News Democrat Leader- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:21:55 EST 1800 Cougars excel at Hopkinsville track meet http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152960191/Cougars-excel-at-Hopkinsville-track-meet The Logan County track and field teams had a long day last weekend at the Hopkinsville Invitational.Many of the runners and athletes had personal records and coach Greg Howard was pleased with the results. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:11:43 EST Spring is prime time for trophy bass http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/outdoors/152889368/Spring-is-prime-time-for-trophy-bass A winter back-loaded with cold, snow and high water can make the season's stay seem unusually long and especially harsh. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 11:11:42 EST Lady Panthers to return to field http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152886829/Lady-Panthers-to-return-to-field It's been two weeks since the Lady Panthers have taken to the field. Bad weather has kept the team indoors for the most part. Coach Brandy Trimble's squad has had plenty of time to consider the 1-5 loss at home to Trigg County back on... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 09:26:41 EST Panthers get win number two http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152886749/Panthers-get-win-number-two After a busy weekend that began with a 6-2 victory over the McLean County Cougars, the Russellville Panthers prepare for their District 13 match-up with Todd County Central on Tuesday with a little better taste of victory in their... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 09:21:42 EST Lady Cougars have good weekend http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152886683/Lady-Cougars-have-good-weekend Coach Michael Crawford's Lady Cougars played five games over three days' time and came away winning three out of the five. Victories over Fort Campbell, Thomas Nelson and Breckinridge County by a combined score of 34-4, and losses to... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 09:16:41 EST Logan County winless in E-town http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152886656/Logan-County-winless-in-E-town The Logan County Cougars travelled to Elizabethtown this past weekend to play in the Elizabethtown Spring Classic baseball tournament. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 09:11:42 EST Cougars defeat Dragons 4-0 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152831481/Cougars-defeat-Dragons-4-0 In an away game played at LCHS, the Cougars made it four straight wins and 9-2 overall with at 4-0 victory over the Warren Central Dragons on Tuesday afternoon. Thu, 9 Apr 2015 09:11:40 EST District 13 standings http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152763533/District-13-standings So far this season on the diamonds, the weather has been the common foe for our baseball and softball teams this 2015 season. Mon, 6 Apr 2015 12:11:41 EST Crappie time is just around the corner http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/outdoors/152763445/Crappie-time-is-just-around-the-corner Although the redbud trees haven't bloomed yet, it isn't too early to start fishing for crappie.Black crappie are likely along rocky banks now in lakes that have them. Mon, 6 Apr 2015 12:06:42 EST Lady Cougars lose to North Hardin http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152763388/Lady-Cougars-lose-to-North-Hardin The Logan County Lady Cougars travelled to Hopkinsville on Saturday to play North Hardin in the Blazer Invitational Tournament. Coach Michael Crawford's team lost that contest 0-5. Mon, 6 Apr 2015 12:06:41 EST Bad weather idles local teams http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152763198/Bad-weather-idles-local-teams There has been no joy in Mudville, or in Logan County. Mon, 6 Apr 2015 12:01:41 EST Lady Cougars lose three http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152707045/Lady-Cougars-lose-three The Logan County Lady Cougars travelled to Bowling Green on Monday night to face the Greenwood Lady Gators and lost 2-12. The following night in Morgantown the Lady Cougars lost a much closer game, 0-3. And on Wednesday night in a District 13 game at... Thu, 2 Apr 2015 11:01:41 EST Lady Panthers drop close one to Trigg http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152706938/Lady-Panthers-drop-close-one-to-Trigg On Monday night the Russellville Lady Panthers softball team defeated Metcalfe County 7-3 to increase their winning streak to seven. Thu, 2 Apr 2015 10:56:43 EST Streaking Cougars defeat Panthers 19-0 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152706821/Streaking-Cougars-defeat-Panthers-19-0 Logan County Cougars' superb pitching and hot batting overwhelmed the Russellville Panthers on Tuesday as Coach Blake Crabtree's team lost 0-19 to the Cougars. Thu, 2 Apr 2015 10:56:41 EST RHS and LCHS compete in Great Gator http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152635291/RHS-and-LCHS-compete-in-Great-Gator The Great Gator Invitational track meet was held this past weekend at Greenwood High School in Bowling Green.The event featured teams from schools from all around the area and was a big success for all involved. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:01:44 EST Cougars lose one, win one http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152635206/Cougars-lose-one-win-one On an Friday, March 27, the Logan County Cougars lost to the Christian County Colonels 3-1, but quickly got back into the win column with a victory over Metcalfe County at home on Saturday afternoon, 6-2. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:01:41 EST Lady Cougars drop fourth straight http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152635132/Lady-Cougars-drop-fourth-straight The Logan County Lady Cougars travelled to Hartford, KY on Friday and lost a tough game 13-3 to the Ohio County Lady Eagles. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:56:41 EST Panthers lose to Raiders 2-12 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152634935/Panthers-lose-to-Raiders-2-12 The Russellville Panthers drop to 1-6 on the season with a loss to the Warren East Raiders on Friday, 12-2.The win gives Coach Wes Sanford's squad its third win in a row and improves their overall record to 4-5. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:46:41 EST Lady Panthers off to best start ever http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152634734/Lady-Panthers-off-to-best-start-ever Due to inclement weather, the Lady Panthers have had a few days to rest and practice after last week's victory over the Logan County Lady Cougars 3-2. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:41:43 EST Lady Panthers win in thriller http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152577016/Lady-Panthers-win-in-thriller In a very entertaining match-up on Tuesday night, the Lady Panthers of Russellville defeated Logan County High School 3-2. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:06:41 EST