Kentucky High School Basketball - Rockcastle County overwhelms SomersetJanuary 4, 2011: Mt. Vernon, KY 40456
Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Rockcastle County Rockets (Mt. Vernon, KY) and the visiting Somerset Briar Jumpers (Somerset, KY), saw Rockcastle County's basketball squad trounce Somerset by a tally of 61-26.
The Rockets now sport a 11-1 record. They play next when they host Pulaski County for a District 47 contest on Friday, January 7. Rockcastle County will meet a Maroons team coming off a 55-43 non-league loss to Australian National Team (Australia) (, ). The Maroons record now stands at 8-6.
The Briar Jumpers (5-8) will now prepare for their contest against Casey County (Liberty, KY). The Rebels come into the District 47 contest with a 8-2 record. In their last contest, Casey County trounced Taylor County (Campbellsville, KY), 52-42, in a non-league contest.