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Bluegrass Sports Nation HS Football Week 9 Recap 10-13-17

Tyrese Allen, Paintsville’s 6’4″ 290 pound running back was a load to bring down. (Photo by Brendon Miller)

Not much changed this week with the top teams in the BSN coverage area. As teams tune up for their runs at a State Tournament, some have put themselves in tougher positions than others. As expected, the teams that advanced deep in the playoffs last season are once again at the top of their game and ready for the battle that is playoff football. Continue reading Bluegrass Sports Nation HS Football Week 9 Recap 10-13-17

BSN Game of the Week – Class 1A #3 Hazard (5-1) at Class 1A #1 Paintsville (6-1)

Hazard’s Bailey Blair dives in for Hazard’s only score. (Photo by Brendon Miller)

In a rematch of last years Semi State Tournament, Coach Mark Dixon’s Hazard Bulldogs traveled to Paintsville to take on Coach Joe Chirico’s Paintsville Tigers. Both teams were trying to fine tune their teams for a run at a State Title. Paintsville was riding a four game winning streak which included back to back road wins at Lawrence County and at Fairview. Hazard had won three in a row after a disappointing loss to Somerset. Hazard is trying to make it back to the State Finals again and Paintsville wants to get their themselves and consider Hazard a huge roadblock. Continue reading BSN Game of the Week – Class 1A #3 Hazard (5-1) at Class 1A #1 Paintsville (6-1)

High School Football Week 8 Recap & KHSAA STATS

Week 8 saw some teams get back on track, some continued to get hotter and some teams fell back. One team’s dream for an undefeated season was derailed and one team is still fighting to find it’s first win after 8 grueling weeks. As the 2017 season closes in on it’s final game, some of the usual characters are still atop the football world. Continue reading High School Football Week 8 Recap & KHSAA STATS

Breathitt County remains undefeated in Class 3A District Seven

Photo by Brendon Miller

Bobcats Defeat Morgan County 54- 26.  Colton Ritchie six year old Cancer Survivor honored during the game.

David Leveridge- High School Football

Bluegrass Sports Nation game of the Week, KHSAA Football Class 3A District Seven.  Morgan County Cougars vs Breathitt County Bobcats, week eight of KHSAA Football regular season. Continue reading Breathitt County remains undefeated in Class 3A District Seven

Bluegrass Sports Nation adds hundreds of Photos 10-6-17

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BSN Game of the Week – Morgan Co. at Breathitt Co.

 

BLUEGRASS SPORTS NATION HIGH SCHOOL GAME of THE WEEK – OCTOBER 6, 2017

MORGAN COUNTY COUGARS v. BREATHITT COUNTY BOBCATS
Eastern Kentucky sports media leader, BLUEGRASS SPORTS NATION has chosen at its game of the week for Friday, October 6th, as the matchup between the Morgan County Cougars and the Breathitt County Bobcats.  The Cougars and Bobcats currently sit atop Class 3A District 8, each at 2-0 in District play and this game will help determine District superiority.  The Cougars and Head Coach Mark Easterling come to Jackson off two impressive District wins over Estill County (34-8) and Magoffin County (64-46).  The Bobcats and Head Coach Kyle Moore have righted the ship after a slow start to the season and have picked up their District victories over Knott Central (50-43) and Estill County (36-22).   Continue reading BSN Game of the Week – Morgan Co. at Breathitt Co.

Youth Football – Lumberjacks split with East Perry

Lumberjacks – Photo by Brendon Miller

David Leveridge – Columnist – Bluegrass Sports Nation.
Two of the best Garde School programs in our area matched up on Tuesday evening.  The NorthFork Lumberjacks from Jackson, travelled to Hazard to take on the East Perry Miners in highly anticipated matchup.  The first matchup of the evening was the 5th/6th Grade teams of each with the 3rd/4th Grade teams following.   Continue reading Youth Football – Lumberjacks split with East Perry

HS Football – Powell County Pirates win first game of the season defeats Magoffin County 50-12

Powell gets 1st win of season vs Magoffin – Photo by Brendon Miller

Nate Skidmore has complete game scoring four touchdowns. 
By David Leveridge – Bluegrass Sports Nation game of the week:  KHSAA Football week 6 Maggoffin County vs Powell County in district seven action Class 3A.

This week’s Bluegrass Sports Nation game of the week featured our first game of the season with district competition on the line.  The Powell County Pirates hosted the Magoffin County Hornets in a battle of district seven competing in Class 3A KHSAA Football.   Powell County entering tonight’s matchup was currently winless in season play.   Continue reading HS Football – Powell County Pirates win first game of the season defeats Magoffin County 50-12