HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Panthers advance to third straight regional title game

Photo Credit/Dusty Layne

Pikeville dominated from start to finish as the Panthers rolled past Williamsburg, 42-0, in the Class 1A second-round game played at Hillard Howard Field on Friday night.

The Panthers, now 9-2, will face Middlesboro (9-2) in the regional championship game at home on Friday. Kickoff is 7:30 pm.  Its Pikeville’s third straight appearance in the game.

Quarterback Isaac Duty passed for 105 yards and one touchdown and added a pair of rushing scores. Running back Brenden Anthony ran for 84 yards and a touchdown on six carries.

Receivers Mikey Hager and Quinton Williams had TD receptions. Isaiah Stanley added a pick six.

At Pikeville


WB (6-5)….…0    0    0    0 – 0

PK (9-2)……14  22    0    6 – 42


First Quarter

PK – Mikey Hager, 11-yard pass from Isaac Duty (Keyton Looney kick), 6:31

PK – Brenden Anthony, 27-yard run (Keyton Looney kick), 3:49

Second Quarter

PK – Isaac Duty, 2-yard run (Keyton Looney kick), 11:15

PK – Isaiah Stanley, 33-yard INT (Keyton Looney kick), 11:00

PK – Isaac Duty, 12-yard run (Tayvian Boykins run), 7:33

Third Quarter

No scoring

Fourth Quarter

PK – Quinton Warren, 36-yard pass from JJ Reynolds (kneel), 9:00

Next up: Pikeville (9-2) vs. Middlesboro (9-2), Class 1A regional championship, 7:30 pm, Nov. 17.