In all of their years coaching swimming, Dwain and Dina Picou had never seen it before.
The final score of Wednesday’s game could easily be mistaken for a halftime score.
Tuscola beat Franklin 41-37 in Haywood County after the Panthers slowed down the pace of the game.
Scott Hartbarger sees glimpses of hope. The coach of Franklin’s girls basketball team witnesses flashes of play that make him believe the Panthers are on the verge of turning a corner.
As time was running out in the second overtime, Franklin senior Jay Bueck received pressure from multiple Pisgah defenders.
The stage was set for a big game Friday in the Panther Den. Pisgah’s girls basketball entered tied with Franklin for second place in the conference standings, and a large crowd filled the gym.