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Bulldogs Defeat Lafayette To Bring Home Another District Championship

Bulldogs Defeat Lafayette To Bring Home Another District Championship

Mike Rosen, Staff Reporter

October 14, 2016

Dunbar took on Lafayette at Tate’s Creek for the 43rd District boys’ soccer championship on Oct. 13. After regular time ended 0-0, the game went into overtime with Dunbar sophomore Pedro Jimenez scoring the winning header three minutes in. The first 78 minutes of the game were uneventful,...

Injuries In High School Sports

Injuries In High School Sports

Mike Rosen, Staff Reporter

October 12, 2016

Many high school students participate in athletic teams and clubs at their school. Dunbar has 19 different sports teams with practices or games almost every day. However, injuries frequently stand in the way. High school sports have been made as safe as possible for students, but injuries are unavoidable. According...

Dunbar Struggles Against Bryan Station, Defeated 54-20.

Dunbar Struggles Against Bryan Station, Defeated 54-20.

Mike Rosen, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2016

The Bulldogs took on Bryan Station on Thursday night at home. Bryan Station easily defeated Dunbar, 54-20, as Dunbar never held the lead once. Dunbar managed to keep the game close, keeping the score tied at 0 at the end of the 1st, but found themselves down 21-0 at halftime. After finding themsel...

Dunbar Wins in a Close Contest with St. Henry on Senior Night

Dunbar Wins in a Close Contest with St. Henry on Senior Night

Kaden Gaylord, Sports Editor

October 5, 2016

Oct. 4-- The Bulldogs won by a score of 3-1 in their last home game of the regular season against the St. Henry Crusaders. Before the game 10 seniors walked one last time down the middle of the field of Jon R. Akers stadium escorted by their families. The Bulldogs entered the game with a f...

Lady Bulldogs Stomp LCA on Senior Night

Lady Bulldogs Stomp LCA on Senior Night

Kaden Gaylord, Sports Editor

October 5, 2016

Oct. 3 was the last regular season home game for the Bulldogs as they beat Lexington Christian Academy by a score of 4-0. Before the game started, the three seniors on the team were put in the spotlight as they were recognized at Jon R. Akers stadium one last time as emotions started flowing. ...

Dogs Pound Anderson County On Homecoming Night

Dogs Pound Anderson County On Homecoming Night

Mike Rosen, Staff Reporter

September 24, 2016

Friday night was the Homecoming football game for Dunbar and they played their arguably best game of the season. They defeated the Anderson County Bearcats for their first home win, 40-21. Dunbar controlled the game throughout all 4 quarters, never giving up the lead once. Dunbar had one of their best off...

PLD Golf Teams Show Out at City Golf Tournament

PLD Golf Teams Show Out at City Golf Tournament

Kaden Gaylord, Sports Editor

September 21, 2016

The Dunbar boys' and girls' golf teams competed in a tournament at the Gay Brewer, Jr. Golf Course at Picadome on Sept. 19. The boys' team finished third overall, and juniors Ethan Hill and Sam Hairston and senior Alan Showalter made the All-City team. "We could've done better, but we are happ...

Murphy Powell Verbally Commits to Emory University

Murphy Powell Verbally Commits to Emory University

Remy Milburn, Staff Reporter

September 15, 2016

Murphy Powell, a senior at Dunbar, has verbally committed to playing volleyball for the Emory Eagles in Atlanta, Georgia. Powell’s love for volleyball began in the sixth grade, unintentionally.  She was playing basketball for KBA when she noticed a game of volleyball in the corner of the gym. This spark...

Lauren Denham Commits to UK

Lauren Denham Commits to UK

Matt Jones, Staff Reporter

September 12, 2016

Dunbar swimmer, Lauren Denham, committed to swim at the University of Kentucky this summer. Living in Lexington for the majority of her life, Denham said she’s been a loyal UK fan for as long as she can remember. She went on her first unofficial visit during her sophomore year. "I knew then there...

A Rookie’s Guide to Fantasy Football

A Rookie’s Guide to Fantasy Football

Gbutue Vorkpor, Staff Reporter

September 8, 2016

Many students at Dunbar play Fantasy Football, however getting that touchdown can be tough. Here are a few tips and tricks that can help any student that is trying to have a successful season. Do not draft a QB in the first round Don’t be the guy who drafts a quarterback in the first round....

Lafayette Defeats Dunbar in Heated Football Season Opener

Lafayette Defeats Dunbar in Heated Football Season Opener

Mike Rosen, Staff Reporter

August 20, 2016

Bulldogs look to forget season opener loss and prepare for their next game against Madison Central.

Dunbar star Darius Williams signs with Northeast Mississippi

Dunbar star Darius Williams signs with Northeast Mississippi

Connor Roberts, Staff Reporter

May 14, 2016

6-4 Senior Darius Williams, a two-time first team all-state selection, and 2016 Kentucky Mr. Basketball front-runner signed to Northeast Mississippi on May 12, 2016. Williams, who played basketball for Crawford in 6th grade, Leestown in 7th grade, and finally Dunbar as an 8th grader, has been doing big thing...