Bell County’s season came to an end on Friday in the second round of the Class 3A playoffs. The Bobcats fought through injuries and kept the game close for a half before Corbin pulled away for a 32-6 victory. Bell County ends the year with a 7-5 record while going 2-3 in the district.
An early 19-point lead for Casey County set the tone for Friday’s game. Bell had trouble stopping the potent Rebel offense en route to a 53-14 defeat. It was the Bobcats third straight loss and the largest of the season.
An eight-point lead heading into the second quarter wasn’t enough for Pineville on Friday. Led by running back Brandon Troxell, McCreary Central rebounded in the second half en route to a 59-36 victory.