"Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.” – Michael Jordan
When speaking of obstacles, Michael Jordan referenced a wall – but what about a backhoe? Sure, Jordan made many fadeaways and magnificent dunks throughout his career, but what if the hoop was attached to the boom of a Cat® 420F2 Backhoe Loader 30 feet in the air?
That’s the obstacle four Peoria-area high school players faced when playing ultimate game of H-O-R-S-E. This game was definitely not your average driveway basketball showdown – see for yourself.