Bowling Green travels to Park Hills on Friday to face Covington Catholic in the semifinals of the Class 5A 2019 UK Orthopaedics/KHSAA Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl.
Let’s take a look at all of the game information.
Bowling Green (9-3) at Covington Catholic (13-0)
Class 5A playoffs – semifinals
5 p.m. CST Friday
Dennis Griffin Stadium
Broadcast: WDNS 93.3 FM (PXP: Tim Waggoner)
Last meeting: Covington Catholic won 27-8 on Dec. 1, 2006 in the Class 3A state final
Breakdown: Bowling Green travels 209 miles Friday to Park Hills to face Covington Catholic in the semifinals of the Class 5A 2019 UK Orthopaedics/KHSAA Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl at Dennis Griffin Stadium. … It’ll mark the third all-time meeting between the two sides, with Cov Cath holding a 2-0 series lead. … The Purples defeated South Oldham 28-14 last Friday in the quarterfinals and have won six of their last seven. … The Colonels rolled to a 49-9 win over Madison Southern last week and have yet to lose a game this year. … Bowling Green running back Javeius Bunton ran for 145 yards and two touchdowns on 23 carries … Quarterback Conner Cooper finished 8-of-13 passing for 73 yards and a TD. … Covington Catholic RB Daniel Felix rushed for 86 yards and four TDs on 10 attempts, while QB Caleb Jacob went 9-of-11 for 136 yards and two scores. … The winner will face the Frederick Douglass-Owensboro winner next Saturday at 7 p.m. CST in the Class 5A state championship at Kroger Field in Lexington.