LANGFORD, BC - The SD62 Startup 7s completed their second run at Westhills Friday April 4th with 8 senior high school teams and 4 junior teams. Secondary teams from Belmont, Edward Milne, Glen Lyon, Spectrum, Mt Doug, Cowichan, Stellys and Pacific Christian took to the field with junior teams from SD 62, Shawnigan, Stelly's and Lighthouse.
Twenty games of 7s rugby was played with end-zone clinics with the National men rugby players, including Nanyak Dala. The action was intense and entertaining throughout the day.
A great day of rugby, with SD 62 winning the Junior competition over Shawnigan, Mt Doug winning the Plate competition over Belmont and Glen Lyon defeating the defending champions from Cowichan.
Thanks to John De Goede and the refs Ken & Ashley. Thanks to major sponsor Colwood Rotary who managed to feed 200 young hungry rugby players with support from Pemberton Holmes, Fairway Market & Sysco Foods.