After starting out the season 0–2 against Pikeville and Beechwood, the Paintsville Tigers travelled to Somerset on Friday night to take on the Briar Jumpers.
Interim head coach Steve Trimble said it best when he gathered his players on the field after Johnson Central defeated Cahokia, Illionois 42-36 in overtime Saturday afternoon.
Hundreds of people gathered at Golden Eagle field Sunday afternoon. It wasn’t your typical scene on the football field though, as the community gathered together to pray for Johnson Central football and wrestling coach Jim Matney.
It was a clash of champions in Paintsville on Friday night. The defending Class A champion Paintsville Tigers played host to the Beechwood Tigers who were the 2020 Class 2A champions. Beechwood proved to be the best of the two Tiger teams on this occasion, as they routed the Paintsville Tige…