Updated: Aug 4, 2019
Abbotsford Basketball U14 vs Falcons
Abbotsford pushed hard at the start of their match against the Falcons and followed through on that momentum to solidify their lead.
The Falcons made some good plays but struggled to keep up with their opponents.
Abbotsford won 55-35.
VSC Elite U13-14 vs Motion Express Basketball U14
VSC started off day 2 of the tournament with an elite display against Motion Express.
VSC were relentless in their offence and that led them to a win with a final score of 77-35.
604 Basketball Red vs MacHoops
MacHoops came out strong and left 604 trying to catch up to them for the entire match.
604 made for a fierce competitor, but MacHoops managed to outmaneuver them and win the game 63-47.
Team XV vs Downtown Ballers
It was a tight match between Team XV and the Downtown Ballers as the lead went back and forth between them the whole match.
Downtown Ballers went all out in the final minutes of the game, sinking some two-pointers that pushed to a victory at 54-51.
BC Hawks U15 vs Dynamite U15 Red
The BC Hawks started the day off with some aggressive offence play in their match against the Dynamite.
The Hawks took the win 63-25.
Wolf Pack U16 vs VanCity Basketball U16
It was a wild game in the second half of Wolf Pack vs VanCity.
Wolf Pack went from being far behind to tying up the game in a manner of minutes and the tension on the court soar.
It came down to the last minute of the match, but when the dust settled, VanCity had just barely taken the win 67-66.
Delta Force U14 vs VanCity
VanCity and Delta Force played a close match, but Delta Force got some early successful plays that gave them the edge over their opponents.
After a hard fought match, Delta Force took the win 49-43.
Rock Elite vs Abbotsford Basketball U18
Rock Elite and Abbotsford were going back and forth for the whole game.
The teams were equally matched in skill with the first half ending in a tie, but Abbotsford pulled ahead in the second half with some well executed tactics.
Abbotsford won the match 68-63.
Live2Give U18 vs 604 Basketball
604 Basketball put the pressure on their opponents right from the start, but Live2Give handled it gracefully and managed to take an early lead.
^04 was persistent though, and they managed to tire out Live2Give in the second half and push ahead, winning the game 82-59.
BC Energy vs VanCity U14
BC Energy and VanCity pushed hard against each other on the court.
It was an aggressive game in both half, but BC Energy stayed true to their name and kept their energy high for the whole match, netting them a win 82-60.
Wolf Pack Basketball U14 vs Dynamite U13
Dynamite took the lead early on in their match and they kept it the whole way through.
Wolf Pack didn't lose easily, they made a few bold plays work in their favour, but they couldn't catch up to to Dynamite, who won the game 52-40.
MacHoops vs New Era
New Era quickly came out ahead in their match agains MacHoops.
MacHoops was unable to rally against New Era's fast offence strategies and solid defensive maneuvers.
New Era took the win 84-33.
Burnaby Knights vs Shooting Stars Basketball Club
The Burnaby Knights and the Shooting Stars played a close game with the Stars only trailing by 4 points after the first half.
The Stars tried to close that gap in the second, but the Knights seized more critical opportunities and earned a win with a final score of 56-49.
Junior OC U17 vs Black Cats
It was a high scoring match for both teams with the final score being a difference of 4 points.
The Junior OC and the Black Cats were both emphasizing offence strategies in their play, but OC managed to connect on just a couple more shots and wound up with the win at 80-76.
Dynamite U16 Red vs The Squad
The Squad proved to be an unstoppable force in their game against Dynamite.
The Squad worked every angle of the court and took advantage of every opportunity they could, and that earned them a win with a final score of 89-32.
Rock Elite vs VanCity Basketball U16
Rock Elite started out strong and kept that momentum going throughout the game.
VanCity made some great plays when they could, but it wasn't enough to topple Rock Elite, who won the game 66-41
Dynamite U14 vs REFRESH
REFRESH kept Dynamite on their toes with their tight plays and bold strategies.
Dynamite pushed hard to keep the scores close, but REFRESH pushed back even harder in the second half and won the match 76-47
Northern Bounce U17 Red vs DC Wildcats
It was a tight back and forth for most of the match between Northern Bounce and the DC Wildcats, but it couldn't last that way forever.
Bounce picked up their game in the second half and played harder offence to secure the win at 51-43.
Sonics vs ATO Atheltic
ATO and Sonics gave their all in this match.
It was neck-and-neck, but ATO managed some clutch shots that gave them the win 68-63.
Live2Give U16 vs Excel U15/16
Excel was hungry for a win today and they got it in their match against Live2Give.
