High School Football Week 5 Recap

Leslie County Smith carries the ball – Photo by Brendon Miller

Week 5 of High School Football saw a couple surprises with Floyd (4-1) falling at home to Prestonsburg (2-2) by the score of 42-22. Bell County (3-1) also took their first loss on the road at Whitley County 28-6. In other action in the BSN coverage area, Estill (1-3) continued to struggle losing a tight contest 32-30 at home to Bath County. Belfry (3-1) continued their surge with a 56-13 drilling of Pikeville. Magoffin (2-3) was dismantled by Harlan 44-12. Johnson Central (4-0) continued their run for another State Championship by hammering Moore 42-8. Jenkins (0-5) fell to Lynn Camp 47-8. Middlesboro (2-3) beat Pineville (2-3) 46-20. Paintsville (4-1) rolled against Williamsburg (3-2) 53-21. Letcher Central (0-5) is still looking for the win column after dropping their home game to Pike Central 35-28. Morgan County (1-3) put up 36 points but still lost to Shelby Valley 55-36.

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Bluegrass Sports Nation featured two teams struggling more than expected with Leslie (2-3) defeating the Breathitt Bobcats (0-5) on the road 50-14. Leslie put the game out of reach early jumping out to a 20-0 lead before the Bobcats scored on an 80 touchdown pass from Cameron Stacy to Brandon Slaughter. Leslie would tack on another touchdown before the half for a 28-6 lead. Leslie used a balanced attack to score 2 rushing touchdowns and 2 passing touchdowns from Zack Whitaker.

Leslie opened the 2nd half with 2 more Whitaker touchdown passes making the score 44-6 after 3 quarters. The 4th quarter scoring was again started by Leslie when Connor Hollin ran the ball in for a 50-6 score. The Bobcats would score at the end of the game on a Dalton Manns rushing touchdown to make the final score 50-14. The BSN Game of the Week was sponsored in part by Breathitt County Tire in Jackson.

LCHS vs BHS (FINAL)
( 09/15/17 at Mike Holcomb Athletic Com )
Jackson,  KY
SCORE BY QUARTERS 1  2  3  4  OT TOTAL
(V)LCHS Eagles – 14 – 14 – 16 – 6 – 50
(H) BHS Bobcats – 0 – 6 – 0 – 8 – 14

Scoring Summary: Plays Yards TOP Score
05:54  LCHS Taten SMITH Carries(Hand Off) TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:54 15 yds PAT Kick by D McCULLEN NO Good 5 61 02:31 6 – 0
04:48  LCHS Luke LEWIS Carries(QB Keeper) TOUCHDOWN, clock 04:48 5 yds PAT Run by Luke LEWIS GOOD. 1 5 00:00 14 – 0
03:25  LCHS Zack WHITAKER Passes to Alex FARLER COMPLETE TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:25 18 yds PAT Pass from Zack WHITAKER to Unknown NO Good. 4 30 01:46 20 – 0
01:50  BHS Cameron STACY Passes to Brandon SLAUGHTER COMPLETE TOUCHDOWN, clock 01:52 80 yds PAT Pass from Cameron STACY to Unknown NO Good. 3 87 01:35 20 – 6
00:37  LCHS Zack WHITAKER Passes to Tyler DIXON COMPLETE TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:37 27 yds PAT Pass from Zack WHITAKER to Dylan ADAMS GOOD. 2 21 01:13 28 – 6
09:54  LCHS Zack WHITAKER Passes to Dylan ADAMS COMPLETE TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:54 33 yds PAT Pass from Zack WHITAKER to Luke LEWIS GOOD. 4 63 01:26 36 – 6
05:26  LCHS Zack WHITAKER Passes to Nick HOSKINS COMPLETE TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:26 31 yds PAT Run by Zack WHITAKER GOOD. 4 60 01:40 44 – 6
03:27  LCHS Connor HOLLIN Carries(Hand Off) TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:46 1 yds PAT Run by Add New Player NO Good 10 53 09:26 50 – 6
00:00  BHS Dalton MANNS Carries(Hand Off) TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:16 4 yds PAT Run by Dalton MANNS GOOD. 5 54 03:27 50 – 14
               

 

  BHS LCHS
FIRST DOWN 8 20
RUSHES / YARDS (NET) 17/57 36/238
PASSING YARDS (NET) 188 173
Passes Att/Comp/Int 24/8/2 11/9/1
TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS/YARDS 41 / 245 47 / 411
Fumble Returns / Yards 0 / 0 0 / 0
Punt Returns / Yards 0 / 0 2 / 16
Kickoff Returns / Yards 8 / 127 2 / 72
Interception Returns /Yards 1 / 7 2 / 20
Punts (Number/Avg) 3 / 25 1 / 4
Fumbles / Lost 1 / 1 0 / 0
Penalties / Yards 1 / 5 6 / 48
Possession Time 18:10 24:05
Sacks By: Number/Yards 0 / 0 0 / 0

 

 

 
RUSHING(Att / Yards):          
LCHS Eagles Taten SMITH 16 / 89 Luke LEWIS 5 / 50 D McCULLEN 4 / 31 Tyler SMITH 2 / 25
  Brandon STUBBLEFIELD 1 / 19 Connor HOLLIN 2 / 13 Zack WHITAKER 1 / 9 Cullen PENNINGTON 2 / 2
  Preston SPURLOCK 1 / 1 Add New Player 2 / -1        
BHS Bobcats Cameron STACY 6 / 33 Dalton MANNS 7 / 19 Tyson GROSS 1 / 7 LeDaniel WHITAKER 1 / 1
  Jason NOBLE 2 / -3            
                 
     
PASSING(Comp/Att/Int/Yard):              
LCHS Eagles Zack WHITAKER 9/11/1/173            
BHS Bobcats Cameron STACY 8/23/2/188 TEAM 0/1/0/0        
                 
     
RECEIVING(No / Yard):              
LCHS Eagles Tyler DIXON 2 / 48 Nick HOSKINS 2 / 44 Dylan ADAMS 2 / 36 Taten SMITH 1 / 21
  Alex FARLER 1 / 18 Luke LEWIS 1 / 6        
BHS Bobcats Brandon SLAUGHTER 3 / 95 Trey NOBLE 4 / 93 Tyson GROSS 1 / 0    
                 
     
INTERCEPTIONS(No / Yard):              
LCHS Eagles Jared FIELDS 1 / 20 Dalton MORGAN 1 / 0        
BHS Bobcats Charlie HUDSON 1 / 7            

(Stats provided by Steven Neace and WJSN)