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Virgile wins state title

Virgile wins state title

Wake Forest is getting a champion. Prior to winning a Florida 7A state championship with St. Thomas Aquinas, Lance Virgile gave his verbal pledge to the Demon Deacon coaches. Then, last Friday, December 14th in Orlando's Citrus Bowl, the 6-foot-3, 220-pound linebacker helped his team, the Raiders, to their seventh state title in school history.

"It was Tuesday, December 11th, during an in-home visit that I officially committed to Wake Forest," said Lance Virgile. "I had sort of let them know earlier that my plan was to go to Wake Forest, but it was when Coach McCartney, Coach Jackson, and Coach Grobe were here that I made it official. "It was an easy decision. What sold me the most on Wake Forest was the opportunity to play for... Recommended Stories

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