State Champions!

Pictured standing from left are Head Coach Cade Lemcke, Assistant Coach Joseph Toe, Josh Colon '17, Jaden Frazier '19, Xavier Kane '19, Aamir Simms '17, Marcus Valeiras '17, Richard Amaefule '20, Manager Chris Richmond '18, Cameron Carr '18, Dhruv Mehrotra '19, Manager Spencer Cadieux '18, Assistant Coach Parker Kirwan, Manager Keane Emmans-McGill '19, and Assistant Coach Tladi Conway with his daughter. Kneeling from left are Babacar Diagne '17, Naz Hopson '17, Sardaar Calhoun '18, Darius McGhee '18, Myles Jones '18 and Manager Franck Germain.

The Varsity Basketball team won the VISAA Div. II State Championship – the second VISAA state championship this school year. The Barons defeated Miller School 73-36 on Saturday, March 4 in Virginia State University’s new Multipurpose center in Petersburg.

Last weekend, the Barons defeated Miller to win the VIC Championship. Yesterday’s game was the fifth defeat for Miller by the Barons this season. Senior Josh Colon has earned three championship rings while at Blue Ridge – two for basketball (2015 and 2017) and his third this fall for football.

Head Coach Cade Lemcke was assisted this season by Tladi Conway, Joseph Toe and Parker Kirwan. 

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