Wednesday, April 9, 2014

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Surrey RCMP Basketball Classic scholarships

Released by Sgt Dale Carr/Cpl Bert Paquet, Surrey RCMP

 

Surrey's best young basketball players were awarded scholarships last week.

 

ongratulations to this year's recipients of the Surrey RCMP Basketball Classic scholarships which were awarded following the Surrey RCMP All Star Classic on Friday, April 4th at Enver Creek Secondary.

 

The scholarships were presented to deserving athletes who participated in this year's Surrey RCMP Basketball Classic tournament and who are encouraged to continue their academic students and athletic careers.

 

The recipients included:

• Nicholas Smith (Lord Tweedsmuir) - Pierlet Memorial Scholarship
• Parmeet Matharu (Enver Creek) - Chris Mohan Memorial Scholarship
• Skylar Sheehan (Semiahmoo Secondary) - Surrey School District Scholarship
• Nimrit Plaha (Panorama Ridge - Surrey School District Scholarship
• Sukhjot Bains (Tamanawis Secondary - Surrey School District Scholarship

"This year’s scholarship winners are role models in our community and serve as a reminder for youth to continue to work hard towards achieving their educational and athletic goals," said Surrey RCMP Cpl. Bert Paquet in a release on Tuesday.

 

"The Surrey RCMP is very proud of this long standing event which is just one of the many initiatives that we are involved in to help strengthen the bonds between police and youth in our community. Thanks to all those who participated and helped make it another successful event."


For more information on the history and background of the Surrey RCMP Basketball Classic please visit the Surrey RCMP's website.
 

 

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