I n a sense, it was strange. In the ensuing moments of Eden Golliher securing a last-second rebound to preserve a 39-38 win over the Kingsford Flivvers, you’d have been hard-pressed to find the typical exalted emotion from a team that had just recorded a dramatic victory.
There were no hugs, leaping into the air or arms outstretched. Anna Malmquist flashed a smile, but that was about it. The Wykons made their way to the bench with exasperated expressions after what was a grind of a battle on both ends of the floor.
Welcome to the expectations of being ranked No. 1, West Iron County.