Two Northern Kentucky teams advanced from the first round and will now face each other in the second after day one of the Kentucky boys basketball Sweet 16 at Rupp Arena in Lexington.
Villa Madonna Academy announced Monday the hiring of a new head soccer coach for the boys' team.
Roger Lane will assume the role next season.
Covington Catholic faced Beechwood for the third time this season, and won for the first time.
Northern Kentucky will send three teams to the storied KHSAA Sweet 16 boys basketball state tournament.
The top-ranked Thomas More women's basketball team struggled early in Saturday's second-round game against Trine.
Drew McDonald is now the all-time leading scorer in Northern Kentucky men's basketball history.
The top-ranked Thomas More Saints easily moved on in the NCAA Division III women's basketball tournament.
It took overtime for Beechwood to topple Cooper, 47-43, in the semifinals of the 9th Region boys basketball tournament.
Northern Kentucky used a strong second half comeback to win at Milwaukee on Thursday night, 65-55.
The Thomas More women's basketball team will host the first and second rounds of the NCAA Division III national tournament on Friday and Saturday, March 1-2 at the Conor Convocation Center in Crest
Thomas More won the American Collegiate Athletic Association title in Alfred, N.Y. on Sunday, defeating third-seeded Valley Forge, 92-47.
Northern Kentucky's home win streak was ended at 20 after lowly Cleveland State rolled into Highland Heights and beat the Norse, 83-77 on Saturday night.
The Road to Rupp starts next week as high school basketball teams across Kentucky claw their way through regional tournaments for a shot at the Sweet Sixteen.
The Tom Ellis Athletic Memorial Foundation announced that it will again be hosting the Covington Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony and celebration for the seventh ye
Drew McDonald now owns the record at Northern Kentucky for the most free throws made in a men's basketball career.