High School Highlight Reel (11-8-19)
High School Highlight Reel (11-8-19)
LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) - It is time for the high school football playoffs in Kentucky.
C1 3 first round of the playoffs continuing tonight.
Win or you season is over.
L-c-a and lexington catholic in big ones.
Pulaski and southwestern in our game of the week.
Not to mention lexington city schools clashing eyeing district titles.
The action coming up.
The high school highlight reel starts now.
Welcome in to the high school highlight reel playoff edition.
C1 3 i'm bryan kennedy and i'm flying solo tonight.
Pulaski county started the season with a loss, then rattled off seven straight wins.
They have lost their last two...one of those to southwestern just a few weeks ago.
Opposite is true for southwestern.
The warriors struggled to start the season, but are peaking at the right.
Riding a three-game win streak into the playoffs.
Pulaski county taking on southwestern.
Your game of the week.
To the maroon lagoon as they call it.
Blake burton drops back and gets nailed by ryun dye in the back field maroons set a good screen pass for braden gipson for a nice gain then the maroons try an option with kaleb adams but it gets blown up and dylan asher recovers the fumble pulaski trys again option read but dylan asher was everywhere tonight showing how hyped he is southwestern beats pulaski for the second time in three weeks.
They win 17 to 7.
They take on whitley county next friday.
Somerset hosting danville.
This was all briar jumpers tonight after a briar jumpers touchdown kickoff jerrod smith rips the ball loose from caleb burns briar jumpers take over mikey garland gets it up the middle bull dozes his way in for 6 kaiya sheron drops back and hits cam austin for a nice pitch and catch touchdown somerset wins 34 to 14.
More on their opponent next week later on.
Lexington city action...tates creek hosting henry clay.
Dj van horn with the ball and lofts one deep to ashton foos who reels it in.
First down blue devils.
Van horn later short pass to preston stacy and he gets the big gain.
Flip the field...second quarter now.
Van horn tries to throw the screen, but tates creek's delarisco jones picks it off.
Big man returns it 82 yards for the score 14 all the commodores win this one big over henry clay 48 to 27.
Who will they face next week?
Across town...dunbar taking on lafayette to decide that.
Lafayette's george anderson takes it up the middle.
Making tacklers miss.
Big gain there.
Jc shegog get the ball on the jet sweep.
He will take it 12 yards for the touchdown.
13 oh generals bulldogs trying to answer.
Jake smith hits tyre garrard on the pass.
He'll get taken down, but not until after a big gain.
Couple plays later smith throwing to the opposite side.
Jamarcus robinson catches it and scampers into generals territory.
Dunbar comes back to win this one 27 to 19.
So it will be dunbar and tates creek in the district championship next week.
More games from the area are right around the corner.
Somerset hosting danville.
Mercer county in a big one against the christian academy of louisville.
Also lex cath and l-c-a both in action.
Stick around...more highlight reel after the break.
If you were looking for a team who surprised some folks this s e c1 3 season.
Look no further than mercer county.
The titans are 8 and 2 ranked 6th in 3 a.
Tonight they host the christian academy of louisville.
Their earlier meeting this season, titans won, but it was decided by one point... but second quarter..
Mercer trailing by a couple of scores.
Pass completion gets the first down but check out the hit from kaelin drakeford who flexes the truck stick on the centurion receiver..
More on him in a second.
C-a-l would tack on another 7 so ensuing kickoff lands into the hands of brayden dunn and he displays some excellent vision and patience here waiting for downfield blocks and the holes to open up and they do just that as dunn takes this one to midfield.
Drakeford made some plays on the defensive side..
Now it's time for the q-b to showcase his talent with the football in his hand..
Quarterback keeper makes a defender miss..
Nobody's going to catch drakeford on his way to six..
Cuts into the christian academy lead but that would be the last score of the night for mercer as their season ends..
34 to 14 the final against christian academy.
First play of the night for the home team..
Q-b reed lanter tosses it out wide to reiley colwick who decides to pass on the trick play and he's got a man in luke sheperson who gets behind the bearcat secondary and sheperson is in for the forty five yard score rebels up 7 to nothing.
First play from scrimmage on the rebels second possession... it's a counter to andrew sacco and he finds daylight up the middle and he's off to the races..
Looks like he's going to hit the endzone.
Jagger gillis is there and takes sacco down inside the 10 yard line.
But a few plays later the senior gets another crack at it from a yard out and his second effort crosses the goalline for another rebel t-d.
28 unanswered points to open the game for the rebels boyle county wins big...64 to 14.
Lexington catholic hosting bourbon county.
Bourbon's nakwan joyce on the sweep.
He fumbles, but ruled down at the one.
Next play 4th and goal.
Bad snap...qb can't corral but lex cath's pearce hall can.
He scoops it and we're off to the races.
After running 90 yards he's pulled down just inside the 10 knights offense on the field, beau allen drops back.
Can't find anyone so he'll do it himself.
Dives in...that score makes it 43-7 lex cath wins this one 43 to 23.
They will play boyle county next week in the district title game.
Lca hosting washington county.
4th down for the commanders l-c-a's neal dickey and andrew huff in for the stop.
Turnover on downs.
Eagles ball and will vernon with the short pass...bobbles it, but gets a nice little gain..
On the next play...he gets more...a lot more.
Jayden barnhart pitches it, vernon with the stiff arm and he's gone.
50 yards for the score.
Eagles up 43-7 l-c-a wins 43 to 14.
They have a clash with somerset next week.
We end the night at the rock.
Rockcastle hosting estill county.
Zach taylor takes up the middle for 6 noah parkey drops back and decides to take it him self for a 35 yd td the rock is hard!
Rockcastle wins big 50 to 14.
They face bell county next friday.