Thanks to the efforts of a new teacher some local donations, students at Savanna School can now take get involved in competitive basketball.

Lloyd Booth, a first year English teacher and coach spear headed the creation of the school’s new team after receiving a donation of $4,600 from the local UFA Fuel Supplier, Rick’s Fuel Services LTD.

There are 14 students from grades 6 to 9 on the co-ed team.

They’re off to a good start as well, finishing second at the Bert Bowes Invitational Tournament in Fort St. John in January.

 

The team after their impressive second place finish at the Bert Bowes Invitational Tournament in Fort St. John, January 16-17.