Muhlenberg Co. falls in KHSAA Sweet 16 opener

Muhlenberg Co. falls in KHSAA Sweet 16 opener

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WFIE) - It was a big day on the high school hardwoods over inside Rupp Arena, as the Muhlenberg County boys basketball team played in the opening round of the KHSAA Sweet 16 Tournament on Thursday.

The Mustangs (19-1) faced off against Fort Thomas Highlands (26-4) in the program’s first Sweet 16 appearance since 2010.

However, the Bluebirds were simply too much for Muhlenberg County, pulling away for an 88-60 win.

The Mustangs finish their season with a final record of 19-2.

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