Floyd County Times- RSS SPORTS Feed http://floydcountytimes.com/section/SPORTS http://floydcountytimes.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 29 Mar 2015 03:07:50 EST 1800 Sallee to retire after 16 years with KHSAA http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152579748/Sallee-to-retire-after-16-years-with-KHSAA LEXINGTON - Longtime Administrative Support Specialist Phyllis Sallee is retiring from the KHSAA at the end of March after 16 years with the Association. Sallee came to the KHSAA in 1999 from the Fayette County School System's central office,... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:50:31 EST 201 Speedway test and tune cancelled http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152579594/201-Speedway-test-and-tune-cancelled SITKA - The test and tune/open practice session scheduled for Saturday at 201 Speedway has been cancelled. The forecast for rain moving through the area Thursday night into Friday, and temperatures near freezing on Saturday led 201 Speedway officials... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:45:31 EST UPIKE trio named NAIA All-Americans http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152578525/UPIKE-trio-named-NAIA-All-Americans PIKEVILLE - Kenny Manigault, K.K. Simmons and Macari Brooks from the University of Pikeville earned NAIA Men's Basketball All-America honors, officials from the national office announced on Wednesday. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:05:31 EST AC drops two one-run games http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152577647/AC-drops-two-one-run-games HAZARD - First-year Allen Central baseball coach Kevin Spurlock returned to his old school on Monday as the Rebels faced host Hazard. The Bulldogs managed to slip past Allen Central, edging the Rebels 3-2. Allen Central, which opened the season with... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:00:31 EST A tradition continues http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152576916/A-tradition-continues LEXINGTON - It's only fitting that Perry Jones was born in the month of March. A lifelong basketball fan, Jones is happiest during March Madness. On Thursday, March 19, Jones a resident at Riverview Health Care Center in Prestonsburg, made his... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:30:31 EST Spurlock guides Rebels to strong start http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152576194/Spurlock-guides-Rebels-to-strong-start EASTERN - Kevin Spurlock has been a head coach in the sports of baseball, basketball and football. Spurlock, who guided the Hazard basketball program to an All “A” Classic statewide title earlier in the his coaching career, now finds... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:55:35 EST H.S. Softball: Lady Raiders open season 2-2 http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152575702/H.S.-Softball:-Lady-Raiders-open-season-2-2 HI HAT - South Floyd is off to the best start among 58th District softball teams. The Lady Raiders haven't faced a district opponent but boast a 2-2 record through their first four games. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:20:35 EST Bears drop twinbill to Rio Grande http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152575510/Bears-drop-twinbill-to-Rio-Grande RIO GRANDE, Ohio - Cody Chagnon belted a home run and centerfielder Josh Bailey collected a combined three hits with a double, but it wasn't enough for the University of Pikeville baseball team as it lost 2-1 and 9-5 at the University of Rio... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:45:36 EST Price named ALC Female Athlete of the Week http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152575154/Price-named-ALC-Female-Athlete-of-the-Week PIPPA PASSES Senior leftfielder Tori Price has been named this week's Alice Lloyd College Women's Athlete of the Week. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:45:33 EST Smith named ALC Male Athlete of the Week http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152575333/Smith-named-ALC-Male-Athlete-of-the-Week PIPPA PASSES - Senior rightfielder Kevin Smith is off to a solid senior campaign with the Alice Lloyd College baseball team. Thanks to his solid start, Smith has been named this week's Alice Lloyd College Male Athlete of the Week. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:45:31 EST Quigley named All-American http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152575085/Quigley-named-All-American PIKEVILLE - For the first time in 12 years, the University of Pikeville has an NAIA Women's Basketball All-American as senior Khalilah Quigley earned second-team honors, officials from the national office announced on Wednesday. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:15:31 EST Manigault named NAIA Men’s Basketball Player of the Year http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152575050/Manigault-named-NAIA-Mens-Basketball-Player-of-the-Year PIKEVILLE - Kenny Manigault is the NAIA Division I Men's Basketball Player of the Year, becoming the first player in University of Pikeville history to earn the honor, officials from the national office announced on Tuesday... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:10:31 EST Pikeville sweeps doubleheader from Shawnee State http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152574988/Pikeville-sweeps-doubleheader-from-Shawnee-State PORTSMOUTH, Ohio - The University of Pikeville softball team registered its third doubleheader sweep of the season, topping Shawnee State 1-0 and 2-1 on the road Tuesday afternoon at Boone Coleman Field. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:05:31 EST UPIKE lacrosse team drops game at Lincoln Memorial http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152574965/UPIKE-lacrosse-team-drops-game-at-Lincoln-Memorial HARROGATE, Tenn. - The University of Pikeville lacrosse team scored five times on 17 shots, but it wasn't enough to overcome Lincoln Memorial as it lost 8-5 on Tuesday afternoon. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:00:31 EST UPIKE football program opens spring practice http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152530364/UPIKE-football-program-opens-spring-practice PIKEVILLE - Following a 5-6 campaign in 2014 which included a 4-2 mark in the Mid-South Conference East Division, head coach Allan Holland Jr., and the University of Pikeville football team are ready to begin spring practice. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 12:10:32 EST Hall hired to guide Raiders http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152528565/Hall-hired-to-guide-Raiders HI HAT - The South Floyd Raiders are under new leadership following the departure of veteran head coach Donnie Daniels. Chad Hall has been hired to guide the Raiders, replacing Daniels who stepped down following the conclusion of the 2014 season. Most... Tue, 24 Mar 2015 12:05:31 EST MSC Spring Invitational set for StoneCrest http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152529135/MSC-Spring-Invitational-set-for-StoneCrest PRESTONSBURG - The Mid-South Conference Spring Invitational will be held at StoneCrest Golf Course March 30-31. The Prestonsburg course has hosted the college golf event in previous years. MSC men's and women's golf teams from multiple... Tue, 24 Mar 2015 10:30:32 EST UPIKE women’s golf team finishes fifth at Heritage Hill Collegiate http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152528318/UPIKE-womens-golf-team-finishes-fifth-at-Heritage-Hill-Collegiate LOUISVILLE - Firing a two-day 692 (352-340), the University of Pikeville women's golf team finished fifth out of eight at the Heritage Hill Collegiate on Sunday at the Heritage Hill Golf Club. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 09:45:36 EST Pelphrey, Pikeville player, coach headed to KHSBHF http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152526878/Pelphrey-Pikeville-player-coach-headed-to-KHSBHF ELIZABETHTOWN - The Kentucky High School Basketball Hall of Fame has named its newest 16 members who now make up 2015 class. The latest Kentucky High School Basketball Hall of Fame class will be inducted July 11 at the State Theater in... Tue, 24 Mar 2015 08:40:31 EST Booth named NAIA All-American http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/152526438/Booth-named-NAIA-All-American PIPPA PASSES - The NAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) has announced its All-American women's basketball team for the 2014-15 season. Alice Lloyd College senior guard Carla Booth has been recognized as an Honorable Mention... Tue, 24 Mar 2015 07:45:32 EST