HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Lawrence County pulls away from Floyd Central

Lawrence County scored the game’s final 24 points to rally past host Floyd Central in a game played on Friday night.

The Bulldogs, now 3-1, tied the game late in the third quarter on Dylan Ferguson’s four-yard run. He finished with 81 yards.

Running back Blue Fletcher, who ran for 105 yards, put Lawrence County ahead to stay on an eight-yard run with just over eight minutes left. Quarterback Alex Strickland added a rushing touchdown and Douglas Hall had a pair.

Floyd Central’s Trenton Adkins rushed for a pair of Floyd Central scores. He had 93 yards on the ground. Sheston Johnson added 64 yards.

Jordan Akers returned a fumble back 48 yards for a score.

Both teams will be back in action on Oct. 30. The Jaguars (2-4) will host Letcher Central (4-1) while the Bulldogs welcome Raceland (4-3). Both games will kick at 7:30pm.

At Langley


LC (3-1)….8  8  8  16 – 40

FC (2-4).…8  8  8    0 – 24


First Quarter

FC – Trenton Hatfield, 6-yard run (Trenton Hatfield run), 6:05

LC – Alex Strickland, 1-yard run (Andrew Tackett run), 4:13

Second Quarter

FC – Trenton Hatfield 3-yard run (Trenton Hatfield run), 5:55

LC – Douglas Hall, 27-yard run (Dylan Ferguson run), 4:50

Third Quarter

FC – Jordan Akers, 48-yard fumble return (Trenton Hatfield run), 7:25

LC – Dylan Ferguson, 4-yard run (Dylan Ferguson run), 5:04

Fourth Quarter

LC – Blue Fletcher, 8-yard run (Dylan Ferguson run), 8:20

LC – Douglas Hall, 9-yard run (Dylan Ferguson run), 5:49

Next up: Floyd Central (2-4) vs. Letcher Central (4-1); Lawrence County (3-1) vs. Raceland (4-3), 7:30 pm, Oct. 30.