News Democrat Leader- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 6 Mar 2015 06:19:25 EST 1800 Why buying your fishing license is important http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/outdoors/152196615/Why-buying-your-fishing-license-is-important It is the time of year anglers must make an investment in their future fishing. Current 2014-2015 fishing licenses expire this weekend. If you plan to fish on or after March 1, you'll need a new fishing license. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 11:41:41 EST Lady Cougars advance in Region 4 Tourney http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152195362/Lady-Cougars-advance-in-Region-4-Tourney On Monday night at E.A. Diddle Arena on the Western Kentucky University campus, the Logan County Lady Cougars were able to shake off some opening game jitters and beat the Cumberland County Lady Panthers 62-44. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 10:51:41 EST Winter storm delays opening round http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152195267/Winter-storm-delays-opening-round A soup-to-nuts mix of hazardous weather forced Region 4 officials on Wednesday afternoon to postpone the beginning of the 2015 4th Region Boys Basketball Tournament. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 10:46:45 EST Sibling rivalry, maybe http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152195229/Sibling-rivalry-maybe Thanks to the delay caused by the weather in the start of the Region 4 tournament, I had the opportunity to ask Logan County Cougars Head Coach Lonnie Mason for his thoughts about the season and the basketball success of LCHS so far. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 10:41:41 EST Panthers in Region 4 Tournament http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152119232/Panthers-in-Region-4-Tournament All four teams in Friday's District 13 Championship games, Russellville Panthers, Logan County Cougars and Lady Cougars, and the Franklin-Simpson Lady Wildcats, will all have at least one more game this season. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 20:36:41 EST LCHS Cougars in Region 4 tourney http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152119145/LCHS-Cougars-in-Region-4-tourney The Logan County Cougars, as District 13 Champs, will play District 15 runner-up Barren County Trojans on Wednesday, March 4 at 6 p.m. in the opening round of the 2015 4th Region Boys Basketball Tournament. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 20:31:41 EST Lady Cougars in Region 4 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152119054/Lady-Cougars-in-Region-4 The Logan County Lady Cougars will face the Cumberland County Lady Panthers in the opening round of the 2015 4th Region Girls Basketball Tournament the week of March 2-8. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 20:21:42 EST Cougars win District 13 in thriller http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152118730/Cougars-win-District-13-in-thriller In was a tale of two cities from the same county in a different county on the same court, in Friday night's third “Clash of the Cats” this season. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 19:56:42 EST Lady Cougars win District 13 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152118529/Lady-Cougars-win-District-13 The Logan County High School Lady Cougars won their second consecutive District 13 title on Friday night with their 42-41 win over the Franklin-Simpson Lady Wildcats. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 19:36:41 EST Swimming Panthers do well in regional meet http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152065320/Swimming-Panthers-do-well-in-regional-meet The Russellville High School Swimming Panthers traveled to Owensboro on Friday, February 13 to compete in the Region 1 Swimming & Diving Championships. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:46:41 EST Top Seeds Advance in District 13 Tournament http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152065312/Top-Seeds-Advance-in-District-13-Tournament Rob Rose | NDLRob Rose | NDL Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:41:42 EST District 13 First Round: Panthers defeat Wildcats 80-66 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152065298/District-13-First-Round:-Panthers-defeat-Wildcats-80-66 The Russellville Panthers soundly defeated the Franklin-Simpson Wildcats 80-66 in their opening round game of the 2015 District 13 Tournament. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:36:42 EST District 13 opening round: Cougars 76, Rebels 57 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152065263/District-13-opening-round:-Cougars-76-Rebels-57 On Tuesday night, the Logan County Cougars faced the Todd County Central High School Rebels on their home court in the opening game of the opening round of the 2015 District 13 Tournament. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:31:41 EST District 13 opening round: Lady Cougars 85, Lady Panthers 61 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/152065232/District-13-opening-round:-Lady-Cougars-85-Lady-Panthers-61 On Tuesday night the Lady Cougars squared off for the third time this season against the talented and hardworking Lady Panthers in the opening game of the opening round of the 2015 District 13 Tournament. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:16:41 EST Improving fisheries to try this spring http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/outdoors/151999194/Improving-fisheries-to-try-this-spring The deepest snow since Bill Clinton roamed the White House pounded Kentucky this week, leaving in its wake stranded cars, sore backs from shoveling snow and grumbling citizens. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:21:41 EST Five ways to save money for spring fishing, turkey hunting http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/outdoors/151999044/Five-ways-to-save-money-for-spring-fishing-turkey-hunting Although the price of a gallon of gas is lower than at any time in recent memory, not many folks have extra money to burn. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:11:41 EST District 13 Tournament schedule changed http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/151983151/District-13-Tournament-schedule-changed “Due to the weather conditions there have been changes made to the format of the 13th District Basketball Tournament next week” says Russellville Athletic Director (AD) Calvin Head. Sat, 21 Feb 2015 10:41:41 EST Adairville News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/collegesports-opinion_columns/151929906/Adairville-News Wow, what a week! I guess Old Man Winter decided to show us that spring is not yet here. I love snow and really wanted to see a big snow this year but what I had in mind was a big snow one day and melt the next. I didn't really want the cold we... Thu, 19 Feb 2015 15:06:42 EST District 13 Tournament begins Monday in Elkton http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/151944959/District-13-Tournament-begins-Monday-in-Elkton The District 13 tournament begins on Monday Feb. 23 in Elkton at Todd County Central High School. Todd County Central Athletic Director and Manager of the tournament, Elizabeth Fitch, announced the following seeding and schedule. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:31:41 EST Panthers knock off Rebels http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/151875101/Panthers-knock-off-Rebels After recent tough losses to Logan County and Warren Central, the Russellville Panthers got back into the win column when they defeated the Todd County Central Rebels in Elkton, 63-53 this past Friday night. Mon, 16 Feb 2015 10:36:41 EST