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Photo credit: Pam Solmonson
Photo credit: Pam Solmonson

Spruce Kings Johnson & de Jong Win Gold At World Junior A Challenge

By Peter Houston
December 17, 2017 - 8:59am Updated: December 18, 2017 - 7:24pm

Spruce Kings forwards Kyle Johnson and Ethan de Jong will be bringing a gold medal back to Prince George.

The pair captured gold with Team Canada West at the World Junior A Challenge, beating Team USA in the championship game 5-1. Johnson and de Jong both had an assist in the win.

Hosts Capture Condor Classic

By CKPGToday
December 16, 2017 - 8:20am

The Christmas break officially arrived in high school basketball Friday night with the final of the Condor's Classic.  In the championship game, the hosts from Duchess Park topped PGSS 81 - 72 in front of a boisterous crowd at Duchess Park.  Both teams had reached the final of the 8-team tourname