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Great Britain national team member Kyle Johnson has inked a deal with the Fraser Valley Bandits for the 2020 CEBL season. (FIBA photo)

Fraser Valley Bandits sign former Olympian

Great Britain team member Kyle Johnson signed for 2020 CEBL season

Great Britain national team member Kyle Johnson has inked a deal with the Fraser Valley Bandits for the 2020 CEBL season. (FIBA photo)
PHOTOS: Fleetwood Park junior teams both win Surrey ‘Super Saturday’ titles

PHOTOS: Fleetwood Park junior teams both win Surrey ‘Super Saturday’ titles

School’s junior boys and junior girls advance to the South Fraser regionals this week

PHOTOS: Fleetwood Park junior teams both win Surrey ‘Super Saturday’ titles
Natalie Achonwa scored 24 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead the Canadians to an 80-50 rout of Sweden on Saturday, clinching Canada its third consecutive Olympic berth. Shaina Pellington added 11 points, while Kia Nurse and Miranda Ayim chipped in with 10 apiece. (The Canadian Press photo)

Canadian women’s basketball team punches its Olympic ticket with win over Sweden

Shaina Pellington added 11 points, while Kia Nurse and Miranda Ayim chipped in with 10 apiece

Natalie Achonwa scored 24 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead the Canadians to an 80-50 rout of Sweden on Saturday, clinching Canada its third consecutive Olympic berth. Shaina Pellington added 11 points, while Kia Nurse and Miranda Ayim chipped in with 10 apiece. (The Canadian Press photo)
Hamza Saqib is the captain and lone Grade 12 player on Semiahmoo Secondary’s senior boys basketball team this season. (Nick Greenizan photo)

Semiahmoo Totems’ lone senior player embraces leadership role

Hamza Saqib is ‘the backbone of our team’ said head coach Ed Lefurgy

Hamza Saqib is the captain and lone Grade 12 player on Semiahmoo Secondary’s senior boys basketball team this season. (Nick Greenizan photo)
Nav Bhatia with young basketball players at the BC Prep gym in Surrey on Jan. 29. (submitted photo: Christopher Edmondstone)

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Raptors ‘superfan’ Bhatia meets basketball players in Surrey

He’s here to promote FIBA tournament that will see winner qualify for 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympic Games

Nav Bhatia with young basketball players at the BC Prep gym in Surrey on Jan. 29. (submitted photo: Christopher Edmondstone)
Semiahmoo Secondary’s Tara Wallack, Izzy Forsyth and Deja Lee will represent Canada at FIBA U16 Women’s Americas Championship this month in Chile. (File photos)

Semiahmoo Totems’ trio selected for Canada Basketball U16 team

Tara Wallack, Izzy Forsyth and Deja Lee will play in U16 Women’s Americas Championship

Semiahmoo Secondary’s Tara Wallack, Izzy Forsyth and Deja Lee will represent Canada at FIBA U16 Women’s Americas Championship this month in Chile. (File photos)
Semiahmoo Totems’ Faith Dut blocks a Clayton Heights shooter during a first-round game at the Surrey Fire Fighters Goodwill Classic Monday at Salish Secondary. (Nick Greenizan photo)

Four teams left in contention at Surrey Fire Fighters Goodwill Classic

Senior girls basketball tournament semifinals set for today; finals Saturday in Cloverdale

Semiahmoo Totems’ Faith Dut blocks a Clayton Heights shooter during a first-round game at the Surrey Fire Fighters Goodwill Classic Monday at Salish Secondary. (Nick Greenizan photo)
Surrey’s best high school basketball players were in action Thursday night in the annual Winner’s Circle All-Star Basketball Classic game. (Photos: Trevor Beggs)

Surrey athletes bid farewell to high school hoops with all-star finale

Many Grade 12 students tip off in their final game on Thursday night at Enver Creek Secondary

  • Apr 5, 2018
Surrey’s best high school basketball players were in action Thursday night in the annual Winner’s Circle All-Star Basketball Classic game. (Photos: Trevor Beggs)
North Delta Huskies’ Brandon Bassi against the McMath Wildcats in quarter-final action. (Gary Ahuja photo)

North Delta Secondary advances to semi finals at B.C. basketball championships

The Huskies fought their way to a 78-73 win over the fifth-seed R.A. McMath Wildcats of Richmond

North Delta Huskies’ Brandon Bassi against the McMath Wildcats in quarter-final action. (Gary Ahuja photo)
‘That little school’: Surrey’s Khalsa Lions return to 1A basketball provincials

‘That little school’: Surrey’s Khalsa Lions return to 1A basketball provincials

The 49th edition of tourney starts Wednesday at Langley Events Centre

‘That little school’: Surrey’s Khalsa Lions return to 1A basketball provincials
Holy Cross Regional High School won the BC Catholics tournament for the third year in a row. (Photo: BC Hoop Scoop)

Surrey’s Holy Cross boys take BC Catholics championship for third year in a row

Home-court Crusaders top Fighting Irish in final yet again

Holy Cross Regional High School won the BC Catholics tournament for the third year in a row. (Photo: BC Hoop Scoop)
The annual Surrey RCMP Basketball Classic has drawn big crowds over the past 25 years, signifying the event’s place in the community. (File photo)

600-plus boys in action during Surrey RCMP Basketball Classic, starting Sunday

Senior and junior teams set to play in 27th annual tournament

  • Jan 9, 2018
The annual Surrey RCMP Basketball Classic has drawn big crowds over the past 25 years, signifying the event’s place in the community. (File photo)
Basketball boon: Surrey’s annual showcase firmly entrenched in community

Basketball boon: Surrey’s annual showcase firmly entrenched in community

The ‘basketball classic’ has brought together high schools in Surrey for more than 25 years

Basketball boon: Surrey’s annual showcase firmly entrenched in community