News Democrat Leader- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:41:46 EST 1800 Cougars moving on in district soccer http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150193689/Cougars-moving-on-in-district-soccer The Logan County High School boys' soccer team advanced to the region tournament with a 4-1 win over Todd County Central on Tuesday in the first round of the District 13 Tournament at Franklin-Simpson. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:47:14 EST Lady Cougar volleyball wins three tourney matches http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150145413/Lady-Cougar-volleyball-wins-three-tourney-matches The Logan County High School volleyball team won three matches at the Jefferson County Invitational Volleyball Tournament last weekend. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:30:04 EST Overcoming the challenging situations found in fall bass fishing http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150144107/Overcoming-the-challenging-situations-found-in-fall-bass-fishing You arrive at the Holcomb's Landing Ramp just after dawn and look at the shoreline of Lake Cumberland. A line of damp rocks several inches thick rings the lake and the rip rap on the face of Wolf Creek Dam. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 11:22:10 EST Cougars Weather the Storm and Win 4-2 on Senior Night http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/150095617/Cougars-Weather-the-Storm-and-Win-4-2-on-Senior-Night Tuesday night's soccer match-up between the Logan County Cougars and Hopkins County Storm at LCHS was an example of soccer's increase in popularity of late. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 09:49:10 EST Panthers blow out Fulton County http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150043817/Panthers-blow-out-Fulton-County The Russellville High School football team had no trouble getting back into the win column on Friday as the Panthers easily won its first Class A District 1 game of the season, beating Fulton County 45-0. Fri, 3 Oct 2014 23:04:10 EST Muskellunge fishing heats up in fall http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150047859/Muskellunge-fishing-heats-up-in-fall The angler's whoop traveled fast and loud over the water from the back of Buck Creek on Cave Run Lake. Fri, 3 Oct 2014 16:05:11 EST Logan soccer teams notch victories http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150031099/Logan-soccer-teams-notch-victories The Logan County High School girls' soccer team is now 12-4 on the season after beating McLean County 3-1 on Saturday. Thu, 2 Oct 2014 12:54:07 EST Junior Pro Basketball registration http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50802172/Junior-Pro-Basketball-registration Russellville Junior Pro Basketball registration will be held this Thursday at Stevenson Elementary School. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:49:09 EST Panthers fall to Franklin-Simpson at home http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50800559/Panthers-fall-to-Franklin-Simpson-at-home It was a tough Friday night for local football teams as Russellville High School suffered its first defeat of the season and Logan County also lost again to remain winless on the year. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:49:10 EST Rhea Stadium to celebrate 75 years of action tonight http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/50765553/Rhea-Stadium-to-celebrate-75-years-of-action-tonight This season, the Russellville High School Panthers are celebrating 75 years at Historic Rhea Stadium. The art deco style sports venue was built by the Works Progress Administration (WPA), as part of the “New Deal” program. The cost of the... Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:11:10 EST Chandlers wins middle school tournament http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50766078/Chandlers-wins-middle-school-tournament The Chandlers Middle School volleyball team won the 2014 Logan County Tournament on Tuesday night.The Lady Bears bear Auburn 2-0 (25-23, 25-17) to take the title in the championship match. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:44:15 EST Panthers still perfect through five games http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50718053/Panthers-still-perfect-through-five-games The Russellville High School football team is still perfect through half the season. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:14:11 EST Scouting for a successful deer hunt http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50716969/Scouting-for-a-successful-deer-hunt Work, family and school commitments can leave little free time in a day, but hunters can help themselves by carving out some time to scout an area. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:04:08 EST LCHS volleyball still perfect in district http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50686499/LCHS-volleyball-still-perfect-in-district The Logan County High School volleyball team split a pair of matches against its two biggest rivals this week. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:37:14 EST Logan football looking for first win http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50685747/Logan-football-looking-for-first-win The Logan County High School football team opens district play this week at home against Greenwood, while Russellville travels west to take on Todd Central. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:53:11 EST New teal-only season gives waterfowlers additional opportunity http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50685335/New-teal-only-season-gives-waterfowlers-additional-opportunity Kentucky waterfowl hunters now have additional days in September to pursue teal. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:18:14 EST Panthers smash Cougars in ‘Clash’ http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/50638122/Panthers-smash-Cougars-in-Clash The Russellville High School football team stayed perfect on the season with a resounding victory in the annual “Clash of the Cats” rivalry on Friday night. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:45:16 EST Archery deer, wild turkey seasons now under way http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50637321/Archery-deer-wild-turkey-seasons-now-under-way The days are growing shorter and cooler temperatures are starting to show up in extended forecasts.The transition to fall is underway. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:55:11 EST Cougars run in Muhlenberg meet http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50635706/Cougars-run-in-Muhlenberg-meet The Logan County High School cross country team competed on Saturday at the Mustang Stampede held at Muhlenberg County East campus. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:20:10 EST Lady Cougar soccer on seven-game win streak http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50605057/Lady-Cougar-soccer-on-seven-game-win-streak The Logan County High School girls' soccer team is on a tear.The Lady Cougars have won seven matches in a row heading into Thursday night's scheduled contest against Monroe County. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:02:09 EST