The QCAA Force Red 8th grade team, a newly formed team within the organization, won the Boone Roundball Classic Sunday.
The Force, coached by QCAA veteran Mike Praeger, beat the N.C. Kings in the Gold Division championship game.
Praeger's team has reached the finals of each tournament it has entered this season.
The 8th grade championship marked a strong QCAA showing in Boone. The Force 4th Grade team won the Gold bracket championship, the QCAA Red 4th grade team made the Gold bracket semifinals and the newly formed QCAA 7th grade team reached the silver bracket championship.
QCAA 8th Grade Team pictured
Front row: Chase Praeger, Seth Capizzi, Justin Lucas, Ryan Pollack.
Back row: Coach Mike Praeger, Myles Washington, Jerald Blue, Jamarious Burton, David Kasanganay