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Bluebirds Lose Home Game to Tigers

By Joseph Williams, Highlands-Bluebirds.com
September 20, 2015
Highlands 6 Louisville Saint Xavier 37
Regular Season: Week 4
Date/Time: Friday, September 18 at 7:30PM
Location: Highlands High School
 
Fort Thomas Highlands was not able to put an end to its 2-game skid Friday evening, losing to Kentucky Class 6A power Louisville Saint Xavier by a score of 37-6.  Quarterback Austin Hergott completed 18 of his 31 passing attempts for 139 yards, 1 touchdown and 1 interception.  Running back Nick Kendall led all Highlands rushers with 30 yards and accounted for the Bluebirds' sole touchdown (a pass reception from Hergott) in the contest.  This loss moves Highlands to 1-4 on the season, with a match-up with undefeated Kentucky Class 6A Simon Kenton looming next week.
 
The Highlands freshman team defeated the Simon Kenton freshman team by a score of 30-14 this week, which marks the freshman squad's fourth consecutive win.  The Highlands junior varsity (JV) team does not play its game until Monday, September 21, when it takes on Cincinnati (Ohio) La Salle.
 
To-date:
- Highlands' 2015 varsity record: 1-4 (0-0 in district play)
- Highlands' 2015 junior varsity (JV) record: 4-0
- Highlands' 2015 freshman record: 4-1