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Lady Bulldogs Beat Catholic 48-40 in 43rd District Championship

Lady Bulldogs Beat Catholic 48-40 in 43rd District Championship

February 23, 2019

The PLD Girls' Basketball team beats Lexington Catholic 48-40 becoming 43rd district champions.

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

Mike Marshall, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2018

Filed under New in Sports, Sports, Sports Galleries, Sports News

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. After waiting for an extra hour for kick off, due to weather, the teams took the field to start playing at 8:30 p.m. First Quarter Henry Clay won the opening coin toss and chose to receive the kick and returned it to their ...

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 #...

Boys’ Soccer defeats Defenders

Boys’ Soccer defeats Defenders

September 16, 2018

The Bulldogs faced off against the Bryan Station Defenders, leaving with a score of 2-1. The last time the Bulldogs and the Defenders faced off last season, it ended with the Bulldogs on top with a score of 3-2. Station started the game on the attack, which led to some shots taken in the early going of the game: one in the 38th minute that missed wide, and another in the 36th that was saved by D...

Dunbar Gets the Win for Homecoming

Dunbar Gets the Win for Homecoming

September 16, 2018

Friday night brought the match-up of the Paul Laurence Dunbar Bulldogs against the McCreary Central Raiders. Dunbar played a fast pace game and used speed to their advantage. This win snapped Dunbar’s 16 game losing streak. Dunbar won the opening coin toss and elected to defer until the second half. Dunbar’s kick to McCreary went into the end zone for a touchback and was placed on McCreary’...

Dunbar Rolls Past Lafayette in District Finals

Dunbar Rolls Past Lafayette in District Finals

February 27, 2018

Coming into the game the Bulldogs had lost both previous match ups against the generals and had been held under 50 points in both games. Both teams traded buckets in the first quarter but Lafayette gained the early advantage and holding senior Mashayla Cecil to 2 points in the quarter. Midway through the second, the game became chippy with both teams being very aggressive, causing both coaches...

Boys’ Basketball Defeats West Jess.

Boys’ Basketball Defeats West Jess.

February 20, 2018

The bulldogs played West Jessamine on Feb. 13 and won with a score of 63-54.

Regional Dive Meet

Regional Dive Meet

February 15, 2018

The KHSAA Regional Dive Meet took place on Saturday, Feb. 10. Senior Julia Radhakrishnan and freshman Alexis Radhakrishnan placed 15th and 7th, respectively. Alexis qualified for the state championships which will take place next week.

Girls’ Basketball Senior Night

Girls’ Basketball Senior Night

February 15, 2018

The lady bulldogs defeated Bryan Station on Feb. 9 with a score of 58-42.

Wrestling City Tournament

Wrestling City Tournament

February 9, 2018

The City Tournament was held at Henry Clay on Feb. 3. Dunbar had six competitors place in the top four.