News Democrat Leader- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 23 Apr 2014 03:53:47 EST 1800 Cougars add two more wins http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/4534487/Cougars-add-two-more-wins The Logan County Cougar baseball team had two big wins and a tough loss last week. The Cougars played the Daviess County Panthers on Thursday. The Cougars were down early in the game but would come back to win 3-2. The Cougars faced the Graves County... Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Panthers go 1-2 in Panther Classic http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/4533966/Panthers-go-1-2-in-Panther-Classic The Russellville Panthers played three tough games last week during their Panther Classic tournament. On Thursday the Panthers played a close game against the Muhlenberg Mustangs but fell 2-3. The Panthers had a big comeback game against the Grayson... Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lady Cougars make comeback to win district game http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/4508334/Lady-Cougars-make-comeback-to-win-district-game The Logan County Lady Cougars hosted the Todd County Lady Rebels for the first time this season. The two 13th district teams battled through seven innings, and even though the Lady Rebels held the lead throughout the entire game, the Lady Cougars... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Cougars get big win over the Rebels http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/4507854/Cougars-get-big-win-over-the-Rebels The Logan County Cougars headed to Todd County Central on Wednesday to compete in a 13th district game. The Cougars faced the Rebels and took the lead early in the game. With an explosive fifth inning, the Cougars would end the game early with a 16-2... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST The white bass runs are finally here http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/outdoors/4507989/The-white-bass-runs-are-finally-here It is now April. If you asked most Kentuckians what it feels like weather wise, they would say it is the first of March. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Statewide spring wild turkey season open http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/outdoors/4472472/Statewide-spring-wild-turkey-season-open Hunters could have the long winter to thank for what is shaping up to be a good start to Kentucky's statewide spring wild turkey season, which opened Saturday, April 12, and runs through May 4. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Cougars beat Dragons, fall on weekend http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/4471802/Cougars-beat-Dragons-fall-on-weekend The Logan County Cougars went 1-1 at the end of the week last week during their game against Warren Central and Caldwell County. On Thursday, the Cougars travelled to the home of the Warren Central Dragons and took a big win of 8-2. On Saturday the... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lady Cougars fall hard to Lady Mustangs http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/4471428/Lady-Cougars-fall-hard-to-Lady-Mustangs The Logan County Lady Cougars would face a tough loss on Saturday against the Muhlenberg County Lady Mustangs. The Lady Cougars had several hits for the team, but the Lady Cougars could not make it to the plate. The Lady Cougars would fall 16-5 to the... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Cougars fall after close game against Wildcats http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/4144073/Cougars-fall-after-close-game-against-Wildcats The Logan County Cougars travelled to the home of the Franklin-Simpson Wildcats on Tuesday. The Cougars got down early in the game but made a comeback, but the Wildcats would end the game up one run. The Cougars would fall 7-6 to the... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lady Cougars win big at ‘Clash of the Cats’ http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/4144243/Lady-Cougars-win-big-at-Clash-of-the-Cats The Russellville Lady Panthers and the Logan County Cougars faced each other for the first time this season in the softball “Clash of the Cats” game. The teams would start the game off close, but the Lady Cougars would pull away to end the... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Former Hilltopper A’Darius Pegues signs with the Bowling Green Hornets http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/4131270/Former-Hilltopper-ADarius-Pegues-signs-with-the-Bowling-Green-Hornets The Bowling Green Hornets are pleased to officially announce the signing of 6-10 center, A'Darius Pegues, to their roster this morning. The Fayetteville, N.C. native, Pegues, originally was a member of the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers'... Wed, 9 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Cougars get two big wins over the weekend http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/4107950/Cougars-get-two-big-wins-over-the-weekend The Logan County baseball team competed in the Bowling Green/Warren County Invitational this weekend. The Cougars would walk away with two wins over Avon, IN and the North Hardin Trojans. The Cougars played late on Friday night and would end the game... Mon, 7 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Panthers get first win of the season http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/4045168/Panthers-get-first-win-of-the-season The Russellville Panthers got their first win of the season on Friday night. The Panthers played five innings against the Caverna Colonels and would end the game with a 15-0 win. Senior Barrett Croslin would pitch a no-hitter for the Panthers to help... Mon, 31 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST Lady Cougars fall to Lady Purples http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/4021263/Lady-Cougars-fall-to-Lady-Purples The Logan County Lady Cougars faced the Bowling Green Lady Purples on Monday afternoon. The Lady Purples would score early in the game and continue to increase their gap against the Lady Cougars. The Lady Cougars would finish the game with a 9-1... Thu, 27 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST Lady Cougars begin season http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/3987321/Lady-Cougars-begin-season The Logan County Lady Cougars were finally able to start their season this week. The weather has kept the Lady Cougars from getting on the field but on Thursday the Lady Cougars would play their first game against Barren County. The Lady Cougars would... Mon, 24 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST Lady Panthers lose close game to Lady Rebels http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/3986985/Lady-Panthers-lose-close-game-to-Lady-Rebels The Russellville softball team played a close game against Todd County on Friday. The Lady Panthers faced one of their 13th district rivals, the Lady Rebels, but would make too many errors during the game. The Lady Panthers would fall 9-6 to the Lady... Mon, 24 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST Cougars suffer two losses over the weekend http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/3986533/Cougars-suffer-two-losses-over-the-weekend The Logan County Cougar baseball team had a rough weekend, adding two losses to their record. The Cougars faced the Bowling Green Purples on Friday and the Glasgow Scotties on Saturday. The Cougars offense would struggle and not be able to score in... Mon, 24 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST Logan County sends host of archers to state meet http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/3973300/Logan-County-sends-host-of-archers-to-state-meet The 2014 National Archery in the Schools (NASP) Kentucky state championship held March 17-18 at Louisville's International Convention Center featured more students than ever - including a strong contingent from Logan County and... Fri, 21 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST Cougars suffer first loss to Gators http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/3958291/Cougars-suffer-first-loss-to-Gators The Logan County Cougar baseball team suffered their first loss of the season this week. On Tuesday, the Cougars had their first home game against the Greenwood Gators. The game would remained tied 1-1 until the fifth inning, when the Gators would... Fri, 21 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST Cougars start season with two wins on the road http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/3923766/Cougars-start-season-with-two-wins-on-the-road The Logan County Cougar baseball teams has two wins on the road to start their season off. The Cougars faced the Warren East Raiders on Thursday and would pitch a no hitter as they took the win of 4-0. They would travel to Ohio County to face the... Tue, 18 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST