Lacrosse

Lakers stormed back to win a 13-9 victory over Langley Thunder and their fourth consecutive Mann Cup championship Saturday night (Sept 17) at the Peterborough Memorial Centre. (Gary Ahuja/Langley Thunder photo)

VIDEO: Peterborough Lakers down Langley Thunder to take Mann Cup

It came down to the last 20 minutes

  • Sep 18, 2022

 

Frank Scigliano made 49 saves on 53 shots as the Langley Thunder forced a seventh and deciding game in the Mann Cup championships with a 9-4 game six victory over the Peterborough Lakers on Friday night at the Peterborough Memorial Centre. (Gary Ahuja/Langley Thunder photo)

VIDEO: Langley Thunder force game 7 in Mann Cup

Coach calls it ‘an almost perfect elimination game’

  • Sep 17, 2022

 

The Thunder scored a combined 31 goals in games one and two (which featured an additional 15:41 of overtime) but since then, the team has found the back of the net 23 in three consecutive losses. (Photo courtesy of Gary Ahuja/Langley Thunder)

Langley Thunder on the brink of elimination

Peterborough wins game 5; takes 3-2 series lead over langley in Mann Cup

  • Sep 16, 2022

 

Lakers outscored Langley Thunder 5-1 in the middle stanza and never looked back, picking up the 12-6 win in game three on Monday night at the Peterborough Memorial Centre. Thunder lead the Mann Cup series 2-0. (Gary Ahuja/Langley Thunder)

Ontario’s Lakers cut B.C. Thunder lead in Mann Cup

‘We just didn’t have the footwork, the attacking the net’

  • Sep 13, 2022
Lakers outscored Langley Thunder 5-1 in the middle stanza and never looked back, picking up the 12-6 win in game three on Monday night at the Peterborough Memorial Centre. Thunder lead the Mann Cup series 2-0. (Gary Ahuja/Langley Thunder)
Clockwise from left: Michael Hibbert holds the U15 national field lacrosse championship banner; Brody Burrell, coach Matt Sobey and Kaleb Borg celebrate with the U18 championship banner; both the U15 and U18 teams come together on the field for a celebratory photo in Fredericton, N.B. (Contributed photos)

Semiahmoo Peninsula players earn U15, U18 field lacrosse crowns

National championships were held in Fredericton, N.B.

Clockwise from left: Michael Hibbert holds the U15 national field lacrosse championship banner; Brody Burrell, coach Matt Sobey and Kaleb Borg celebrate with the U18 championship banner; both the U15 and U18 teams come together on the field for a celebratory photo in Fredericton, N.B. (Contributed photos)
Langley Thunder’s Duane Dobbie had four goals and seven points as the team defeated the Peterborough Lakers for their second win of the Mann Cup. (Gary Ahuja/Langley Events Centre)

VIDEO: Langley Thunder lead Mann Cup 2-0 after narrow overtime win

Six seconds made all the difference

  • Sep 11, 2022
Langley Thunder’s Duane Dobbie had four goals and seven points as the team defeated the Peterborough Lakers for their second win of the Mann Cup. (Gary Ahuja/Langley Events Centre)
Langley Thunder scored six times on their first dozen shots on the way to a 16-11 win in the best-of-seven Mann Cup opener over the Peterborough Lakers at the Peterborough Memorial Centre on Friday night, Sept. 9. (Gary Ahuja/Langley Thunder)

B.C. champions Langley Thunder take game 1 of Mann Cup over Lakers

Curtis Dickson and Dane Dobbie had eight points each

  • Sep 10, 2022
Langley Thunder scored six times on their first dozen shots on the way to a 16-11 win in the best-of-seven Mann Cup opener over the Peterborough Lakers at the Peterborough Memorial Centre on Friday night, Sept. 9. (Gary Ahuja/Langley Thunder)
Left to right: Spencer Bromley, Dylan Lacroix, Connor Davidson, Bruce Davidson and Jake Carey celebrate the Ladner Pioneers’ Presidents Cup victory last weekend. (Contributed photo)

Semiahmoo Peninsula lacrosse players win national title with Ladner Pioneers

Senior ‘B’ lacrosse team wins Presidents Cup; first title for B.C. team since 2004

Left to right: Spencer Bromley, Dylan Lacroix, Connor Davidson, Bruce Davidson and Jake Carey celebrate the Ladner Pioneers’ Presidents Cup victory last weekend. (Contributed photo)
Teagan Dunnett made her BC Junior Tier 1 Lacrosse League debut for the Langley Thunder this season, becoming what is believed to be the first female lacrosse player to suit up in the league’s history. (Ryan Molag, Langley Events Centre/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Teagan Dunnett made her BC Junior Tier 1 Lacrosse League debut for the Langley Thunder this season, becoming what is believed to be the first female lacrosse player to suit up in the league’s history. (Ryan Molag, Langley Events Centre/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Grizzlies goaltender Brandon Humphrey was among a few players and coaches recognized at the year-end league awards, despite his team falling to Sea Spray in the finals. (Garrett James, Langley Events Centre/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Arena lacrosse awards stars of the season

