Seeing his team was swatting some butterflies and dealing with the nerves just prior to perhaps the biggest game of their young basketball careers, Glenwood girls basketball coach Barry Loeffelbein lofted a joke at his team.
“What's blue and smells like red paint?”
After a few dull stares, the coach replied, “Blue paint.”
The team burst into laughter. Butterflies gone. Nerves restored.
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