Last Saturday, the Douglas College Royals men’s and women’s basketball hosted the Capilano University Blues in a rematch from Friday nights road tilt which saw the women fall 68-55 and the men snatch a victory 76-70, playing spoilers to the Blues home crowd. Saturday nights affair would eventually end in the same result for the women, falling short 57-54. On the men’s side, a combined 41 points from guards Courtney Anderson and Josiah Mastandrea (who had a season high 20 points) helped the men defeat Capilano 86-71 to take their 10th win of the season.
The Douglas College Royals men’s and women’s basketball team faced the Vancouver Island Mariners last week in back to back home games over the weekend, with the women falling short on both matchups and the men’s undefeated streak being snapped as they split both games with VIU.
The Douglas College Royals men’s basketball team remain undefeated as they won their seventh straight game of the season defeating the Capilano University Blues 80-59.
The Morris brothers made life difficult for the opposing Columbia Bible College Bearcats, combining for 43 points and eight steals to lead the Douglas College Royals to a 111-61 victory in PacWest men’s basketball action on Friday.
After a heartbreaking loss in the PACWEST Championship Gold medal game to end last season, the men’s basketball program is looking forward to clearing the slate and beginning a new journey to national gold.
A quarterfinal comeback loss to the Langara Falcons ended hopes of a homecourt PACWEST medal for Royals women’s basketball, while men’s basketball fought to the bitter end for a gold medal but lost in overtime to take home the silver medal.