RJ Demps '09 may be best known for his competitive drive and leadership on the basketball court. In 2009, RJ was instrumental in bringing the Colorado State Basketball Championship to Regis Jesuit, the first in 40 years. To his teammates, coaches, friends and family, RJ was so much more than just a basketball player.
In addition to his athletic talent, RJ was a respected team captain and devoted friend. RJ's positive attributes were recognized by the faculty and students resulting in his selection as a 2009 Raiderman, the highest student honor that defines the spirit of Regis Jesuit. On and off the court, RJ will always be known for his infectious smile, uplifting words and kind heart.
RJ attended Benedictine College and was sophomore guard on the Ravens basketball team. RJ Demps passed away in December 2011, but his spirit will live on in the hearts of all who knew him.