News Democrat Leader- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 29 Dec 2014 03:02:07 EST 1800 Mid-winter is a great time to hunt rabbits http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150993498/Mid-winter-is-a-great-time-to-hunt-rabbits FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 1-800-858-1549, ext. 4443 Fri, 26 Dec 2014 14:28:27 EST The Tenth Annual First Southern National Bank Christmas Classic http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150999865/The-Tenth-Annual-First-Southern-National-Bank-Christmas-Classic On Monday and Tuesday area fans of High School Basketball will be treated to a showcase of talent from as far away as nearly 200 miles, as the Tenth Annual First Southern National Bank Christmas Classic will be played. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 20:11:03 EST Lady Cougars lose at Home to Lady Storm 73 – 80 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150969781/Lady-Cougars-lose-at-Home-to-Lady-Storm-73--80 The Logan County lady Cougars, with their 3-2 record overall, played host the Hopkins County Central Storm and their 3-4 overall record on Friday night. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 11:11:06 EST Colonels Tame Panthers 73-52 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150969257/Colonels-Tame-Panthers-73-52 On Friday night the Russellville Panthers Varsity Boys Basketball team hosted the Christian County Colonels in Jim Young Gymnasium. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 11:03:08 EST Lady Gators gobble Lady Panthers 74-25 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150969480/Lady-Gators-gobble-Lady-Panthers-74-25 If it is true that in basketball you live or die by the three point shot, then for the Greenwood Lady Gators, after their victory over the Lady Panthers at Jim Young Gym on Saturday night, life is good. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 11:02:11 EST Lady Panther JV team provide thrills http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150969114/Lady-Panther-JV-team-provide-thrills On Saturday evening the Lady Panthers played host to the Lady Gators at Jim Young Gymnasium in a Region 4 Junior Varsity/Varsity double header. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 11:01:05 EST Lady Panthers lose to Edmonson County Lady Cats at home http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150932497/Lady-Panthers-lose-to-Edmonson-County-Lady-Cats-at-home On Monday night at Jim Young Gymnasium Head Coach Calvin Head and the Lady Panthers played host to Coach Ted Hill and his Edmonson County Lady Cats. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:53:03 EST Panthers lose to Patriots in overtime, 66-63 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150932346/Panthers-lose-to-Patriots-in-overtime-66-63 In a Region 4 game at Jim Young Gymnasium on Tuesday night, the Russellville Panthers lost a close game to the Allen County-Scottsville Patriots 66-63 in overtime. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:43:07 EST Panthers Play on All-Star Football Team http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150932177/Panthers-Play-on-All-Star-Football-Team Tacorian Darden and Desmon Quarles recently participated in the Best of the Bluegrass All Star Football game in Louisville. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:36:09 EST Late muzzleloader deer season open http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150884092/Late-muzzleloader-deer-season-open Hunters do not have to wait until next fall to harvest a deer with a firearm in Kentucky. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:55:04 EST Cougars knock off Wildcats http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150883693/Cougars-knock-off-Wildcats On Friday night the Logan County Cougars defeated the Franklin-Simpson Wildcats 56-48 in a District 13 contest. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:34:09 EST Lady Cougars win district game over Franklin http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150883642/Lady-Cougars-win-district-game-over-Franklin On Friday night the Logan County High School Lady Cougars played host to the Franklin-Simpson Lady Wildcats in a District 13 game and came away with a 45-42 victory. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:31:09 EST Russellville defeats Warren East 73-71 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150831982/Russellville-defeats-Warren-East-73-71 In a game that will be long remembered, the Russellville Panthers defeated the Warren East Raiders 73-71 in their Region 4 game tonight.This victory is the first in three outings this season for Coach Phil Todd's squad. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 12:14:06 EST LCHS opens district play with victory http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150797176/LCHS-opens-district-play-with-victory On Friday night the Logan County Cougars defeated the Todd County Central Rebels 81-46.Logan County came into the game with a 1-0 record and Todd Central 0-1. This was the first District 13 game for each team this season. Tue, 9 Dec 2014 20:35:09 EST Morris sets new state record http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150800594/Morris-sets-new-state-record On Sunday, December 7, 2014, Maggie Morris of Russellville swam the fastest time ever recorded in Kentucky in the under-8 division for the 50-yard butterfly. Mon, 8 Dec 2014 11:22:10 EST Give the gift of the outdoors this holiday season http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150800568/Give-the-gift-of-the-outdoors-this-holiday-season Catalogs, emails and commercials touting must-have gifts this holiday season fill our mailboxes, flood our inboxes and splash across our television screens as the biggest shopping weekend of the year approaches. Mon, 8 Dec 2014 11:21:07 EST Lady Cougars open season with district victory http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150797257/Lady-Cougars-open-season-with-district-victory Friday night the Logan County Lady Cougars opened their 2014-15 season with a victory over the Todd County Central Lady Rebels 57-29 in a District 13 matchup at the Logan County High School Gym. Mon, 8 Dec 2014 10:39:05 EST Russellville Drops a Tough One to Muhlenberg County 36-52 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150768527/Russellville-Drops-a-Tough-One-to-Muhlenberg-County-36-52 The Russellville Panthers boys' basketball team showed big competitive spirit in the 52-36 loss on Tuesday night to the Muhlenberg County Mustangs. Thu, 4 Dec 2014 12:07:07 EST Lady Panthers tip off season with victory over Fort Campbell http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150767768/Lady-Panthers-tip-off-season-with-victory-over-Fort-Campbell The Russellville High School girls' basketball team got a great win to start the season on Monday against visiting Fort Campbell. Thu, 4 Dec 2014 11:38:04 EST Hoops season tipping off this week http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150719647/Hoops-season-tipping-off-this-week The high school basketball season tips off this week with a full slate of games for both Logan County and Russellville. Mon, 1 Dec 2014 12:03:13 EST