Rate This Thread - Somerset Briar Jumpers 2018.


Like this thread? Help the BGR community grow by sharing it with your friends.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 12-14-2017, 10:25 AM
JumperPride1 JumperPride1 is offline
Scout Team
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 545
Likes: 20
Liked 415 Times in 217 Posts
JumperPride1 is on a distinguished road
Default Somerset Briar Jumpers 2018
2017 - 7-5

Key losses:
Offense - Ty Tevis (5 RB), Josh Cornett (13 WR), Mason Reese (10 QB).
Defense - Collin Hartmann (11 DE), Ty Tevis.

Key Returning Players
Offense - Alex Miller (21 RB), Kade Grundy (7 WR) and the entire offensive line and all of their reserves.
Defense - Peyton Hatcher (34 MLB), Jase Bruner (1 ILB), Landon Fields (75 NG)

Jumpers return 8 offensively and 8 defensively. Somerset gave up 15 ppg while playing one of the toughest schedules in 2a. Obvious areas of improvement - offense needs to find a rhythm early and often.

Thoughts? Their district loses quite a bit and they return a LOT of talent.
Likes: (1)
foozeballfanatic (06-20-2018)
Send a private message to JumperPride1 Add JumperPride1 to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote

Click Here to become a member and join in on the discussions at BGR. Our membership is always 100% FREE.

  #2  
Old 12-14-2017, 11:49 AM
FoSho FoSho is online now
Starter
Join Date: Nov 2017
Posts: 1,198
Likes: 730
Liked 401 Times in 301 Posts
FoSho is on a distinguished road
Default
I've said this for weeks. It's Somersets turn to shine in that district. They got a really good group returning and more coming thru the system.

I think they win the district and make some noise come November.
Likes: (1)
foozeballfanatic (06-20-2018)
Send a private message to FoSho Add FoSho to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 12-14-2017, 11:58 AM
Iam4thecats Iam4thecats is offline
2nd String
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 979
Likes: 154
Liked 299 Times in 205 Posts
Iam4thecats is on a distinguished road
Default
Originally Posted by JumperPride1 View Post
2017 - 7-5

Key losses:
Offense - Ty Tevis (5 RB), Josh Cornett (13 WR), Mason Reese (10 QB).
Defense - Collin Hartmann (11 DE), Ty Tevis.

Key Returning Players
Offense - Alex Miller (21 RB), Kade Grundy (7 WR) and the entire offensive line and all of their reserves.
Defense - Peyton Hatcher (34 MLB), Jase Bruner (1 ILB), Landon Fields (75 NG)

Jumpers return 8 offensively and 8 defensively. Somerset gave up 15 ppg while playing one of the toughest schedules in 2a. Obvious areas of improvement - offense needs to find a rhythm early and often.

Thoughts? Their district loses quite a bit and they return a LOT of talent.
I have always thought Lucas does a great job on defense.
Send a private message to Iam4thecats Add Iam4thecats to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 05-23-2018, 02:42 PM
bop07475 bop07475 is offline
Equipment Manager
Join Date: Sep 2016
Posts: 92
Likes: 5
Liked 25 Times in 18 Posts
bop07475 is on a distinguished road
Default Hard work
I think you will see a better team this year than last year, the players have hit the weight room hard and have gotten stronger and faster. I hope to see something different in the offense this year and put some points up.
Likes: (1)
foozeballfanatic (06-20-2018)
Send a private message to bop07475 Add bop07475 to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 06-07-2018, 05:22 PM
JustThinking JustThinking is offline
Equipment Manager
Join Date: May 2018
Posts: 71
Likes: 18
Liked 3 Times in 3 Posts
JustThinking is on a distinguished road
Default
Somerset will win their District. This team has a good chance making a long, long run in the paly-offs.
Likes: (1)
foozeballfanatic (06-20-2018)
Send a private message to JustThinking Add JustThinking to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 06-07-2018, 06:33 PM
WILDCAT NATION's Avatar
WILDCAT NATION WILDCAT NATION is offline
Starter
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: In the pressbox
Posts: 1,111
Likes: 248
Liked 169 Times in 131 Posts
WILDCAT NATION is on a distinguished road
Default
Originally Posted by JustThinking View Post
Somerset will win their District. This team has a good chance making a long, long run in the paly-offs.
Winning their district would surely mean they could make a long run as that would mean beating both Danville and LCA. #boldstatementcotton
Likes: (1)
Hatz (06-07-2018)
Send a private message to WILDCAT NATION Add WILDCAT NATION to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 06-08-2018, 08:19 AM
E's Army E's Army is offline
All BlueGrass Rivals

Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 16,089
Likes: 497
Liked 2,637 Times in 1,894 Posts
E's Army is on a distinguished road
Default
Tough district. It should be the Bunnies turn.
Send a private message to E's Army Add E's Army to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 06-09-2018, 12:32 AM
pjdoug's Avatar
pjdoug pjdoug is offline
All BlueGrass Rivals

Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 17,740
Likes: 7,438
Liked 3,321 Times in 2,621 Posts
pjdoug will become famous soon enough
Default
Originally Posted by WILDCAT NATION View Post
Winning their district would surely mean they could make a long run as that would mean beating both Danville and LCA. #boldstatementcotton
Go Jumpers!
__________________
Send a private message to pjdoug Add pjdoug to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 06-12-2018, 09:17 AM
Sportsfanatic2015 Sportsfanatic2015 is offline
2nd String
Join Date: Jan 2015
Posts: 836
Likes: 341
Liked 125 Times in 105 Posts
Sportsfanatic2015 is on a distinguished road
Default
Look for Bunnies to rebound after a couple tough years. Always a lot expected from the fans in this program. I think they come through this year. Could win the East.
Send a private message to Sportsfanatic2015 Add Sportsfanatic2015 to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 06-12-2018, 10:17 AM
Granny Bear's Avatar
Granny Bear Granny Bear is offline
BGR Staff



Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: "In the deep dark hills....."
Posts: 16,873
Likes: 6,851
Liked 5,940 Times in 3,766 Posts
Granny Bear is a jewel in the roughGranny Bear is a jewel in the roughGranny Bear is a jewel in the rough
Default
Good luck to the Jumpers this year!!!
__________________
Likes: (2)
foozeballfanatic (06-20-2018), SomeBunnyFan_10 (07-30-2018)
Send a private message to Granny Bear Add Granny Bear to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 06-29-2018, 11:23 AM
Slic Ric's Avatar
Slic Ric Slic Ric is online now
Scout Team
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 642
Likes: 177
Liked 220 Times in 143 Posts
Slic Ric is on a distinguished road
Default
Think the Raceland game will be a good one.
Send a private message to Slic Ric Add Slic Ric to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 06-29-2018, 01:54 PM
ironfist13 ironfist13 is offline
Equipment Manager
Join Date: Nov 2016
Posts: 60
Likes: 14
Liked 11 Times in 9 Posts
ironfist13 is on a distinguished road
Default
The Jumpers could have a very special season.
Send a private message to ironfist13 Add ironfist13 to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 07-21-2018, 12:38 PM
Football_Maniac Football_Maniac is online now
Statistician
Join Date: Feb 2017
Posts: 133
Likes: 3
Liked 38 Times in 26 Posts
Football_Maniac is on a distinguished road
Default
They should be the favorite. Then Danville I would imagine. Sounds like LCA has lost a lot
Send a private message to Football_Maniac Add Football_Maniac to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 07-23-2018, 01:20 AM
Walt Longmire's Avatar
Walt Longmire Walt Longmire is offline
Scout Team
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: The Briar Patch
Posts: 665
Likes: 226
Liked 349 Times in 185 Posts
Walt Longmire is on a distinguished road
Default
Are the Jumpers numbers way down? I heard that they only have 4-5 freshmen and less than 10 sophomores. And that they will only dress around 35 total.
Send a private message to Walt Longmire Add Walt Longmire to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 07-23-2018, 09:45 PM
Hound05's Avatar
Hound05 Hound05 is online now
Starter
Join Date: Nov 2016
Location: Corbin, Kentucky
Posts: 1,445
Likes: 431
Liked 580 Times in 419 Posts
Hound05 is on a distinguished road
Default
We scrimmage this Friday. It will be a good chance to see Somerset and Corbin and somewhat of a base for this years team
Send a private message to Hound05 Add Hound05 to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 07-23-2018, 11:12 PM
RoShamBo's Avatar
RoShamBo RoShamBo is offline
Head Coach
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Omaha, NE
Posts: 2,194
Likes: 605
Liked 783 Times in 398 Posts
RoShamBo is on a distinguished road
Default
Originally Posted by Walt Longmire View Post
Are the Jumpers numbers way down? I heard that they only have 4-5 freshmen and less than 10 sophomores. And that they will only dress around 35 total.
I've heard the same. I think they'll end up with more freshman in the coming weeks. They had around 30 on the 8th grade team last year. As for the sophomores, 10ish is low for a class but not abnormally so for Somerset. There's been a few classes of 5 or 6 kids over the last 20 years or so. I think they end up with over 40, which is normal for a Somerset team. Not making excuses for the kids flaking on summer practice, but there will be more come out.
Send a private message to RoShamBo Add RoShamBo to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 07-24-2018, 01:09 AM
Hound05's Avatar
Hound05 Hound05 is online now
Starter
Join Date: Nov 2016
Location: Corbin, Kentucky
Posts: 1,445
Likes: 431
Liked 580 Times in 419 Posts
Hound05 is on a distinguished road
Default
Originally Posted by RoShamBo View Post
I've heard the same. I think they'll end up with more freshman in the coming weeks. They had around 30 on the 8th grade team last year. As for the sophomores, 10ish is low for a class but not abnormally so for Somerset. There's been a few classes of 5 or 6 kids over the last 20 years or so. I think they end up with over 40, which is normal for a Somerset team. Not making excuses for the kids flaking on summer practice, but there will be more come out.
Just curious, but does that happen a lot? Kids skip summer practice then join the team? Doesnít seem fair to the kids who stuck it out all summer. Itís not my program so I canít say one way or another. But if I were a player Iíd be a little upset. I kept waiting for our numbers to drop all summer. But we finished it with around 90 kids going into the start of school and the scrimmage this week. Good luck
Send a private message to Hound05 Add Hound05 to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 07-24-2018, 08:26 AM
E's Army E's Army is offline
All BlueGrass Rivals

Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 16,089
Likes: 497
Liked 2,637 Times in 1,894 Posts
E's Army is on a distinguished road
Default
Hard to get kids to commit to anything until the water park closes.
Likes: (1)
Hound05 (07-24-2018)
Send a private message to E's Army Add E's Army to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old 07-24-2018, 08:59 AM
Hound05's Avatar
Hound05 Hound05 is online now
Starter
Join Date: Nov 2016
Location: Corbin, Kentucky
Posts: 1,445
Likes: 431
Liked 580 Times in 419 Posts
Hound05 is on a distinguished road
Default
Originally Posted by E's Army View Post
Hard to get kids to commit to anything until the water park closes.
That summer pass isnít a value if you donít use it all summer I guess
Send a private message to Hound05 Add Hound05 to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 07-24-2018, 10:08 AM
I Rule The World's Avatar
I Rule The World I Rule The World is offline
Starter
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Make America Great Again!! Trust REX!!!
Posts: 1,040
Likes: 0
Liked 175 Times in 115 Posts
I Rule The World is on a distinguished road
Default
Originally Posted by Hound05 View Post
We scrimmage this Friday. It will be a good chance to see Somerset and Corbin and somewhat of a base for this years team
Are you sure its this Friday because you're not allowed to go full pads until Aug 1....
Send a private message to I Rule The World Add I Rule The World to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #21  
Old 07-24-2018, 10:12 AM
JumperPride1 JumperPride1 is offline
Scout Team
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 545
Likes: 20
Liked 415 Times in 217 Posts
JumperPride1 is on a distinguished road
Default
Originally Posted by I Rule The World View Post
Are you sure its this Friday because you're not allowed to go full pads until Aug 1....
Itís a controlled practice next Friday
Send a private message to JumperPride1 Add JumperPride1 to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #22  
Old 07-24-2018, 10:15 AM
Cat Daddy's Avatar
Cat Daddy Cat Daddy is offline
Starter
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Eastern Kentucky
Posts: 1,133
Likes: 108
Liked 376 Times in 230 Posts
Cat Daddy is an unknown quantity at this point
Default
I'm glad to see Somerset back on an upward trend. I have always respected the program and the fan base. I have watched many games between Breathitt and Somerset and I have always witnessed good sportsmanship between both schools. I think Somerset is the district frontrunner this year. Danville will be good, but not great. I think Danville lost too much firepower to graduation, to be able to complete for another championship. LCA, from my understanding has lost three or four starters to other Lexington area schools, most notably to Frederick Douglas. With that being said, I don't see anybody else in the region posing any problems for Somerset. Leslie will be improved, but I don't see them playing within two touchdowns of Somerset. So realistically, they have a very good shot at a regional championship and a good shot at playing at Kroger Field in December. Good luck on this upcoming season.
Send a private message to Cat Daddy Add Cat Daddy to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #23  
Old 07-24-2018, 10:39 AM
I Rule The World's Avatar
I Rule The World I Rule The World is offline
Starter
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Make America Great Again!! Trust REX!!!
Posts: 1,040
Likes: 0
Liked 175 Times in 115 Posts
I Rule The World is on a distinguished road
Default
Originally Posted by JumperPride1 View Post
Itís a controlled practice next Friday
Thought so...
Send a private message to I Rule The World Add I Rule The World to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #24  
Old 07-24-2018, 10:59 AM
RoShamBo's Avatar
RoShamBo RoShamBo is offline
Head Coach
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Omaha, NE
Posts: 2,194
Likes: 605
Liked 783 Times in 398 Posts
RoShamBo is on a distinguished road
Default
Originally Posted by Hound05 View Post
Just curious, but does that happen a lot? Kids skip summer practice then join the team? Doesn’t seem fair to the kids who stuck it out all summer. It’s not my program so I can’t say one way or another. But if I were a player I’d be a little upset. I kept waiting for our numbers to drop all summer. But we finished it with around 90 kids going into the start of school and the scrimmage this week. Good luck
I certainly hope it doesn't become a trend. I can't say how much it has happened over the last several years, but I'm with you, it is unacceptable. I would chalk it up to just being a different era than I am used to, but as you said, other schools aren't having the same issues. I can't say that's for sure what's happening though, maybe 35 kids is all we will dress this year. But I will say that a couple kids whose names you would expect to hear a lot this year haven't made it out yet. I don't like it, but it is what it is.
Send a private message to RoShamBo Add RoShamBo to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #25  
Old 07-24-2018, 11:19 AM
JumperPride1 JumperPride1 is offline
Scout Team
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 545
Likes: 20
Liked 415 Times in 217 Posts
JumperPride1 is on a distinguished road
Default
Originally Posted by RoShamBo View Post
I certainly hope it doesn't become a trend. I can't say how much it has happened over the last several years, but I'm with you, it is unacceptable. I would chalk it up to just being a different era than I am used to, but as you said, other schools aren't having the same issues. I can't say that's for sure what's happening though, maybe 35 kids is all we will dress this year. But I will say that a couple kids whose names you would expect to hear a lot this year haven't made it out yet. I don't like it, but it is what it is.
Couple kids playing travel baseball, freshman buy in isnít always great in the summer.

