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SSLL Basketball is AMAZING!
By Salma Haji
We are halfway through 7 weeks of SSLL basketball at the Ron Kolbus and Don McGahan Clubhouses. Within the Senior Girls League, Don McGahan is undefeated after 4 games, Bellvue takes the second place spot with 3 wins and 1 loss, PYC comes in third place with 2 wins and 2 losses, and Ron Kolbus and Britannia Woods round out the division. Top scorers are Ron Kolbus’ Nour Mamdan, Meaghan Melvamara, and Athel Malou each averaging 12.8 points per game.
Within the Major Intermediate Boys League we have Don McGahan in first place with 5 wins and 1 loss, Britannia Woods captured the second place spot after their 11 point victory over, now third place Ron Kolbus on August 10th. Leading the league in points per game are Bellvue’s Abrahim, averaging 17.5 points per game, followed by Domonic Abbas (17.4), and Ibrahim Saleh (15.6) of Britannia Woods.
Within the Major Senior Boys – West Division, Britannia Woods is undefeated with a total of 4 games played, followed by Bellvue (3-1) and Ron Kolbus (1-3). Within the Major Senior Boys – East Division, Don McGahan is undefeated with a total of 3 games played, followed by PYC (3-1) and Heatherington (1-2). This league is due to heat up on August 18th and 20th when the current top three teams from each division go head to head it what promises to be a unforgettable showdown. Leading the league in points per game are Heatherington’s Ryan Kabuya (24), Bellvue’s Sam Douf (23), and PYC’s Nathan Garcia (22).
Playoffs will begin on August 23rd (Senior Girls), 24th (Major Intermediate Boys), and 25th (Major Senior Boys), with quarter final match-ups being played at the Ron Kolbus and Don McGahan Clubhouses and the Semi-Finals and Championship matches at Carleton University on August 27, 2016.
Get ready for 7 exciting weeks of SSLL basketball beginning on July 12th, 2016 at the Ron Kolbus and Don McGahan Clubhouses. This year we are excited to have 22 teams playing across 3 leagues in a total of 52 games! All league schedules are now available on the website and can be accessed from both the homepage and the league pages.
Tuesday – Senior Girls
Wednesday – Major Intermediate Boys
Thursday – Major Senior Boys West Division
Thursday – Major Senior Boys East Division*
Thank you to everyone who took part in our intermediate ball hockey league this year – especially to our referees Claude and Jacob, our coaches and volunteers! To all of the players – you all had an amazing season, and we look forward to having you join us again next year!
Congratulations to PYC, our second place team who played 3 amazing games with only a couple of subs! Congratulations especially to McGahan, who took home the championship – a wonderful end to a great season!
Thank you to everyone who took part in our senior ball hockey league this year – especially to the referees, coaches and volunteers! To all of the players – you all had an amazing season, and we look forward to having you join us again next year!
Congratulations to PYC, our second place team who played 3 amazing games with only 5 players! Congratulations also to Britannia, who took home the championship – a wonderful end to a great season!