PRESTONSBURG — Pikeville held a 2-0 lead with the bases loaded and nobody out in the top of the third.
The sticks were swinging for both the Pikeville Panthers and the Paintsville Tigers on Saturday.
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The dream of making it to Rupp Arena was realized for Paintsville on Thursday as the Tigers traveled to Lexington to take on Boyle County in the first round of the KHSAA Boys Sweet Sixteen State Tournament presented by UK Healthcare.
For the third straight year in a row the Pikeville Lady Panthers have claimed 15th Region gold and will be playing in the KHSAA Sweet Sixteen Tournament.