The pride of B.C. arrives in Williams Lake

The pride of B.C. arrives in Williams Lake

BC Lions receiver Geroy Simon and defensive back J.R. LaRose bring the Grey Cup into the Gibraltar Room to a standing ovation Thursday.

BC Lions receiver Geroy Simon and defensive back J.R. LaRose bring the Grey Cup into the Gibraltar Room to a standing ovation Thursday.

 

Simon and LaRose, also joined by BC Lions general manager Scott Ackles and centre Angus Reid, spoke to the crowd about their season before giving an opportunity for photos and autographs.

 

The Lions are touring the province to give back to the fans, they said, as part of a Grey Cup Tour passing through 15 communities across B.C.

 

For more photos and story see a future Tribune.