Virginia High’s Bearcat Den hosted the FriendshipCars Virginia Invitational, showcasing local, regional, and national teams despite inclement weather. The event featured high-level college prospects and thrilling games, although attendance was affected by the weather.

Why It Matters

The perseverance to hold the tournament in challenging weather conditions demonstrates the commitment to bringing high-quality basketball to the area, despite the impact on attendance.

By the Numbers
  • Kamren Martin of Blue Ridge School scored in the prep championship game, contributing to a talent-stacked event.
  • Haki Muhammad of New Hope Academy scored 23 points in Sunday’s victory.
State of Play
  • The event faced weather-related challenges, leading to some game cancellations and impacting attendance.
  • Efforts are underway to schedule additional games and secure funding for future events.
What's Next

Organizers are looking to schedule additional games for this Saturday and aim to secure a new title sponsor for next year's event.