- BC Games
The Nanaimo Acme Painting Timbermen are one victory away from a berth in the finals and a spot in the Presidents Cup.
The Nanaimo Hub City Paving Pirates lost their first-round BCPBL playoff series against the Langley Blaze two games to one.
The V.I. Raiders and Langley Rams played a barnburner, with the Rams hanging on to beat the Raiders 44-36 on Saturday in the Fraser Valley.
The Nanaimo Timbermen were eliminated from playoff contention in the WLA following a 12-5 loss to the Burnaby Lakers on Saturday.
Justin King, a new swingman for Vancouver Island University’s men’s basketball team, arrived in town this month.