Football BC has announced the list of players who will be invited to the Team BC tryout camp taking place over the Victoria Day Long Weekend (May 18 – 20, 2013) at the Richmond Olympic Oval in Richmond, B.C.
Invited players will be notified by email how to register for the camp as well as with other pertinent details for the camp including the schedule and costs. If you are not sure your email is on file with Football BC, please email email@example.com.
The tryout camp will serve as part of the process to select an under-16 provincial tackle team (U-16 Team BC) to compete at the Red River Cup in Winnipeg, Manitoba from July 6 – 14, 2013, as well as to select an under-18 provincial tackle team (U-18 Team BC) to compete at the FBU International Games in San Antonio, Texas in January 2014.
The full list of U-16 Team BC tryout invitees can be downloaded here.
The full list of U-18 Team BC tryout invitees can be downloaded here.
The players invited to the camp were predominantly selected from players who participated in Football BC’s provincial evaluations that took place throughout the month of February across the province. Of the 210 total players invited to the tryout camp, 83 are vying for a spot with the U-16 Team BC while 127 are vying for a spot on the U-18 Team BC.
Of the 127 players invited to try out for the U-18 Team BC, there are 10 returning members from last year’s team. Those players are: DL Kyle Sagmoen (Terry Fox Ravens), OL Michael Beck (Terry Fox Ravens), OL Christian Krause (Mt. Douglas Rams), OL Brock Mould (Ballenas Whalers), OL Zach Wilkinson (Mt. Douglas Rams), QB Ashton MacKinnon (Mt. Douglas Rams), Maleek Irons (WJ Mouat Hawks), REC Brayden Lenius (Carson Graham Eagles), REC Adrial Sellers (Terry Fox Ravens) and REC Marcus Davis (Mt. Douglas Rams).