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Woodford County Tramples Dunbar’s Playoff Hopes

Woodford County Tramples Dunbar’s Playoff Hopes

March 1, 2019

The Bulldogs faced off against the Woodford County Yellowjackets on February 28. Starters for the Bulldogs were #42 Haley Gadd, #23 Tanaya Cecil, #24 Jailyn Ginter, #20 Cheyenne Fullwood, and #5 Elise Ellison-Coons. Starters for the Yellowjackets were #11 Nia Jaco, #14 Abbie Hudson, #30 Ellie Dougherty, #52 Kayla Harlow, #54 Delaney Enlow. The opening tip went to the Yellowjackets. One ...

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.

Henry Clay takes down Bulldogs at home

Henry Clay takes down Bulldogs at home

January 13, 2019

January 10 marked the first game between Paul Laurence Dunbar and Henry Clay of the 2018-19 season. The game itself started off with multiple scores from Henry Clay who were able to gain a 3-point advantage on Dunbar 5-2. Henry Clay continues leading strong, even going up to 10-4. However, Dunbar was able to turn their fortunes around to score multiple layups, getting a 11-10 advantage by the time...

Mashayla Cecil Signs to EKU

Mashayla Cecil Signs to EKU

May 30, 2018

May 29th--After a long process, Mashayla Cecil announced that she will further her academic and athletic career at Eastern Kentucky University. "I picked EKU simply because it felt like home. I felt as if it was the best fit for me academically and for basketball," she said. Cecil leaves Dunbar as the all-time leading scorer for girls, Fayette County's all-time leading scorer for girls, the 2018  ...

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...

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.

Lady Bulldogs Lose To The Generals

Lady Bulldogs Lose To The Generals

January 26, 2018

The girls' basketball team lost to Lafayette on Jan. 23 with a score of 36-41.

Mashayla Cecil Makes History

Mashayla Cecil Makes History

January 22, 2018

On Jan. 4th, Mashayla Cecil edged her name into the Dunbar history books by breaking the girls scoring record, which was set by Whitney Horn in 1998, by scoring 25 points in a loss to the Lafayette Generals. "It feels pretty cool...there's no way I could've done it without my teammates," Cecil said. She was honored by her team before their previous win, 74-68 in double OT,  against Franklin...

Girls’ Basketball Sweeps Franklin County

Girls’ Basketball Sweeps Franklin County

January 22, 2018

The Bulldogs defeated Franklin County on Jan. 19 with a score of 72-68 OT.

Lady Bulldogs Defeat Blue Devils

Lady Bulldogs Defeat Blue Devils

January 17, 2018

The Dunbar Girls' basketball team defeated Henry Clay on Jan. 11 with a score of 60-45.

Girls’ Basketball Rolls Over Commodores

Girls’ Basketball Rolls Over Commodores

December 5, 2017

The Dunbar girls' basketball team won their game against Tates Creek on Dec. 1 with a score of 67-44.