Facebook

HOOPFESTBC – VOLUME 2, CHAPTER 1

By on Feb 10, 2015 in HOOPFEST BC HISTORY | 0 comments

  OFFICIALLY ENTERING ITS SECOND DECADE, CENTRECOURT PROUDLY WELCOMES YOU TO THE LANGLEY EVENTS CENTRE ON THE WEEKEND OF AUGUST 15/16, 2015 TO THE 11th ANNUAL HOOPFEST BC TOURNAMENT!     WITH THE FIRST TEN YEARS ETCHED IN THE RECORD BOOKS, IT IS A NEW BEGINNING FOR THE ANNUAL SUMMER HOOPS EVENT.  THROUGHOUT THE FIRST DECADE, THE SCHOOL AND THE RUNNING REBELS WERE PROMINENT NAMES WHEN IT CAME TO THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME, WITH EITHER TEAM APPEARING IN THE FINAL CONTEST OF THE WEEKEND.  TAKING OVER THE DOMINANT ROLE HAS BEEN “ATHELITE”, WHO HAS CAPTURED BACK TO BACK CHAMPIONSHIPS AND IS SEEKING A THREEPEAT.  ON THE WOMENS SIDE, THE “UFV CASCADES” HAS MATCHED THE SUCCESS FOUND BY ATHLETIE AND AS WELL ARE SEEKING THE ELUSIVE CHAMPIONSHIP TRIFECTA THIS SUMMER.   SINCE 2004, THE HOOPFEST BC TOURNAMENT HAS SHOWCASED A LARGE NUMBER OF THE MOST TALENTED PLAYERS AND TEAMS THAT...

10TH ANNUAL HOOPFEST BC

By on Aug 11, 2014 in HOOPFEST BC HISTORY | 0 comments

10TH ANNUAL HOOPFEST BC TOURNAMENT

By on Aug 8, 2014 in HOOPFEST BC HISTORY | 0 comments

  Over the course of ten years, there have been three teams to lay claim to the Hoopfest BC Men’s championship (The School 6, Runnin’ Rebels 2) and as of August 17, 2014, Athelite can proudly join the list as repeat champions.  Not to be outdone, the UFV Cascades matched Athelite’s accomplishments by becoming back to back champions in the Women’s Division, setting a precedence for any challengers in the second decade of the Hoopfest BC Tournament. With a batch of new faces and new teams, along with the ongoing contribution of the GET BUCKETS program,  the future of the Hoopfest BC Tournament looks promising. MEN’S DIVISION: Following an undefeated round robin schedule on Saturday, Athelite received the top seed in the Hoops Nation bracket, leading to a first round playoff victory over the NEC Nighthawks and a repeat semi final defeat over their...

9TH ANNUAL HOOPFEST BC

By on Aug 21, 2013 in HOOPFEST BC HISTORY | 0 comments

The 9th Annual Hoopfest BC Tournament presented a changing of the guard (pun slightly intended) as for the first time in tournament history a team other than The School or Runnin’ Rebels was crowned Men’s Division Champion, while on the Women’s side the continued growth leads to promise for local female ballers down the road.  Over the course of August 17/18th, 8 men’s and 5 women’s teams from throughout the Lower Mainland filled the Langley Events Centre Field House for the largest Hoopfest BC field  in  tournament history.  While the on court action was not only a resounding success, this talented collection of players came together to raise $710 for Kidsport Langley through the GET BUCKETS program. MEN’S DIVISION Last year, Athelite suffered a two point loss to the Runnin’ Rebels in the tournament championship game.  This year they extracted...

9TH ANNUAL HOOPFEST BC

By on Aug 16, 2013 in HOOPFEST BC HISTORY | 0 comments

8TH ANNUAL HOOPFEST BC

By on Sep 15, 2010 in HOOPFEST BC HISTORY | 0 comments

8TH ANNUAL HOOPFEST BC CROWNS NEW CHAMPS On August 18/19th, the Langley Events Centre played host to the 8th Annual Hoopfest BC Tournament and saw two new champions crowned on Sunday afternoon.  On behalf of our partner Basketball BC, the Hoopfest BC organizers would like to extend a sincere thank you to all the teams, participants, fans, sponsors (Cactus Club, St. John’s Ambulance, Baden Canada, McDonald’s, Punum Designs, Steve Nash/Fitness World, Vancouver Giants, Good4U, Langley Times and Fastsigns), BCBOA officials, all the game scorekeepers and the Langley Events Centre for helping make another successful weekend of basketball! WOMEN’S DIVISION After confidently completing their round robin schedule with a 3-0 record, the Flaming Mama’s captured the inaugural Women’s division championship with a convincing 97-69 victory over CapQuest.  Falling behind...