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Hurricanes Basketball in Nova Scotia for final pre-season games

October 24, 2013

First year Hurricanes player Orlando Palmer in action recently.

First year Hurricanes player Orlando Palmer in action recently.

The men’s and women’s Hurricanes basketball Hurricanes head to Nova Scotia this weekend for their final exhibition games before the start of the 2013-2014 ACAA regular season.

The men’s team is travelling to Cape Breton for the Fall Classic hosted by Cape Breton University. The tournament will feature the host Cape Breton University Capers, Acadia University Axemen, University of Maine Fort Kent Bengals, St. FX X-Men, the UPEI Panthers and the Hurricanes.

The men kick off their tournament with a 4 pm game with last season’s AUS runners-up, the Acadia Axemen. Action continues on Saturday when the ‘Canes take on the University of Maine Fort Kent Bengals at 4 pm and they will finish off their tournament on Sunday with a 1:15 pm game versus the St. FX X-Men.

All games will take place at the Centre 200 in Sydney.

Results from the event will be posted at www.gocapersgo.ca.

The women’s Hurricanes are on the road in Truro on Saturday for the ACAA Tip-Off tournament hosted by the Dalhousie Agricultural College. The Hurricanes join Grenfell College (Newfoundland) and the Dal-AC Rams for the one-day event.

At 10 am the ‘Canes will take on Grenfell College while at 12:30 pm they will take on the Rams.

For updates from all games be sure to visit www.facebook.com/hollandhurricanes or www.twitter.com/hc_hurricanes.


For media inquiries please contact:

Daniel Cudmore

Athletics Development and Communications Coordinator

Department of Athletics and Recreation

Holland College

(902) 894-6870


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