Comox Valley Wild win silver at B.C. boxla championships

Locals only loss was 6-5 to Coquitlam Adanacs in Midget B final

The Comox Valley Wild won the silver medal at the British Columbia Lacrosse Association 2015 Midget Box Lacrosse Provincials, falling 6-5 to the Coquitlam Adanacs.

Levi Hofmann of the Wild was named to the Midget B all-star team while teammate Luke Hutchings earned a Midget B Warrior Fair Play Award. The tournament was held July 22-26 in Prince George.

Comox Valley opened play July 24 with a 7-3 victory over Coquitlam and 9-4 win over Abbotsford. On July 25 they defeated Quesnel 8-3 and Ridge Meadows 10-2. Their only loss came in the gold medal game on July 26 when Coquitlam edged them by one goal.

The Wild captured the Vancouver Island Banner over the Peninsula Warriors on July 14, winning the best-of-three series 2-1. They advanced to the Island final by dispatching the Juan de Fuca Whalers, also 2-1, in the first round of the playdowns.

 

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