Delta Islanders contingent helped Canada West finish fourth at the recent World Junior Lacrosse Championships in Six Nations, ON.
The Canada West team featured Delta Intermediate "A " Islanders head coach Kyle Goundrey behind the bench, along with four of his players: goalie Brody Harris, Taylor Goundrey, Brayden Kirk and Dawson Trimble. The U19 team also included Riley Taylor who was a rookie this past season with the Delta Junior "A " Islanders.
Canada West opened the championships with an 8-2 win over Iroquois East then rolled to victories against Iroquois Grand River (5-2), Czech Republic (8-1) and USA (6-1) to advance to the semi-finals. The impressive run ended with an 11-2 loss to Iroquois West and a 10-5 setback to Iroquois Grand River in the bronze medal game.