Simon Kenton crushes Cooper in SHSR game

Simon Kenton crushes Cooper in SHSR game

INDEPENDENCE, Ky. (WKRC) - Quarterback Matt Shearer completed 12 of 15 passes for 291 yards and five touchdowns, all in the first half, to lead Simon Kenton to a 65-7 win over Cooper as part of Kroger Saturday High School Rivals series that was televised by CW Cincinnati.

Wide receiver Fisher Hayden caught two of the touchdown passes and finished with three receptions for 135 yards.

Cornerback Brayden Trattles also returned an interception for a touchdown.

Simon Kenton (5-0) roared out to a 37-0 lead with still four minutes left in the first quarter and led 58-7 at halftime.

This week there is a doubleheader as part of the Kroger Saturday High School rivals series featuring Friday's 7 p.m. game of St. Xavier vs. Moeller tape delayed at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday followed by the live broadcast of Cleveland St. Ignatius at Elder at 2 p.m. Both games will be televised on WSTR (Star64).