Rebel Ramblings: Trimble County

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By Brian Blair

• Owen County defeated Trimble County 47-6 last season in Owenton.
• The Rebels will head to Bedford on Friday night riding a three-game winning streak over the Raiders. The last time Owen County lost to Trimble County was on Oct. 31, 2008 in Owenton when the Raiders defeated the Rebels 24-6.
• Trimble County was in action on Friday night at Eminence. The Warriors defeated the Raiders 40-6. The loss was their fourth in a row after winning their second game of the season.
• The Raiders are coached by Justin Franklin, who is in his first season at the helm.
• The Raiders were the one team from District 5 that did not reach the playoffs.
• A road game might be just what the Rebels need on Friday night. With the loss, Owen County falls to 0-3 at home this season. They are 2-1 this year on the road. Three of the final four games are away from Patterson Field.
• The  loss on Friday night gives Owen County High School Head Football Coach Adam Fowler a 9-11 record in the month of September.
• In other district action Friday night, Carroll County (5-2,1-1) defeated Gallatin County (5-2,1-1) 57-27.
• Walton-Verona hosts Gallatin County on Friday night while Carroll County has a bye.