HCHS review/preview http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150768828/HCHS-review/preview Seven was anything but lucky for the Harlan County Black Bears. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 00:24:06 EST Bobcats rally past Dragons http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150872913/Bobcats-rally-past-Dragons The defending 52nd District champions may have four new starters, but the Bell County Bobcats showed they won't be relinquishing their title without a fight. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 02:15:05 EST Lady Dragons stunned at Bell http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150872766/Lady-Dragons-stunned-at-Bell A much-anticipated meeting between two of the top teams in the 13th Region turned into a one-sided affair Friday night as the Bell County Lady Cats used a dominant defensive effort to cruise to a 68-32 win over Harlan. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 00:35:04 EST HCHS bounces back by blowing out Middlesboro http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150862591/HCHS-bounces-back-by-blowing-out-Middlesboro MIDDLESBORO — Returning to the scene of two of their most disappointing losses last year, the Harlan County Black Bears left little doubt they were going to leave Middlesboro with a win this time. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 00:18:06 EST Green homecoming turns into rout http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150862589/Green-homecoming-turns-into-rout MIDDLESBORO — For 19 seasons, Debbie Hoskins Green had a front row seat on the home bench at Middlesboro High School before returning to Harlan County over the summer to take over as coach. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 00:15:08 EST