This Day In History
This Day In Kentucky Sports History
22 Years Ago Today – April 7, 1995
- Charles Thomas of Harlan and Ukari Figgs of Scott County are named Mr. and Miss Kentucky Basketball. Thomas scored over 3,300 points in his high school career, led his team to two All “A” Kentucky State Championships and was named Tournament MVP in both ’94 and ’95. Charles has signed to play college basketball for Clem Haskins at the University of Minnesota. Figgs scored over 2,500 points in her high school career and led Scott County to the 1995 Kentucky State Championship where she earned the tournament’s Most Valuable Player Award. Ukari has signed to play her college basketball at Purdue University.