The lead went to Excel early on, and Live2Give struggled to keep up.
Excel took the match 77-39.
Dynamite U16 Black vs Northern Bounce U16 Red
Dynamite got some shots in early that earned them the lead against Northern Bounce.
Norther Bounce put out some strong plays in a bid to catch up, but the win went to Dynamite with a final score of 51-42.
Live2Give U14 #1 vs VSC Elite U13-14
VSC Elite earned the highest score of Bballnationals so far.
Live2Give wasn't ready for VSC's bullrush offensive.
VSC claimed a decisive victory with a final score of 93-26.
Westshore Dawgs vs MacHoops
Westshore Dawgs stole the lead early on, but they couldn't stop KacHoops from getting it back.
MacHoops saw more success than their opponents in the long run and they came out on top with a final score of 55-42
Team XV vs 604 Basketball
604 took Team XV head on in this high scoring match,
Both teams put on an incredible display but 604 pulled the win with a final score of 81-74.
BC Hawks U15 vs Team Finish
The BC Hawks put up a valiant effort in their match, but they couldn't over Team Finish.
Finish was the first to put points on the board and they kept their lead from the start to the end, earning them a victory at 59-40.
BC Energy U16 vs Shooting Stars Basketball Club U16 Purple
You needed more than energy to stop the Shooting Stars from winning this match.
The Stars displayed excellent control of the court and pulled a win against BC Energy with a score of 85-40.
MacHoops vs Huskies
MacHoops took the lead early on in their match against the Huskies, but they couldn't hold onto it.
The huskies pushed hard and pulled ahead in the alter half and won the match 62-43.
Shooting Stars Basketball Club vs CSB U17 Black
The Shooting Stars did what their name suggest and made some excellent shots during this match,
Unfortunately, they didn't make enough shots to beat CSB who won the game with a final sore of 50-36.
Rock Elite vs Burnaby Knights
Rock Elite started off slow in this match, but once they got rolling they were hard to stop.
The longer the match went on, the further behind Burnaby Knights fell, and the match ended with Rock Elite winning 69-39.
Live2Give U18 vs Downtown Ballers
Downton Ballers are standing a little bit taller after their victory against Live2Give.
The match was neck and neck in the early parts of the game, but the Ballers pulled ahead and won the match with a score of 66-48.
MacHoops vs Burnaby Knights U15
MacHoops hit hard and hit often in their match against the Burnaby Knights.
The Knights hustled to get back the lead they briefly held, but MacHoops came out the victor in the end with a final score of 50-35.
Dynamite U16 Black vs Spotters Basketball
Dynamite and the Spotters were both hungry for a win, and it showed in this match.
Neitehr team was willing to give up ground and the score was very close, but Dynamite finished strong and won the match 65-60.
Dynamite U14 vs B3 Elite U14
Dynamite and B3 Elite were closely matched and it was difficult to determine who would come out on top.
B3 Elite found their footing in the second half where they just pushed ahead to win the match 55-51.
F.O.R.M. Basketball Academy vs Westshore Dawgs
F.O.R.M was caught off guard by the Westshore Dawgs, who played a hard offensive game against their opponent.
The lead established by the Dawgs was too vast for F.O.R.M to even get close.
The Dawgs won the match 69-29.
Live2Give U14 #2 vs Northern Bounce U14
Live2Give and Northern Bounce both played a great defensive game, with neither side getting an incredibly high score.
The game was close with Northern Bounce winning 36-29.
Sonics vs Junior OC U17
An exciting game between the Sonics and Junior OC had the teams neck-and-neck right up until the very end.
Both teams displayed some phenomenal technique, but Junior OC managed to seize control of the ball at critical moments that earned them a win with a score of 77-70.
Wolf Pack Basketball U16 vs Dynamite U15 Red
Wolf Pack pushed ahead fast and early in their game against Dynamite.
Dynamite put out some solid plays in the second half, but they couldn't overcome Wolf Pack, who won the match 60-47.
Rock Elite vs Northern Bounce U16 Red
It was back-and-forth between Rock Elite and Northern Bounce for most of their game.
Both teams were making great plays, but neither one was able to establish a significant lead until the later part of the second half.
Rock Elite pushed hard in the last minutes and increased its small lead to win the game with a score of 72-60.
New Era vs VanCity
New Era played a stellar game against VanCity who struggled to keep up with them.
New Era won the match with a final score of 81-37.
Abbotsford Basketball U18 vs Northern Bounce U17 White
Abbotsford put some points on the board early that helped to to stay one step ahead of Northern Bounce throughout the match.
