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WAKE FOREST — Wake Forest’s 12U basketball All-Star team won their Statewide Athletics Committee sectional tournament at Asheboro on Sunday.
The team, coached by Dwayne Jones, represented the top players of the Wake Forest Parks and Recreation basketball squads. The All-Stars played in a tournament that featured teams from Holly Springs, Randolph County, Sandhills, Dunn, Lee County and Spring Lake. Wake Forest lost to Holly Springs in the second round of the double elimination tournament, but ended up beating them in the championship game to claim the title.
Jones is a 1991 graduate of Wake Forest High School. He was coached by Wake Forest High School Hall of Famer Larry Lindsey.