SALYERSVILLE — Magoffin County is seeded third in the Kentucky Middle School Football Association 6th Grade State Playoffs.
The KYMSFA released the state playoffs brackets for each of its divisions on Thursday, Oct. 6.
The Hornets were matched up against Letcher Central in the opening round of the KYMSFA 6th Grade State Playoffs.
Magoffin County is competing in Region 4. The seeding for Region 4 is as follows: 1-Middlesboro, 2-Betsy Layne, 3-Magoffin County, 4-Pike Central, 5-Breathitt County, 6-Letcher Central, 7-Belfry, 8-Bell County.
Magoffin County concluded the 2022 regular season undefeated.
The Hornets shut out Breathitt County 36-0 in a regular season finale on Tuesday, Sept. 27.
Magoffin County dominated throughout the matchup versus Breathitt County, pulling away to win convincingly over its rival.
Several players on both offense and defense contributed for the Hornets in the shutout win over Breathitt County.
Following the win over Breathitt County, Magoffin County moved to 11-0.
The Hornets carried momentum over into the postseason.
Continued coverage of the Hornets in the middle school football postseason will appear in next week’s edition.