Henry Thompson was just wanting to make sure he didn’t mess up.
Chance Wayne admits he was shaking.
But when all the scores were tabulated, Thompson, a seventh-grader, and Wayne, a senior, had taken the top two spaces in the KHSAA state archery tournament last Thursday at the Kentucky Basketball Academy in Lexington.
By a matter of inches, Thompson won the state championship in his first state tournament. Wayne finished second in his last.