Local team wins gold at commonwealth games

The NRV Hurricanes Eighth Grade basketball team won the Gold at the recent Virginia Commonwealth games.  They won all six games by an average of 22 points. Pictured are: (from left) Front row- Michael Royal (Auburn), Ethan Millirons (Auburn), Cam Cormany (Radford), Mitchell Thompson (Floyd), PJ Prioleau (Radford), Jackson McManus (Radford) and Kamaree Taylor (Radford); Back Row- Rusty Marshall (Auburn), Jared Nichols(Floyd), Daniel Brotherton (Auburn) and Alex Kanipe (Radford). Not Pictured is Tanyon Sutphin (Floyd) and Coach Pierson Prioleau. This completes their 2017 year at 24-1 including six championships