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Long County rec team wins state
Long Co 14U State Basketball  Champs
Surrounded by the 14U All-Star Team, Long County Recreation Department Director Henry Strickland holds the state championship trophy that the team won. - photo by Photo provided.

The Long County 14 and under All-Star basketball team captured the Georgia Recreation Parks Association state championship Saturday.

Playing in Early County, Long County defeated Dooley County 49-38 in the finals to take home the crown. Members of the team are Adison Grant, Justin Thomas, Anthony Jones, Sam Turner, Ethan Williams, Adison Russell, Chandler Howard, Eben Thomas and Cameron Johnson.

The team is coached by Craig Walker and Justin Thomas. Henry Strickland is the recreation department director.

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