Men's basketball did it ... 18-0 !

February 23rd, 2009

A perfect 18-0, wrapping up the regular season with wins over the Capilano University Blues (97-73) on Friday night and the Douglas College Royals (82-40) Saturday afternoon. This is the first time in Mariner history that a Men's basketball team has gone undefeated. NNB story
In 1992-93 under the leadership of Coach Mark Simpson the Mariners went 17-1, plus several seasons with only 2 or 3 losses. Its been over a decade since the M's have won the BCCAA league title.
They are now the league champs and will enter the Provincial Championships as the #1 seed.
The BCCAA provincials are hosted at Capilano University March 5-7th.
2009 BCCAA Basketball Provincials website link
The women's team will also qualify for the provincial championships, they will be seeded 4th.Coaches comments.
They defeated Capilano 57-52 but lost to Douglas 48-38 on the weekend.