The size advantage for Newport Central Catholic was evident from the start, as the Thoroughbreds were simply too big for Conner and coasted easily to a 73-54 home win in their regular-season finale
Covington Catholic added to their sterling season and remained unbeaten in the state of Kentucky after withstanding a mighty effort by host Simon Kenton in a shootout, 83-75.
Despite sitting the bench in the first quarter, and going scoreless in the second, James “Beetle” Bolden cashed in 19 second-half points and led his team to a tough victory over Harrison County, 59
Newport Central Catholic extended its winning streak to seventeen by beating Holmes on Friday night at the Bank of Kentucky Center at Northern Kentucky University.
Covington Catholic senior Nick Ruthsatz became the basketball program's all-time leading scorer on Friday night as the Colonels beat Dixie Heights 79-62 at the Bank of Kentucky Center at Northern K
Holmes (20-4) proved once again to be a matchup nightmare for its opponents as the Bulldogs reached the 20-win mark for the eighth straight season when they beat Boone County, 79-51, Tuesday night.
Four of the top boys basketball teams in the ninth region are part of a double-header at the Bank of Kentucky Center on Friday night.
In a rematch of last year's second round Kentucky Sweet 16 game, Madison Central came out on top over the Holmes Bulldogs again.
The Holmes Bulldogs picked up their nineteenth win of the season in Ft. Thomas on Friday night with a 63-52 with over Highlands.
The Holmes Bulldogs got their eighteenth win of the year in a rout of Scott at home.
The Holmes Bulldogs improve to 17-3 on the season Friday after a rout of Beechwood in Ft. Mitchell.
Holy Cross senior Jalen Beal will continue his education and football playing career at Georgetown College, the Latonia school confirmed via Twitter on Friday.
Big scoring night for Marcus Hill, James Bolden, and Markel McClendon propelled Holmes to a big 87-67 win over the visiting Ryle Raiders on Tuesday night.
UPDATE: This game is canceled.
The Holmes Bulldogs used seven threes and put four players in double figures to down visiting Mason County 70-53 on Wednesday night.