By G. MICHAEL GRAHAM
Fort Thomas Matters Sports Reporter
The Lexington Dunbar basketball teams swept Highlands in holiday tournaments played Saturday.
Early Saturday in Louisville, the Lady Bulldogs (6-3) downed the Ladybirds (6-4), 49-40 to conclude action in the Sam Swope Auto Group Queen of the Bluegrass Tournament at DuPont Manual. Highlands finished 1-2 in the tournament.
The Ladybirds play again Thursday in the Cougar Classic at Conner. Highlands takes on Campbell County (2-6) at 3 p.m.
Later in the day, the Bulldogs (7-4) dominated the Bluebirds (4-4), 76-45. Highlands took sixth in the Woodford County Invitational finishing 1-2 in Versailles. Bailey Witte made the all-tournament team for Highlands.
Highlands next plays in the Pikeville Invitational Tournament on Thursday. The Bluebirds face Betsy Lane (7-2) at 4:45 p.m.