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Bulldogs Take Down Commodores

Bulldogs Take Down Commodores

May 7, 2019

#10, Junior, Melisa Nelson started the game off by pitching. In centerfield, #23, Sophomore, Jasmine Delira got the first out by catching a fly ball. A strikeout by #10 is what got us the second out of the 1st inning. #10, the pitcher, threw 4 balls and walked the batter. #10, struck out the Tates Creek batter, getting the third out. Starting the bottom of the 1st inning was #6, Senior, Bailey Con...

Softball Shuts Out Lexington Christian

Softball Shuts Out Lexington Christian

April 18, 2019

The Dunbar Softball team faced LCA at home on April 16 keeping them scoreless while bringing in 7 runs. After coming off a tough loss to Tates Creek, 9-7, this should give the Bulldogs momentum for the rest of the season. This puts Dunbar at 7-2 on the season with a 3-1 win record in districts. They have proved to be dominant at home with a 6-1 record and a 1-1 record away. They have a .778...

Trials of Being an Athlete and a Student

Trials of Being an Athlete and a Student

March 27, 2019

Handling school work and sports can be difficult. I play two sports, golf and softball, and am currently taking one AP class, and five advanced classes. So playing sports and having a lot of school work stresses me out. "On my meet days, I would do my homework the day before my meet, so I wouldn't have to stress about it," sophomore Nina Daman said. For softball, I am on both the varsity team...

Student Athlete of the Week (Brooke Hill)

March 17, 2017

This week’s Student Athlete of the Week is brought to you by The Tutoring Club of Lexington. Click here to visit their website to get caught up or get ahead! Lauren Denham sits down with junior softball player Brooke Hill this week to discuss the softball team's upcoming season.

Athletes Batter Up for Spring Ballgames

Athletes Batter Up for Spring Ballgames

March 15, 2017

PLD Baseball The baseball team fared well last year with a record of 13-13, with strong wins over Bryan Station High School and Henry Clay High School. This year’s team hopes to improve upon that and make it deep into the state tournament. Junior Alex Janes has been playing baseball for 14 years. Although Janes says he probably won't continue to play baseball in college, he attributes his w...

Dunbar Senior Softball Player Commits to Walters State

December 16, 2016

Wilson, who started playing t-ball at age four on her dad’s team, has dedicated much of her life to the sport. At Dunbar, she plays center field which she said requires speed, aggression and strong communication among teammates. “Starting out you’re not good at it," she said, "but working at it through the cold weather, getting hit with the ball and just struggling to get better helps you...

Dunbar Softball Back in Action

Dunbar Softball Back in Action

April 20, 2016

Spring is finally here in Kentucky, which means the beginning of a promising new season for many sports teams: track, lacrosse, baseball and softball. Of all the spring sports teams at Dunbar, softball is the only one to have won a district title in 2015. Coming off this win will provide the softball team with lots of momentum to kick off the new season. Dunbar’s softball team has been cr...

Dunbar Softball Celebrates Seniors

Dunbar Softball Celebrates Seniors

May 18, 2015

Seniors Stephanie Harvey and Shelby Shanks are honored during senior night on May 8, 2015; after the ceremony, the team played Lexington Catholic.

Shelby Shanks Commits to Walters State

Shelby Shanks Commits to Walters State

February 4, 2015

On January 30th, Shelby Shanks and her family celebrated her 18th birthday on a high note with Shelby’s signing to Walters State Community College in Morristown, Tennessee. Shanks, and coaches Larry Sauceman and Mitch Taylor, connected right off the bat. “They were intense and seemed to care a lot about myself, and their program,” Shanks expressed. Walters State is a JUCO (Junior College...