Sandy Creek was one play away from dethroning the Class AAAA defending champs, the Upson-Lee Knights, on Friday night.
After having the Knights on the ropes all game, it came down to the final 9.4 seconds in regulation. The Patriots were down a point and had left everything on the floor. They just needed one more shot at history.
Patriots’ junior forward TJ Bickerstaff was entrusted with the last shot. In the waning moments, Bickerstaff drove around a high screen and roll to get to one of his favorite spots on the floor. As he gathered into his shooting motion, (more…)