The entire thing behind the RPI was to insure the best two teams in a classification faced off for the title. How many years prior had the complaint been, “The real championship game was in the semis…or the regional finals…” or whatever round came before round five?
We believe the best two teams faced each other, even in the 1A classification, in 2019. As for that 43-0 pasting Pikeville put on Paintsville on Kroger field; well, sometimes crap happens. Sometimes,