SALYERSVILLE — Magoffin County is set to visit Ashland for a game in the opening round of the 2022 Class 3A UK HealthCare Sports Medicine State Football Finals.
The Hornets and Tomcats hail from bordering districts. Newfound rivals, Magoffin County and Ashland did not meet during the 2022 regular season.
Magoffin County is 4-6. The Hornets have notched wins over Knott County Central, Bellevue, Floyd Central and Morgan County. Magoffin County has dropped games to Breathitt County, Prestonsburg, Lawrence County, Belfry, Pike County Central and Clay County.
Head coach John DeRossett guides the Hornets.
Ashland is 6-4. The Tomcats have registered wins over Boyd County, West Jessamine, Elizabethtown, East Carter, Russell and Greenup County. Ashland has dropped games to Raceland, George Washington (W.Va.), Wheelersburg (Ohio) and Hazard.
Head coach Chad Tackett guides the Tomcats.
The additional matchups for the opening round of the 2022 Class 3A UK HealthCare Sports Medicine State Football Finals are Glasgow at Union County, Trigg County at Hart County, Webster County at Casey County, Taylor County at Paducah Tilghman, Western Hills at Bardstown, Nelson County at Henry County, LaRue County at Christian Academy-Louisville, Mercer County at Elizabethtown, Powell County at Bell County, Garrard County at Fleming County, Rockcastle County at Mason County, Lewis County at Estill County, Russell at Belfry, East Carter at Lawrence County and Pike County Central at Greenup County.
Kickoff for the Magoffin County-Ashland game is set for 7:30 p.m. at Putnam Stadium.