By G. MICHAEL GRAHAM
Fort Thomas Matters Sports Reporter
The Newport Central Catholic Thoroughbreds dominated the visiting Lloyd Memorial Juggernauts, 58-28 on Tuesday to stay unbeaten at 7-0.
NewCath improved to 5-0 against 9th Region competition. The Juggernauts fell to 2-5, including 1-4 in region play.
Guard Michael Bueter led the Thoroughbreds with 23 points and Jake Schulte added 15. Nine different NewCath players scored.
Bueter scored most of his points in the second quarter. He connected on four three-pointers en route to 19 points in the frame. NewCath turned a 10-7 lead after the first quarter into a 30-10 halftime advantage.
Schulte took over in the low post in the third quarter. He scored 11 in that quarter as the Thoroughbreds led comfortably 47-18 entering the fourth quarter.NewCath plays host to rival Covington Holy Cross (3-3) at 7:30 p.m. Friday.