Strong second half propels Cougars past Lady Chiefs

Bellefontaine Chiefs

Bellefontaine led unbeaten Kenton Ridge at halftime Saturday, but could not continue its momentum into the second half as the host Cougars pulled away for a 66-49 victory.

The Chiefs are now 2-3 overall and 1-1 in the Central Buckeye Conference.

Kenton Ridge improves to 6-0, 2-0.

Bellefontaine got off to a good start.

The Chiefs built a four-point lead (13-9) after one quarter and were in front by five points (30-25) at the halftime break.

Kenton Ridge roared back in the third quarter, outscoring the Chiefs 19-7 to go up 44-37.

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