dsc_0112Three coverage area teams made it to the second round of this year’s state championship playoffs, but now only one remains…

The Corbin Redhounds improved to 11-1 Friday with a 44-8 victory over visiting Bell County. Next week the Hounds will welcome in Casey County for a regional championship matchup.

The Whitley County Colonels saw their season come to an end Friday, losing to visiting Pulaski County 41-28. The Colonels close out their 2016 campaign with an overall record of nine wins and three losses.

Also closing out their season Friday were the Williamsburg Yellow Jackets, who fell to visiting Hazard 56-31. The Jackets went 7-5 on the year.

For more on these contests, and for a look ahead to Corbin’s regional title game next week, be sure to pick up the 11/16 edition of the News Journal.