Thomas leads team to Championship

Lee Central High School Sophomore LeBron Thomas led his AAU team, the Florence International Basketball Association to a National Championship. The 2019 KB Sports Under Armour National Championship was held in Atlanta, Ga. on June 21-23. They were among 20 other teams that competed for the title. They went on to compete for the Championship against the Arkansas Moore Flex with a final score of 55-48.

The team was coached by Johnny Moses, Jordan Washington and Elden Woodland. LeBron joins his brother Daequan, who also won the 2018 Sports Illustrated Teammate National Championship held in Pigeon Forge, Tenn.

Lee County’s Michael Holmes, Jr., Kyle Pitts, Robert Spann, Jai Thomas and Jae Thomas also participated in the event.