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Varsity Boys Basketball

BLUE DEVIL BASKETBALL

2017-2018 REGION 1-7 AAAAAAA  CHAMPIONS

  

Booster Club or Fan Page web address:

www.facebook.com/pages/Blue-Devil-Basketball

 

 

Honors

2013-2014 AAAAAA State Champs

2016-2017 AAAAAAA State Champs

 

 

Regular season champs

 1994,1995,1996,1999,2002,2003,2004,2005,2006,2007,2011,2013,2014,2015,2016,2017,2018

 

 

 

Tournament Region Champs

 1986,1987,1991,1992,1994,1996,1999,2000,2002,2004,2010,2011,2013,2014,2015,2016,2017,2018

 

  

 

Sweet 16

1986,1987,1991,1995,1995,1996,1997,1998,1999,2002,2003,2004,2005,2007,2009,2010,2011,

2013,2014,2017

 

 

Elite 8

 

1962,1987,1991,1996,1997,2004,2005,2007,2011,2013,2014,2017

 

Final Four

 1954,1962,1987,1991,1995,1996,2004,2007,2011,2014,2017

 

 

 

State Appearances

1954,1961,1986,1987,1991,1992,1994,1995,1996,1997,1998,1999,2000,

 2001,2002,2003,2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,

2012,2013,2014,2015,2016,2017,2018

 

*24 Consecutive Years since 1994*

 

  

State Runner - up

1954,1961,2004

 

State Champions

 1996,2014,2017

  

 

Ga. Mr. Basketball 

  Brannen Greene 2013 

 Tadric Jackson 2014 

 Pablo Machado 1996

 

 

 Region Coach of the Year

Emmett Bowers 1986,1987

Tommy Blackshear 1991,1992,1996,1999,2002

Eric Holland 2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015,2016,2017

Robert Moore 2004

Johnny Spurlin 2006

Chris Wade 2018

 

 

AJC Coach of the Year

 Eric Holland 2014,2017

 Tommy Blackshear 1996

 

  

Win Lost Record at the Palace Since 1998

 196-28

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Tift County Athletic Hall of Fame Basketball Inductees

1953-1954 Boys Basketball Team
Justin Brownlee
Jody Patton
Travis Williams
1996 State Championship Boys Basketball Team
Coach Tommy Blackshear
Pablo Machado
Alfred Bell
2016-2017
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STATE CHAMPIONS