Van Laare nets 23 in two games
New Westminster’s Kia van Laare pumped in 23 points as the Simon Fraser University Clan women’s basketball team won a pair of NCAA Division II games over the visiting Cal State Stanislaus Warriors on the weekend.
On Friday, she netted 16 points, including 11 in the second half, as the Clan won 95-52 at SFU West Gym. The next night she scored seven in 17 minutes of play in a 76-46 victory.
The Clan are 6-1 heading into the start of Great Northwest Athletic Conference play on Thursday when they play host to the Saint Martin’s Saints of Lacey, Wash. Tip off is 7 p.m.