Keith Casey hit a wide open layup in the game’s final possession helping the Wheatridge eighth grade boys varsity basketball team to an exciting 40-38 win over previously unbeaten Ottawa.
Tied 38-38 on the game’s final possession, Teven Mckelvey stole the ball and passed it ahead to Casey to seal the verdict.
It was Ottawa’s first loss in two years.
Mckelvey led the way with 19 points. Peyton Walker had eight points.