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RICHMOND - In a very defensive game, the Somerset Briar Jumpers basketball team pulled away from the Gallatin County Wildcats in the fourth quarter to win 46-37 and advance the second round of the Kentucky All “A” Classic last night at the McBrayer Arena in Richmond.

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The third-grade Pulaski Thunder girls basketball team were the Rocky Hollow AAU Champions. The third-grade Lady Thunder finished with an undefeated season. Team members, front row from left, Adalynn Murray, Chaney Ross, Evi Muse, Raegan Davis, and Kaitlyn Adams; back row from left, Bella-Cat…

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LIBERTY - The Somerset Christian Cougars dropped their second game of the season, which just happened to be the same team that beat the Cougars back in November of last year. On Tuesday, Galilean downed the visiting by a score of Cougars 72-62. Galilean downed the Cougars earlier in the year…

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The month of January has started out a little rough for the Southwestern High School girls basketball team as the Lady Warriors have lost three of their seven games played in the first month of the New Year. On Tuesday night, the Lady Warriors lost their first game in the Wigwam this season …

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This past weekend, the Somerset Wrestling Club came home from Taylor County with a second place title and trophy after competing in the KFWC Youth Regionals Tournament. The Regional tournament medaled individuals in first thru fourth place and Somerset Wrestling Club had 35 kids place.

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After a closely contested first half, the Casey County Lady Rebels exploded in the fourth quarter to beat the Pulaski County Lady Maroons 62-33 last night at Pulaski.

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The Pulaski County Maroons basketball team easily handled the Casey County Rebels to win their 47th District matchup 82-51 last night at Pulaski.

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The Somerset High School girls basketball team overcame a pair of eight-points deficits to get themselves back into the game, but in the final seconds of Monday night's contest they fell in defeat to the visiting McCreary Central Lady Raiders at the Briar Patch. In a game of momentum shifts,…

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The Pulaski Thunder fourth-grade basketball team won the Kentucky Storm Classic, played at Silver Creek Elementary in Berea, Ky. Championship team members are, from left, Cooper Hill, Luke Ousley, Miles Strunk, Brody Coleman, Camden Fraley, Blake Fraley, Kolt Measel, Winston Cook, Brett Worl…

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Head coach Al Gover and the Campbellsville University Somerset Tigers simply can not get a break -- unless it's a bone to one of the Tigers players.

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The Pulaski County Maroons basketball team pulled away from the Clay County Tigers for a 78-73 victory last night at Pulaski.

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After trailing by only six points going into the final period, the Pulaski County High School girls basketball team couldn't keep pace with Russell on Monday afternoon in a 62-42 setback.

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The Tates Creek Commodores basketball team stayed just one step ahead of the Southwestern Warriors to win a close one 65-60 at Southwestern during the Iron Warrior Classic Saturday night.

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BURGIN - After winning two straight games to reach the All "A" 12th Region Tournament Finals, the Somerset High School girls basketball ran into a road block in their 46-37 loss to Danville High School on Friday night.

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BURGIN - It took two overtimes, but the Somerset High School boys basketball team pulled out the narrow 72-70 win over Danville High School to win the 12th Region All "A" Tournament title for the first time since 2018.

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In a closely contested regional matchup between the Pulaski County Lady Maroons basketball team and the Southwestern Lady Warriors, Southwestern pulled away at the very end to win 52-48 last night at Pulaski.

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The Pulaski County Maroons picked up a huge 12th Region victory over Lincoln County earlier this week.

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The Somerset Christian Cougars advanced to 13-1 after an 88-30 homecoming victory over the Kentucky School for the Deaf Colonels at the Cougars Den on Thursday.

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BURGIN - The Somerset High School girls basketball team had no problem breezing through their 12th Region All "A" semifinal game on Thursday. The Lady Jumoers easily downed host Burgin 54-13 to advance to finals against Danville High School on Friday.

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MOREHEAD - Senior Jon Moore has been nothing short of spectacular during his time at Somerset Christian School. Moore was named the Most Valuable Player in the Kentucky Christian Athletic Association last year as a junior, after leading the Cougars to their first KCAA state title and averagi…

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Pulaski County High School sophomore Zach Travis put on a 'Show' in the Maroons 56-50 win over defending 12th Region champs Lincoln County High School on Tuesday night.

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No one has coached in more Senior Bowls or won more of them than Paul Brown. When his Cincinnati Bengals, one of the two NFL teams he founded, coach in the 70th anniversary of the college all-star classic next week they'll be doing it for the same reasons he coached eight straight.

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IRVINE - After back-to-back wins, the Southwestern High school boys basketball team has now suffered back-to-back losses. On Tuesday, the Warriors fell to Estill County by a score of 52-41.

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MONTICELLO - The month of January has been a grind for the Southwestern High School girls basketball team. The defending state runner-ups have played in their fourth straight road game, with two more road trips still ahead of them.

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After a four-week layoff, the Campbellsville University Somerset Tigers returned to action on Monday night at Somerset Christian School, and Al Gover's club held on down the stretch for a much-needed win.

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BURGIN - The Somerset High School boys basketball team advanced in the 12th Region All "A" Tournament by downing Washington County by a score 62-32. The Briar Jumpers continued their strong defensive pressure by holding their opponents scoreless in the opening quarter and forcing the Command…

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MANCHESTER - To say that the Southwestern High School boys basketball team has been involved in a few of close games this season would be a mild understatement. The Warriors have been in a lot of close games, as two of their games have went into overtime periods and seven games have been dec…

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Northern Middle School eighth-grader Jamison Coomer was named MVP of the 12th Region Boys Middle School Basketball Tournament at the Kentucky Basketball Commission. Coomer scored 22 points and hit four three-pointers.

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BURGIN - The Somerset High School girls basketball team breezed past Washington County on Monday in the opening round of the 12th Region All "A" Girls Basketball Tournament. The Lady Jumpers won by a score of 56-37.

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After 14 years of competing in the statewide Kentucky Christian Athletic Association (KCAA), the local Somerset Christian School has petitioned to be accepted into the Kentucky High School Athletic Association (KHSAA).

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Prior to the New Year, the Pulaski County High School girls basketball team made a successful showing in the Daytona Beach Sunshine Classic holiday basketball tournament, with a runner-up finish. However, it was the Lady Maroons' beach volleyball play that made a lasting impression on two yo…

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After falling behind 9-4 in the first four minutes of the game, the Somerset High School boys basketball team went on a 16 to 3 run to close out the quarter en route to their 78-46 district blowout win over Casey County High School on Friday at the Briar Patch.

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Somerset High School senior Milli Ruth Moore signed to play soccer at Asbury University. This past soccer season, Moore scored 5 goals and had 19 assists in the Lady Jumpers' district championship season. On hand for Milli Moore's signing to Asbury University was, front row from left, Lydia …

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Briar Jumper coach Casey Rexroat's youthful Lady Briar Jumpers (6-10) were no match for a senior laden Casey County (12-4) squad Friday in a 67-34 loss at the Briar Patch.

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Stella Wesley, 73, of Science Hill, passed away Thursday, January 23, 2020 at her residence. She was born on February 26, 1946 in Pulaski County; daughter of the late Loyd & Mary (Warren) Wiles. She is survived by three daughters, Patricia Ann & (Zach) Burton of Nancy, Melissa Lee We…