Category Archives: Casey Allen

High School Football – Rain Storm on the River Bank Floods the Bobcats’ Bid for First Win

Donavan Turner – Photo by Brendon Miller – BSN

(Article by Bluegrass Sports Nation  – Casey Allen 9-1-18)

As the rain came pouring down in Jackson, Ky the Beathitt County Bobcats hoped get off a 2 game skid. Floyd Central on the other hand wanted to keep the train rolling as the Jaguars were 2-0 coming into the game. Something had to give as both teams took the field. Continue reading High School Football – Rain Storm on the River Bank Floods the Bobcats’ Bid for First Win

KENTUCKY’S SOPHOMORE SENSATION GETS THE NOD FROM STOOPS

UK’s Terry WIlson – Photo by Brendon Miller – BSN

August 31, 2018 – CASEY ALLEN – Bluegrass Sports Nation Special UK Football Columnist            

The biggest question mark during the offseason was at quarterback for the Wildcats.  That question was finally answered this week as Coach Stoops announced that Junior College transfer Terry Wilson was taking the reins. It’s fitting that this decision comes just days before the Wildcats first game. Continue reading KENTUCKY’S SOPHOMORE SENSATION GETS THE NOD FROM STOOPS

High School Football – THE BREATHITT COUNTY BOBCATS ARE LOOKING FOR THEIR SWEET SPOT in the HONEY BOWL.

August 30, 2018 – CASEY ALLEN – Bluegrass Sports Nation Breathitt Football Columnist

The Breathitt Bobcats may be winless after two games, but being around them at practice, you wouldn’t know it. The Bobcats continue to work hard every day watching film, conditioning, and getting after each other on every rep.  The fact is, the Bobcats still have everything to play for in front of them. It all begins this Friday night as the Floyd Central Jaguars come to the River Bank for the annual Honey Bowl. Continue reading High School Football – THE BREATHITT COUNTY BOBCATS ARE LOOKING FOR THEIR SWEET SPOT in the HONEY BOWL.

High School Football – BOBCATS KEEP IT INTERESTING, BUT FALL SHORT TO COMMODORES

Breathitt loses to PCC – Photo by Brendon Miller – BSN

August 24, 2018 – Hazard, Kentucky – CASEY ALLEN – Bluegrass Sports Nation Breathitt Football Columnist

The Breathitt County Bobcats made the short trip to Perry County last night in hopes of getting their first win of the season.  The Bobcats were again tasked with yet another Class 5A team with enrollment that dwarfs that of Breathitt.  The Bobcats proved they were more than up for the challenge. Continue reading High School Football – BOBCATS KEEP IT INTERESTING, BUT FALL SHORT TO COMMODORES

HS Football – TURF WAR IN PERRY COUNTY

Tyson on the sweep for the Bobcats – Photo by Brendon Miller – BSN

August 23, 2018 – CASEY ALLEN – Bluegrass Sports Nation Breathitt Football Columnist

The Breathitt County Bobcats are looking to bounce back after a tough loss to Montgomery County as they make the short trip to Perry County Central this Friday night.  The Commodores are a familiar foe of the Bobcats as they have built a neighboring rivalry over the past few years. Continue reading HS Football – TURF WAR IN PERRY COUNTY

HS Football – BREATHITT OPENS THE SEASON with a LOSS in RECREATION BOWL

Breathitt Bobcat QB Braxton O’Hara – Photo by Brendon Miller

The Breathitt County Bobcats made the trip to Mount Sterling in hopes of avenging last year’s loss to the Montgomery County Indians.  Along the way, as the rain came down, the Bobcats would face their first adversity of the season, and evening, as the new equipment trailer would run over a screw resulting in a flat tire on the Mountain Parkway, resulting in the kickoff being pushed back to 7:45pm. Continue reading HS Football – BREATHITT OPENS THE SEASON with a LOSS in RECREATION BOWL

HS Football – CANADY ERA BEGIN WITH “LIGHTNING” PERFORMANCE FROM HIS COMMODORES.

Ovie Canady – Photo by Brendon Miller – BSN

HAZARD, KENTUCKY – August 17, 2018
CASEY ALLEN – Bluegrass Sports Nation High School Football Analyst 
     New Perry Central Coach Ovie Canady and his Perry County Central Commodores kicked off the 2018 season by hosting the McCreary Central Raiders in the Inaugural John C. Combs Bowl.  It didn’t take PCC long to show their identity of tough hard-nosed football, just like olf “Punkin”.  PCC won the toss, chose to receive, and then drove the ball 59 yards on 10 plays and scoring on a Jayden Neace 4 yard run.  The extra point was no good, making the score 6-0 with 8:15 left in the first quarter. Continue reading HS Football – CANADY ERA BEGIN WITH “LIGHTNING” PERFORMANCE FROM HIS COMMODORES.

High School Football – And So It Begins by Casey Allen

Breathitt Takes the field – Photo by Brendon Miller – Bluegrass Sports Nation

On July 10th at 6 p.m., Breathitt County High School Football Team’s 2018 campaign officially began.  The Bobcats have spent the past month practicing in the hot summer heat, with their minds set on the regular season.  While most kids are at home playing Fortnite or sleeping in, these Bobcats have been putting in work.  Countless drills, reps, and sprints have all lead up to tomorrow, when the Breathitt Bobcats travel to Montgomery County for the 71st Annual Rec Bowl. Continue reading High School Football – And So It Begins by Casey Allen