Kentucky Football

Friday, November 23, 2012

By The Numbers: Blake Bir, CovCath

By Greg Shoemaker | Featured Analyst

Blake Bir three 88 touchdowns in his three years as the Covington Catholic starting quarterback.




Covington catholic quarterback, Blake Bir finished up a record-breaking career for the colonels this past weekend. In his three years as a starter, the Colonels went a combined 25-13. He threw for at least 2,220 yards and 22 touchdowns every season. Bir leaves the CovCath program holding the single season records for completions and passing touchdowns. He also owns the marks for career passing yards, passing touchdowns and completions. Here is a look at Bir, By The Numbers.

3 – Season of 2,285 yards or more passing
3 - Games of 300 or more yards passing in his career
4 – Rushing touchdowns in his career
6 – Career high touchdown passes in a game (vs. Dixie Heights – 8/25/12)
9 – Games with at least three touchdowns passes as a senior
11 – Games with four or more touchdowns passes in his career
20 – Games of 200 or more yards passing in his career
22 – Passing touchdowns as a sophomore
25 – Career wins as the CovCath starting quarterback
28 – Passing touchdowns as a junior
38 – Passing touchdowns as a senior
88 – Passing touchdowns in his career
269 – Yards rushing as a senior
366 – Career high passing yards in a game (vs. Conner – 10/29/11)
504 - Completions in his career
596 – Yards rushing in his career
2,285 – Yards passing as a sophomore
2,429 – Yards passing as a junior
2,851 – Yards passing as a senior
7,565 - Yards passing in his career


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