For the first time in school history, the Avery Viking Basketball team is in the Final Four of the NCHSAA 1A State Playoffs. The Vikings are riding a 20-game winning streak, coming off of a 40-39 victory over the Allegheny Trojans in the Regional Semifinal on Wednesday, March 5. The Vikings will travel back to Fleming Gym on the campus of UNC-Greensboro for the NCHSAA Western Regional Final on Saturday, March 8, to face off with the Winston Salem Prep Phoenix. The Phoenix are back-to-back defending State Champions and are looking to continue their legacy; The Vikings, under the direction of Head Coach Scott Polsgrove, look to stop the Phoenix and move to the first State Championship game in program history.