The Defiance Bulldogs defeated the Kenton Wildcats 61-38 in Western Buckeye League boys basketball play Friday.
Kenton jumped out to an early 6-2 lead but Defiance responded with a 17-2 run to take control of the game.
The Bulldogs (4-4 overall, 1-1 WBL) got 20 points and six rebounds from Cayden Zachrich while Joe Lammers scored 12 points.
Caden Bolling had 13 points for the Wildcats (0-9, 0-3) while Gavin Payne added 10 markers.
KP Miller was named the Ace Hardware Player of the Game.