One Step Closer to Lucky 13

JOSEPH "PEE WEE" PETTY/The Mayfield Messenger

Mayfield players, cheerleaders and fans gathered around to celebrate winning the 2019 First Region KHSAA Football Championship with a 35-7 win over Beechwood Friday at War Memorial Stadium. The win advances the Cardinals to the University of Kentucky this Saturday for the State Class 2A Championship where they will face Somerset, a 40-25 winner over Breathitt County. That championship game will be at 1 p.m. EST.