Before last Friday night, Holmes football had not won a playoff game since 2009.
But Head Coach Ben Nevels has the Bulldogs in the midst of their best season in years.
Newport Central Catholic High School named a new head boys soccer coach, and Newport High School named new coaches for varsity wrestling and baseball.
The Thomas More Saints held an early lead over the #8-ranked and undefeated Cumberlands but lost that lead by halftime and ultimately fell, 45-31.
The first week of the KHSAA Gridiron Bowl playoffs is in the books. Some Northern Kentucky teams are moving on while others saw their seasons end.
Stan Steidel, the longtime athletic director at Holmes High School in Covington and at Dayton High School, has died.
Corey Pelle was a star basketball player at Silver Grove High School and continued to shine in his collegiate career at West Liberty University in West Virginia.
Thomas More football lost its third straight game on Saturday, falling to Bethel in McKenzie, Tennessee, 35-28.
The Saints are now 3-6 on the season and 1-4 in the Mid-South Conference.
The high school football regular season is now over after another week of gridiron action.
Thomas More's rugby team is set to compete in the semifinals of the Midwest College Rugby Conference championships this weekend.
The Saints are 6-1 this season.
Thomas More women's basketball is off to a hot start, as the #21-ranked team in the nation put away two opponents on back-to-back nights in Cincinnati.
The Thomas More football team lost a heartbreaker at Georgetown on Saturday.
Five home games of the Northern Kentucky men's basketball team will be broadcast on FOX Sports Ohio, the university announced.
The high school football regular season is coming to a close in Northern Kentucky and Friday night saw some exciting clashes ahead of the post-season.