The Golden Secondary School Bantam Boys basketball team celebrate after winning the East Kootenay Championships .

Bantam boys win East Kootenay Championship

Golden Secondary School athletes continued a successful basketball season with another title.

  • Tue Mar 13th, 2012 6:00pm
  • Sports

The Golden Secondary Eagles Bantam Boys basketball team won the East Kootenay Championship in Fernie.

Their first win was against Kimberley, resulting in Golden finishing strong with a score of 58-4. On Saturday morning they defeated Sparwood by 20.

They entered the championship game against Jaffrey as the favoured to win and did not disappoint, sealing the deal with a score of 72-46.

The eight player team played well together and all contributed fully for the trophy.

They enjoyed cutting down the net as a momento to commemorate their victory.