Football pair compete for place on provincial team

Provincial team will compete during US Army All American Bowl Week

Two running backs from Surrey are among 56 players who have advanced to the final stage of try-outs for the provincial under-18 football squad which will play at the FBU International Games in Texas next January.

Jamel Lyles of the Lord Tweedsmuir Panthers high school team and Bashiru Sise-Odaa of the Frank Hurt Hornets (high school) and North Surrey Bears (community) are on the roster announced by Football BC Wednesday morning.

The 56-player group will be invited to a mini-camp in December, from which the team of 36 players will be named. Team BC will play in San Antonio as part of the US Army All American Bowl Week.

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