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The Hottest Teams in NHL right now

The Hottest Teams in NHL right now

November 29, 2018

Nashville Predators (13-5-1): Nashville has played 19 games and totaled 27 points throughout, they have won 13, lost five, and went to overtime once. They have also gained an 18 plus goal difference and 13 regulation plus overtime wins. They have acquired this winning number one spot by having well-represented offensive and defensive cores. Centers Ryan Johansen and Filip Forsberg have led the team with b...

How the Bluegrass Became a Hotspot for Horse Racing

How the Bluegrass Became a Hotspot for Horse Racing

November 27, 2018

Lexington is known for being the “horse capital of the world” but how’d this title come to be? Well, the Bluegrass area is known around the world for our rich history with the Thoroughbred industry. It first started in the 19th century. For most of the 1800s, the horse race industry was actually headquartered in the east coast as opposed to being centered in Central KY. Then, around 1897, the ...

The Controversial New Roughing Rule

The Controversial New Roughing Rule

November 27, 2018

On Oct. 15, 2017, the Green Bay Packers were playing the Minnesota Vikings. This was the game that brought the new roughing the passer rule into effect. In the first quarter Packers’ quarterback, Aaron Rodgers, was under major pressure from the Vikings’ defense. As the pocket collapsed around him, Rodgers rolled out to his right and dumped the ball out to a receiver. Right after he threw ...

E-sports Gaining Momentum and Fans

E-sports Gaining Momentum and Fans

November 21, 2018

November is a big month for competitive video gaming, with five competitions from Nov. 1-4. Overwatch with the Overwatch World Cup 2018 Finals, Hearthstone with the 2018 Hearthstone Global Games Finals, and Starcraft II with its 2018 World Championship Series Global Finals (all three games being made by Blizzard) had their competitions at Blizzcon 2018 in Anaheim, California, from Nov. 2-3. At ...

Adam Vinatieri Redeems Colts By Smashing Record

Adam Vinatieri Redeems Colts By Smashing Record

November 20, 2018

The Colts haven’t had much to celebrate so far as their record has fallen to 3-5, but they can take pride in the fact that their kicker, Adam Vinatieri, has become the all-time points leader with an astounding 2,547 points. This feat occurred as he kicked a 25-yard field goal with 26 seconds left till halftime against the Raiders. Adam Vinatieri has kicked in the NFL for an astonishing 23 years. Some of the rooki...

High School Football and Head Injuries

High School Football and Head Injuries

November 6, 2018

September 28, 2018, was a night like any other for Pike County High School. Bright lights lit the sea of cheering faces, laughter, and cries of excitement filled the stadium--the team was like a sea of red and black jerseys. To any onlooker, this would've seemed like a typical high school football game. And it really was…until the 3rd quarter. One moment, junior Dylan Thomas was blocking the offensive linem...

Bryan Station defeats Bulldogs in Close Game

Bryan Station defeats Bulldogs in Close Game

October 21, 2018

The Dunbar Bulldogs faced off against the Bryan Station Defenders on Oct. 19, a suffered a loss 27-26. Dunbar won the toss and elected to receive the opening kick which went into the end zone for a touchback. The Dunbar offense took over on their own 20 yard line. With big runs from #27 Alex Bard (a 28 yard run), and #6 Mitchell Joseph (an 11 yard run) and a touchdown run, and #24 Evan VanDanik...

Boys’ Soccer Puts Up a Fight at District Tournament

Boys’ Soccer Puts Up a Fight at District Tournament

October 20, 2018

On Oct. 11, the boys’ soccer team went head to head with Lafayette at the district finals. Dunbar lost to Lafayette with a score of 0-0 during the game, with penalty kicks leading the score to 2-4. Earlier in the season, Dunbar beat Lafayette 3-2. During the first half, Dunbar had main possession of the ball. For the most part, Lafayette played a defensive game, blocking Dunbar’s many s...

Dunbar Advances to the Semi-Finals in the 11th Region

Dunbar Advances to the Semi-Finals in the 11th Region

October 18, 2018

This game is Dunbar’s first game in the 11th region championship, against Madison Central High School. This game is right off the heels of a loss to Lexington Catholic in the 43rd District Championship. The game began with good playing from Dunbar. The Bulldogs managed to score their first goal of the game about two and a half minutes into the game. It is scored by #6, Gracie Logan. Dunbar gains ...

Dunbar Girls’ Soccer Shocking District Championship Loss

Dunbar Girls’ Soccer Shocking District Championship Loss

October 15, 2018

The Bulldogs lost against Catholic on Oct. 11 in the district championship. After finishing regulation and double overtime with a score of 0-0, the Bulldogs, unfortunately, lost in penalty kicks by a score of 3-1; making it their first loss in 12 games. Seniors and captains Meron Roach (MF/F) and Morgan Turcotte (GK) really showed out. Meron Roach was the center of Dunbar's offense creating most of...

Bulldogs Suffer a Huge Loss to Henry Clay Blue Devils

Bulldogs Suffer a Huge Loss to Henry Clay Blue Devils

October 5, 2018

On Oct. 4, the Dunbar Bulldogs played the Henry Clay Blue Devils at Dunbar. Last years match up between these two teams ended with Henry Clay coming out on top, winning by 42 points. Two years ago, however, the Bulldogs came out on top, winning by 19 points. The Bulldogs looked rough as the rain fell during the game, losing by 32 points. The pressure placed on Dunbar by Henry Clay was intense....

Dunbar Rolls Over Lafayette for Second Season Win

Dunbar Rolls Over Lafayette for Second Season Win

October 2, 2018

The first game in the Dunbar-Lafayette rivalry was played on September 28. It resulted in a Dunbar victory, with 28 points to the Generals’ 24. The first points of the game were scored by #34 Jaylen Lawson of Lafayette, who made an 87-yard run. They failed to make a point conversion, however. Lafayette gained the lead, with Dunbar 0-6. Soon after, Lafayette gained a higher advantage after #...