Covington Catholic showed a different, yet equally effective way to win Wednesday night, as they blew past Ryle, 74-40, in the first round of the KHSAA 9th Region tournament.
Chase Fieler scored 22 points to lead Florida Gulf Coast to a 92-72 victory over Northern Kentucky on Saturday afternoon in The Bank of Kentucky Center.
In a contest with all the appropriate fixings for a championship game, Holmes outlasted Covington Catholic in a double-overtime thriller, 72-62, in the KHSAA 35th District final at the Bank of Kent
Thomas More sophomore guard/forward Sydney Moss scored 63 points for the Saints on Friday, setting an NCAA Division III record for most points scored by a player in a single game.
Very little had gone right for Northern Kentucky since the first week of January, but on Thursday night just about everything went perfectly.
Covington Catholic trounced Holy Cross in the semifinals of the KHSAA 35th District Tournament, 79-57, at the Bank of Kentucky Center on Wednesday night.
In the team's final game of the regular season before their defense of the regional title crown, the Holmes Bulldogs hoisted a new banner in the Field House.