Derision was snorted. Mockery was in full bloom. Folks asked, "Did he really say that?"
Such was the state of things in Roanoke when Bobby Martin declared that his William Fleming team had the talent to make a run for a State title.
What? The William Fleming team which had won three games last year? The team which had managed a total of three wins (and all against the same opponent) during the three previous years?
Yeah. That one.