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February 17, 2013

Brought up Brown

West Carter senior writes another brilliant chapter in Comets’ favorite family story

(Continued)

OLIVE HILL — Closing Time

In what was a fitting end to a storybook four-plus years as a varsity Comet, Brown was recognized prior to Thursday’s game at center court.

The game was paused when he poured in a 3-pointer to surpass Casey Lowe as the greatest scorer in Comets lore.

John “Hop” Brown Court, as its known today, will be taken up and replaced during the offseason.

One of the last pairs of sneakers to ever grace the surface belonged to John Kyle Cleveland Brown. And Son did Dad proud.

What would Hop think now?

“He would be everything he ever wanted,” Sharon said.

AARON SNYDER can be reached at asnyder@dailyindependent.com or (606) 326-2664.

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