Northern Bounce put some solid shots in, but Abbotsford took the victory 67-55.
REFRESH vs Motion Express U14
It was a long match between REFRESH and Motion Express, with both teams putting up a strong offence and defence, but REFRESH proved to have more endurance than their opponents.
The match went to REFRESH 61-50.
Dynamite U17 vs Black Cats
It was tit-for-tat at the start of the match, but the Black Cats managed to gain some momentum partway through the first half.
Though Dynamite made some great plays and got points on the board, it wasn't enough to catch up to the Black Cats, who won the match 78-68.
Northern Bounce U16 White vs Westshore Dawgs
It was a close match between Northern Bounce and Westshore Dawgs, but the second half played out better for Northern Bounce.
It was a four point difference between the two in the end and the match went to Northern Bounce with a final score of 58-54.
Live2Give U14 #2 vs Abbotsford Basketball U14
Abbotsford took control of the balkl in the first half and Live2Give struggled to get points on the board.
Live2Give saw more success in the second half, but not enough to overtake Abbotsford, who won the match 48-27.
Northern Bounce U13 vs Shooting Stars Basketball Club
Shooting Stars were nearly untouchable in their match against Northern Bounce.
The victory went to Shooting Stars with a final score of 74-19.
BC Hawks U15 vs VanCity
VanCity let the Hawks get a running start in the early game before they moved to take the lead partway through the first half.
VanCity continued to press their advantage and solidify their lead, earning them a win with a final score of 66-40.
Delta Force U14 vs Huskies
It was down to the wire in the match between the Huskies and Delta Force.
It wasn't until the later part of the second half that the Huskies managed to pull ahead, and Delta Force's last-minute comeback was cut short by the timer.
Huskies took the match 63-60.
Downtown Ballers vs Motion Express
Motion Express played all-out offence in their match against the Downtown Ballers and it paid off.
The Ballers struggled to gain any ground and Motion Express pushed hard to win the match 68-30.
Team XV vs Junior OC U16
Junior OC took the lead early on against Team XV and they kept it for the duration of the match.
Skilled shots combined with good defensive tactics won OC the match 57-34.
Northern Bounce U14 vs Falcons
Northern Bounce was trailing closely behind the Falcons for the entire match but they never found the opportunity to get ahead of them.
The Falcons won the match 50-43.
Spotters Basketball vs Shooting Stars Basketball Club U16 Purple
Shooting Stars shot ahead of the Spotters early on and the Spotters couldn't quite catch up.
Shooting Stars managed a big lead and won the match 81-55.
Live2Give U16 vs The Squad
The Squad redefined squad goals with their excellent game against Live2Give.
The Squad struck out hard and fast right from the gate, and they kept that momentum going for the entire match.
Victory went to The Squad with a final score of 83-57.
Live2Give U14 #1 vs B3 Elite U14
Live2Give and B3 Elite had a close match, but Live2Give edged out their competitor in a few critical moments.
The win went to Live2Give with a final score 59-53.
MacHoops vs DC Wildcats
MacHoops set the new high score of the tournament, and almost broke into the triple digits in their match agains the Wildcats.
The Wildcats were trailing far behind after the first half, and although they never quite caught up, they did manage to get some plays going and close the gap a little.
MacHoops took the win with a final score of 99-62.
Dynamite U15 Black vs Westshore Dawgs
Every minute counts in a match like this one, and when the two teams were tied at 60-60, the match had to be decided in overtime.
Tensions were high and for a moment it looked as if the tie couldn't be broken until Dynamite managed a three-pointer that won them the game 70-67 against Westshore Dawgs.
Westshore Dawgs vs Northern Bounce U17 Red
Another close match to close out the night.
Northern Bounce pulled ahead early in the match, but Westshore would not go down without a fight.
There were bold plays on both ends but Northern Bounce emerged victorious at the end with a final score of 70-63.
CSB U17 Black vs Burnaby Knights
Burnaby Knights took a lead early on in the match but they couldn't hold it against CSB who made some bold moves to get ahead.
CSB won the match 59-45.
Dynamite U13 vs Shooting Stars Basketball Club
Shooting Stars closed out the evening with another strong match.
Dynamite struggled to put points up throughout the match as Shooting Stars played hard on both offence and defence.
Shooting Stars took the win 58-29.
Live2Give U18 vs VanCity Basketball U18
It was a high scoring match with high energy to match over at the south court where Live2Give and VanCity were playing.
Both teams were pushing hard against each other for the whole match but VanCity connected more shots and made away with the win with a score of 96-81.
By: Jake Cressy