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It was moments after his Richard Raiders had lost their Elementary Basketball League Tournament championship game in heartbreaking fashion to CSA Lincoln on Saturday that coach Chris Anderson made a rather shocking comment.
Surrounded by fifth- and sixth-grade girls with tears in their eyes, Anderson noted that his team hadn’t lost a game in two seasons and “maybe it’s a good thing we lost.”
In some areas of our very competitive country, Anderson would have gotten a baseball bat to the knee for such a comment. Isn’t second place just the best of all the losers?
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