It was Wildcats versus Wildcats Friday night in Newport where the hosts would win this cat fight.
District play opens this week in Northern Kentucky high-school football; let the rivalries begin.
Covington Catholic at Highlands District 4 Class 4A
Covington Catholic continues their string of tough opponents as they travel to Fort Thomas to take on Highlands on Friday night for their first district game of the season.
Sports briefs from around Northern Kentucky by RCN's Bryan Burke:
The forgettable season that has unfolded for Newport Central Catholic so far this season continued on Saturday afternoon as the Thoroughbreds fell at home to Dixie, 34-14.
Scott carried on with its winning ways on Friday as they swiftly took care of Holy Cross, 48-14 on Homecoming Night for the Eagles.
Williamsburg positioned itself for another blowout, this time at Newport, scoring on its opening drive in just over two minutes.
The Scott Eagles look to carry on with their undefeated ways this Friday night in the school's homecoming game against the winless Holy Cross Indians.
The Scott High School Homecoming Parade on Friday night will force the closure of Taylor Mill Road and Old Taylor Mill Road.
The Associated Press Kentucky High School Football polls puts the Scott Eagles at #10 in Class 5A.
Sports briefs from RCN's Bryan Burke:
Thomas More 45, Hanover 16
Some teams may wilt after being blown out a week before and finding themselves on the ropes at home, but Covington Catholic showed poise and composure as they overcame a gritty effort by visiting H
Friday night's game between Simon Kenton and Newport Central Catholic featured two teams spiraling in different directions.
Bellevue welcomed Fairview on Friday and the Tigers fell to their visitors by a margin of 47-22.
There is no time for sympathy in football. Covington Catholic was rocked last week by Cincinnati's Moeller, 39-0, but another formidable foe awaits the Colonels this Saturday.