T-Men silence Junior Thunder

Langley junior A lacrosse teams can't overcome early deficit, fall 17-12 to Nanaimo

The Langley Junior Thunder fell behind early and could not recover, losing 17-12 to the Nanaimo Junior Timbermen.

Langley was playing at Nanaimo’s Frank Crane Arena on Saturday (June 20) and surrendered six of the first seven goals in losing for just the second time in the past six games (3-2-1) in B.C. Junior A Lacrosse League action.

Parker Willis (four goals, one assist) and James Rahe (one goal, seven assists) led the offence while Jesse Worley (two goals, three assists) and Connor McNeil (two goals, two assists) also had multi-goal games.

The Thunder (5-10-2) host Coquitlam on June 25 at the LEC.