Floyd County Times- RSS SPORTS Feed http://floydcountytimes.com/section/SPORTS http://floydcountytimes.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 26 Nov 2014 09:05:02 EST 1800 Spradlin in first season on MSU coaching staff http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150682100/Spradlin-in-first-season-on-MSU-coaching-staff MOREHEAD - The Morehead State University men's basketball program's coaching staff features a Floyd County native. Former Betsy Layne Bobcat Preston Spradlin, who was a member of the University of Kentucky men's basketball staff from... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:21:04 EST Bears outlast Alice Lloyd http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150682005/Bears-outlast-Alice-Lloyd PIPPA PASSES - The University of Pikeville women's basketball team outscored Alice Lloyd 49-37 in the second half after being tied at halftime to register a 91-79 win on the road Tuesday. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:52:03 EST Dual-threat Bobcat http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150681892/Dual-threat-Bobcat BETSY LAYNE - After registering over 1,000 receiving yards during his junior season, Peyton Case played the role of a dual-threat quarterback throughout his senior campaign. Case, who rejoined the Betsy Layne basketball team earlier in the month,... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:31:06 EST SFHS lineman honored http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150681819/SFHS-lineman-honored HI HAT - South Floyd High School senior offensive tackle/defensive tackle Mack Little has been named the Class A, District 8 Player of the Year by the Kentucky Football Coaches Association. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:04:02 EST ALC Cross Country program signs Medley http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150681774/ALC-Cross-Country-program-signs-Medley PIPPA PASSES - The Alice Lloyd College Eagles Cross Country program recently signed Boyd County star athlete Jacob Medley to an athletic letter of intent for the 2015-16 schoolyear. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 06:39:05 EST Eastern Kentucky to host Indiana State in FCS http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150681761/Eastern-Kentucky-to-host-Indiana-State-in-FCS RICHMOND - The Eastern Kentucky University football team learned Sunday morning it earned one of 13 at-large bids to the 2014 NCAA Division I FCS playoffs. The Colonels will host Missouri Valley Football Conference foe Indiana State in the first round... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 06:33:05 EST Pikeville falls to No. 5 Campbellsville http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150681734/Pikeville-falls-to-No.-5-Campbellsville CAMPBELLSVILLE - Campbellsville was simply too good on Saturday, jumping out to a 46-20 lead at the break on its way to a 93-65 win over the University of Pikeville women's basketball team at the Powell Athletic Center. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 06:31:04 EST Staying a Knight http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150663709/Staying-a-Knight MARTIN - Piarist School senior Michael Williams, one of the leading scorers in the 15th Region, has signed to play basketball for Kentucky Christian University. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:06:06 EST Blackcats drop region title game in overtime http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150663037/Blackcats-drop-region-title-game-in-overtime ROBINSON CREEK - Junior running back Chandler Rowe scored a one-yard rushing touchdown in overtime to push Shelby Valley past visiting Prestonsburg in the Class 2A, Region 4 championship game on Friday night. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:05:08 EST No. 2 Pikeville suffers first loss to Campbellsville http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150664434/No.-2-Pikeville-suffers-first-loss-to-Campbellsville CAMPBELLSVILLE - The shots weren't falling for the second-ranked University of Pikeville men's basketball team as it lost for the first time this season, 99-78 at No. 19 Campbellsville on Saturday at the Powell Athletic Center. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:31:08 EST FC Kentucky U13 Girls win Virginia Strikers Capital Fall Classic http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150663246/FC-Kentucky-U13-Girls-win-Virginia-Strikers-Capital-Fall-Classic RICHMOND, Va. - The FC Kentucky U13 Girls won the Virginia Strikers Capital Fall Classic over the weekend. The squad, which features local and area players, defeated top teams from Virginia Beach, Central Virginia and North Carolina, outscoring... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 08:36:04 EST PHS volleyball team visits residents at Riverview Health Care http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150662991/PHS-volleyball-team-visits-residents-at-Riverview-Health-Care PRESTONSBURG - The Prestonsburg High School volleyball team visited the residents at Riverview Health Care on Thursday. Players and coaches from the PHS volleyball squad brought residents snacks and spent time walking from room to room and visiting... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 07:37:05 EST ALC earns another honor from NAIA http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150662982/ALC-earns-another-honor-from-NAIA PIPPA PASSES - The Alice Lloyd College athletics program has once again received recognition from the NAIA. ALC has been recognized as a Champions of Character Five Star Institution and placed in the Silver achievement level. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 07:16:03 EST Morehead State rolls over Presbyterian, 69-49 http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150662964/Morehead-State-rolls-over-Presbyterian-69-49 RUSTON, La. - The Morehead State University men's basketball team used second-half runs of 8-0 and 11-0 to register a 69-49 non-conference win over Presbyterian College on Saturday night at the Thomas Assembly Center. The game was part of a... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 06:30:05 EST Nine UPIKE football players earn Academic All-MSC honors http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150662958/Nine-UPIKE-football-players-earn-Academic-All-MSC-honors PIKEVILLE - Nine University of Pikeville football student-athletes earned Academic All Mid-South Conference honors, league officials announced on Thursday. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 06:25:05 EST Three score 27 in Bears’ win over St. Catharine http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150662951/Three-score-27-in-Bears-win-over-St.-Catharine ST. CATHARINE - Macari Brooks, Kenny Manigault and K.K. Simmons scored 27 points each to lead No. 2 Pikeville past St. Catharine 110-87 in a spirited, second-half effort on Thursday night in Lourdes Hall. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 06:22:07 EST Hot-shooting UPIKE tops SCC, 85-60 http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150662939/Hot-shooting-UPIKE-tops-SCC-85-60 ST. CATHARINE - No Bear played more than 20 minutes and 12 points from Kelah Eldridge led the team as the University of Pikeville women used a balanced attack to knock off St. Catharine 85-60 on Thursday in Lourdes Hall. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 06:19:03 EST Betsy Layne to face Whitley County in scrimmage http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150608706/Betsy-Layne-to-face-Whitley-County-in-scrimmage PAINTSVILLE - Betsy Layne is set to make its preseason debut under the direction of new head coach Gary Keathley. The Bobcats will face 13th Region championship contender Whitley County in the Hutch 15th Region Challenge at Johnson Central on... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:46:12 EST Knott Central standout Justice signs with Vanderbilt http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150610056/Knott-Central-standout-Justice-signs-with-Vanderbilt HINDMAN - Knott County Central High School senior guard Camron Justice has signed with Vanderbilt University.Justice, a candidate for Kentucky Mr. Basketball. inked his National Letter of Intent earlier in the month. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:28:10 EST Jarrell tops in district http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/150608993/Jarrell-tops-in-district PRESTONSBURG - Prestonsburg senior quarterback Jarredd Jarrell is set to pick up yet another award. Jarrell, one of the state's top high school quarterbacks, has been named the Class 2A, District 8 Player of the Year. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:01:17 EST