Hesston’s David Copperfield imitation was just good enough to mesmerize Lindsborg Smoky Valley in a 54-45 victory in a Kansas boys basketball matchup on December 17.
The Swathers fended off the Vikings’ last-ditch effort in a frantic final period.
The Swathers darted to a 42-30 bulge over the Vikings as the fourth quarter began.
Hesston registered a 30-21 advantage at half over Lindsborg Smoky Valley.
The Swathers jumped in front of the Vikings 10-8 to begin the second quarter.