High School Basketball in Fayette County

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Basketball reigns supreme in Fayette County. Home to some of the state's most revered high school teams, the Lexington area schools go head-to-head each season, battling for a chance to play in the state basketball tournament. The blood, sweat, and tears left on the hardwood are reminders of a passion that runs deep in Kentucky, where Cinderella teams and last-second shots become immortal stories and where young men become local legends. This volume documents Lexington area schools, coaches, and players who contributed to the county's renowned basketball heritage.
ISBN: 9780738567365
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
State: Kentucky
Series: Images of Sports
Images: 200
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
Originally from Leigh, England, author Dave Redden was introduced to Kentucky high school basketball when he became the athletic coordinator at Millersburg Military Institute in Bourbon County. Intrigued by the passionate players and fans, Redden began researching historic schools and teams around the Lexington area.
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