Johnson Central falls to Boyle County 30-13

Published: Dec. 3, 2021 at 8:52 PM EST
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WYMT) - In the rematch of the 2019 4A title game, the Johnson Central Golden Eagles fell to Boyle County

The Rebels opened up scoring with a 75-yard touchdown pass from Jagger Gillis to Cole Lanter in the first quarter. Boyle scored again on a Gillis 9-yard run to go up 13-0 going into the half.

Boyle County kept the scoring rolling with a 29-yard field goal to extend their lead 16-0.

Johnson Central would finally get on the board with Grant Rice rushing for a two-yard touchdown, capping an eight-play, 80-yard drive to cut it to a 16-6 game, but they would miss the two-point conversion.

The Rebels would outscore the Golden Eagles 14-7 in the final 13 minutes to clinch the title in the rematch.


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