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5 Devin Ingram
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11 John Powers
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Reynolds hopes to surpass 2015 run
. TIMOTHY RAMSEY
For the Demons of R J. Reynolds high
school, making it to the championship
game ill last years David Lash tournament
was a welcome surprise as they were
ranked 4th going in. Unfortunately for
them they lost to E. Forsyth who took
home the championship last season.
This year head coach Mike McCulloch
says he was happy that his team "over
achieved" their rankings and hopes to do
something similar this year as well.
"This is a pretty strong group again,"
said McCulloch. "We might not be as tal
ented or as big but they seem to work very
well as a team. They are a good group to
McCulloch says that he plans to lean
heavily on sophomore guards Devin
Ingram and John Powers. He said he looks
for them to be good leaders on the team
especially with the experience they learned
playing 9th grade basketball last season.
When asked what would constitute a
successful season McCulloch said, "any
time I coach we have what I like to call a
mythical conference championship. We
are not playing in any tournaments for it
and we aren't getting any trophies either
but I think most of the coaches, me includ
ed, keep track of how we're doing against
other teams in the conference. Winning
the CPC [Central Piedmont Conference]
against the other JV boys teams would be
As of the time of the interview the
Demons had yet to play a game.
McCulloch said getting back to the finals
would be great for his young team.