Boys Varsity Basketball · Grissett to Continue Basketball Career


Xavier Grissett, 2016 Pirate graduate who was a top blocker in the state, recently signed to represent the Bluefield College Rams on the basketball court.

6’6″ forward Grissett played two years at Sandhills Community College. He earned an Associates Degree through Sandhills (graduated this year) and will work toward a four year degree at Bluefield College in Bluefield, VA.

Sandhills Community College basketball team won the NJCAA DII District VII regional championship this year. Grissett is shown here cutting down the net.

Grissett as a Pirate. Photos taken in 2014. He graduated in 2016

Bluefield College is a part of the NAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) competing in AAC DII.

Congratulations to Grissett. Go Pirates!