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John Marshall’s Jason Nelson tries to get by Gate City’s Bradley Dean during the Class 2 state championship in the Siegel Center Thursday, March 12, 2020.

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John Marshall celebrates beating Gate City to win the Class 2 boys state championship in the Siegel Center. The Class 1 games set to be played later Thursday were canceled, in addition to the Class 3, 4, 5 and 6 championship games.

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John Marshall’s Roosevelt Wheeler dunks the ball as the Justices play Gate City for the Class 2 state championship in the Siegel Center. Wheeler is one of the top recruits nationally in the junior class.

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John Marshall's Jason Nelson takes a shot around Gate City's Luke Reed during the Class 2 state championship in the Siegel Center Thursday, March 12, 2020.

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Eric Kolenich writes sports stories for the Richmond Times-Dispatch, focusing on local athletes and teams. He graduated from the University of Virginia in 2008 with a BA in English and joined the paper in 2009. (804) 649-6109

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