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Dustin was up first, so our plan was to go our separate ways and approach the herd on both sides in hopes they'd form a defensive circle and not run away from us down the backside of the mountain.
Goalkeeper Huckle was a key player in the defensive circle for the team, with Flanagan proving dynamic in the mid-court.
When threatened by wolves, their primary historic enemy, muskoxen gather in a tight defensive circle, adults on the outside and calves in the center.