Newport Central Catholic named Stephen Lickert as its new head football coach.
The Holmes Bulldogs dropped their fourth straight game on Saturday and have now lost eight of their last nine games.
Mason County rolled into Covington and left with a 51 to 46 victory.
The Holy Cross boys basketball team defeated Holmes 55-52 on Friday in a game that came down to the final seconds.
Covington Catholic defeated district foe Holy Cross 85-52 on Tuesday thanks to a big scoring night from their star senior CJ Fredrick.
School is out, but local basketball teams have been busy, and that continues on Wednesday.
Northern Kentucky teams are all over the place - including Florida - for holiday tournaments.
The Newport Wildcats defeated the Bishop Brossart Mustangs 59-43 on Friday to advance to the championship round of the Swauger Holiday Classic.
Newport Central Catholic head football coach Dan Wagner is stepping down.
The school announced Wagner's departure Thursday afternoon.
Two local high school basketball players joined the 1,000 Point Clubs in recent days.
Northern Kentucky sent two teams to compete for state football championships and both delivered.
After a high school football playoffs season that decimated Northern Kentucky teams early, the region will have two teams in state championship games next week.
Two Northern Kentucky teams are still standing as the Kentucky high school football playoffs move on to the semifinals next Friday.