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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.
Nanaimo’s junior football team begins the 2014 regular season this Saturday (July 26) with a road game against the Langley Rams.
The Nanaimo Hub City Paving Pirates defeated the Abbotsford Cardinals 7-6 on Tuesday in Whalley to grab the eighth playoff berth.