- Light snow
By John Lachmann
Ryle (25-3) extended its winning streak to 11 matches with a 25-17, 25-13, 25-19 win over Simon Kenton (22-7) on Thursday.
Junior outside hitter Ashley Bush led the Raiders with nine kills, and senior setter Harper Hempel dished out 19 assists. Sophomore libero Chase Barber finished with 17 digs.
Junior outside hitter Rachael Figgins paced the Pioneers with seven kills, and Simon Kenton senior setter Sophie Dunn chipped in with 20 assists.
COOPER TAKES DOWN NEWCATH – Junior libero Jessica Fortner racked up 14 digs as Cooper (21-5) defeated Newport Central Catholic (9-10), 25-18, 25-19, 25-21.
Freshman middle hitter Katie Smith and senior middle hitter Hannah Reid notched six kills each for the Jaguars.
BROSSART TOPS LUDLOW IN 4 – Senior outside hitter Marissa Frommeyer tallied 16 kills and 15 digs as Brossart (15-12) defeated Ludlow (12-6), 26-24, 20-25, 25-11, 25-15.
Sophomore setter Lindsay Leick dished for 32 assists in the Mustangs’ win.
Senior outside hitter Nicole Frevola and sophomore middle hitter Hailey Lillard led the Panthers with seven kills each.
DIXIE ROLLS UP THE KILLS VS. DAYTON – Three players combined for 28 kills as Dixie Heights (9-22) defeated Dayton (7-10), 25-17, 25-20, 25-16.
Freshman outside hitter Perrin Long led the Colonels in kills with 12. Senior right side hitter Brittany Wilkinson and seventh-grade outside hitter Leah Metzger added eight kills each.
HIGHLANDS BEATS BELLEVUE – Junior middle blocker Jessica Ginter rolled up 11 kills as Highlands (9-17) defeated Bellevue (5-13), 25-7, 25-13, 25-16.
Senior libero Abby Schweitzer added four aces and 15 digs, and junior setter Kaitlin Hall dished for 29 assists to pace the Bluebirds.
Copyright 2013 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Dylan Byrd ran for two touchdowns and caught another one as DeSales defeated Newport Central Catholic 34-26 in the KHSAA Class 2A…
It was a cold afternoon of lost opportunities for Newport Central Catholic in the Class 2A football championship game.
Highlands’ record run of six consecutive state titles came to an end, and it took one of the most memorable finishes in finals’…
Rebels senior Stephen Nash went for a career-high 22 points — including a career mark with five 3-pointers — to pace Boone County…
The sister tandem of Ally and Cessie Mayhaus combined for 28 points and 18 rebounds, leading Holy Cross over St. Henry.
The Bluebirds are a victory away from a record seventh consecutive state title and a Kentucky best 23rd overall.
Senior guard Abby Owings went 4-for-4 from the foul line late in the fourth quarter to seal Simon Kenton’s win over Ryle.
Senior center Drew Burns racked up 20 points, including 10 in the second quarter, as Brossart edged Newport.
Senior forward/guard Vickie Stagge hit the winning basket on a backdoor cut with four seconds left in overtime as Lloyd edged Bellevue.
Freshman guard Sean McNeil scored 10 of his 13 points in the second half to help seal Cooper’s win over Walton-Verona.