Jefferson Forest Boys Basketball - ABC 13 Team of the Week
FOREST, Va. (WSET) - Today's ABC 13 high school Team of the Week is Jefferson Forest Boys Basketball.
The Cavaliers knocked off number one regional seed G.W. Tuesday night in Danville 66-64 to earn the boys' first state tournament berth in program history.
JF, now 17-and-9 overall on the season, plays at E.C. Glass Thursday night at 7 for the Region 4D Championship.
Cameron Shepherd, JEFFERSON FOREST HEAD COACH, said "I'm just incredibly proud, I can't put into words how proud I am of our kids. And how they've bought into the changes our coaching staff's trying to make and the culture we're trying to build and I truly appreciate how they fight and they're gritty and they've just bought into everything. So it's an amazing feeling."
Jordan Richeson, GAME-HIGH 23 PTS. FOR CAVALIERS, said "Oh it means everything, every bit of love I have for this team, even though I'm new. I feel every bit of love, so I'm just so proud of these guys."