Week Fourteen in Review Russell Athletic/KHSAA Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl Playoffs – November 25, 2016
Friday November 25th
Class 1A Playoffs
Beechwood 35 Russellville 0 (Semifinal) – Brayden Burch completed seven of nine passes for 128 yards and two touchdowns.
Hazard 20 Paintsville 7 (Semifinal) – Corey Smith carried the ball 38 times for 216 yards and two touchdowns.
Class 2A Playoffs
Christian Academy of Louisville 48 Mayfield 24 (Semifinal) – Christian Academy of Louisville scored 31 unanswered points in the second half to end Mayfield’s winning streak at 24.
Danville 42 Covington Holy Cross 35 (Semifinal) – Zach Dampier threw for 256 yards and four touchdowns. David Walker caught three touchdown passes, blocked a punt, and intercepted a pass.
Class 3A Playoffs
Belfry 42 Corbin 17 (Semifinal) – Belfry trailed 17-0 before scoring 42 unanswered points for the win. Taveon Hunter carried the ball six times for 201 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Pirates.
Central 21 Elizabethtown 14 – Corey Johnson carried the ball 29 times for 169 yards and a touchdown.
Class 4A Playoffs
Franklin-Simpson 27 John Hardin 7 (Semifinal) – Carlos McKinney ran for 119 yards and a touchdown to lead Franklin-Simpson.
Johnson Central 51 Wayne County 0 - Joe Jackson ran for 185 yards and two touchdowns.
Class 5A Playoffs
Bowling Green 34 Fern Creek 7 (Semifinal) – Jamal Carothers carried the ball 19 times for 196 yards and two touchdowns and caught a touchdown pass. Clark Payne completed 17 of 31 passes for 234 yards and three touchdowns.
Pulaski County 62 South Oldham 55 (Semifinal) – Wiley Cain completed 29 of 41 passes for 487 yards and five touchdowns and Jake Johnson caught 19 passes for 289 yards and three touchdowns to lead Pulaski County. Drew Zaubi completed 15 of 28 passes for 243 yards and four touchdowns and carried the ball five times for 75 yards and two touchdowns and Keaton Martin carried the ball 26 times for 200 yards and a touchdown to lead South Oldham.
Class 6A Playoffs
Lafayette 48 Scott County 47 (Semifinal) – Scott County was stopped on a two point conversion attempt in the closing seconds of the game. Walker Wood completed 15 of 16 passes for 211 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 96 yards and four touchdowns to lead Lafayette.
Trinity 24 St. Xavier 14 (Semifinal) – Spencer Blackburn completed 15 of 25 passes for 187 yards and three touchdowns and Rondale Moore caught seven passes for 80 yards and two touchdowns.