Freshman Jake Heidbreder goes up for one of the first shots of the game. Although New Albany’s JV team got the first two points of the night, the Highlanders did not let that affect them. Photo by Tori Roberts.
Senior Gabe Shireman takes on the defense in the last quarter. The tension between the teams and fans was high. Photo by Tori Roberts.
Junior Cobie Barnes shoots while being defended by New Albany senior Romeo Langford. FC had yet to lose their lead in the first half of the game. Photo by Tori Roberts.
FC varsity team members stand and watch as their teammates play in the last two minutes of the game before overtime. The score was tied at 41 all, and went into overtime with 43 all. Photo by Tori Roberts.
Junior Cobie Barnes is carried out by senior teammates Braxton Cerqueira and Collin Braswell during overtime. FC already had to play without injured senior Brendon Hobson, but still ended up winning 49-47. Photo by Tori Roberts.
Sophomore Seth Burks goes for a layup in the warmups before the varsity game. Even before the game started, fans crowded the stands to cheer for their respective teams. Photo by Tori Roberts.
Floyd Central cheerleaders jump up in celebration as Floyd gains another two points. Cheerleaders from both schools lined the outsides of the court, constantly keeping the fans cheering. Photo by Tori Roberts.
The FC student section and Kilt Krew go wild as the players are announced for the starting lineup. The night’s theme was white out, and not a single student went without Floyd Central’s ‘Unfinished Business’ t-shirts. Photo by Tori Roberts.
Junior Harrison Eades hops for a three-pointer when warming up before the JV game against New Albany. Even before the main event, more than 100 fans had shown up to support their teams. Photo by Tori Roberts.
Senior Evan Nichols faces defensive New Albany players in the third quarter. Photo by Tori Roberts.