Russellville historically has been the best football team in the 1A classification west of Louisville, Kentucky. It would appear the demise of Panther football has curiously corresponded neatly with the rise of the Logan County Cougars. Coincidence? Probably not!
Russellville, even in a down-turn program-wise over the 2018 and 2019 seasons, still managed both years to get out of the first round of the KHSAA playoffs. Prior to that, and prior to Todd Adler being hired at Logan County and