Junior boys’ basketball team season is officially over with 3-6 season record, and place seventh in the district.

Last week, junior boys’ basketball team had two games with Port Moody Secondary and Charles Best Secondary, they won against Port Moody Secondary by 53-41, however lost against Charles Best by 46-51. Following the result of two games, Junior basketball team failed to make playoff this season.

The captain Sharif Hebrahim, grade 10, said “unfortunately we couldn’t make playoff this season, but I think we have huge improve on our skills. We tried all our best.”

In fact, they lost 4 games just by 2 to 4 points, and most of it was because of the lack of stamina, and experience. 

The coach Roberto Arciaga said, “ It was a disappointed season for us, but I think we are the top team in the league, we deserve the higher rank on the table, however we lost some games very close, because of lack of stamina and experience.”

“We are like a family, I feel they are like my sons, so they show good team works during the games, they feel happy while they are playing basketball together,” Arciaga said.

Hebrahim said “We should make playoff this season, but we failed, we will prepare for the next season, and we will make it next year, that’s our goal. We will never give up.”

“As I said before, I think we are the top team in the league, we will practice hard to reduce the mistakes, and beat every single team in the league next season. I really proud of my guys. They are my sons,” Arciaga said.