Xavier Brown

Community mourns Xavier Brown, 23-year-old shot to death in Shockoe Bottom

Those who knew Xavier Brown describe him as 'full of energy,' and said he was always trying to perfect his craft. The 23-year-old had made a name for himself in the Richmond area as an up-and-coming chef at several restaurants. He had also launched his own private cooking business, where he catered and delivered homemade meals to the community. Around 2 a.m. Saturday morning, someone shot Brown to death in Richmond's Shockoe Bottom area. Police pronounced him dead on the scene.
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Xavier Brown and family

FELLOWSVILLE — Five beautiful angels left this earthly place to be amongst the stars the week of March 26, 2022: Mr. Xavier Preston Brown, his fiancée, Ms. Muriel Michael, and their three children, Deklan Jankowski, Aurora Michael and baby Riggs William Brown. Both of our families are saddened...
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After stop at Oak Hill, state championship dreams brought Xavier Brown back to Jamestown for ‘last ride’ with his dad

The biggest thing Xavier Brown learned playing for national power Oak Hill Academy is that you capitalize on every scoring opportunity. Elite defenders like teammate Chris Livingston, the top-10 national recruit committed to Kentucky, allow precious few even in practice. Back now at Jamestown High, where he starred as a sophomore, Brown clearly has taken the lesson to heart. He scored 44 ...

Boys basketball highlights: Xavier Brown scores 44 to lead Jamestown. Hampton, King’s Fork, Manor roll to wins.

Xavier Brown scored 44 points to lead No. 2 seed Jamestown to a 72-65 home win over No. 7 Heritage in the Class 4 Region A quarterfinals Tuesday night. The win moved the Eagles (19-3) to within a victory of their first state tournament berth since 2017, when they advanced to the Class 4 final. The Eagles will play No. 6 Hampton on Thursday at King’s Fork in the semifinals for a state ...

UVA Signing Day Capsule: RB Xavier Brown

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Family feeling sent Xavier Brown to UVA

The Virginia Cavaliers landed a pair of commitments on Thursday. UVA reeled in a commitment from Lexington (Kent.) Lexington Christian Academy running back Xavier Brown and followed it with a commitment from Chesterfield (Va.) Matoaca defensive end Keyshawn Burgos later in the evening. Family is important to Brown. It was...

BREAKING: UVA lands commitment from Xavier Brown

The Virginia Cavaliers have struck again on the recruiting trail. On Thursday, UVA reeled in a commitment from Lexington (Kent.) Lexington Christian Academy running back Xavier Brown. Brown, who is UVA’s 11th commitment in the 2022 recruiting class, selected the Wahoos over Wisconsin. In addition to UVA and Wisconsin, Brown...

Texas wide receiver Xavier Brown commits to UConn football

UConn football remains red hot on the recruiting trail, securing the commitment of three-star wide receiver Xavier Brown. From Cedar Hill, Texas, Brown is the Huskies’ fifth three-star recruit in the class of 2022 according to Rivals. He vaults UConn up to 48th in the Rivals recruiting rankings for the class of 2022, with the caveat that many of the teams around them have signed fewer players.