HS FOOTBALL | Dante Hendrix leads Cooper Jaguars in senior season

09/18/2016 02:00 PM

The Cooper High School football program has only been around for nine years, but one of their players is making his mark early. Senior Dante Hendrix plays both ways for the Jaguars as their top wide receiver and star defensive back. He holds the school record for interceptions with seven, and also accepted the first Division I college scholarship offer in school history.

After dropping their season opener to Highlands, Cooper went on a three-game win streak leading into this weekend’s match-up with Northern Kentucky power, Simon Kenton.

Kaci Kust

Kaci is a Production Specialist based out of the Northern Kentucky Spectrum News bureau. When she’s not working at the station she is covering high school sports, Bengals or EKU games for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. She played basketball for Hope College in Michigan where she earned a degree in journalism. She says if she wasn’t covering athletics for a living, she’d still be up early checking scores and stats. You can get the latest on the Bengals, EKU or high school sports in Northern Kentucky by following Kaci on Twitter @Kacikust.


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