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Williamsburg Christian avenges losses to Amelia Academy to win state championship

Williamsburg Christian avenges losses to Amelia Academy to win state championship

PETERSBURG — After Williamsburg Christian Academy’s state semifinal win Friday over second-seeded North Cross, Eagles coach Chris Brown cracked a smile when presented with the crystal clear notion that his team would need no extra motivation for the championship game Saturday against Amelia Academy.

The third-seeded Eagles had already lost in the regular season twice, by three points each time, to No. 1 Amelia.

WCA left no doubt about which team was the best in the state Saturday, nor whether the Eagles had saved their best basketball for the end of the season, with a commanding 77-55 win to claim the Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association Division III championship...

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