2022 Tyler Nickel

Posted On: 12/27/20 9:19 AM

While some areas are still up in the air about whether they’ll be playing and some that have already shut it down, there was a large portion of public school teams in VA that started their seasons this past week. We’re cautiously optimistic that we will have an entire high school season, and with that we will take a look at some state contenders in each of the classifications. Here’s a look at six teams in Class 2 that we expect to be contending come late in the season.

Preseason Favorite: East Rockingham

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One of the best teams in Class 2 last year, East Rock fell to a very talented John Marshall team in the state semifinals last year, but JM won’t play this year because Richmond Public Schools has canceled their season, leaving the door wide open for East Rock. They’re led by top 100 wing Tyler NickelTylerNickel6'6" | SFEast Rockingham | 2022State#133NationVA who is on pace to break the VHSL scoring record, and the 6’7” forward is almost impossible for anyone else in Class 2 to match up with. Nickel will likely be the

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