Ramblers open season with double overtime win

The Maple Ridge Ramblers senior girls basketball squad started regular season play with a double overtime 71-65 victory over Fleetwood

The Maple Ridge Ramblers senior girls basketball squad started regular season play with a double overtime 71-65 victory over Fleetwood (Surrey) on Tuesday.

Kolbie Orum led the way with 32 points and 20 rebounds, including eight offensive boards. Five blocks and four steals completed her incredible stat line. Gabby Cousins had 14 points and Kate Head 10.

It was a clash of two of the top-ranked triple A teams in the province, as the Ramblers enter the season in fourth, and Fleetwood a respectable eighth.