BUCKNER, Ky. - Ballard (Louisville, Ky.)
had its advantage, which at one point stood at 14 points, drop to seven before the final whistle blew on a 21-14 victory over Oldham County (Buckner, Ky.)
The Bruins were up 21-7 at the half after taking the lead on a touchdown run in the second quarter.
made a difference for the Colonels. The senior running back ran for one touchdown. His performance brought his touchdown total to three on the year.
Ballard entered the contest giving up 18.1 points per game this year. BHS held firm on the defensive front, and kept Oldham County well below the 26.7 points it had been averaging per game.
The Louisville school also won the meeting between the two teams last season, 26-7.
With the win the Bruins extended their winning streak to three games.
Oldham County (4-6) will play a non-conference game against Jeffersontown next week, while Ballard (6-3) will take on Campbell County also in a non-conference game.This story is based on information MaxPreps obtained from Qwixcore reports. Qwixcore, MaxPreps new live-scoring tool, allows fans to serve other fans by reporting live scores of games from their phones. Occasionally, errors may occur and are usually a result of incorrect data input. For more information on Qwixcore, or to find out how you can Qwixcore your game, please click here.