Bighorns aim for team B.C.

Four Williams Lake Bighorns lacrosse players have made it onto their regional teams for the upcoming B.C. Lacrosse Association provincials.

Four Williams Lake Bighorns lacrosse players have made it onto their respective regional teams for the upcoming B.C. Lacrosse Association provincials.

Jared Huston-Yuill, Erik Bunce and Jordan Bunce — all lakecity bantam lacrosse players — will suit up for Team Interior at the BCLA bantam main camp May 10-12 in Surrey.

Brandon Bunce will play in goal for Team Interior at the BCLA midget main camp in Ladner May 31 to June 2.

The quartet travelled to Armstrong last weekend to take part in the regional selection camps.

At provincials both the bantam and midget divisions will see teams square off in a tournament, where rosters will then be whittled down to compose B.C.’s team for the upcoming National Lacrosse Championships in August.

Sixty players and eight goalies will be showcased in each division at provincials, but just 18 players and two goalies will move on to form Team B.C. at nationals.

This year’s bantam nationals go in Winnipeg, Man., while the midget nationals take place in Whitby, Ont.

Regions represented at the provincial tournament include Team Vancouver, Team Interior, Team Island and Team Fraser Valley.

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