"What an exciting finish to the Wolverine Boys Varsity game! It was a real nail biter," said photographer John Stimpson after the game against Mount Vernon Christian Hurricanes basketball team.
Dylan Roberson goes up for two points and ties the score at 49-49!! He was fouled on this play and makes a 1 point foul shot making the score 50-49. John Stimpson photo
Friday Harbor Wolverines were ahead until the fourth quarter when with only five minutes left the Hurricanes took the lead. With 26 seconds left on the clock Wolverine Dylan Roberson brought the ball up court, drove to the basket and put up a two-point shot. The score was now tied at 49. Roberson was fouled on his drive to the basket. At the line, Roberson shoots one shot putting Friday Harbor ahead 50-49.
The Hurricanes bring the ball up court but are unable to score and call a time out with 1 second on the clock. The Hurricanes attempt to get the ball in, but Friday Harbor gets possession and the game is over. Friday Harbor wins 50-49.
Wolverine basketball teams next play the Concrete Lions at 4 p.m. Tuesday, January 28, 2020 in Turnbull Gym in Friday Harbor.
(Left) Ty Anderson drives to the basket. (Right) Gavin Mason fights his way to the basket. John Stimpson photos
(Left) August lays up two point under heavy defensive pressure. (Right) JJ Jones drives in close for a shot to the basket. John Stimpson photos
(Left) Kyson Jackson goes up for two points. (Right) Ethan Germain shoots for two from the baseline. John Stimpson photos
Wolverine" spirit was high" led by the energetic Cheer Squad. John Stimpson photo