Kentucky High School Football - Newport Central Catholic prevails Kenton
(September 16, 2011: Independence, KY 41051) The crowd at Friday's non-league contest between the Newport Central Catholic Thoroughbreds (Newport, KY) and the host Kenton Pioneers (Independence, KY), observed Newport Central Catholic's football squad defeat Kenton by a count of 24-14.
The Thoroughbreds now own a 4-0 record. They play next when they host Bishop Brossart for a 2A District 6 contest on Friday, September 23. Newport Central Catholic will encounter a Mustangs squad coming off a 41-34 non-league win over Pendleton County (Falmouth, KY). The Mustangs record now stands at 3-1.
Coming up next, the Pioneers encounter the Ryle Raiders (Union, KY) in a 6A District 6 contest, on Friday, September 23. Kenton will attempt to upgrade on its 2-2 season record. The Raiders go into the contest with a 2-2 record after their 42-7 non-league loss to St. Francis de Sales (Columbus, OH).
First Quarter Summary
NCC-Woltermann 3 yd TD run (Burns kick)
SK-Powell 10 yd TD run (Pinkelton conversion rush)
Second Quarter Summary
NCC-Collopy 3 yd TD pass from Hightchew (Burns Kick)
SK-Pinkelton yd TD run (Smith kick blocked)
NCC-Burns 25 yd FG
Third Quarter Summary
NCC-Hightchew 16 yd TD run (Burns kick)