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Crusader Boys' 

In 2022, FACS brought home the state championship title in its Division A-II for Boys' Basketball - a first in the program's history. Under the leadership of Head Coach Dee Wilkes, the program continues to compete, offering student-athletes the opportunity to excel at the game of basketball.

Coaching Staff

The boys' basketball program is led by Head Coach, Dee Wilkes, who is a tenured teacher with nearly 20 years coaching experience. Alongside Coach Wilkes is Assistant Coach Melvin Wilkes. 

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Along with an established varsity team, which abides by TSSAA rules and regulations, athletic programming is available as early as fifth grade for students to begin learning the fundamentals. Coaches, who volunteer many hours of their time, are also passionate about instilling a love and understanding for the sport.

Programming begins for students as early as fifth grade. Recreation league is also available.
Program Accomplishments

Division II-A West District Champions


Shelby A Junior High League Champions


Division II-A Region Champions


Division II-A State Champions


Division II-A Region Champions

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For more information about FACS Athletics, contact Robert Downing, Athletic Director.

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