Kent girls basketball ends winning season

Kent School point guard Josefine Vincents, who scored eight points in their game against Taft, drove to the basket past a Taft defender. Photo by Randy O’Rourke/bigplayphotos.com

KENT — The Kent School girls basketball team won their 57th straight game on their home court on Wednesday, March 2, when they beat Taft in the quarterfinal round of the New England Preparatory School Athletic Council (NEPSAC) championship tournament.

The game started out slow for the fourth-seeded Kent girls, who were given a bit of a scare, ending the first half down 15-11 to fifth-seeded Taft.

The team stepped up their defense in the second, keeping Taft from scoring at all in the first seven minutes.

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