Baylee Bennett sparks Kenton Ridge comeback win with game-high 26 points.
SPRINGFIELD — Kenton Ridge point guard Baylee Bennett scored 19 first-half points and surpassed 1,000 career points on a three-pointer late in the second quarter. The Cougars needed every one of Bennett’s points on Wednesday night, as they were trailing Shawnee late in the second quarter.
Bennett’s three-pointer was more than a career milestone, though. It was a spark Kenton Ridge carried over into the second half. Bennett’s three-pointer was part of a 10-0 run that gave Kenton Ridge a 37-33 halftime lead. The Cougars kept the run going and outscored Shawnee 22-5 in the third quarter. Kenton Ridge never looked back and won the CBC Kenton Trail game 77-54. [Read more…]