Tates Creek girls, Frederick Douglass boys win season openers in hoops

Broncos and Lady Commodores tip off season


LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) – Believe it or not, it is already time for high school hoops to tip off around Kentucky.
Lexington-area teams are beginning their seasons on Monday and Tuesday.
Tates Creek girls hosted Lafayette.
The Lady Commodores would beat the Lady Generals, 66 to 43.
The Frederick Douglass Broncos began their season at home hosting Henry Clay.
The Broncos defeated the Blue Devils, 78-72.
ABC 36’s Bryan Kennedy has highlights from both games in the video above.

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Bryan Kennedy hails from the Bluegrass State. He was born and raised in Owensboro, KY where he graduated from Apollo High School in 2006. Bryan graduated from the University of Kentucky with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Spanish in 2010. He also received his master's degree in Sports Media and Branding from Western Kentucky University. While at UK, Bryan was the general manager of the on-campus TV station. He also did sports reporting, anchoring, producing and even the weather for UK Student News Network. While working for UKSNN, he also had the pleasure of covering Coach John Calipari's first press conference when he was introduced as the new head coach of the Kentucky Wildcats; easily one of his favorite moments as a young sports reporter. Before coming to ABC 36, Bryan was a morning anchor and reporter at WXXV News 25, our sister station in Gulfport, MS. He anchored more than four hours of news every day, including morning shows on NBC and Fox. While down south, Bryan had the opportunity to cover the Sugar Bowl, New Orleans Saints and the New Orleans Pelicans. After spending a little more than two years at WXXV, Bryan is extremely excited to return home. In his spare time, Bryan enjoys playing sports, especially rugby. He also enjoys crossfitting and watching sports (obviously). He's extremely excited to cover Central Kentucky. Feel free to say hello and send story ideas toBKennedy@wtvq.com