Things got physical between Langley Christian's Katelynn Mallette (right) and Deanne Tuchscherer during Fraser Valley Double-A championship final played Saturday at Southridge in Surrey. (VarsityLetters photo by Howard Tsumura)
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LCS Lightning: Dani’s girls top Grizz, head to BC’s as Fraser Valley No. 1

SURREY — Danielle Gardner admitted her basketball team was taking a leap of faith in the offseason when the decision was made to move up from the Single-A tier it had dominated.

BC senior boys basketball rankings
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02.15.17: The Varsity Letters Big 10 boys senior varsity basketball rankings

The week’s senior boys rankings as we head into the main portion zone tournament play:VARSITY LETTERSBIG 10 BASKETBALL RANKINGSSENIOR BOYSQUAD A (records, ranking reflect games played through Feb. 8-14. Records indicate games against B.C. competition only)1. Walnut Grove Gators (Langley) (24-1) (LW-1)Last week — Def. Lord Tweedsmuir 100-52, def. W.J. Mouat 74-61 to win Fraser […]

Sardis Secondary's Tyus DeVries is being coached by his father this season, former Alberta Golden Bears' great Greg DeVries. (Photo -- Lisa DeVries)
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The DeVries family: A basketball story of father and son

ABBOTSFORD — It was on one of those recent snow days in the eastern part of the Fraser Valley when a father and his son, both shut-ins for the day, settled together on the couch and watched a basketball game played over a quarter-century ago.