About Biraj Bora

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UBC “Mom & Me” night

Hi Everyone.  One of the top veteran players in the league (Div. 1) and current Assistant Coach – UBC Women’s Basketball, Carrie Watts, is part of a group hosting a ‘Mom and Me’ night for girls in grades 5-11 .  The focus is on the value of sports for developing leadership and confidence.  There are(…)

06 Nov. 2016

Not a smooth Sunday of bball.  A bunch of issues.  But we still managed to have many good games, so let’s just try and get all the games going well.  Comments as follows: Children – It’s okay to bring kids to the game, but please make sure they are stationary and with an adult.  Also,(…)

01 November 2016

Good games continue.  Notes as follows: Reminder to bring only dark and white shirts. Grey is not dark. The following note was sent to all captains regarding sideline activity during games: Hello Everyone.  This is a message to all teams that play at Sunset (almost all Div. 1 for now).  I have not been able(…)

23 October 2016

Good games continue.  Just a few comments: Subbing.  Please ensure you sub in before the ball crosses halfcourt.  If your team-mate decides to speedily cross half, you must wait till your next possession.  Team-mates need to work together to ensure a fair substitution. Please keep the 5 second rule in mind.  The more you know(…)

17 October 2017

Great games this week.  Looks like we kept pretty close to the schedule, which is great.  There was one crazy game yesterday in Div. 1 (Lomas/Patrick Chewing), where (if the score is correct) the score was 172-142.   I know the 172 isn’t a record, and neither is the combined score of 314, but it’s way(…)

First week

Reasonable start.  There were some good points and some not so good points that we need to work on.  But overall, there was a great turnout to the games and lots of energy. Good points Lots of energy Great rosters Games seemed to go on time Some players and teams very helpful with cleanup –(…)

06 June 2016

Hello Everyone.  Great finish yesterday.  Here are the champs.  All the finals were well played, although the Div. 2 final was a bit testy.  Each team in the finals received a brand new Baden Elite basketball, with the winners getting the coveted respective league trophy, each of which has a lot of history to it,(…)

31 May 2016

Hi Everyone The latest schedule and standings are up.   All three Divisional finals are next week along with a variety of Consolation games, 3rd Place, and Pool finals.  Three teams were not able to play next week (Islanders, PWC Warriors, & Contesters), so these teams along with their opponents have not been scheduled.  In one(…)

09 May 2016

Hi Everyone.  The latest scores and standings are now posted.  As challenging as Mother’s Day is for league games, things worked out very well as almost all the games were played without default.  Div. 2 has now completed their regular season, so they will begin their playoffs next week.  All playoff matchups will be shown(…)