News Democrat Leader- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:06:25 EST 1800 Lady Panthers lose to Edmonson County Lady Cats at home http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150932497/Lady-Panthers-lose-to-Edmonson-County-Lady-Cats-at-home On Monday night at Jim Young Gymnasium Head Coach Calvin Head and the Lady Panthers played host to Coach Ted Hill and his Edmonson County Lady Cats. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:53:03 EST Panthers lose to Patriots in overtime, 66-63 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150932346/Panthers-lose-to-Patriots-in-overtime-66-63 In a Region 4 game at Jim Young Gymnasium on Tuesday night, the Russellville Panthers lost a close game to the Allen County-Scottsville Patriots 66-63 in overtime. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:43:07 EST Panthers Play on All-Star Football Team http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150932177/Panthers-Play-on-All-Star-Football-Team Tacorian Darden and Desmon Quarles recently participated in the Best of the Bluegrass All Star Football game in Louisville. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:36:09 EST Late muzzleloader deer season open http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150884092/Late-muzzleloader-deer-season-open Hunters do not have to wait until next fall to harvest a deer with a firearm in Kentucky. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:55:04 EST Cougars knock off Wildcats http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150883693/Cougars-knock-off-Wildcats On Friday night the Logan County Cougars defeated the Franklin-Simpson Wildcats 56-48 in a District 13 contest. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:34:09 EST Lady Cougars win district game over Franklin http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150883642/Lady-Cougars-win-district-game-over-Franklin On Friday night the Logan County High School Lady Cougars played host to the Franklin-Simpson Lady Wildcats in a District 13 game and came away with a 45-42 victory. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:31:09 EST Russellville defeats Warren East 73-71 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150831982/Russellville-defeats-Warren-East-73-71 In a game that will be long remembered, the Russellville Panthers defeated the Warren East Raiders 73-71 in their Region 4 game tonight.This victory is the first in three outings this season for Coach Phil Todd's squad. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 12:14:06 EST LCHS opens district play with victory http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150797176/LCHS-opens-district-play-with-victory On Friday night the Logan County Cougars defeated the Todd County Central Rebels 81-46.Logan County came into the game with a 1-0 record and Todd Central 0-1. This was the first District 13 game for each team this season. Tue, 9 Dec 2014 20:35:09 EST Morris sets new state record http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150800594/Morris-sets-new-state-record On Sunday, December 7, 2014, Maggie Morris of Russellville swam the fastest time ever recorded in Kentucky in the under-8 division for the 50-yard butterfly. Mon, 8 Dec 2014 11:22:10 EST Give the gift of the outdoors this holiday season http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150800568/Give-the-gift-of-the-outdoors-this-holiday-season Catalogs, emails and commercials touting must-have gifts this holiday season fill our mailboxes, flood our inboxes and splash across our television screens as the biggest shopping weekend of the year approaches. Mon, 8 Dec 2014 11:21:07 EST Lady Cougars open season with district victory http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150797257/Lady-Cougars-open-season-with-district-victory Friday night the Logan County Lady Cougars opened their 2014-15 season with a victory over the Todd County Central Lady Rebels 57-29 in a District 13 matchup at the Logan County High School Gym. Mon, 8 Dec 2014 10:39:05 EST Russellville Drops a Tough One to Muhlenberg County 36-52 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150768527/Russellville-Drops-a-Tough-One-to-Muhlenberg-County-36-52 The Russellville Panthers boys' basketball team showed big competitive spirit in the 52-36 loss on Tuesday night to the Muhlenberg County Mustangs. Thu, 4 Dec 2014 12:07:07 EST Lady Panthers tip off season with victory over Fort Campbell http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150767768/Lady-Panthers-tip-off-season-with-victory-over-Fort-Campbell The Russellville High School girls' basketball team got a great win to start the season on Monday against visiting Fort Campbell. Thu, 4 Dec 2014 11:38:04 EST Hoops season tipping off this week http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150719647/Hoops-season-tipping-off-this-week The high school basketball season tips off this week with a full slate of games for both Logan County and Russellville. Mon, 1 Dec 2014 12:03:13 EST RHS football receives honors http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150685743/RHS-football-receives-honors Russellville High School Athletic Director Calvin Headrecently announced several postseason honors for members of the school's football team. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:56:04 EST Fishing remains productive during deer season http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150647733/Fishing-remains-productive-during-deer-season Kentucky offers some of the finest deer hunting found anywhere, and the modern gun deer season stands as one of the most anticipated opportunities each year.Its allure draws many anglers away from the water in November. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:27:13 EST Basketball season tickets on sale for RHS, LCHS http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150647084/Basketball-season-tickets-on-sale-for-RHS-LCHS High school basketball season will be getting under way next week and season tickets are now for sale for both Logan County and Russellville. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:03:06 EST Panthers end season as regional runner-up http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150636106/Panthers-end-season-as-regional-runner-up The Russellville Panthers ended their 2014 football season Friday night with a loss to the Mayfield Cardinals at War Memorial Stadium in Mayfield 42-14. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 09:53:09 EST Impact Football win National King of the Hill Tournament http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150526674/Impact-Football-win-National-King-of-the-Hill-Tournament The Impact 11U Football team traveled to Owensboro recently where teams came from eight different states to compete for a regional national title. The Impact Football team came off a strong season last year winning a state championship by winning the... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 10:38:14 EST Russellville Defeats Kentucky Country Day 39-7 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/150469753/Russellville-Defeats-Kentucky-Country-Day-39-7 On a night “made for football” the moon waxing full and bright, temperature in the 30s, fans entered historic Rhea Stadium, many with blankets and seat cushions. Included in the audience was a fair contingent of Kentucky Country Day fans,... Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:54:06 EST