VANCOUVER - A total of six provincial finals are scheduled for this Saturday across BC. Here are the head-to-head match ups for finals in the Women's Langara Fishing Adventures Division Two, the Women's Big Kahnua Division One and Tier Three Men's Province Leagues One and Two.
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Women's Langara Fishing Adventures Division Two
Ged Griffith's Cup Final
10:00am - Meraloma vs Burnaby Lake at Klahanie Park
Semifinal: Meraloma 27, Ridge Meadows 10
Pts for Average: 14.5 ppg
Pts against: 25.75 ppg
Burnaby Lake (2-6)
Semifinal: Burnaby Lake 25, Brit Lions 22
Pts for Average: 17.88 ppg
Pts against: 28.13 ppg
March 17: Meraloma 27, Burnaby Lake 26
April 14: Meraloma 36, Buranby Lake 21
Match notes: Meraloma (no. 3) and Burnaby Lake (no. 4) both upset the top-seeded teams in this year's semifinal rounds. This will be Burnaby's second straight appearance in the Ged Griffith's Cup final as they finished as runners-up in 2011, falling 17-3 to Nanaimo RFC.
Tier 3: The Province League Two Final
1:00pm - Surrey vs Langley at Crush Crescent
Pts for Average: 34.5 ppg
Pts against: 8.6 ppg
Pts for Average: 22.8 ppg
Pts against: 8.8 ppg
March 10: Surrey 28, Langley 12
April 28: Surrey 33, Langley 3
Match Notes: This will be Surrey's second straight appearance in The Province League Two final as they finished runners-up last year in a 20-15 loss to United at Brockton Oval. Surrey led the league both offensively (34.5 ppg) and defensively (8.6 ppg). On two separate occasions Surrey held their opponents try-less in a 44-3 win over United on March 12th, and the 33-3 win over Langley on April 28th.
Tier 3: The Province League One Final
2:30pm - Surrey vs Langley at Crush Crescent
Pts for Average: 37 ppg
Pts against: 13.10 ppg
Pts for Average: 21.7 ppg
Pts against: 14.9
April 21: Surrey 21, Langley 10
April 28: Surrey 35, Langley 18
Match notes: Both Surrey and Langley missed out on last year's cup final which saw United edge Port Alberni 12-8 at Brockton Oval. Surrey lost just once the entire season in League One competition, a 20-17 road loss to the Kelowna Crows back on March 24. Surrey have since gone 5-0 including back to back wins over Fraser Valley rivals Langley.
Women's Big Kahuna Division One
Karen Moore Cup Final
1:00pm Cowichan vs Nanaimo at Cowichan Rugby Club
Semifinal: Cowichan 39, Abbotsford 5
Pts for Average: 23 ppg
Pts against: 13.5
Semifinal: Nanaimo 27, Kamloops 15
Pts for Average: 13.5
Pts against: 14.5
March: Cowichan 15, Nanaimo 7
April 21: Cowichan 26, Nanaimo 5
Match notes: Cowichan are undefeated this season and have twice beaten their Island rivals Nanaimo. Nanaimo are currently the reigning Women's Division Two champions, having beaten Burnaby Lake in 2011 by a score of 17-3. The current Karen Moore Cup champions Abbotsford RFC were knocked out of the playoffs by Cowichan in this year's semifinal when they fell 39-5 at Cowichan Rugby Club.