KY High School Midweek Recap: Henry Clay Defeats Lexington Catholic, CAL Beats South Oldham in OT

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It was a pretty good midweek slate of game across the Bluegrass this week as we saw multiple marquee scores. Of those marquee scores, none was bigger than Henry Clay beating Lexington Catholic in a rematch of the 2018 KLA State Championship game. We also saw Christian Academy get a big win, among other results this week. 

Tuesday, April 16th

Christian Academy 9, South Oldham 8 – Overtime

The Centurions secured a big win at home on Tuesday, taking down the Dragons of South Oldham in overtime. While South Oldham was ahead most of the game, Christian Academy was always lurking in the shadows. Christian Academy tied it up at 8 early in the fourth and their defense stepped up big to stop a South Oldham offense that had been anything but easy on them all night. As the game went into overtime, Christian Academy got the opening faceoff and got a few shots off, all going wide or getting stopped. South Oldham turned the ball over in transition and Christian Academy went down and called a timeout. Coming out of the timeout, Nate Dobbs got the ball, swept across the top, took a few bumps, and somehow got the shot off to win the game. 

Collegiate 18, Atherton 2

It was never close in this one as Collegiate flexed their muscle and showed their prowess, defeating the Rebels by a huge margin. This was Collegiate’s second win in a row after taking their first loss of the season. 

Lafayette 15, Anderson County 1

Coming into this game neither team had won a single game this season. The Generals proved Their worth and walked away with this first win of the season, keeping Anderson County still searching for their’s. 

Scott County 13, Madison County 10

The Cardinals moved to 7-1, winning their seventh straight, as they took down the Madison County Mavericks in a tight one on Tuesday night. 

Wednesday, April 17th

Henry Clay 12, Lexington Catholic 10

THE game of the week took place on Wednesday as Lexington Catholic and Henry Clay met in a rematch of last years 2018 KLA State Championship game. This one was tight from the opening whistle. It was a four-goal second period that gave Henry Clay the extra boost they needed to secure the win. While Lexington Catholic put up a huge comeback in the second half after being down 7-3 at the half, it just wasn’t enough as Henry Clay walks away victorious. 

St. Xavier 18, Collegiate 6

As expected the Tiger absolutely destroyed he Titans on Wednesday night. St. Xavier got up and never looked back in this one, giving Collegiate their second loss of the season. 

South Oldham 9, Manual 6

It was closer than some may have expected as South Oldham was able to get by Manual with a 9-6 win, bouncing back from a heart breaker the night before. 

Dunbar 8, Woodford County 4

The Bulldogs secured their third win of the season as they took down the Woodford County Yellow Jackets in a Wednesday night contest. 

Bryan Station 18, Collins 4

The Defenders went on the road and absolutely annihilated the Titans. This one wasn’t close and never was to begin with as Bryan Station secured the big win. 

Sayre 10, Elizabethtown 6

The Spartans got their second win of the season as they took down Elizabethtown in a home win on Wednesday. Sayre moves to 2-4 win the win and Elizabethtown drops to 3-9 with the loss. 

Central Hardin 14, Lexington Christian 12

It was a close one on Wednesday night as the Central Hardin Bruins secured the narrow victory over the Eagles of Lexington Christian. 

Eastern 13, Male 5

The Eastern Eagles earned a blowout win on Wednesday night as the got up early on the Male Bulldogs, and they just couldn’t comeback in any capacity. 

Thursday, April 18th

Woodford County 20, Lafayette 4

After taking a loss on Wednesday, Woodford County bounced back with an absolute blowout win over Lafayette. 

Fredrick Douglas 15, Madison County 7

The Broncos earned a blowout win on Thursday as they took down the Madison County Mavericks. 


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More KY High School Coverage:

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