Abbotsford’s Marek Klassen is taking his talents to Turkey. The 2010 Yale Secondary grad officially signed on the dotted line with a team based in Bakirkoy, a suburb of the capital city of Istanbul. It marks a considerable jump in talent from the British Basketball League, where Klassen spent last season starring with the Worcester Wolves.
Sneak-Peak: Pre-Season preview of Abbotsford’s high school teams. The last time the M.E.I. Sr. Boys reached the finals was in 1995 when they lost to the Ladysmith Miners – the Eagles were projected to win the tournament but the Miners pulled off 3 straight upsets to win the championships. Prior to that last visit to the […]
In Transition: Amber Beasley Amber Beasley played a key role in her team’s exciting win at the PacWest Provincial Championships this year. At the 2017 PacWest Provincial Championships Amber led the team in scoring with 17 points to knock off the undefeated Capilano University Blues for the gold medal. She is an incredible force on […]
In Transition – Abbotsford Basketball Network’s series spotlighting graduated high school players from Abbotsford. Jon Schmidt – the orchestrator behind the positive coaching movement at Impact Hoops – a basketball program operating in Abbotsford and Langley since 2014. If you enter the gym of an Impact Hoop’s session you are immediately overpowered with positivity, support, […]