Whitesburg KY

Boys advanced in region play

53rd District champion Letcher County Central defeated Perry County Central 2-1 on Monday to advance in the boys’ 14th Region baseball tournament in Wolfe County.

Coach Bryan Dean’s Cougars ended the regular season with a 23-12 record before defeating Cordia and Knott County Central for the district championship.

The Cougars (26-12) were to play Powell County on Tuesday night for the right to advance to the regional championship. Powell County edged LCC earlier this year at Ermine, 4-2.

The young Cougars have only two seniors on their roster.

Team members include Dakota

Adams, Ryan Alzuraqi, Caleb Baker, Zane Blair, Jordan Boggs, Tristan Cunniff, Jordan Delph, Corey Dollarhide, Joseph Ellish, and Jarrett Fields,

Also, MacKenzie Fox, Stephen Fox, Max Hall, Nick King, Blake Knight, Ethan Mason, Nason Salyers, Jordan Short, Devin Slone, Josh Slone and Dakota Yonts.

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