I.L. Thomas wins basketball gold!

The Six Nations elementary school captured both the Junior and Intermediate school tournament basketball tourneys. (Photos by Neil Becker)

By Neil Becker Sports Writer Everything went according to script for I.L. Thomas who proudly accomplished their mission of capturing Junior and Intermediate school tournament basketball gold. A couple of weeks after the Intermediate team celebrated a 30-22 championship win at the Dajoh Youth and Elders Centre against LSK, the school had another reason to celebrate. In showing tremendous tenacity and a flair for dramatics, the junior squad pulled off back to back 6-4 and 5-0 championship wins against their rivals and defending champions from OMSK. “Me and Alex (coach of OMSK) have met in the finals for about the last 12 years,” I.L. Thomas junior co-coach Brad Macleod said with a laugh. “I’m really happy for the team. It’s all about teamwork. My favorite part is seeing the teamwork.”…

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