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Dunbar Crushes Bryan Station in First Home Game of the Season

Dunbar Crushes Bryan Station in First Home Game of the Season

Connor Roberts, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2015

Lexington, KY— Dunbar came into tonight’s match-up poised for revenge. After falling to the Defenders last year (59-76) on Dec. 5, 2014, the Bulldogs were determined to have a different outcome this go around. “We’ve been looking forward to this game for a while since we lost to them last ...

Dunbar Basketball Snags First Win of the Season

Dunbar Basketball Snags First Win of the Season

Connor Roberts, Staff Reporter

December 1, 2015

VERSAILLES, KY--In the season opener held on Nov. 30, the Dunbar Bulldogs earned a commanding victory over the Woodford County Yellow Jackets (65-38). Entering this season, Dunbar coach Scott Chalk had never beaten Woodford County; Monday night, he did just that. Led by junior guard Taveion Hollingswo...

Concussed

Concussed

Connor Roberts, Staff Reporter

November 24, 2015

Bang. Boom. Bang The sound of two helmets crashing together creates one of the most distinct sounds during a football game.  Whether or not you’re in the play, on the sideline, or in the bleachers, hearing that sound gives you chills.  Best case scenario, it is just a slight shake up. But m...

Fantasy Football Saviors

Fantasy Football Saviors

Connor Sturgill, Staff Reporter

November 22, 2015

The fantasy football world can be a cruel and dangerous place. It becomes the ultimate test of skill and your own sanity. You might be stuck in fantasy limbo with inconsistent running backs or injured wide receivers, but if you pick up these football saviors then your season might not be played in vain. Quarterba...

Student Athletes Begin to Sign

Student Athletes Begin to Sign

Lauren Denham, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2015

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… and no not the holiday season. It’s the weeklong signing period that lasts from Nov. 11 to Nov. 18, 2015. During this week, high school seniors are given their first chance to sign with the college where they will be competing next year. This week is refe...

Shelby Campbell signs with Lincoln Memorial University

Shelby Campbell signs with Lincoln Memorial University

Maggie Davis, Editor-in-Chief

November 16, 2015

Shelby Campbell, a senior at Dunbar, signed with Lincoln Memorial University on Nov. 13, 2015. After an extremely successful senior season, including four top five finishes in various tournaments, Campbell made it official when she signed her National Letter of Intent on Friday. Lincoln Memorial Unive...

Madison Winstead Signs with Kentucky

Madison Winstead Signs with Kentucky

Maggie Davis, Editor-in-Chief

November 16, 2015

On Nov. 11, 2015, senior Madison Winstead signed to swim for the University of Kentucky next year. Although she verbally committed on April 18, 2014, Winstead finally made it official on Wednesday when she signed with the University. She was surrounded by her parents, coaches, teammates and friends. ...

Leah Edmond Commits to Kentucky

Leah Edmond Commits to Kentucky

Lauren Denham, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2015

Standout volleyball player Leah Edmond signed her National Letter of Intent to play volleyball for the University of Kentucky on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015. Edmond came to Dunbar the end of her freshman year, and played her first season as a Bulldog at the start of her sophomore year. She immedi...

Royals Dominate World Series

Royals Dominate World Series

Eli Blevins, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2015

The 2015 World Series came to an end with the Kansas City Royals dominating the New York Mets four to one. The Royals pulled ahead through two games of extra innings despite the rainy and cold weather. The Mets, with one of the best pitching rotations this year, were crushed due to the hitting of the...

PLD Volleyball Stars Moving on to Division 1 Teams

PLD Volleyball Stars Moving on to Division 1 Teams

Connor Roberts, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2015

In her last game wearing the #13 jersey, UK commit Leah Edmond led the way for Dunbar one last time, totaling 27 kills. Coach Jenni Morgan said she is proud of what Leah has done for the program. "She is one of the best athletes to have walked through the doors here at Dunbar." The next time Leah...

Henry Clay Ends Dunbar Volleyball’s State Tournament Hopes

Henry Clay Ends Dunbar Volleyball’s State Tournament Hopes

Connor Roberts, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2015

After a grind-it-out 24-13 season, the Paul Laurence Dunbar Bulldogs battled with the Henry Clay Blue Devils (36-4) for a Region Final berth on Wednesday night. As they took the first set 25-22, Henry Clay clawed back and won 3 straight games, 25-17, 25-22 and 25-22, to propel them past the Lady Bulldogs...

Kentucky Basketball 2015-16 Preview

Kentucky Basketball 2015-16 Preview

Connor Roberts, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2015

After an exhilarating shimmy from Matthew Mitchell, a few words from Drake and an electrifying speech from good ole Coach John Calipari, the BBN got their first look at the new 2015-16 Kentucky Men's Basketball Team. This new recruiting class includes the top point guard and center in the country in...