Senior guard Blake Losey hit three 3-pointers to help Campbell County jump out to a seven-point first quarter lead, but the Camels were not able to hold on, falling 69-62 to Montgomery County Friday.
Losey scored a game-high 22 points as Campbell County led 19-12 after the first quarter. However, Montgomery County’s 18-6 second-quarter surge proved to be the difference.
Junior center Matt Wilson added 16 points for the Camels, while senior guard Deondre Jackson chipped in with nine.
Juniors Caswell Fuller and Art Walker each scored 19 for Montgomery County (7-6). Senior forward Braxton Hopkins added 17 points.
Campbell County, ranked No. 3 in the Enquirer Northern Kentucky coaches’ poll, falls to 11-4.
The Camels will look to bounce back on Saturday, squaring off againstLexington Christian at 8 p.m.
Holmes 74, Madison Central 71: Junior guard Markell McClendon scored a game-high 22 points for Holmes.
Holmes had a commanding lead before the Indians scored 29 fourth-quarter points and had a chance to tie the game at the buzzer.
Dixie Heights 55, Ryle 36: Senior guard Austin Schreck scored a game-high 18 points to lead the No. 4-ranked Colonels.
Mason County 56, Boone County 54: Senior Dorian Henry scored a game-high 20 points to lead Mason County.
The senior forward also pulled down nine rebounds.
Boone County’s Junior Stockwell led the No. 9 Rebels in scoring with 18 points.
Lexington Catholic 66, St. Henry 55: Senior forward Connor Kunstek scored 20 points and grabbed six rebounds to lead the Crusaders.
Junior guard Adam Goetz added 19 points, three assists and three rebounds for St. Henry.
Lexington Catholic was led by Tanner Johnson and Jarod Griffin who scored 20 and 18 respectively.
Bishop Brossart 77, Nicholas County 42: Bishop Brossart will face Silver Grove on Monday after defeating Nicholas County in a 10th Region All “A” play-in game.
Senior forward Spencer Hackworth was a perfect 6-for-6 on 3-pointers and finished with a game-high 22 points.
Senior forward Jon Zink recorded his second straight double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds.
Walton-Verona 71, Villa Madonna 44: Junior center Elliott Brook scored 14 points to lead the Bearcats.
Senior guard Shea Evans and junior guard Kyle Kinmon each scored 11 for Walton-Verona.
Villa Madonna was led by sophomore guard Thomas Schutzman who scored a game-high 19 points. Junior guard Alex Kenkel added 11 for the Blue Lightning.
Holmes 71, Beechwood 34: Jynea Harris led all scorers with 17 points, and Hannah Tubbs added 16 to help Holmes move to 15-0.
Scott County 82, Cooper 69: Hailey Anderson scored 23 points and Lexi Held added 22, but Cooper’s struggles at the free throw line hurt any chance they had of winning the game.
The Jaguars went 23-for-43 as a team from the charity stripe.