Vancouver, B.C. - The 10th Year Anniversary Finals celebrated a decade of Metro League competition last night back at Vancouver College - our original home. For the FULL Photo Album from the FINALS visit our Facebook Page.
Defending Div II Champions, The Party, started the finals with a strong defensive effort, forcing lots of turnovers and forcing the All Canadians into tough shots, which were not fallin. Chris Loreth had a great half in the
paint for The Party scoring a number of easy baskets and controlling the paint. The All Canadians got going towards the end of the first half with Christian Venegas grabbing a big steal at the half setting up Lazar Cuk knocking down a deep three. At the half, The party lead 42-29.
The All-Canadians started the second half playing better defensively and knocking down some shots early, cutting the lead to single digits. For The Party Zach stayed aggressive defensively and offensively bringing the lead back to double digits. The Party played great team basketball passing the ball well and playing a great collective game to defend their Division II Championship.
Written by George Hernandez
The Vancouver Metro Basketball League™ 10th Anniversary Year continues with the Spring Season starting in just a few weeks.