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A special dunk shot for Sukkot

Xtreme Team captain William Gil, known as Lil Willie, 29, of Miami grabs the ball from the outstretched hand of Rabbi Alter Korf while trampoline dunking on Sunday. Gil completed a Statue of Liberty Dunk over Korf's head during celebration of the Sukkot Festival at Chabad Jewish Center of St. Petersburg at 4010 Park St. N.

The three-man Xtreme Team, based in Miami, was hired to perform their trampoline dunk acrobatics as this year's entertainment for the yearly Sukkot Festival event.

When Korf was asked if he'd ever been dunked over, he replied, "Never. This is the first time ever." He added, "All my years of Rabbinical training finally came to fruition."

The three-man Xtreme Team, based in Miami, was hired to perform their trampoline dunk acrobatics as this year's entertainment for the Sukkot Festival event.

Xtreme Team captain William Gil, known as Lil Willie, 29, of Miami grabs the ball from the outstretched hand of Rabbi Alter Korf, right, while trampoline dunking on Sunday. Gil completed a Statue of Liberty dunk over Korf’s head during a celebration of the Sukkot Festival at the Chabad Jewish Center of St. Petersburg at 4010 Park St. N. The three-man Xtreme Team, based in Miami, was hired to perform trampoline dunk acrobatics as this year’s entertainment for the annual event.

DIRK SHADD | Times

Xtreme Team captain William Gil, known as Lil Willie, 29, of Miami grabs the ball from the outstretched hand of Rabbi Alter Korf, right, while trampoline dunking on Sunday. Gil completed a Statue of Liberty dunk over Korf’s head during a celebration of the Sukkot Festival at the Chabad Jewish Center of St. Petersburg at 4010 Park St. N. The three-man Xtreme Team, based in Miami, was hired to perform trampoline dunk acrobatics as this year’s entertainment for the annual event.

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