Sports

Pitt Meadows trounces Centennial in AAA Fraser Valley North semifinal

  -
— image credit:

The Pitt Meadows Marauders Air Force are a perfect 2-0 in AAA Fraser Valley North playoff action after beating league rivals, the Centennial Centaurs of Coquitlam, 81-54 Thursday night at home.

The win guarantees Pitt Meadows of a berth in the Fraser Valley championships, and puts them through to the league final tonight (Friday) against the No. 5-ranked team in the province, the Terry Fox Ravens.

The two teams met last week in the final game of the regular season, with Pitt coming out on top 71-68 in overtime on the road.

This time around, Pitt will be playing on their home court at Pitt Meadows Secondary School. Game time is 8:15 p.m.

The Maple Ridge Ramblers didn't fare as well in their opening game of the AAA Fraser Valley East playoffs, as they were beat by a single point by Sardis secondary Thursday night, 56-55. With the loss, the best Maple Ridge can hope

The Ramblers next face Chilliwack secondary this afternoon (Friday) at 3 p.m. at Walnut Grove Secondary School in Langley.

In AA Fraser Valley action, Samuel Robertson Technical Secondary School were knocked out Thursday night, 76-52, by Abbotsford Christian. The loss means SRT won't qualify for the AA provincial championships  March 7 to 10 in Kamloops.

The Fraser Valley A tournament gets underway this Wednesday at Trinity Western University, with Meadowridge School taking on Unity Christian at 3 p.m., and Maple Ridge Christian facing Langley Christrian at 8:15 p.m.

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 ...

ICBC blocking record 25,000 drivers for Port Mann toll evasion
 
Prince George team wins BC Scotties in Maple Ridge
 
Best in B.C. battle for Scotties title
Pitt tourney goes to the ’Dogs
 
On target
 
Soccer star wins academic honours
Softball Canada in Cloverdale
 
Eagles beat Warriors for first win of 2015
 
NHL: Canucks face Giroux, Flyers in Philly; Hamhuis to return in Carolina

Community Events, January 2015

Add an Event




Read the latest eEdition

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

Jan 23 edition online now. Browse the archives.