Burnaby outlast Nanaimo for 11-10 win

July 23, 2012

On Sunday night the Burnaby Lakers took on the Nanaimo Timbermen. As the WLA season continues to wind down the playoff race has started to heat up.  This was an important game for both teams as Burnaby needed a win in order to keep pace with the Victoria Shamrocks and continue to hold 4th place and the final playoff spot in the WLA. While Nanaimo needs a win desperately after…

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WLA Recap: Coquitlam move into first place while Langley falters against Victoria

July 22, 2012

On Saturday night there were two games on the WLA schedule with both having major implications on the WLA playoff picture. The Langley Thunder took on the Victoria Shamrocks while the Coquitlam Adanacs took on the Nanaimo Timbermen. The first game on Saturday night was between the Langley Thunder and the Victoria Shamrocks. The game began with Langley taking advantage on the power play as Athan Iannucci scored in order…

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Shamrocks and Thunder Face Off in WLA Action

July 21, 2012

With only a few games left before the playoffs, the Victoria Shamrocks will take on the Langley Thunder tonight in Western Lacrosse Association action. Both the Thunder and Shamrocks are coming off of losses; the Thunder fell to the New Westminster Salmonbellies and the Shamrocks to the Maple Ridge Burrards. Victoria has the top power play in the league with two of the top three scorers in Corey Small and…

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New Westminster shine with a 12-7 win over Nanaimo

July 20, 2012

On Thursday night the New Westminster Salmonbellies faced off against the Nanaimo Timbermen. Both these teams were sitting on the outside of the playoff picture as Nanaimo sat in 6th place with 13 points while New Westminster sat in 5th  place with 14 points. With a win New Westminster would be back in a playoff spot while Nanaimo with a win would be only 1 point out of the playoffs. These…

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WLA Recap: Victoria and Coquitlam emerge Victorious in WLA action

July 18, 2012

With the WLA season quickly coming to a close the intensity in the WLA has ramped up. On Sunday night the Coquitlam Adanacs took on the Maple Ridge Burrards. While on Tuesday night the Victoria Shamrocks took on the New Westminster Salmonbellies. Every game in the WLA has become life or death with every team aside from Maple Ridge having a chance of making the playoffs. On Sunday night Coquitlam…

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WLA Weekend Recap: Coquitlam, Nanaimo, and Burnaby emerge victorious in WLA action

July 15, 2012

There were 3 games on the WLA schedule this weekend. The first game this weekend was on Friday night as the Burnaby Lakers took on the Nanaimo Timbermen.  On Saturday there were two games on the WLA schedule as the Coquitlam Adanacs took on the Victoria Shamrocks and the Nanaimo Timbermen faced off against the Maple Ridge Burrards. With the WLA standings being so tight each game has gained importance…

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Salmonbellies upset Thunder 10-9

July 13, 2012

On Thursday night the Langley Thunder faced off against the New Westminster Salmonbellies. Langley was looking to extend their winning streak to 4 games with a win over New Westminster. New Westminster though were looking to get a win in order to move into second place in the WLA. The game began with Alex Turner scoring for Langley just 2 minutes into the game, giving Langley an early 1-0 lead….

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O’ Meara’s late game heroics lead Maple Ridge to a 10-9 win over Nanaimo

July 10, 2012

On Sunday night the Maple Ridge Burrards took on the Nanaimo Timbermen. The Burrards have struggled all year and were desperate to pick up a win after losing their last three games. The Timbermen were looking for a win to keep pace in the tight WLA playoff race as they currently sit sixth in the league and are only two points behind fourth place. The game began with Scott Ranger…

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Adanacs, Thunder and Lakers Find Wins

July 8, 2012

There were four games on the WLA schedule this weekend. There were two matchups on Friday night as Burnaby took on New Westminster and Victoria took on Langley. On Saturday night Langley took on Nanaimo and Victoria took on Coquitlam. In the first game on Friday night the Burnaby Lakers took on the New Westminster Salmonbellies. The first period between these two teams was close as Burnaby only lead 2-1…

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WLA Recap: New Westminster outlasts Maple Ridge for a 8-5 win.

July 6, 2012

On Thursday night the Maple Ridge Burrards took on the New Westminster Salmonbellies. The match was hard fought as both teams were desperate for a win. The game began with New Westminster drawing first blood on a goal by Mike Berekoff. Maple Ridge though would tie the game up as they received a goal from Jonathan Munk. New Westminster would score another goal in order to take a 2-1 lead…

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