Article by Blake Franklin-
Waiting anxiously with friends and family, Hayden Beal’s proud moment came on Monday afternoon, February 3, 2020, in the Scotts Hill High School cafeteria. This was his big day; one he had dreamed of since being a little boy. Hayden signed his Letter of Intent to continue his football career with Tulane University, in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Over the last two and a half years with the Scotts Hill Lions Football team, Hayden has rushed for 2,738 yards. He also accumulated 32 rushing touchdowns during that span as well. Beal has been a staple on the defensive side of the ball, too. Hayden recorded 132 tackles and six sacks during his career with Scotts Hill High School.
In speaking with the head coach of the Lions, Rennard Woodmore, he shared, “My staff and I have been blessed over the last year to be able to coach such an elite athlete as Hayden Beal. The leadership, hard-work and dedication that he has shown will…
For the complete story, see the February 5th edition of The Lexington Progress.