A quarterback gained the Segment 1’s Elegance A Last — in basketball.
Julian McGarvey, additionally Ardsley Highschool’s QB, by some means became a certain loss right into a miracle win on Saturday at Tempo School with a final-second interception and Hail Mary.
With 2.4 seconds left, Tappan Zee used to be up 51-49 and inbounding from beneath its own basket. Tappan Zee played the odds through hurling the ball downcourt to a streaking player, but McGarvey got here down with the ball around the opposing 3-aspect line. Off-steadiness, he took a dribble and one-passed the prayer that swished throughout the net, giving Ardsley a 52-FIFTY ONE, unthinkable state name.
“At one second it looks as if the entire international was once ending and i’m approximately to start bawling on the courtroom because I just missed the unfastened throws to win the sport for my staff,” McGarvey informed the Journal Information. “And Then they throw one down half court, I seize it, stumble slightly bit, throw it as I’m falling back and it discovered the ground of the net.”
McGarvey, who’ll be playing soccer at Marist, was the tournament’s MVP and finished with 11 issues, four rebounds, 4 assists and 5 steals.
“I’d say the quarterback arm helped just a little,” McGarvey stated. “Throw it up top and let your receiver seize up to it. This time I hit the spot — right in the ground of the net.”