All six Russell Athletic/KHSAA Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl championship games will be staged at Kroger Field this week. It is the first time the football finals will be played in Lexington since 1976.
Class A: Beechwood (11-2) vs. Raceland (10-4), 2 p.m. Friday
Class 3A: Boyle Co. (13-1) vs. Corbin (13-1), 7 p.m. Friday
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Class 2A: Mayfield (13-1) vs. Danville (14-0), 1 p.m. Saturday
Class 4A: Franklin-Simpson (11-3) vs. Johnson Central (12-2), 4:30 p.m. Saturday
Class 5A: Covington Catholic (14-0) vs. Madison Southern (11-3), 8 p.m. Saturday
Class 6A: Trinity (14-0) vs. St. Xavier (12-2), 2 p.m. Sunday
How to attend
General admission ($13), Field Club ($25) and Woodford Reserve Club ($30) tickets remain for all six games. The price for each ticket includes parking for the event. Tickets will be available for purchase at the box office but fans are encouraged to buy in advance.
Each game will be streamed live at KHSAA.tv for subscribers to the NFHS Network, with subscriptions available for $9.95 per month. An NFHS Network subscription grants you access to broadcasts from other states in addition to Kentucky.
A free audio-only feed of the games will also be available online through Mixlr at mixlr.com/khsaa/events/. Mixlr has an app available for iOS and Android devices.
The following journalists will be providing coverage for the Herald-Leader over the weekend:
Josh Moore (@HLpreps): All six games
Josh Sullivan (@sullyjosh): Saturday’s games
Marcus Dorsey (@mdorseymedia): Friday’s games
Alex Slitz (@AlexSlitzPhoto): Friday’s games
Matt Goins (@MattGoinsHL): Saturday’s games
Live stats will be available for each game through StatBroadcast at KHSAA.org via goo.gl/zPxEFM.
Be sure to check out Kentucky.com for stories, video, box scores and more from the finals this weekend.
Also, take a look at our recently released special project on the new Douglass High School football team and its first season.