The Kenton Lady Wildcats built a big early lead and held off Riverdale 61-44 in non-league girls basketball play Saturday afternoon.
Kenton (5-1) led 23-2 after one quarter. Riverdale (4-5) fought back and closed to within single digits several times but could get no closer than eight points.
Ellie Miller had 25 points to pace the Lady Wildcats while Layne Taylor added 10 points and six rebounds. Haylee Bushong (eight points), Kori Barrett (seven points and five rebounds), Caitlin Tudor (six points) and Sidney Plott (five points) rounded out the balanced Kenton attack.
Lexie Wright finished with 17 points and 12 rebounds for the Lady Falcons, with Gabi Rodriguez adding 12 points and Reygan Frey tossing in 11 markers.