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WOLVES DEFEAT PIKEVILLE IN RUPP ARENA IN A THRILLER
WOLVES DEFEAT PIKEVILLE IN RUPP ARENA IN A THRILLER
WOLVES DEFEAT PIKEVILLE IN RUPP ARENA IN A THRILLER
 
The Wolfe County Wolves defeated the Pikeville Panthers 42-40 in Rupp Arena on Sunday, December 12, 2010, as part of the Racin’ To the Rim Challenge. Freshmen Point Guard Garrett Dunn hit a jump shot at the buzzer to win the game for the Wolves. Dunn Finished the game with 8 points, 6 assists and did a MAGNIFICENT job running the team against relentless pressure defense the entire game from Pikeville. 
Junior Sawyer Denniston led the Wolves with 20 points and 6 rebounds. Junior center, Zane Hollon was a WARRIOR in the paint. He finished the game with 5 points and a game high 11 rebounds. His defense was instrumental in the win. Sophomore Jacob Gilbert was huge in the win with 7 points, 6 rebounds and 2 steals. Gilbert also hit a huge three-point shot late in the game. Kenny Broughton, Chad Bush, Steven Graham, Corey Conway, Tyler Hayes, Hayden Stone, and Dylan Creech also played in the game and played a big part in the victory!!
Another MAJOR contributor to the victory was the Wolfe Count y Fans. Event organizers happily stated that Wolfe County sold twice as many tickets to the game as any other school in the event. The crowd support helped the young team claim a victory in a very tight game. The coaches and players would like to send a big THANK YOU to everyone who attended the game today or listened on the radio. Your support to this team is sincerely APPRECIATED!!!!
The game was thoroughly enjoyed by the team and all the fans. The experience of playing and winning a game in Rupp Arena is an experience the entire school and community can be proud of.
The Wolves now move on to play Hazard on Saturday, December 18 at 6:30 pm in the Charlie Hammonds Classic in Hazard. 
 




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