Lions Shut Down Bledsoe County, 60-40
January 19, 2011
The Lions (15-7) won their fourth straight with a host of players getting into the action. Justin Davenport led the way with 22 points, including four 3-pointers. Cody Ruehlen had a strong all-around game with 14 points on 7-of-11 shooting from the field. He also collected eight rebounds. Jared Nave added seven points and had 12 rebounds.
Cannon County held Bledsoe County scoreless for more than 10 minutes to start the game. After blanking Bledsoe on the way to a 16-0 first-quarter lead, the Lions extended the lead to 20-0 before the visitors finally scored with 5:47 remaining in the first half.
The Lions face a key District 8-AA showdown at Upperman, where first place in the league standings will be on the line Friday night.
A complete recap of the Lions' win against Bledsoe County will be in next week's Cannon Courier.
January 19, 2011 at 11:49am
Awesome both girls and boys!!