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Bulldogs Tie Devils in Final District Game

Bulldogs Tie Devils in Final District Game

October 3, 2019

Dunbar during the first half was very energetic and focused and seemed to be giving it their all. “Before playing I was super pumped and I just knew we were all ready to go out there and give it 100%,” #17 Pablo Ortiz said. The Bulldogs knew that they were going to need to put up a fight if they wanted to beat or tie with Henry Clay. Towards the end of the 1st half, you could tell that...

Bulldogs Pull Out a Win

Bulldogs Pull Out a Win

October 2, 2019

The game began with a kick-off by Dunbar followed by a freekick from Lafayette after a foul by Dunbar. Dunbar earned themselves a corner kick after Lafayette kicks the ball out of bounds. The kick was taken by #3 Jason O’Hara. Dunbar earned themselves another corner kick, which was taken by #19 Adali Diaz.  At the 7th minute, Lafayette fouls Dunbar, which gave Dunbar a goal opportunity wit...

Bulldogs Pull Out Win Over Colts

Bulldogs Pull Out Win Over Colts

September 23, 2019

It looked to be a tough match-up for both teams. The Dog Pound was vacant at kick-off, the fans were quiet, and the team seemed unenergized even though the weather conditions were perfect for the game. The Bulldogs started off with the ball, and on the kick, they brought it out to their own 35-yard line. The O-line was not off to a good start as the Colts got a lot of pressure on the running and...

Bulldogs Slaughtered on Friday the 13th

Bulldogs Slaughtered on Friday the 13th

September 16, 2019

On Sept. 13, the Dunbar Bulldogs faced off against the Fredrick Douglass Broncos. Both teams had been preparing for a week leading up to the match-up for the other and had specific things they did to get ready for it. "We've been focusing on reading our keys and making sure we're not too focused on what the backs are doing," #6 Jacob Greene said. "We react and play as a team and we play together." Before...

Dunbar Falls to Tates Creek

Dunbar Falls to Tates Creek

September 12, 2019

The Bulldogs faced the Tates Creek Commodores on Sept. 10. Early in the game, Creek got a quick goal, but the Bulldogs didn’t stop. Dunbar came back and scored off #18 Jed French’s free-kick outside the box which #9 Ben Oser took and scored making the game 1-1. The game at even, the teams started battling. Creek got a goal from a shot outside the 18, making the score 2-1 with the Bulldo...

The Bulldogs Tie 0-0 with Blue Devils

The Bulldogs Tie 0-0 with Blue Devils

September 10, 2019

The Bulldogs played the Henry Clay Devils on Sept. 9. Both teams had high expectations for this game and were expecting solid competition, but it ended without scores from either team. From the beginning, with Dunbar starting in possession, they played an offensive first half, taking multiple shots on goal, although none were successful.  Dunbar had a good look at a goal off a free kick by #19 Olivia B...

New Swim and Dive Coaches

New Swim and Dive Coaches

August 30, 2019

Every year, Dunbar welcomes new staff members and students into our school. However, most people don't realize there are new faculty members not seen at school every day. There are multiple coaches of Dunbar sports who do not teach at our school. Therefore, many students do not know the faces and names of some coaches. Coach Cole Pleasants has been leading the Dunbar swim team to success, as the head ...

Bulldogs Overcome Slow Start to Win Home Opener

Bulldogs Overcome Slow Start to Win Home Opener

August 25, 2019

The start didn't look hopeful. The Bulldogs slumped onto the field with low energy that was reflected by the crowd. On the opening kick, Dunbar got called for an offsides penalty allowing #6 Jacob Bowman for the Jaguars to get the ball to mid-field. North Laurel was able to put together a sustained drive that lasted 4:28 and was capped off by a 19-yard touchdown run by #6 Bowman. The Jaguars...

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

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 ...