Chris Larkey named head coach at Rockcastle County

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Published: Dec. 22, 2021 at 12:00 PM EST
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MT. STERLING, Ky. (WYMT) - For the first time in over a decade, a Larkey is back coaching the Rockets.

Rockcastle County announced Wednesday morning that North Laurel head coach Chris Larkey will take over the Rocket football program.

Larkey amassed an 80-62 record in his 13 seasons in London, earning himself Class 5A District 8 Coach of the Year in 2021.

He is the son of Rockcastle County head coaching legend Tom Larkey, who coached the Rockets from 1985-2007 and led them to the state title games in 2001 and 2002.

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