Posted On: 03/5/21 8:30 AM

Took in Westlake visiting Kell from Tuesday night’s 6A Playoff action on NFHS, where the Longhorns advanced to the program’s first-ever state semifinal over a gutty group of Lions. Here’s what came out of the contest:

IT TAKES THE VILLAGE

Eight of Kell’s top 9 off their bench scored in the game, and while Scoot Henderson Scoot Henderson 6'2" | PG Kell | 2022 State #17 Nation GA (pictured above, in black) was tremendous yet again with a 25-13 double-double, Kell has built a rotation that can contribute from multiple spots on the floor and at multiple junctures in the contest. Seniors Jaylen Harris Jaylen Harris 6'1" | SG Kell | 2021 State GA and Najhae Colon Najhae Colon 6'0" | PG Kell | 2021 State GA are steady as a rock and provide poise and big shotmaking,  6-3 junior Dylan Cambridge was superb off the bench getting finishes in close and battling at both ends, and good-looking sophomore prospects PJ Johnson (smooth slasher with a nice deep stroke) and Aaron Smith Aaron Smith 6'4" | SF Kell | 2023 State GA (slow night but a versatile athlete can score inside and out) are somewhat overlooked but have been steady producers taking pressure off Henderson.

WIN IT AT THE DEFENSIVE END

Kell’s defense was at times smothering, forcing a boatload of Westlake turnovers that played a role in the overall number of possessions for

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