Basketball: Pitt senior boys finish second in league

The Pitt Meadows Marauders finished second in the Fraser Valley North league championship tournament.

Ross Power (left) and Connor Laverty of the Pitt Meadows Marauders fight for a rebound with Paul Chang of the Westview Wildcats during Grade 8 basketball action at Pitt Meadows secondary on Saturday. Westview won the league title.

Ross Power (left) and Connor Laverty of the Pitt Meadows Marauders fight for a rebound with Paul Chang of the Westview Wildcats during Grade 8 basketball action at Pitt Meadows secondary on Saturday. Westview won the league title.

The Pitt Meadows Marauders finished second in the Fraser Valley North league championship tournament.

The Pitt senior boys could not extend a 30-27 halftime lead on the Gleneagle Talons and lost 73-57.

Graham Smith had 25 points for Pitt, while guard Zach Villanueva scored 11.

Pitt has been seeded sixth in the AAAA Fraser Valley tournament, and plays the winner of Semiahmoo and Johnston Heights on Friday at 6 p.m. at Holy Cross in Surrey.

 

District champions

Grade 8 girls: Maple Ridge.

Grade 8 boys: Westview.

Junior girls: Pitt Meadows.

Junior boys: Pitt Meadows.