Basketball Cape Breton teams find success in Halifax
HALIFAX — Basketball Cape Breton had four teams make strong showings at the 2015 Bluenose Classic basketball tournament this weekend. BCB’s girls development team went 2-2, with two of their wins against Nova Scotia provincial teams. The boys development team went 2-2, with one of their wins against the eventual tournament winner, Halifax Sting. The boys competitive team went 3-1 while beating the P.E.I. and New Brunswick provincial teams. BCB also we had an open team, with all Grade 11 players, that played against the provincial U-17 team and teams made up of college players. Basketball Cape Breton’s competitive boys team is going to the Summerfest tournament in Saint John, N.B., this coming weekend and BCB’s development boys will be going to the Gold Rush tournament in Watterville, Maine, in two weeks time. BCB’s men’s open team will be back in Halifax at the end of the month to play in the Halifax Sting invitational, to end the Basketball Cape Breton season.