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Dunbar boys win second straight 11th Region soccer title

The boys’ soccer team from Paul Laurence Dunbar High School edged Lexington Catholic 2-1 to secure the 2021 11th Region championship on Oct. 16. Dunbar, led by Coach James Wray, also beat the Knights for the 43rd District title.

The region’s all-tournament team included the Bulldogs’ John Sader, Joany “Jio” Chavez, Adali Diaz, and MVP Issac Cano. Dunbar, which came in at No. 5 in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association’s end-of-season RPI ratings, advanced to the state tournament.

In the girls’ 11th Region soccer tournament, Henry Clay fell 3-1 to Lexington Catholic in the title showdown. The Blue Devils’ Addison Kenny, Chase Young, and Makenna Rose made the all-tournament team along with Lafayette’s Abby Peck.

Source: Herald-Leader

(Posted Oct. 18, 2021)