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Wheelchair Basketball Tournament
March 25, 2017 @ 8:30 am - March 26, 2017 @ 5:00 pm Free
Lethbridge Wheelchair Basketball Association will host the Alberta B Wheelchair Basketball Provincials at the University of Lethbridge First Choice Savings Gymnasium. This is the first time that the home team, Lethbridge Steamers has hosted this event. Chat Titsing, originally from Lethbridge and former player for Lethbridge Steamers will be officiating some of the games.
Six teams will compete for the championship. The teams are from Calgary, Edmonton, Grande Prairie, Winnipeg, Saskatoon and Lethbridge. The Wheelchair Basketball League (Prairie Provinces) is a fully integrated league, featuring male and female athletes with and without a disability playing together in a spirit of competition and camaraderie.
Admission is free.
The tournament schedule is as follows:
Saturday, March 25
Lethbridge VS SASK
Edmonton VS Grande Prairie
SASK vs Calgary
GP vs Manitoba
Lethbridge VS Calgary
Edmonton VS Manitoba
Sunday, March 26
2nd in Pool A vs 1st in Pool B
1st in Pool A vs 2nd Pool B
3rd in Pool A vs 3rd in Pool B (5th and 6th)
Loser of Game 7 vs Loser of Game 8 (3rd and 4th)
Winner of Game 7 vs Winner of Game 8 (1st and 2nd)
Thank you to our sponsors:
Wheelchair Sport Alberta, City of Lethbridge, Knights of Columbus Council 10547, Taber Johnson Drugs, MEDIchair Lethbridge, Iron Steam Inc., Leister’s Home Care & Bert and Mac’s Source for Sports.