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Sunday, January 19, 2020

Highlands Bowling Sweeps Dayton Singles Tournament

Five Bluebirds Make All-Tournament Team

Contributed Photo. The Highlands girls saw three bowlers make the all-tournament team at the Dayton Singles Tournament on Saturday.

Contributed Photo. The Highlands boys saw two members make the all-tournament team in the Dayton Bowling Singles Tournament on Saturday.
The Highlands Bluebirds bowlers swept the Dayton singles tournament on Saturday.

Saturday, January 18, 2020

Highlands Holds off Campbell County

Bluebirds Win Fourth Straight

PHOTO: G. Michael Graham, Fort Thomas Matters. Highlands junior Emma Mallery (23) shoots a free throw in the final seconds against Campbell County on Friday.
Holding on to a tight lead in the waning seconds, someone needed to make plays for the hosts.

Junior guard Emma Mallery stepped forward to do that with under three seconds left in the game for the Highlands Bluebirds girls basketball team (8-6 overall). She made 1-of-2 free throws then intercepted the inbound pass near mid-court to help the Bluebirds preserve a 37-34 victory over the Campbell County Camels (11-6) on Friday.

Bowling Teams Go 1-1

The Highlands Bluebirds boys bowling team lost 5-1 to Pendleton County at LaRu Lanes on Thursday. But both teams defeated Beechwood on Tuesday.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Highlands Girls Hoops Wins

Bluebirds Earn Third Straight Win

PHOTO: G. Michael Graham, Fort Thomas Matters. Highlands sophomore Anna Greenwell sets up a play in a recent game.
The Highlands Bluebirds girls basketball team played just its second home game of the season Monday and defeated Indian Hill (Ohio), 57-44.

Highlands (7-6 overall) has won three in a row. The only other home game for the Bluebirds came on Dec. 6 in an 82-53 win over the St. Henry Lady Crusaders.

Friday, January 10, 2020

Highlands Boys Basketball Loses First of Season

Bowling Teams Win

PHOTO: G. Michael Graham, Fort Thomas Matters. Highlands senior Sam Vinson sets up a play against Newport on Tuesday.
The Highlands Bluebirds boys basketball team ventured to Hebron to face the Conner Cougars and were upset 73-61 Thursday losing for the first time this season.

The Bluebirds (14-1 overall) fell to 4-1 in 9th Region action. The Cougars are 8-5 overall and 5-2 in region play.

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Highlands Girls Basketball Handles Cooper

Bluebirds Win Second Straight

PHOTO: G. Michael Graham, Fort Thomas Matters. Highlands junior Emma Riccobene (center) plays defense in a recent game.
The Highlands Bluebirds girls basketball team is back at .500 on the season at 6-6 with a 71-32 win on the road against the Cooper Lady Jaguars.

Sunday, January 5, 2020

Highlands Girls Avenge Loss

Bluebirds Move to 5-6 on Season

PHOTO: G. Michael Graham, Fort Thomas Matters. Members of the Highlands girls basketball team converse in a recent game.
The rematch for the Highlands Bluebirds girls basketball team (5-6 overall) against the Boyd County Lady Lions (8-6) was not close in favor of the Blue and White.

The Bluebirds led 34-28 at halftime in the Centria Metals/Penn Station Shootout at Franklin County on Saturday. But Highlands pulled away for a 71-53 victory in the second half.