Junior All Native play continues in Alberni

Some Nuu-chah-nulth teams are still in the hunt for boys' and girls' titles at the B.C. Junior All Native in Port Alberni.

A Lytton Cougars player

A Lytton Cougars player

The B.C. Junior All Native Basketball Tournament is still going strong and some Nuu-chah-nulth teams are still in the hunt for the title.

One the boys side as of Wednesday, the Ahousaht Wolfpack and Maaqtusiis Magic remain in the hunt for the title after squaring off against each other with the Wolfpack prevailing 83-82.

The Magic are relegated to the losers bracket where they will battle Homiss, Van City, and Skidegate for a chance at the title through the back door.

Undefeated teams Wolfpack and Heiltsuk, as well as Syilx and Prince Rupert all square off on Thursday.

On the girls’ side, the Mystic Sunz remained undefeated at press time after beating Laxkw’alaams. The NCN Lady Warriors bowed out after losing to Gingolox and Sylix.

The girls’ and boys’ semi-finals go at 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. respectively on Friday. The girls’ final is at 1 p.m. and boys’ at 2:30 p.m.