B.C. Cup in Kamloops

Local hockey players selected

Nine players from Surrey are among 200 selected by B.C. Hockey to attend the 2011 under-16 B.C. Cup tournament April 28 to May 1 in Kamloops.

The tournament is a jamboree-style event, with players placed on 10 teams for a weekend consisting of five games, one practice and off-ice player development.

Invited to the camp are defencemen Cole Bevan, Royce Rossignol and Riley Stadel, and forwards Austin Scanks and Jackson Waniek of Cloverdale Minor Hockey, and defenceman Paul Savage, and forwards Mitchell Friesen, Spencer Meyer and Rhett Wilcox of Surrey Minor Hockey.

After the B.C. Cup tournament, 54 players will be invited to attend the under-16 provincial camp in early July.

Surrey North Delta Leader