No. 6 Grandview heads to Final 4 after 59-53 win over No. 3 Chaparral

For the first time since 2006 the Grandview Wolves advance to the 5A boys basketball Final 4.

It was a tall task for the No. 6 seeded Wolves in the Great 8 facing senior Ronnie DeGray III and the No. 3 seeded Chaparral Wolverines.

The Wolves had a slow start to the game, scoring for the first time with four minutes left in the first quarter. After the first basket, the nerves were out the window and Grandview came storming back to make it a game.

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Chaparral lead Grandview 22-20 entering the second half.

In the second, the Wolves had an explosive third quarter scoring 22 points, while holding Chaparral to 15 points. They would shoot 72 percent from in close and 57 percent from the three-point line in the final half for the eventual 59-53 victory.

Junior Dayne Prim scored a team-high 16 points for the Wolves, while Chaparral senior Ronnie Degray III scored a game-high 22 points.