Sports

Brookswood third at Telus Classic

Brookswood Bobcats’ guard Sydney Williams earned all-star team honours as her senior girls team finished third at the Telus Basketball Classic last week. - Ron Hole Photography
Brookswood Bobcats’ guard Sydney Williams earned all-star team honours as her senior girls team finished third at the Telus Basketball Classic last week.
— image credit: Ron Hole Photography

The Brookswood Bobcats won bronze at the 2012 Telus Basketball Classic.

The senior girls basketball team defeated their Fraser Valley rivals, the Riverside Rapids, 79-67 on Saturday in the third-place game at the prestigious pre-season tournament held every year in Vancouver.

The ’Cats went 3-1 at the tournament.

In the opener, they hammered Vancouver Tech 84-18, before scoring a 86-60 win over the Burnaby South Rebels in the quarter-finals.

Brookswood was tripped up 86-77 to the Argyle Pipers in the semifinals, before bouncing back with the win over the Rapids.

Sydney Williams was named a tournament all-star.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

A look at 10 memorable Canadian sports stories
 
Knights enter break on slide
 
Lightning strike Cougars in tournament final
Roster set for Stealth season
 
Virk shuffled to new job after Kwantlen flap
 
No injuries in fiery Lamborghini crash in South Surrey
Charleson leads Eagles to win before holiday break
 
Kodiaks claw 6-4 win over Panthers
 
Aldergrove youths recruited for Steve Nash ‘hoops’

Community Events, December 2014

Add an Event




Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Dec 18 edition online now. Browse the archives.