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Seniors and coach picked to participate in first Joy Fund All-Star Classic

Seniors and coach picked to participate in first Joy Fund All-Star Classic

 The Virginian-Pilot is hosting the first Joy Fund All-Star Classic on Sunday, March 26 at Virginia Wesleyan College. The boys game will pit a team of private-school players against public-school teams from around Hampton Roads. The girls game will consist of players from Virginia Beach and Norfolk versus players from Chesapeake, Portsmouth, and Suffolk. The girls game starts at 3 p.m., followed by the boys game at 5 p.m.

 Five NPS seniors have been picked by The Virginian-Pilot staff to participate in the games. The boy's basketball players are Granby’s Jermiah Jenkins and Giovanni Jones, along with Lake Taylor’s Demontae Tyler. Lake Taylor's Coach Saundra Sawyer will coach the girl's team that includes two of her players Imani Broadnax and Junajah Somerville.

 All proceeds from the event will benefit The Virginian-Pilot Joy Fund Foundation. Click on the link for more event information: http://bit.ly/2ndYgHb.




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