Sports

Hyacks 12th at Top Ten

The New Westminster Hyacks finished 12th at the Top Ten senior girls basketball tournament in Coquitlam last week.

They began the tourney Thursday by losing to top-ranked Oak Bay Breakers 77-52 with Meriam Ali scoring 26 points in a losing cause. Later that day, the eighth-ranked Fleetwood Park Dragons of Surrey edged the Hyacks 50-48 in overtime with Ali getting 18 points and Princess Frias 10.

Overtime was kinder to them Friday when they nipped Port Coquitlam’s Terry Fox Ravens 73-72 with Ali racking up 32 points while Izabelle Datayan added 23 and Amanda Zacharuk 14.

They finished the tournament by downing the Kitsilano Blue Devils of Vancouver 48-36 behind Ali’s 26 points and 11 from Datayan.

The Hyacks have a 12-7 record for the season heading into a tournament in Maple Ridge this weekend.

Before that, however, they will visit the Burnaby South Rebels, who were ranked No. 10 in the province last week, on Wednesday, 5:15 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 ...

Whitecaps face Dallas in one-off playoff game; Winner will face Pacific power Seattle Sounders
 
Laing leads fly-fishing team to silver
 
Iginla leads Avalanche past Canucks 7-3
Election 2014: Candidates hit social media and web
 
Late penalty kick costs Whitecaps playoff game
 
Election 2014: White Rock candidates – top issues and platforms
Aldergrove rugby 7s blanked
 
Stanley Cup pro visit thrills Peewees
 
Aldergrove rugby off to strong start

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event