Churchill Downs Hosts High School Football Media Day

08/08/2016 04:35 PM

As students prepare to head back to school, high school football players prepare to take the field under the Friday night lights.

Today Churchill Downs and the Courier Journal hosted their annual high school football media for area schools and among those at the podium, were traditional powerhouse Trinity, and last year’s 6A champs, Louisville Male.

There are dozens of story lines for schools across the area, but for Trinity, they discussed the next generation of Shamrock running backs:

And for Male, this year’s group of seniors have to find a way to create their own legacy:

The season officially gets underway on Friday, August 19. Male kicks off at Floyd Central (Indiana) at 7:00 p.m. and Trinity gets started at Ensworth (Tennessee) on that same day and time.

Lyndsey Gough

Lyndsey Gough joined cn2 in August 2016 as a reporter for cn2 Sports. Before that, Lyndsey was a multimedia journalist, reporter, anchor and producer at WBKO-TV in Bowling Green, KY covering both news and sports. Lyndsey graduated from the University of Kentucky in May of 2015 after covering the Cats for 3 years for print, radio, and television for various outlets. She is excited to finally be covering sports full-time again here in the Bluegrass. You can follow Lyndsey on Twitter @lgough_cn2 and send story ideas her way.

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