UBC’s Delta Kappa Epsilon have raised nearly a total of $200,000 since the tournament’s inception in 2012 (Photo by Alex Mey)

Seventh annual ball hockey tournament in honour of Langley resident Scott Trapp

The ball hockey tournament raised over $45,000 towards the Canadian Cancer Society

Scott Trapp Stick it to Cancer Memorial Tournament was a huge success Saturday bringing together the community toward a collective cause.

The ball hockey tournament is named after Scott Trapp, a Langley resident who lost his battle to cancer at the age of 20.

The tournament consisted of 25 teams, 16 men and 9 women’s teams.

SAFTB won the men’s tier one division, Nicholas and Company took home the men’s tier two division while Love Deke won the women’s division.

“The event was a huge success, we had amazing weather and support from the community” said Blake Connell, event organizer. “In the end we raised our goal of $45,000 for the Canadian Cancer Society.”

The day was filled with competitive ball hockey, raffle prizes, entertainment from the UBC Dance Team and barbecue food.

“The atmosphere was electric today, it was fun getting out in the sunshine and just playing ball hockey for a good cause” said tournament participant, Eric Rossi.

For more information or to donate, visit stickittocancer.ca.

Just Posted

PHOTOS: Grieving Langley widow, with teen boy, shares a story of angels

Walnut Grove’s Rick Rozdeba’s hospice story evoked tears and brought the crowd to its feet.

Hells Angels invited to rally by anti-SOGI organizer

The Culture Guard group has helped Hells Angels in the past, said its executive director.

Langley foot race blends love of running and animals

Cat mom and long-time shelter volunteer speaks to excitement for Sunday run.

Langley’s L.J. Tidball debuts and wins in Mexican Nations Cup

As one of four Canadian riders, a local show park owner helped secure the country’s victory.

Demolition suggestion outside role of inspector: Fraser Health

Letters on Fort Langley buildings say they are rat and vermin infested.

Police release criminal profile of suspect in Burnaby teen’s murder

Marrisa Shen was found dead in a Burnaby park last summer

TRAFFIC ALERT: Mounties shut down Port Mann Bridge

A police incident has the bridge closed in both directions, but RCMP expect it to re-open soon.

Aldergrove youth soccer ‘springs’ into action

Aldergrove Youth Soccer kids sprang into action Monday evening on first spring-like day of the year

‘Rusting in Peace’

Langley Quilters turn art into quilt for 2018 show

Doctor sees healing power in psychedelic plant as Peru investigates death of B.C. man

Peru’s attorney general has ordered the arrest of two suspects in the killing of 41-year-old Sebastian Woodroffe

Toronto police officer ‘gave himself the space and time’ in van attack

Footage shows officer standing up, turning off his siren and talking clearly to the suspect

$1.18 to $1.58 a litre: Are you paying the most for gas in B.C.?

Gas prices across B.C. vary, with lowest in Vernon and highest in – you guessed it – Metro Vancouver

EDITORIAL: Speaking out for sexual identities

Both sides of SOGI debate for B.C. schools show signs of bravery, but not all are heroic

B.C. hockey team to retire Humboldt Bronco victim’s number

BCHL’s Surrey Eagles to retire Jaxon Joseph’s No. 10 in light of bus tragedy

Most Read