BC championships take over Langley Events Centre

Three high school champions will be crowned as Langley Events Centre hosts volleyball provincials

It promises to be a busy and exciting few days at the Langley Events Centre.

Fifty-two teams in three divisions will battle for provincial bragging rights as the LEC hosts the 2017 BC high school boys/girls provincial volleyball championships.

The action gets underway Wednesday (Nov. 29) and runs until Saturday.

On the boys side, the Langley Christian Lightning look to successfully defend their 2016 title in the AA division. The 16-team field also includes another local squad, the Langley Fundamental Titans.

Twenty teams will battle for the boys’ AAA title while another 16 go for gold in the AAAA girls tournament.

The action runs all week with the gold medal matches on Saturday.

The AAAA girls final is at 3 p.m. with the AAA boys final at 5 p.m.

The tournament concludes with the AA boys final at 7 p.m.


sports@langleytimes.com

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

Just Posted

Furry tail reunions highlight of pet photos with Santa

One day of picture taking managed to raise more than $1,000 for Langley Animal Protection Society.

Inquest scheduled into death of man in prison for gang-related killing

Gurwinder Mann, 39, died in Abbotsford while serving life sentence

Incident involves border runners, car crash and backpacks with suspected meth

Man arrested after ruckus in Sumas and Abbotsford on Thursday night

Extreme weather warning due to rain issued for Langley

Gateway of Hope homeless shelter to offer extra sleeping accommodation

Langley City lifts ban on dog who barked too much at Uplands dog park

Cameron the Shetland sheepdog is allowed back into Uplands off-leash dog park under some conditions.

VIDEO: Close encounter with a whale near Canada-U.S border

Ron Gillies had his camera ready when a whale appeared Dec. 7

B.C. Lions hire DeVone Claybrooks as head coach

Former Stampeders DC succeeds CFL legend Wally Buono

France shooting: 2 dead, several wounded in Strasbourg

A world-famous Christmas market was put on lock down on Tuesday

Canadian warship witnesses possible violations of North Korea sanctions

Crew members on HMCS Calgary took photos and collected other information

Christine Sinclair named Canadian Women’s player of the year again

This is the 14th time Sinclair has been named player of the year

B.C. man wants trapping laws changed after dog killed

Louis Seguin’s 10-month-old Australian shepherd died in a body-gripping trap last month

Nearly 8,000 homeless in B.C., first province-wide count reveals

Twenty-four seperate counts in B.C. cities found there are thousands of homeless in all corners of province

White Rock to allow dogs on promenade

Plans for a one-year pilot program would continue to ban canines on waterfront from May to August

Most Read