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MADISON, Wi. – If you ask four-year-old Henry Schoenherr
how his bracket works, he will answer honestly.
“I don't know,” Henry said.
If you ask him how basketball works, he’ll give you
another honest and slightly confusing account.
“My favorite part is when they kick it,” Henry said.
But there’s one thing the young bracket-eer knows well,
and that’s who he picked to go to the NCAA championship.
“That's Connecticutt and Kentucky,” Henry said.
Henry’s dad, Andy, decided his son was old enough to
understand how the tournament worked. He
read the match-ups to Henry, sometimes offering up the mascots, and the
four-year-old made his picks.
Henry happened to pick Connecticutt and Kentucky for the
According to ESPN, less than one percent of people who
submitted brackets had those teams as the last two standing.
“Every round, I was like there's no way. This is a longer shot, a longer shot. But the two kept winning, and I was like, he
might have something here,” Andy said.
Unfortunately, Henry’s bracket wasn’t submitted into any
national competitions, but he definitely won the family’s first pool.
“We're going to do it every year, I'll tell you that,”
Sunday, April 6 2014, 10:39 PM CDT
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