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The Ashe County Lightning 14U boys played in the championship game Saturday at the Early Ballers Shootout in Winston-Salem. The team brought home a second place finish in the first tournament of the AAU season. The team will return to action this weekend at a tournament in Indian Trail. Front row, left to right: Noah Blevins, Connor Jones, Colin Ellis, Judd Price, Ethan Shepherd. Back row, left to right: Head coach Kevin Nichols Nichols, Calder Clay, Kris Lonidier, James Bittle, Dylan Little, Dante Shuler, Tristen Jones.