News Democrat Leader- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS Tue, 2 Sep 2014 21:02:29 EST 1800 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 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 15:19:08 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 11:20:10 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 10:15:08 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 10:56:08 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 10:22:04 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 10:09:11 EST