News Democrat Leader- RSS sports Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/sports http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/sports Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:48:21 EST 1800 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 Panthers pull away from Butler County http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50556385/Panthers-pull-away-from-Butler-County The Russellville High School football team improved to 3-0 on the year with an easy win over rival Butler County while Logan County still continued to struggle with a loss at Franklin-Simpson. Mon, 8 Sep 2014 12:35:13 EST Explore the nearby West Fork of Drakes Creek http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50523417/Explore-the-nearby-West-Fork-of-Drakes-Creek Study of the Kentucky border in Simpson County reveals a funny-looking half triangle just south of Franklin. Thu, 4 Sep 2014 13:16:13 EST Panthers hold on to beat Fort Campbell http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/50522911/Panthers-hold-on-to-beat-Fort-Campbell The Russellville and Logan County high school football teams both played on the road last week with the Panthers pulling out a win while Logan County lost for the second time this season. Thu, 4 Sep 2014 12:43:14 EST Logan volleyball picks up district win http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50449061/Logan-volleyball-picks-up-district-win The Logan County High School volleyball team improved to 2-0 in District 13 this week with a 3-0 (25-15, 25-8, 25-7) win at Todd County Central on Tuesday. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:46:17 EST Panthers, Cougars get the football season started http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/50400208/Panthers-Cougars-get-the-football-season-started The high school football season started with a bang Friday night as both the Russellville and Logan County teams were in action. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:14:11 EST Fall sports teams get going http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/50366458/Fall-sports-teams-get-going The fall high school sports season got under way this week with several local teams having a great start to the season.LCHS girls soccer wins big Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:38:09 EST Panthers ready to get season started http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/50314263/Panthers-ready-to-get-season-started The Russellville High School football team wrapped up its preseason program last week with its annual scrimmage against Glasgow at Rhea Stadium. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:19:10 EST (No heading) http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/50238312/ The Russellville Panthers will have their first scrimmage this week to kick off their season. On Thursday, the Panthers will scrimmage with the Glasgow Scotties at home. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 11:38:07 EST Cougars welcome new coach http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/50206955/Cougars-welcome-new-coach The Logan County Cougar football team are gearing up for their upcoming season. The Cougars had a tough season last year, going 0-10, but they have welcomed a new coach to hopefully turn their luck around. Steve Duncan has been working with the team... Thu, 7 Aug 2014 11:47:16 EST Panthers volleyball ready for season http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/50164031/Panthers-volleyball-ready-for-season Practice has begun for the Russellville High School Lady Panther volleyball team to prepare for their upcoming season. The team Mon, 4 Aug 2014 11:38:05 EST LCHS volleyball players work hard over summer months http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50163330/LCHS-volleyball-players-work-hard-over-summer-months The 2013 Regional Champion Logan County Lady Cougars volleyball team certainly hasn't rested on its laurels in the off season. A number of girls have been working hard in the off season to keep the wins coming in 2014. The girls have traveled to... Mon, 4 Aug 2014 11:34:13 EST Fishing options for the dog days http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/outdoors/50122702/Fishing-options-for-the-dog-days The dog days of summer settled over Kentucky in the last week, bringing the hottest temperatures of the year. The summer heat in July and August make fishing reservoirs a tough prospect. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 14:43:11 EST Lady Cougars striving for success http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/50130832/Lady-Cougars-striving-for-success The Logan County Lady Cougar volleyball team has been hitting up the court this summer to prepare for the upcoming season. The Lady Cougars had a very successful season last year, and they are hopeful that they will have another season like... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:03:16 EST Practice safety at the shooting range http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/outdoors/50088103/Practice-safety-at-the-shooting-range The cooler temperatures and lower humidity that spread across Kentucky recently made it feel more like early fall than the dog days of summer. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:46:10 EST 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 09:34:10 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 10:27:11 EST