B.C. High School Basketball

Brookswood Secondary’s Emily Povay came up against Beth Butler from Vernon. (Gary Ahuja/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Langley hosting schools from throughout B.C. for junior girls basketball championship

Finals are Friday afternoon at the Langley Events Centre

  • Mar 4, 2022

 

Abbotsford’s Panthers took on Fleetwood Park on Wednesday, March 2, 2022 during the seniors girls basketball provincials at Langley Events Centre. (Rick MacDonald Photography)

Girls bball action continues at Langley Events Centre

Provincial basketball championships started Wednesday and run until March 5

 

Langley Christian Lightning beat the North Delta’s Seaquam Seahawks 89-49 Thursday, securing a spot in today’s quarter-final at the Tsumura girls basketball tournament. It’s being held this week at Langley Events Centre. (Gary Ahuja, Langley Events Centre/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Two Langley girls basketball teams advance to the quarter finals today

Day 3 of the Tsumura Basketball Invitational tournament is playing out at Langley Events Centre

  • Dec 17, 2021

 

Day 2 of the Tsumura Basketball Invitational unfolded at Langley Events Centre. The free-to-attend tournament comes to a close with the finals Saturday night. (Langley Events Centre’s Gary Ahuja/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Basketball quarter finals unfolding Friday at Langley Events Centre

Semi-finals are playing out Friday night, as well, with finals set for Saturday

  • Dec 10, 2021
Day 2 of the Tsumura Basketball Invitational unfolded at Langley Events Centre. The free-to-attend tournament comes to a close with the finals Saturday night. (Langley Events Centre’s Gary Ahuja/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Tupper’s Dylan Mylenar was among those playing in Day 1 of the 2021 Tsumura Basketball Invitational, which kicked off Wednesday and carries on through Saturday at the Langley Events Centre. (Langley Events Centre’s Gary Ahuja/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Wednesday’s final game ends in overtime victory for Bulldogs

Four-day Tsumura Basketball Invitational is underway at Langley Events Centre

Tupper’s Dylan Mylenar was among those playing in Day 1 of the 2021 Tsumura Basketball Invitational, which kicked off Wednesday and carries on through Saturday at the Langley Events Centre. (Langley Events Centre’s Gary Ahuja/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Lord Tweedsmuir’s Tremmel States-Jones jumps a player and the goal line to score a touchdown against the Kelowna Owls in 2019. The face of high school football, along with a majority of other high school sports, could significantly change if a new governance proposal is passed at the B.C. School Sports AGM May 1. (Malin Jordan)

Power struggle: New governance model proposed for B.C. high school sports

Most commissions are against the new model, but B.C. School Sports (BCSS) and its board is in favour

Lord Tweedsmuir’s Tremmel States-Jones jumps a player and the goal line to score a touchdown against the Kelowna Owls in 2019. The face of high school football, along with a majority of other high school sports, could significantly change if a new governance proposal is passed at the B.C. School Sports AGM May 1. (Malin Jordan)
Rich Goulet receives a volunteer award from then Prime Minister Stephen Harper. (Contributed)

Pitt Meadows coaching legend Rich Goulet dies

Basketball community mourns passing of longtime high school hoops coach

Rich Goulet receives a volunteer award from then Prime Minister Stephen Harper. (Contributed)
Brookswood Bobcats celebrated their B.C. championship victory at the Langley Events Centre. The Bobcats defeated Richmond’s R.A. McMath Wildcats in the final of the B.C. high school senior girls AAA basketball championships in 2016. Past championship games are being replayed this month online by LEC. (File)
Brookswood Bobcats celebrated their B.C. championship victory at the Langley Events Centre. The Bobcats defeated Richmond’s R.A. McMath Wildcats in the final of the B.C. high school senior girls AAA basketball championships in 2016. Past championship games are being replayed this month online by LEC. (File)
A Fleetwood Park Dragons player goes for a shot during the opening game of the Tsumura Basketball Invitational (TBI) at the Langley Events Centre in 2019. Founder Howard Tsumura is hoping to hold a 2021 version of the tournament (Langley Advance Times file)
A Fleetwood Park Dragons player goes for a shot during the opening game of the Tsumura Basketball Invitational (TBI) at the Langley Events Centre in 2019. Founder Howard Tsumura is hoping to hold a 2021 version of the tournament (Langley Advance Times file)
For the second time in three years, the Burnaby South Rebels are provincial 4A champions. They won gold at the Langley events centre Saturday, March 7th. (Vancouver Sports Pictures/special to Langley Advance Times)
For the second time in three years, the Burnaby South Rebels are provincial 4A champions. They won gold at the Langley events centre Saturday, March 7th. (Vancouver Sports Pictures/special to Langley Advance Times)
Burnaby South opened with a dominant 55-28 win over Charles Hays during first day of play at the 2020 Junior Boys Basketball Provincial Invitational Tournament underway at Langley Events Centre (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Burnaby South opened with a dominant 55-28 win over Charles Hays during first day of play at the 2020 Junior Boys Basketball Provincial Invitational Tournament underway at Langley Events Centre (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Heritage Woods beat New Westminter 58-54 on Wednesday at the Langley Events Centre. (Gary Ahuja/Langley Events Centre)

High school boys basketball teams battle for top spot at LEC

Four teams advanced on Wednesday

  • Dec 5, 2019
Heritage Woods beat New Westminter 58-54 on Wednesday at the Langley Events Centre. (Gary Ahuja/Langley Events Centre)