I was told that the biggest impact baseball player (Grundy) will be back next week, that kid could be a big time ball player.
Likes: (1)
CowboyDad (07-24-2018)
Send a private message to JumperPride1 Add JumperPride1 to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #26  
Old 07-24-2018, 04:47 PM
jamesdeane jamesdeane is offline
Statistician
Join Date: Aug 2013
Posts: 272
Likes: 2
Liked 76 Times in 55 Posts
jamesdeane is on a distinguished road
Default
Originally Posted by Hound05 View Post
We scrimmage this Friday. It will be a good chance to see Somerset and Corbin and somewhat of a base for this years team
You have a time and place for that scrimmage? At Somerset or at Corbin?
Send a private message to jamesdeane Add jamesdeane to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #27  
Old 07-24-2018, 05:30 PM
CowboyDad CowboyDad is offline
Equipment Manager
Join Date: Apr 2015
Posts: 73
Likes: 25
Liked 32 Times in 19 Posts
CowboyDad is on a distinguished road
Default
The middle school is going to field close to 40 kids total. Not a huge 6th grade class but the 7th and 8th grade classes are decent numbers. Most of those kids are going to play high school ball.

The freshman class just didn't pan out to put players on the field. There is one in particular that could've been an immediate impact type and gave it up. Hurts small school programs when the best players aren't playing.

Last edited by CowboyDad; 07-24-2018 at 05:30 PM. Reason: spelling
Send a private message to CowboyDad Add CowboyDad to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #28  
Old 07-25-2018, 01:41 PM
Hound05's Avatar
Hound05 Hound05 is online now
Starter
Join Date: Nov 2016
Location: Corbin, Kentucky
Posts: 1,445
Likes: 431
Liked 580 Times in 419 Posts
Hound05 is on a distinguished road
Default
Originally Posted by jamesdeane View Post
You have a time and place for that scrimmage? At Somerset or at Corbin?
Itís at corbin. I wanna say itís around 6 maybe. Iíll make sure and double check for ya.

Sorry for calling it a scrimmage guys. I donít want to mislead anyone. We didnít have ďthoseĒ when I played. But basically Somerset is coming to corbin to play some sort of football thatís not 7v7 correct?
Send a private message to Hound05 Add Hound05 to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #29  
Old 07-27-2018, 12:05 PM
Sportsfanatic2015 Sportsfanatic2015 is offline
2nd String
Join Date: Jan 2015
Posts: 836
Likes: 341
Liked 125 Times in 105 Posts
Sportsfanatic2015 is on a distinguished road
Default
How did Somerset look in 7 on 7 with McCreary Central ? How did Central look ?
Send a private message to Sportsfanatic2015 Add Sportsfanatic2015 to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
  #30  
Old 07-27-2018, 09:02 PM
RoShamBo's Avatar
RoShamBo RoShamBo is offline
Head Coach
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Omaha, NE
Posts: 2,194
Likes: 605
Liked 783 Times in 398 Posts
RoShamBo is on a distinguished road
Default
Didn't make it to the game but I was told Somerset scored 15 times and McCreary scored twice. No word on how either team looked.
Send a private message to RoShamBo Add RoShamBo to Your Contacts Top of page Reply With Quote
Reply

  BGR-Kentucky High School Sports - BlueGrassRivals » Kentucky High School and Middle School Sports » Football

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -9. The time now is 12:12 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.