Chesapeake broke on top and refused to fold in holding off Wheelersburg 54-51 in an Ohio boys basketball matchup.
The clock were the only thing that stopped the Panthers, which enjoyed the upper hand in an 18-17 final quarter, too.
Chesapeake broke in front at the beginning of the fourth quarter with a 36-34 lead over Wheelersburg.
Wheelersburg took a 22-20 lead over Chesapeake heading to halftime locker room.
The Panthers drew first blood by forging an 8-6 margin over the Pirates after the first quarter.
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