Panthers advance in rugby championships

The Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary Panthers have advanced to the second round of senior AAA high school rugby championship.

The Lord Tweedsmuir Panthers have advanced to the second round of the Senior AAA High school boys rugby championships after a first-round victory Saturday.

The Panthers, seeded 11th, advanced after a 36-28 upset victory over sixth seed Lord Byng.

Tweedsmuir will play the Fraser Valley champion Yale Lions today in the second round.