Posted: Nov 2, 2012 12:16 PM
High school football playoffs kick off across Kentucky Friday.
LEX 18 crews will fan out to cover some of the area's first round action. Here are some of the games we plan to hit.
Ludlow at Frankfort
Scott at Franklin County
Dayton at Paris
Lewis County at Bourbon County
Betsy Layne at Danville
Clay County at Boyle County
Rockcastle County at Lexington Catholic
Male at Lafayette
Simon Kenton at Bryan Station
Ryle at Scott County
In other action, Berea will travel to Hazard, Lexington Christian will make the trip to Leslie County, Somerset will host Shelby Valley, Fleming County will visit Bath County, Bell County will host Elizabethtown, Corbin will visit LaRue County, Perry County Central will travel to Madison Southern, Madison Central will play at home against DuPont Manuel, Henry Clay will head north to face Dixie Heights, Dunbar will go to Campbell County, Tates Creek will make the trek to Louisville for a date with St. Xavier, Anderson County hosts Cooper, West Jessamine will visit South Oldham, Montgomery County head up to face Conner, Russell County hosts Marion County and Knox Central will get a visit from Mercer County.
The weekend will likely feature numerous blowouts, as top-ranked teams dispatch opponents with losing records. But the playoff format does create the possibility of upsets.
Make sure to tune in to the award winning High School Sports Zone segment during LEX 18 News at 11 Friday night for scores and highlights.