“Who Are These Guys?”: Henry Clay

Davonte Robinson | Photo from Flickr.com

Henry Clay’s best player is Davonte Robinson and if you want to beat the Blue Devils, you need to avoid letting him make big plays. | Photo from Flickr.com

“Tis best to weigh the enemy more mighty than he seems.” -Bill Shakespeare

Good afternoon, Tiger Nation!  There will be plenty of action on tap this week including Tiger Soccer’s game vs. Floyd Central Tuesday night, but we want to prepare you for the big game on Friday. We are talking about the showdown in Lexington between Tiger Football and Henry Clay at 6:15 PM.  This is a huge game for a number of reasons, but we will get to that later.  For now, get to know the Henry Clay Blue Devils.

Mascot: Blue Devils

School Colors: Blue and Gold

Location: 2100 Fontaine Road Lexington, KY 40502

Notable People Associated with Henry Clay:

Collin Cowgill | Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

Collin Cowgill | Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

Collin Cowgill is a member of the Los Angeles Angels baseball organization where he is currently hurt, but has played a bunch for the Angels. Cowgill was drafted in 2008 in the 5th Round by the Arizona Diamondbacks after playing his college ball at the University of Kentucky.

John Shelby | Photo from TrueBlueLA.com

John Shelby | Photo from TrueBlueLA.com

John Shelby once dawned the Blue and Gold for Henry Clay, but now is an assistant coach for the Milwaukee Brewers after an illustrious proffessional career in the big leagues.

Coach: Sam Simpson (23rd Season)

Top players: Brayden Berezowitz (Sr. WR/DB), Bryan Berezowitz (Sr. WR/DB), Austin Bledsoe (Sr. RB/WR/CB), Michael Blythe (Sr. OL/DL), Joquise Buford (Sr. RB), Jordan Forsythe (Sr. OL/DL), Keyshawn Johnson-Sanders (Sr. RB/OLB), Davonte Robinson (Sr. CB/WR), Lucas Soard (Sr. OL/DL), C.J. Tackett (Sr. QB), Marcus Tyler (Sr. QB)

Last year: 7-3 Record. Lost to Meade County in the First Round of the KHSAA 6A State Tournament.

Last Game: Lost to Trinity in a scrimmage 0-44.


Posted on August 24, 2015, in Tiger Football and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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