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Barren edges Lady Cougars

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



     So close they could almost taste the victory, the Logan County Lady Cougars instead experienced the sour taste of a season-ending defeat in the Fourth Region Softball Tournament at Western Kentucky University Memorial Day.      Logan led 3-2 going int...

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Cougars season ends sadly

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



     Russell County took advantage of every Logan County weakness in a 12-1 win over the Cougars in the first game of the Fourth Region Baseball Tournament at Western Kentucky University Monday.      The Cougars had trouble hitting the ball on offense and ...

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Regional tournaments start Monday at WKU

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



     Spring showers permitting, Logan County's diamond teams will spend Memorial Day the way they usually do, playing in regional tournaments. Both the baseball Cougars and the softball Lady Cougars are part of quadruple headers on this holiday.      The C...

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Cougars upset RHS, fall in finals

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



     If it’s the 13th District baseball finals, then expect to see both teams wearing blue and white.      For the ninth time in the 10 years of this century, the Logan County Cougars and the Franklin-Simpson Wildcats met in the championship game Tuesday. ...

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Speaking of Sports: Adler's career ends; Elizabeth Johnson named sports editor

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



     Corey Adler's college baseball career has ended. His Mid Continent University team lost a couple of close games to top ranked Bluefield in the National Christian College Athletics Association (NCCAA) Mideast Regional, Thursday, May 13, at Bowen Field in Bluefield, Va. H...

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Fuller pitches Tigers to World Series, earns ESPN time

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



     Led by a Logan Countian, Campbellsville University will make its first-ever trip to the NAIA Baseball World Series. The Tigers punched their ticket by beating Kansas Wesleyan 4-0 in Missouri Friday.      Riding the pitching arm of senior hurler Bryan ...

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Speaking of Sports: Adam Haley to transfer to Thomas More

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



     Former Logan County High School basketball player Adam Haley says he will transfer to Thomas More College next year to play basketball for the Saints. He was invited to try out by new Saints coach Jeff Rogers, who coached Haley as a junior at LCHS.   ...

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Lady Cougars district champs

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



     For the first time in school history, the Logan County Lady Cougars are softball champions of the 13th District. They used strong pitching by sophomore Jordan Melton and a barrage of hits to beat Todd Central 7-1 at Russellville High School Tuesday. Erica Meguiar had 3 ...

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Speaking of Sports: Fuller, Squeaky have super seasons

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



    Bryan Fuller’s had a busy few days. The former Logan County High School baseball standout graduated from Campbellsville University with a degree in accounting and then headed out to pitch for the Tigers in the NAIA World Series Opening Round.      Goin...

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RHS holds off Cougar baseball

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



     Building a big lead and holding on for dear life, the Russellville Panthers withstood a determined comeback by Logan County 8-7 on April 28 at the LCHS field.      The Panthers built leads of 5-0 and 8-2, but Logan had two chances to score the tying a...

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