daviesscounty panthers 01 300OWENSBORO, Ky. (11/5/17) — Daviess County won convincingly in the opening round of the Class 6A Russell Athletic/KHSAA Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl, defeating visiting North Hardin 33-7 on Friday night.

With the win, Daviess County improved to 6-5 overall and advances to the second round of the Class 6A Russell Athletic/KHSAA Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl.

North Hardin ended its season 3-8 with the loss.

The Panthers amassed 302 yards of total offense. Leading Daviess County offensively, quarterback Joey Cambron completed 11-of-22 passes for 234 yards and three touchdowns while throwing one interception.

Blake Baker emerged as Cambron's top target and also led the Panthers defensively. Baker hauled in five catches for 145 yards and two touchdowns and also registered two interceptions defensively.

Another versatile player for Daviess County was Marquel Tinsley, who added four receptions for 55 yards and one touchdown while recording an interception of his own.

Landon Newman led Daviess County on the ground, rushing 18 times for 101 yards and two touchdowns in the Panthers' victory.

Daviess County will visit McCracken County in the second round of the Class 6A State Playoffs on Friday, Nov. 10.

 

Steve LeMaster

SurfKY News Sports

sitelogosm© Copyright 2008 - 2017 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.

Click here to subscribe to receive daily updates by email.

Most Read This Week...

Nov 21, 2017 7176

Four Women Injured in Henderson Collision

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
Nov 20, 2017 6722

UPDATE: Missing Hopkins Man Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
Nov 21, 2017 6094

Home Investigation Leads to Multiple Charges for Muhlenberg Man

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
Nov 21, 2017 5030

Henderson Police Charge Woman in Crash with DUI

by SurfKY News
Nov 20, 2017 4739

Man Charged with Striking GPD Officer with Car

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
Nov 21, 2017 4490

Ohio County Sheriff's Office Reports Released - Nov. 21

by Janice Himes Stone
Nov 21, 2017 3783

Hopkins School Board Seeks to Assess 3 Percent Utility Tax

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
Nov 21, 2017 2832

Acute Hepatitis A Outbreak Reported in Kentucky

by SurfKY News
Nov 19, 2017 2811

Madisonville Firefighter Wins United Way Chili Cook-Off

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
Nov 23, 2017 2489

Henderson Authorities Tackle Alleged Drug Dealer

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

Weather brought to you by

46°
°F | °C
Clear
Humidity: 38%
Thu
Mostly Sunny
25 | 51
-3 | 10
Fri
Partly Cloudy
35 | 57
1 | 13
Sat
Partly Cloudy
40 | 57
4 | 13
Sun
Mostly Sunny
34 | 53
1 | 11

Stories Trending Today

Barber 11 20
Nov 20, 2017 24021

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Connection to Madisonville Armed Robbery

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
DSC 1324
Nov 20, 2017 19022

UPDATE: EF-1 Tornado Damages Property on Ky. 181 Near Bremen

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
May 2018 primary muhl
Nov 20, 2017 15482

UPDATE: More Candidates File for 2018 May Primary in Muhlenberg County

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
Accident Injuries 01 300
Nov 21, 2017 7176

Four Women Injured in Henderson Collision

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Market Report

Market Report brought to you by