Ryan Jones (football)

Boys basketball preview: Jamestown still carrying chip on shoulder

Boys basketball preview: Jamestown still carrying chip on shoulder

The Jamestown boys basketball team's 2015-16 campaign was a surprise success to those outside of the program as the Eagles challenged for a Bay Rivers District championship before reaching the Group 4A East Region tournament in Donovan Bridgeforth's first season as head coach.

Jamestown's core is back this season, led by the dynamic backcourt combination of twins Evan and Mason Wang. That means the role of underdog that Jamestown played so well a season ago is finished, right?

Not so much if you ask Bridgeforth, who has a knack for finding ways to motivate his team.

"We play with a chip on our shoulder," Bridgeforth said. "… There are always goals to...

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