Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

Local Sports

September 13, 2013

HOBSTETTER HOT ROUTES: Russell-Ashland rivalry is upon us

(Continued)

ASHLAND — Into the Airwaves

Tongiht’s Radio Coverage

Ashland at Russell (WBVB 97.1-FM, WLGC 105.7-FM); Boyd County at South Point (wlgcradio.com); Greenup County at Raceland (wlgcradio.com); Bellevue at Fairview (wlgcradio.com); Perry County Central at Johnson Central (98.9 WSIP-FM); Breathitt County at Lawrence County (WZAQ 92.3-FM); Rowan County at Fleming County (WMOR 106.1-FM); Bath County at East Carter (WGOH 100.9-FM); Nicholas County at Lewis County (WKKS 104.9-FM). Amanda-Clearcreek at Ironton (WIRO 1230-AM).

TV Note

The Ohio University Southern Electronic Media program will be presenting the Greenup County-Raceland game at 11 p.m. tonight.

The game can be found on Time Waner channel 25, Armstrong Cable channel 4 and 100.   

Shameless Plug

For scores, news and other tidbits about the area sports scene, follow me on Twitter (@KHobstetter). Sports Editor Aaron Snyder is also on Twitter (@DIndependentQB) and is looking to give someone the James Van Der Beek “I don’t want your life” speech from Varsity Blues to someone this week.

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  • Golf scramble will benefit Paramount Arts Center

    Paramount Woman’s Association’s seventh annual Ladies’ Golf Scramble is scheduled for Aug. 11 at Bellefonte Country Club.

    July 30, 2014

  • Kittens call on Ingram

    Somebody had to follow Dave Miller.
    Scott Ingram is pleased to be the coach to fill the vacancy for the man who built Ashland Blazer softball into a perennial state Top 25 program. The Kittens have won the 16th Region championship every year since 2009.

    July 29, 2014

  • 0729kypgaJr0034.jpg Golfers go out with an encore

    Evan Goble said he “wasn’t completely ready for a playoff” on Monday.
    That didn’t stop him from holing two pressure-packed playoff putts to win the 13-14-year-old division of the final event of the summer on the Kentucky PGA Junior Tour at Bellefonte Country Club.
     

    July 29, 2014 4 Photos

  • EKC Grid-O-Rama set for Aug. 15-16

    The annual Eastern Kentucky Conference football scrimmage contests are set for Aug. 15-16 at Fleming County and Raceland.

    July 29, 2014

  • Holliday embraces high expectations

    As Marshall football prepares to return to the gridiron to begin fall practice Aug. 4, this season the program finds itself labeled something that it has not been in many years: a favorite.

    July 29, 2014

  • Mobley, Jude key for EKU

    Eastern Kentucky coach Dean Hood has revamped the Colonels’ defense in hopes of containing OVC opponents’ spread offenses.

    July 29, 2014

  • ZACK KLEMME: Punchless Reds wasting solid pitching

    The last nine days have been an exercise in understanding just how slim the margin for error is for baseball teams — even good ones — that can’t score.

    July 27, 2014

  • 0726fbPrac0079.jpg Practice rolls on as kickoff approaches in less than 5 weeks

    As high school football teams strap on helmets and prepare for Friday nights next month, the theme of the first couple of weeks of practice for most is simple.
    You gotta work. Hard.
    And if you don’t, it’ll be exposed come Aug. 22.
    “Everybody looks good in helmets,” Ashland coach Tony Love said with a grin. “We’re all undefeated. There’s a lot of work to get done.
    “Our coaches and kids, we all know it, and that’s why they’re here and we’re here, and we’re gonna push hard every day.”

    July 25, 2014 4 Photos

  • kenzie-breaststroke.jpg Pennington makes push for Nationals

    Swimmer Kenzie Pennington had one last chance to make the cut for this year’s YMCA Long Course National Championships.
    The 15-year-old from Ashland didn’t disappoint.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Salyers shoots 75 for title at Lakeside

    Baylee Salyers of Flatwoods shot a 3-over par 75 at Lakeside Golf Course on Thursday to win the Girls Open division of the Walmart Kentucky PGA Junior Tour event.

    July 24, 2014