Collegiate athlete to be inducted in school’s basketball Hall of Fame


Traore “Tra” Lamar Benefield is to be inducted in the Christopher Newport University’s  (CNU) Basketball Hall of Fame, Class of 2022.

Tra’s impressive stats include being a three-time VaSID All-State, a two-time All-Region Pick, a four-time All-Conference selection including Rookie of the Year honors in 2011 and one of only four players to rank top ten in career scoring (1,794 points) and rebounding (50 reb.).