South takes consolation final from Mountain
The Burnaby South Rebels defeated the Burnaby Mountain Lions 72-49 Dec. 22 in the consolation final of the Rod Thomson Mountain Madness tournament held at both schools.
South started the tournament losing 70-56 to the Delta Pacers before bouncing back by beating Vancouver's Churchill Bulldogs 90-75 in a consolation round semifinal.
Burnaby Mountain opened the tourney by losing to Abbotsford's Yale Lions 67-56 before downing the Queen Elizabeth Royals of Surrey 61-41 to set up their showdown with Burnaby South.
The tournament is named after former Rebels assistant coach Rod Thomson.