Fighting Breast Cancer


The KPU Eagles women’s basketballteam is taking on itstoughest opponent yet: breastcancer. The KwantlenPolytechnic University team ishosting a game night fundraiserfor the Canadian BreastCancer Foundation’s (CBCF)B.C./Yukon chapter on Friday,Jan. 24 in a double header thatwill see both the women’s andmen’s teams host theCapilano University Blues.KPU’s double-header in supportof the CBCF is Friday,Jan. 24 in the Bird’s Nest (theKPU Surrey gym, 12666 72ndAve.). Tipoff for the women’sgame is 6 p.m. A silent auction featuring Vancouver Canucks and Abbotsford Heat tickets, amongother items, will be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Tickets to the game are $5 for adults and $2 for students.Items for the silent auction will be accepted until game day. Local businesses or organizations wishingto donate can contact David Kent by email at [email protected] or call 604-599-2005. Seen hereare KPU Eagles women’s basketball players (from left) Christina Brown, Shilpa Khanna, Amber LeeKavanagh, Laura Geissert and Samantha McPhail will don pink shirts and hit the court in support ofthe Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.