Virginia Venom boys basketball teams fare well in Colonial Cup

Jimmy LaRoue

Virginia Venom’s AAU boys basketball teams won two of three titles at this weekend’s Colonial Cup tournament.

The eighth and ninth grade Venom teams, based out of Williamsburg, won championships, while the seventh grade Venom players reached the championship game in their bracket.

Lafayette and Jamestown high schools played host to the tournament.


Seventh grade (at Jamestown High School)

Virginia Venom 42, Cap City 12

Fly High 46, Hampton Roads Rams 45

Rising Stars 57, Cap City 11

Virginia Venom 48, Hampton Roads Rams 28

Rising Stars 61, Fly High 51

Hampton Roads Rams 47, Cap City 23

Fly High 53, Rising Stars 50 (semifinal)

Virginia Venom 42, Hampton Roads Rams 38 (semifinal)

Fly High 55, Virginia Venom 42 (championship game)

Eighth grade (Games at Lafayette High School)

Cap City (Corey) 53, Virginia Venom 44

Runnin Rebels 47, Cap City (Bowen) 28

Cap City (Corey) 59, Fly High 29

Virginia Venom 50, Runnin’ Rebels 36

Cap City (Bowen) 63, Fly High 45

Cap City (Bowen) 53, Fly High 34

Virginia Venom 59, Runnin’ Rebels 57 (semifinal)

Cap City (Corey) 36, Cap City (Bowen) 34 (semifinal)

Virginia Venom 38, Cap City 36 (championship game)

Ninth grade (Games at Jamestown High School)

Virginia Venom (Hughes) 46, Fly High 17

Virginia Venom (BJ) 38, Crusaders 18

Cap City 50, Fly High 34

Virginia Venom (Hughes) 60, Crusaders 18

Virginia Venom (BJ) 50, Cap City 39

Crusaders 46, Fly High 38

Virginia Venom (BJ) 41, Cap City 39 (semifinal)

Virginia Venom (Hughes) 56, Crusaders 17 (semifinal)

Virginia Venom (Hughes) 63, Virginia Venom 42 (championship game)

LaRoue can be reached by phone at 757-345-2342, by email at or on Twitter @jlaroue.

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