News Democrat Leader- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:30:42 EST 1800 Lady Cougars setting big goals http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/50085409/Lady-Cougars-setting-big-goals The Logan County Lady Cougar soccer team has been working hard to get ready for the upcoming season. The Lady Cougars went to camp this summer and are expecting to have a great season. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cougars rebuilding their team http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/50054597/Cougars-rebuilding-their-team The Logan County Cougar soccer team is working hard this summer to prepare for their season which starts in less than a month. The Cougars have been practicing for two weeks to prepare for their first game on August 19 at Hopkins... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST RHS Soccer getting in shape http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/316669/RHS-Soccer-getting-in-shape The fall sports teams have begun practicing this summer to prepare for the upcoming season. The Russellville High School soccer team has been working hard the past week to get in shape before their season in August. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST RHS Soccer getting in shape http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/5327456/RHS-Soccer-getting-in-shape The fall sports teams have begun practicing this summer to prepare for the upcoming season. The Russellville High School soccer team has been working hard the past week to get in shape before their season in August. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Want good fishing and carefree boating? Leave the bananas at home http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/outdoors/5305618/Want-good-fishing-and-carefree-boating-Leave-the-bananas-at-home A close friend prepared to board a charter boat with his family for a fishing excursion while on a Florida vacation several years ago. His mother brought along some bananas for a between meal snack. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 13U Babe Ruth fall to Warren County http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/5270029/13U-Babe-Ruth-fall-to-Warren-County The 13 year old Logan County Babe Ruth competed in the semifinal game against Warren County on Thursday. Logan County battled hard and took the game into extra innings, but would fall 4-3 in the eighth inning. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST RHS hires new baseball coach http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/5244909/RHS-hires-new-baseball-coach Russellville Independent School system will be changing up some of their spring sports this year. Russellville High School has hired new head baseball coach, Ryan “Blake” Crabtree, to replace former coach Greg Shelton. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 14 year old Logan County Babe Ruth heads to state http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/5244411/14-year-old-Logan-County-Babe-Ruth-heads-to-state The 14 year old Logan County Babe Ruth team are headed to state after defeating Warren County on Wednesday. Logan County fell behind early in the game, but Logan County would come back to end the game early with a 13-3 win. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST All-Stars battle hard, but fall in semis http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/5190316/All-Stars-battle-hard-but-fall-in-semis The Logan County 11-12 year old Little League All-Star team finished their season this week in the semifinal game in Bowling Green. The team worked hard to go 3-1 to advance to the semifinal game on Wednesday, but fell 9-8 to Ohio County, losing their... Thu, 3 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST All-Stars compete strong in tournament http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/5157015/All-Stars-compete-strong-in-tournament The Logan County All-Stars began their tournament last week and will continue this week in hopes to make it to the championship games. So far all teams have big wins in the district and will continue to work hard to be successful. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST All-Star tournament begins today http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/5132193/All-Star-tournament-begins-today The Logan County All-Star teams will travel to Bowling Green today to begin their journey in the tournament. The teams will face several opponents from the district for a chance to make it to the championship games that will be held next week. All... Thu, 26 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Little League All-Stars prepping for postseason http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/5097598/Little-League-All-Stars-prepping-for-postseason The Little League All-Stars tournament begins this Friday and the three Logan County teams are working together to prepare for their games. The best players in Logan County have come together and will face teams from all around the district. The... Mon, 23 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST All-Stars prepare for district tournament http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/5073072/All-Stars-prepare-for-district-tournament The Logan County All-Star teams have started to prepare for the district tournament that begins next Friday. Logan County has three teams heading into the tournament. These include the 9-10 year-old team, the 10-11 year-old team and the 11-12 year-old... Thu, 19 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Twins and Dodgers win Little League Championships http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/5039454/Twins-and-Dodgers-win-Little-League-Championships The Logan County Little League teams ended their season on Friday night in the champion games. The 9-10 year-old championship game was between the Twins and the Tigers. The Twins would come through the close game and win 8-7. The 11-12 year-old... Mon, 16 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Head tapped to lead Lady Panther hoops http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/4951721/Head-tapped-to-lead-Lady-Panther-hoops Russellville High School has appointed Calvin Head as the new head coach for the women's basketball team. Coach Head replaces Coach Justin McClellan who coached the Lady Panthers last season. Thu, 5 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Looking back at the baseball, softball seasons http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/4916916/Looking-back-at-the-baseball-softball-seasons The local baseball and softball teams 2014 seasons have come to an end. All the teams worked hard and accomplished several goals to have successful seasons. Here is a recap of their seasons. Mon, 2 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST