Kentucky High School Basketball - Highlands nips Newport Central CatholicJanuary 28, 2020: Newport, KY 41071
Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Highlands Bluebirds (Fort Thomas, KY) and the host Newport Central Catholic Thoroughbreds (Newport, KY), saw Highlands's basketball squad hold off Newport Central Catholic by a count of 81-77.
With the victory, Highlands upgrades its record to 13-1 on the campaign. The Bluebirds host Frankfort (Frankfort, KY) to meet the Panthers in a non-league match on Friday, January 31. The Panthers enter the match with a record of 6-10.
With the defeat, Newport Central Catholic moves to 9-8 on the year. The Thoroughbreds travel to Scott (Covington, KY) to meet the Eagles in a non-league match on Monday, February 3. The Eagles enter the match with a record of 3-13. Scott lost 64-50 in their recent league match against Campbell County (Alexandria, KY)