Chiefs can’t contain Morris, lose to Cougars

Kenton Ridge standout junior center Mikala Morris was an unstoppable force against host Bellefontaine on Thursday.

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Bellefontaine’s Kierstin Rentschler, left, takes a shot against Kenton Ridge’s Mikala Morris during Thursday’s game at Bellefontaine. (EXAMINER PHOTO | MATT HAMMOND)


The 6-3 Morris, who came into the game averaging 24 points, piled up a game-high 38 to power the Cougars to a 66-36 win over the Chiefs in a Central Buckeye Conference girls basketball game.

“(Morris) is very difficult to defend because of her versatility,” said Bellefontaine head coach Henry Stolly. “We tried to go zone against her early on, but she was still able to get free and find opportunities.”

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