Floyd County Times- RSS SPORTS Feed http://floydcountytimes.com/section/SPORTS http://floydcountytimes.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 6 May 2015 01:23:01 EST 1800 Dr. Rex Chaney selected for OVC Hall of Fame http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153310949/Dr.-Rex-Chaney-selected-for-OVC-Hall-of-Fame MOREHEAD - Dr. Rex Chaney, who was associated with Morehead State from 1953 until his retirement in 2014, has been selected for the prestigious Ohio Valley Conference Hall of Fame. He will be formally inducted at the annual OVC Honors Brunch on May 29... Tue, 5 May 2015 12:20:31 EST Dohm wins third annual Moonshine Runners race http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153309096/Dohm-wins-third-annual-Moonshine-Runners-race SITKA - Veteran driver Tim Dohm won the third annual Moonshine Runners feature race at 201 Speedway over the weekend. Dohm drove to a first-place finish in the Late Model class. Tue, 5 May 2015 11:50:32 EST Martin wins feature race http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153308410/Martin-wins-feature-race CAMPTON - One local dirt track driver started his 2015 season on a winning note over the weekend. Floyd County driver Nathan Martin drove his way to a win in the Limited Late Model class at 191 Speedway on Saturday. Tue, 5 May 2015 11:20:31 EST Betsy Layne drops home game to Morgan County http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153307034/Betsy-Layne-drops-home-game-to-Morgan-County ALLEN - Betsy Layne couldn't carry any momentum from a one-run win over Buckhorn in its previous outing into a home matchup versus Morgan County. Visiting Morgan County pulled away to beat Buckhorn 8-2 in a high school baseball game at Stumbo... Tue, 5 May 2015 11:15:34 EST Armdrop Drags held http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153307402/Armdrop-Drags-held HAGER HILL - Drag racing returned to a popular area venue for a two-day event Friday-Saturday. The Combs Airport Armdrop Drags were held at Paintsville-Prestonsburg Combs Field Airport Friday-Saturday and featured drivers from Kentucky and multiple... Tue, 5 May 2015 10:55:32 EST Prestonsburg football team concludes spring practice http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153306389/Prestonsburg-football-team-concludes-spring-practice PRESTONSBURG - The Prestonsburg High School football program conducted its final spring practice on Thursday. Several experienced PHS football players returned to the field for spring practice in April. Prestonsburg Coach John DeRossett and his... Tue, 5 May 2015 09:45:31 EST Bears’ season ends with loss to St. Catharine http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153306232/Bears-season-ends-with-loss-to-St.-Catharine BOWLING GREEN - No one in the No. 8-seed University of Pikeville dugout was ready for the season to come to an end. Tue, 5 May 2015 09:25:33 EST MSC Softball: Pikeville drops elimination game to Georgetown http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153306039/MSC-Softball:-Pikeville-drops-elimination-game-to-Georgetown BOWLING GREEN - A brief one-run lead was a good start for the fourth-seeded University of Pikeville softball team, but Georgetown College answered with five runs in the bottom of the first inning to take control of the game on its way to a 7-1 win on... Tue, 5 May 2015 09:20:31 EST 2015 UPIKE Athletics Hall of Fame Class inducted http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153305947/2015-UPIKE-Athletics-Hall-of-Fame-Class-inducted PIKEVILLE - The three newest members of the University of Pikeville Athletic Hall of Fame were inducted on Sunday as part of the 2015 Athletics Awards Banquet at the East Kentucky Expo Center. Tue, 5 May 2015 09:10:31 EST Kentucky Afield Outdoors: The redear sunfish spawn is here http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153305882/Kentucky-Afield-Outdoors:-The-redear-sunfish-spawn-is-here FRANKFORT – It is the time of year when the big “bull” redear sunfish move shallow to spawn, sending a shiver of excitement through the ranks of many Kentucky anglers. Tue, 5 May 2015 09:05:31 EST Bailey leads UPIKE baseball honorees http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153223156/Bailey-leads-UPIKE-baseball-honorees BOWLING GREEN - On the eve of the 2015 Mid-South Conference Baseball Championship, three University of Pikeville student-athletes were named to the all-conference teams, league officials announced on Tuesday at the annual awards... Fri, 1 May 2015 11:25:33 EST Men’s College Basketball: EKU, UK to meet again in 2015-16 http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153235066/Mens-College-Basketball:-EKU-UK-to-meet-again-in-2015-16 RICHMOND – Eastern Kentucky University will play the University of Kentucky for the second straight season in 2015-16. The game will be played on Dec. 9 at Rupp Arena in Lexington. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 16:05:31 EST Dahley, Bears shut out No. 4 Georgetown 2-0 http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153234948/Dahley-Bears-shut-out-No.-4-Georgetown-2-0 BOWLING GREEN - Dalton Dahley wasn't ready to go home, allowing just two hits with five strikeouts, as eighth-seeded University of Pikeville shut out No. 4-seed Georgetown 2-0 in the loser's bracket of the 2015 Mid-South Conference... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 16:00:32 EST Kentucky Afield Outdoors: The redear sunfish spawn is here http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153234806/Kentucky-Afield-Outdoors:-The-redear-sunfish-spawn-is-here FRANKFORT – It is the time of year when the big “bull” redear sunfish move shallow to spawn, sending a shiver of excitement through the ranks of many Kentucky anglers. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 15:55:31 EST P’burg football program holds banquet http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153228249/Pburg-football-program-holds-banquet PRESTONSBURG - The Prestonsburg High School football program hosted its annual banquet on Wednesday. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 12:15:31 EST Betsy Layne leads 58th District softball standings http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153226335/Betsy-Layne-leads-58th-District-softball-standings BETSY LAYNE - The Betsy Layne Ladycats remain on top in the 58th District softball standings. In its latest 58th District game on Thursday, April 23, Betsy Layne toppled Allen Central 26-2 in three innings. The Stevie Johnson-coached Ladycats are 4-0... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:05:31 EST Lady Raiders win two of three games http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153224986/Lady-Raiders-win-two-of-three-games MINNIE - The South Floyd softball team has won two of its last three games. Scott Shannon-coached South Floyd posted wins over Shelby Valley and Allen Central earlier in the week. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:10:31 EST P’burg track and field teams finish second in home meet http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153224317/Pburg-track-and-field-teams-finish-second-in-home-meet PRESTONSBURG - The Prestonsburg boys' and girls' track and field teams claimed second-place finishes in all-comers meet at Blackcat Stadium on Thursday (April 23). Thu, 30 Apr 2015 09:50:31 EST Rebels drop home game http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153223681/Rebels-drop-home-game DRIFT - Allen Central fell short in a bid to extend its winning streak as visiting Perry County Central pulled away to win 9-7 in a high school baseball game at Drift Park on Tuesday. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 09:00:31 EST Bobcats edge visiting visiting Buckhorn, 8-7 http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153223417/Bobcats-edge-visiting-visiting-Buckhorn-8-7 BETSY LAYNE - Returning to the win column, Betsy Layne edged visiting Buckhorn 8-7 in a high school baseball game on Tuesday.With the win, Betsy Layne improved to 4-9.Buckhorn dropped to 5-13 with the loss. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 08:25:31 EST