ABC BORDER BOWLS
ABC BORDER BOWLS = ALBERTA VERSUS BC BORDER BOWLS
A group to showcase and add information regarding the BC Young Stars (Grades 6/7), the BC Future Stars (Grades 8/9), the BC Rising Stars (Grades 10/11) and the Current Stars (Grades 11/12). This group is to promote players in the ABC Border Bowls past and present. Please feel free to add pictures and updates for players who have played in the ABC Border Bowls. If you have feedback about the games that you feel should be brought to the attention of ALL CANADA GRIDIRON please reply to him as you will have his email once your player is on the team. This is a PROFIT company run by ALL CANADA GRIDIRON (Ron Dias).
ALL GAMES HAVE A FREE ONLINE GAMEDAY SHOW BROADCASTED ON www.vbnsports.com.
Photography will be done by: Rick MacDonald Photography on facebook.
ABC BORDER BOWLS FORMAT COST: $50.00 (tryout)
TEAM COST: TBA - MAY GAME: TBA
BC YOUNG STARS: Grades 6/7
BC FUTURE STARS: Grades 8/9
BC RISING SELECTS: Grades 9/10
BC RISING STARS: Grades 10/11
BC CURRENT STARS: Grades 11/12
Tryouts are every February Insertion camps are in May in Abbotsford. Games are in May (exact date to be confirmed) LOCATION TBA. Travel day is one to days prior to the game (kids will have to miss school)
DECEMBER GAME: BC CURRENT STARS: Grades 11/12 Tryouts are every August Insertion camps are every first weekend of December in Abbotsford. Game will be every 2nd weekend of the December in Chilliwack. Rosters are sent off to colleges and universities prior to game weekend.
COACHING INQUIRIES: All interested coaches can contact Chel Sanghera directly via - only those who meet her coaching philosophies and expectations will make the cut. If you have an issue reporting to a LADY this is not the team for you. The Staff is all volunteer staff and are NOT paid although their meals, accommodations, travel and swag packs are covered. The Staff is involved in these games because they would like to be apart of an opportunity to showcase the players of Alberta and BC across North America. BIG LOVES ABC FAMILY ~ WELCOME TO THE ABC EXPERIENCE BABY BABY!
The Insertion Camps will be at Mouat Secondary, Abbotsford. Parents are responsible to ensure their players are at these practices.
GAME DAY TBA
Ron Dias has this format back East. He holds these games to bring exposure for kids in Alberta and British Columbia for 22 North American colleges. He speaks to the kids about how education and football and getting them post secondary ready. He creates a list of players, with their testing scores and then holds the high exposure game.
Coaches you may know are: Dave Hicks (Mission Niners), Stephen Howard (Abbotsford Falcons), Khul Sanghera (VCFL formerly Abbotsford Falcons), Cory Jensen (Abbotsford Falcons), Mike Cusworth (Chilliwack Giants/formerly Abbotsford Falcons), Tony Paialunga (Abbotsford Falcons), Dan Vermeulen (Abbotsford Falcons), Tim Ross (Meadow Ridge Knights), Gian Marco Gri (Meadow Ridge Knights), Rocky Balzer (Abbotsford Falcons) , Dave Brass (Meadow Ridge Knights) and their are a few more added but I do not have all the names as of yet - ALL VALLEY COACHES!!!!!
Coordinator: Chel Sanghera
Production Crew: VBN Sports
The teams this spring will be:
BC Young Stars: Grades 6 and 7
BC Future Stars: Grades 8 and 9
BC Rising Selects: Grades 9/10
BC Rising Stars: Grades 10 and 11
The tryouts are $50.00.
The cost for being on the team will vary from $550.00 to $800 approximately depending on location. It will vary each year. This includes hotel accommodations, travel. meals, swag package, trainers, jerseys, referee fees, and venue fees and any other costs associated to host this game. Please note that for those of you who make the teams you must have or borrow gear from your highschool or community team for the insertion camps and game weekend.
We have a group on facebook called BC Young Stars, BC Future Stars, BC Rising Stars, BC Current Stars and it has more explanation of this. Please feel free to share this information with your memberships and anyone can join the facebook group. This way they can browse it and see if this something they want to try out for. The FACEBOOK group is continously updated and the forum for questions.
An example of the game format will be December 13, 2014 - you can watch online the Grade 12 game BC Current Stars VS. Alberta Current Stars. This is located on www.vbnsports.com. For this one game alone we had 787 viewers online!
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