Posted On: 12/3/19 11:34 AM

The 2019-20 season finally got started on Monday evening and it was two very talented teams going at it on opening night in Grandview versus Doherty. Doherty made their trek up from Colorado Springs into the Centennial league and gave the Wolves all that they could handle. It was Grandview who was victorious as they won 51-47, but there were plenty of things to take away from this one. Here are my five takeaways.

Close game early

Doherty came out and showed that they are a team to take seriously this season as they not only kept it close early on but matched every single thing that Grandview was doing. Grandview is a preseason Top-10 team with one of the very best big men in the entire state leading the way. They have a game plan and have all bought into it and Doherty was able to execute on their end as well. After the first quarter, Grandview led 17-15 off of a buzzer-beater, at the half, it was tied up at 23-23 as both teams gave some early pushes but Grandview could not shake Doherty as they had an answer back each time down which called for

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