Congratulations to TRGR 17 U Head Coach Andrew Lacey for guiding his Varina High School boys basketball team to a 26-2 record, and the school's first ever Class 5 State Basketball Championship, 64-40, over Wakefield on March, 8, 2018 at the Siegel Center.
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STATE CHAMPIONSHIP HEAD COACH
17U Choice Head Coach Andrew Lacey also serves as Varina High School's head boys basketball coach. He has led the Blue Devils to Conference Championships (2014-2015 and 2015-16), three straight regional tournament appearances, and a VHSL State Tournament appearance in his first four seasons. Coach Lacey was named 2015 Conference 2 Coach of the Year. He has amassed more than 130 career wins in a very short 12-year coaching career. He played college basketball at Bridgewater College where he was a four-year letter winner. In addition to coaching, Lacey is a USA Youth Basketball Development Certified Coach, Professional Clinic Speaker and Fast Model Sports Basketball Writer.