2008 Playoff Week Two: Highlands 53 Ashland Blazer 6
Kentucky Class 5A Playoffs - Round Two
Date/Time: Friday, November 21 at 7:30PM
Fort Thomas Highlands handily defeated Ashland Paul Blazer 53-6 to advance to the regional final playoff game. Quarterback Tony Guidugli threw three touchdown passes and ran for a score, while running backs Clint Crawford, Oliver Head and Spencer Bankemper combined for four rushing touchdowns. The Bluebirds built a 34-6 halftime lead, and there was a running clock in place for part of the second half. Ashland finished 2008 with an overall record of 7-5. Also, with district rival Covington Catholic losing to Johnson Central in round two of the Class 5A state playoffs, Highlands captures both the regular season and overall Class 5A, District 5 championships.
Highlands' 2008 final freshman record: 8-2. Highlands' 2008 final JV record: 7-3. Highlands' 2008 final varsity district record: 4-0. Highlands' 2008 varsity overall record to-date: 11-1.