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Redhounds, Lady Colonels poised to make noise at region

High school basketball fans in Whitley County will have at least one more week of local basketball as the Corbin Redhounds and Whitley County Lady Colonels both qualified for the 13th Region Tournament with their respective wins in the first round of the 50th District Tournament...

Pigman sees play shown during early season winning streak

The Whitley County Lady Colonels are going to the 13th Region Tournament as the 50th District runner-up. Whitley County lost to South Laurel in the championship game Tuesday night, 65-55. The Lady Colonels defeated Williamsburg in the opening round of the girls 50th District...

13th Region Tournament at The Arena go on sale Friday

Tickets for the 13th Region Tournament at The Arena in Corbin will go on sale Friday. Arena Director Kristi Balla said tickets will be sold at The Arena Box Office and online at www.ticketmaster.com. Unlike previous years, no ticket packages for the tournament will be available....

Redhounds advance to 13th Region Tournaments

The Corbin Redhounds are moving on to the 13th Region tournament. The Redhounds earned their spot on Saturday with a 90-68 victory over Whitley County in the first round of the 50th District Tournament. Josh Hibbits led the way for Corbin with 26 points, while Dakota Patterson...

Lady Jackets’ Mikkah Siler named 13th Region Player of the Year

Williamsburg Lady Jackets senior basketball player Mikkah Siler will be one of 16 finalists for 2021 Miss Basketball after being named 13th Region Player of the Year. Photo by Carrie Mattingly Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every...

Williamsburg’s Mikkah Siler named 13th Region Player of the Year

Williamsburg Lady Jackets senior basketball player Mikkah Siler will be one of 16 finalists for 2021 Miss Basketball after being named 13th Region Player of the Year. Siler and the other players of the year in each of the 16 regions were chosen by the Kentucky Association of...

Williamsburg 2021 Basketball Homecoming Queen announced

Mikkah Siler, a senior basketball player, was announced as the 2021 Williamsburg Basketball Homecoming Queen on March 2. The Williamsburg Yellow Jackets defeated the Pineville Mountain Lions 84-78.

Fans wanting to attend 50th District Basketball Tournament must purchase tickets in advance

Fans interested in attending the 50th District Basketball Tournament Saturday at Williamsburg must purchase tickets through the participating schools. “Only persons on the 50th District Spectator List provided by each school will be admitted into the gym to watch their team...

Basketball Preview: 50th district matchups

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50th District tournaments begin Saturday

The Road to Rupp in southeast Kentucky will tip off Saturday as the boys’s and girls 50th District Basketball tournaments begin at Williamsburg High School. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this...