VOTE: 606 Sports Overtime Awards

Published: Apr. 27, 2021 at 11:37 AM EDT
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HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) With the Sports Overtime season wrapped up, we present the 606 Sports Overtime Awards. Make sure you vote for your favorite games, players and moments from the 2020-2021 season.

Best Kentucky Moment:

  • Kentucky football beats Tennessee in Knoxville for first time since 1984
  • Dontaie Allen bursts on to the scene, makes seven threes and scores 23 points
  • Rhyne Howard named AP First Team All-American in back-to-back years
  • UK volleyball reaches program’s first-ever Final Four

Newcomer of the Year:

  • Russ Osborne, Shelby Valley football
  • Hayden Llewellyn, Corbin basketball
  • Sydney Bowen, Williamsburg football
  • Kristen Whited, Pikeville basketball

Best Moment:

  • Paintsville wins first football state title in school history
  • Leslie County’s Ethan Wolfe knocks down three vs. Harlan
  • Laurel County community honors Kole Robinson
  • Pikeville girls basketball dedicates third straight run to Rupp Arena for Carla Fields

Best HS Basketball Game:

  • Paintsville vs. Johnson Central - boys’ 15th Region championship
  • Johnson Central vs. East Ridge - boys’ 15th Region first round
  • Letcher Central vs. Knott Central - girls’ 14th Region championship
  • Knox Central vs. Harlan County - boys’ Mountain Classic championship

Best HS Football Game:

  • Paintsville vs. Raceland - Class 1A second round
  • Pulaski County vs. Southwestern - Week 7
  • Pike Central vs. Lawrence County - Week 5
  • Harlan County vs. Knox Central - Week 1

Perseverance Award:

  • Jake Hyden, Paintsville
  • Rachel Presley, South Laurel
  • Laithan Hall, Pikeville
  • Jevonte Turner, Knox Central

Outstanding Regular Season Performance:

  • Zac Lockhart, Pikeville - 17 receptions, 388 yards, 7 touchdowns
  • Matt Anderson, Pike Central - 409 rushing yards, state-record 9 rushing touchdowns
  • Dylan Preston, Johnson Central - 152 total yards, five total touchdowns vs. Bell County in Week 1
  • Bol Kuir, Belfry - 25 points and school-record in rebounds, 8 blocks vs. Lawrence County
  • Whitney Caldwell, Pineville - quadruple-double vs. Barbourville - 22 points, 10 rebounds, 10 assists, 11 steals
  • Adreonna Schutz, Breathitt County - quadruple-double vs. Red Bird - 23 points, 15 rebounds, 10 blocks, 10 steals
  • BreAnna Tincher, Jackson City - three straight 40-point games vs. Prestonsburg, Leslie County and June Buchanan
  • Reed Sheppard, North Laurel - back-to-back 50-point games with a triple-double vs. South Laurel and Corbin

Outstanding Postseason Performance:

  • Kensley Feltner, Lawrence County - 47 points, 14 rebounds vs. Floyd Central in girls’ 58th District championship
  • Sammi Sites, Johnson Central - 27 points, 7/10 from three vs. Paintsville in girls’ 57th District championship
  • Harris Phelps, Paintsville - 22 carries, 221 yards, 1 rush TD in Class 1A State Championship game
  • Isaac Dixon, Belfry - 8 carries, 204 yards, three TDs; fumble return for TD vs. Bell County in region final

Breakout Star:

  • Reed Sheppard, North Laurel boys basketball
  • Max Johnson, Hazard football
  • Kensley Feltner, Lawrence County girls basketball
  • Dylan Preston, Johnson Central football

Rising Star:

  • Trent Noah, Harlan County boys basketball
  • Kennedy Harvel, Floyd Central girls basketball
  • Trinity Rowe, Pikeville girls basketball
  • Austin Sperry, Breathitt County boys basketball

Career Achievement:

  • Russ Osborne breaks Shelby Valley passing record
  • Bella Blackburn reaches 1,500 assists for Paintsville volleyball
  • Kade Grundy becomes Somerset’s all-time leading scorer
  • Connor Robinson becomes top five scorer in Clay County boys’ basketball history

Other honors:

  • Corbin boys, North Laurel girls soccer make runs to Final Four
  • North Laurel girls soccer outlasts Russell in shootout to advance to Final Four
  • Paintsville-Pikeville provide volleyball thriller
  • Wolfe County volleyball wins programs first region title

We will also showcase some of our best plays on the year. The show airs on Friday, April 30th at 7 p.m. on WYMT.

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