, Corbin, KY

Local Sports

May 14, 2014

Lady Jackets win region track championship

CORBIN — By Chris Parsons / Sports Editor

SOMERSET — The Williamsburg High School track teams turned in solid efforts at the Class A, Region 6 meet at Pulaski County High School.

The Lady Jackets dominated the event, bringing home a region title with a team score of 166, 29 points better than second place Model, while the Yellow Jackets finished second with a 113 behind Somerset’s first place score of 125.

The team of Abigail Schwarz, Haley Harris, Cheyla Anderson and Hannah Reynolds brought home first place in the 4x800, while Addison Anderson, Eric Poore, Josh Anderson and Tanner Boggs won the same event on the boys side for Williamsburg.

Macey Damron grabed second place in the 100 hurdles with a time of 18.69 and Dalton Shackleford won the boys 110 hurdles with a time of 19.45. Matthew Mattingly was third in the event with a 21.86. The team of Kaylee Akins, Haley Harris, Lexi Boggs and Macey Damron earned first place in the 4x200 with a time of 1:51.75.

Selena Mattingly dominated the field in the 1600 run, winning by nine seconds with a time of 5:40.85, while Garrett Faulkner finished third in the boys 1600 run with a 4:49.65.

It was another first place team finish for the Lady Jackets in the 4x100 relay, thanks to the team of Kaylee Akins, Danasia Buchanon, Macey Damron and Makayla Mack. The group turned in a time of 52.94 for the win.

Mattingly added another first place finish in the 800 run, turning in a time of 2:34.75, and the 3200 run, with a time of 12:42.01. She was followed in second place in the 800 run by teammate Haley Harris’ 2:37.91. Addison Anderson added another first place for the Lady Jackets with a time of 2:06.94 in the 800 run.

Williamsburg’s Katie Jones grabbed second in the shot put, throwing for a distance of 17-06.50, while Zachary Culvers was first in the boys shot put with a distance of 41-08.00.

Makayla Mack turned in a solid effort in the pole vault, clearing 7-06, good enough for second.

Text Only
Local Sports
  • Tripped Up: Tough loss follows Saturday's walk-off win

    By Chris Parsons
    Sports Editor
    BOWLING GREEN — The Corbin Little League All Stars began the 2014 State Tournament with as exciting a finish as any baseball fan could hope for, but struggled on day two, falling to 1-1 after the first two days.

    July 21, 2014

  • Comeback Effort: Knox County recovers from 24-0 loss, grabs 4-2 win in pool play

    By Chris Parsons
    Sports Editor
    BOWLING GREEN — After what could have turned in to a demoralizing 24-0 loss to Eastern to start State Tournament pool play Saturday, the Knox County 11-year-old All Stars recovered nicely Sunday, picking up a 4-2 win over Paintsville.

    July 21, 2014

  • 0702 TEAM JUMP FOR WEB.jpg Ready To Roll

    After a 6-0 run through the loser’s bracket of the District 4 Tournament, the only thing left for the Corbin Little League All Stars to do is pack their bags and get to Bowling Green.

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0718 NORTH TEAM FOR WEB.jpg Passing Grade

    For many years, Chris Larkey’s North Laurel Jaguar football program has been known for its running attack, but with the way things went during the Union College 7-on-7 Passing Tournament, the Jaguars may be shedding the “ground game” label.

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • LIKE IT OR NOT: MLB's All Star effort was a bust

    With the 85th edition of Major League Baseball’s All-Star game in the books, I have to say I feel like the whole thing was a complete bust.

    July 18, 2014

  • 0707 KNOX WINS.jpg Eyes On The Prize

    The Knox County 11-year-old All-Stars have a tall task ahead of them, but head coach Jason Hembree said he feels like the team will be ready to go when the state tournament starts Saturday in Bowling Green.

    July 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Fresh Start

    First-year coach Jason Chappell isn’t any stranger when it comes to challenges. He helped guide the South Laurel Cardinal football program to a couple of playoff appearances after seeing his South Laurel squad win only three games during his first year as Cardinal coach.

    July 17, 2014

  • THE WAY IT IS: Some local teams can make a run

    Well folks, our Little League All-Star action is beginning to wind down, and I’ve been fortunate enough to see two of the Tri-County’s resp

    July 17, 2014

  • 0326 whs tennis.jpg Smashing Win

    March 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Whitley County knocks off B'ville, 7-0

    March 28, 2014

Front page
Featured Ads
AP Video
Raw: Israel Bombs Multiple Targets in Gaza Veteran Creates Job During High Unemployment Raw: Cargo Craft Undocks From Space Station Widow: Jury Sent Big Tobacco a $23B Message New Orleans Plans to Recycle Cigarette Butts UN Security Council Calls for MH 17 Crash Probe Obama Bestows Medal of Honor on NH Veteran Texas Sending National Guard Troops to Border Hopkins to Pay $190M After Pelvic Exams Taped Foxx Cites Washington 'Circus Mirror' NASA Ceremony Honors Moon Walker Neil Armstrong Obama Voices Concern About Casualties in Mideast Diplomacy Intensifies Amid Mounting Gaza Toll AP Exclusive: American Beaten in Israel Speaks Obama Protects Gay, Transgender Workers Raw: Gaza Rescuers Search Rubble for Survivors Raw: International Team Inspects MH17 Bodies Raw: 25 Family Members Killed in Gaza Airstrike US Teen Beaten in Mideast Talks About Ordeal 'Weird Al' Is Wowed by Album's Success
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
SEC Times-Tribune