Friday April 18, 2014

Sports Briefs: Titans split; need a win and some luck

The South Kamloops Titans need a victory and some help today if they want any chance of winning the provincial AAA boys soccer championship in Burnaby.

The Titans split their opening games at provincials, losing 2-0 to the Victoria-Reynolds Roadrunners before beating the Cranbrook-Mount Baker Wild 2-0. South Kam is scheduled to play the Surrey-Panorama Ridge Thunder today.

The Thunder and Roadrunners played to a 1-1 draw Thursday, leaving both squads 1-0-1. South Kam, at 1-1-0, will need to beat the Thunder and hope the Wild (0-2-0) upsets the Roadrunners today.

If that happens, the Titans will move into the semifinal round, which will feature the top team from each of the four-team pools. The semifinals and consolation games are scheduled for this afternoon, with the medal matches and placement games to wrap up the tournament Saturday.

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The city’s elementary school volleyball champions will be decided next week.
Brocklehurst Middle School will play host to both the Tier 1 and Tier 2 playoffs next week.

The first playoff date, Wednesday, will be for the Tier 2 boys and girls. The semifinals are scheduled for 3:30 and 4:30 p.m., with the city finals to be played at 5:30 p.m.

On Thursday, the Tier 1 boys and girls will take centre court. Their semifinals will be at 3:30 and 4:30 p.m., with the finals to go at 5:30 p.m.

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Shawn Sabyan of Tiger Martial Arts will be promoted to fifth-degree black belt today at TRU Gym.

Sabyan, a member of Tiger Martial Arts since he was seven, also works as a chief instructor at the school and will be knighted “Master Instructor” in a special ceremony.

Friday night’s ceremony, scheduled for 6 o’clock, will feature many of Master Jeff Viani’s students graduating to their next belt level and also demonstrations of patterns, self defence and board breaking.

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