At the end of the inaugural year of play for ALL west division, players and coaches given accolades

  • Mar 30, 2022
Grizzlies goaltender Brandon Humphrey was among a few players and coaches recognized at the year-end league awards, despite his team falling to Sea Spray in the finals. (Garrett James, Langley Events Centre/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Grizzlies fell two games to one against the Sea Spray this weekend in lacrosse action at Langley Events Centre, giving Sea Spray the inaugural Arena Lacrosse League west division championship title. (Garrett James, Langley Events Centre/Special to Langley Advance Times)

LEC ACTION: Sea Spray capture ALL West title

Team wins inaugural Arena Lacrosse League western division championship on Sunday in Langley

  • Mar 29, 2022
Grizzlies fell two games to one against the Sea Spray this weekend in lacrosse action at Langley Events Centre, giving Sea Spray the inaugural Arena Lacrosse League west division championship title. (Garrett James, Langley Events Centre/Special to Langley Advance Times)
The Burnaby Lakers – shown here, in green, playing against the Coquitlam Adanacs in 2021 – will play the Port Coquitlam Saints April 9 at White Rock’s Centennial Arena. (Contributed photo)

Semiahmoo Rock opening day to feature junior ‘A’ lacrosse showdown

April 9 event will also honour former association Randy Ellis

The Burnaby Lakers – shown here, in green, playing against the Coquitlam Adanacs in 2021 – will play the Port Coquitlam Saints April 9 at White Rock’s Centennial Arena. (Contributed photo)
Aidan McDonald was picked first overall in this year’s BC Junior ‘A’ Lacrosse League draft. (Photo courtesy of Mark Doyon)

Surrey, Semiahmoo players picked in BC junior lacrosse draft

Semiahmoo Rock alums Ewan Rennie and Wyatt Howell selected in 6th round

Aidan McDonald was picked first overall in this year’s BC Junior ‘A’ Lacrosse League draft. (Photo courtesy of Mark Doyon)
Thanks to Tracey Ellis and her son, Aidan, Semiahmoo Rock Lacrosse Association will hand out a pair of $500 scholarships in honour of Randy Ellis, who passed away in 2019. (Michelle Herlihy photo)

Lacrosse scholarships honour legacy of longtime coach, executive member

Two $500 scholarships to be handed out to Semiahmoo Rock players in honour of Randy Ellis

Thanks to Tracey Ellis and her son, Aidan, Semiahmoo Rock Lacrosse Association will hand out a pair of $500 scholarships in honour of Randy Ellis, who passed away in 2019. (Michelle Herlihy photo)
Jacob Dunbar, a member of the Port Coquitlam Saints of the BC Junior ‘A’ Lacrosse League, was drafted by the San Diego Seals 13th overall in the NLL draft. (Photo courtesy of Paul Evans Photography)

Pair of Semiahmoo Rock alumni selected in first round of NLL draft

Patrick Shoemay and Jacob Dunbar drafted ninth, 13th respectively by San Diego Seals

Jacob Dunbar, a member of the Port Coquitlam Saints of the BC Junior ‘A’ Lacrosse League, was drafted by the San Diego Seals 13th overall in the NLL draft. (Photo courtesy of Paul Evans Photography)
Surrey downs Burnaby 8-6 in season opener at Cloverdale Arena. (Photo: submitted)

Junior Rebels top Burnaby in their first game in two years

Surrey downs Burnaby 8-6 in opener at Cloverdale Arena

Surrey downs Burnaby 8-6 in season opener at Cloverdale Arena. (Photo: submitted)
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Three Semiahmoo Rock alums picked in Western Lacrosse Association draft

‘His dad would have been so proud’ of Aidan Ellis’ WLA selection

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Surrey Lacrosse Association president Sean Reid (left) and wife Angie (right) with their kids Leland, Cameron, Evan and Taya. (submitted photo)

Surrey Rebels open registration with plans for ‘skills and drills’ season of box lacrosse

Last spring, the timing of the pandemic hit the game particularly hard

Surrey Lacrosse Association president Sean Reid (left) and wife Angie (right) with their kids Leland, Cameron, Evan and Taya. (submitted photo)
Semiahmoo Rock

Record-setting 10 Semiahmoo Rock players selected in B.C. junior lacrosse draft

Kaleb Borg is the highest Rock player selected, going in the second round to the Coquitlam Adanacs

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Semiahmoo Rock alumni selected in pro lacrosse draft

Semiahmoo Rock alumni selected in pro lacrosse draft

Tre Leclaire, Sam La Roue picked by National Lacrosse League teams

Semiahmoo Rock alumni selected in pro lacrosse draft
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