Photos: Cov Cath, Holy Cross Win 35th District Boys & Girls Titles
The 35th District boys basketball title went to Covington Catholic, while Holy Cross upset Holmes on the girls side. Photos from those two title games can be found in the slideshow below.
The 9th region tournaments were also set over the weekend.
In the opening round on March 1, Newport Central Catholic will face Ryle, while Covington Catholic is matched with Dixie Heights. On March 2, Lloyd takes on Newport, and Cooper faces Holy Cross. Local teams in the rural regions will also compete this week. In the 8th Region, Walton-Verona takes on South Oldham. In the 10th Region, Campbell County -the top team in the region - faces George Rogers Clark, and Scott takes on Mason County.
On the girls side, in the 9th, which starts Monday, Highlands takes on Cooper, and Holy Cross faces Lloyd. On Tuesday, Conner plays Newport Central Catholic, and Dixie Heights plays Holmes. In the 8th Region, Simon Kenton opens Monday with a game against Oldham County. In the 10th, Scott faces George Rogers Clark on Monday, and Campbell County plays Bourbon County on Tuesday.
The 9th Region boys & girls tournaments are held at BB&T Arena in Highland Heights. The girls 8th Region tournament is at Oldham County, and the girls 10th Region tournament is at Harrison County. The boys 8th Region tournament is at Henry County, and the boys 10th Region tournament is at Mason County.
Photos by Brian Frey