Watch: Northside claims Invitation title, downing Blacksburg

Vikings over Bruins 85-68

Roanoke, Va. – The Northside Vikings won their 7th consecutive Northside Invitational title, downing Blacksburg in the tournament final 85-68.

Northside was the defending champ dating back to 2019. The 2020 Invitational was canceled due to Covid-19.

The 2021 field included Liberty Christian Academy, who defeated Christiansburg in the 3rd place game 68-60 (OT).

William Byrd won the 5th place game over Brookville 65-55, and Auburn defeated Rockbridge Co. 70-41 for 7th place.

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