North Surry celebrates 25th anniversary of 1989 state title

By Jeff Linville

January 21, 2014

North Surry celebrated the 25th anniversary of its 3A state title by honoring the 1987-88 and 1988-89 basketball team members Friday. From left, Coach Ron King, principal Neil Atkins and championship game MVP Jimmy George were honored for both teams, while in the background, Kevin Gordon awaits his turn for being on the 1988-89 team.

Other members of the 1989 team join on the court between the girls and boys games. The 1989 team set a record for hottest shooting in a championship game, hitting 64.3 percent of its shots in an 81-66 win.