Junior Minis off to Provincials!

“Wishing the three Junior Mini teams the best of luck as they head off to the Basketball Nova Scotia Junior Mini Jamboree this weekend!

U12 Girls Team Bonvie & Team Struthers.

And our first boys team to attend this action packed weekend,

U12 Boys Team MacKay

Good Luck! Have Fun!  & Go Lightning Go!!!”

PCL Midget/Juvenile Girls Open gym

PCL Midget/Juvenile Girls Open gym

We are going again this Sunday at NGA 3-5 for both of these groups combined.

Please pass the word along. We will be looking to book Midget & Juvenile tryouts separately the week of Feb 12th to Feb 16th.

If you are unable to attend this coming Sunday’s open gym but you intend on trying out for a midget or juvenile team please let us know by emailing pcbalightning@gmail.com. We need to get a sense of who wants to play.

Get your Lightning Gear!!!

Steve from Identity Cresting & Promo Products will be at;
NSCC This Saturday Feb 3rd from 12p-330p
NG Academy This Sunday Feb 4th from 9a-2p
And available to take orders and sizing for those who missed him prior the holiday break.
He has a couple of new items available like, Arm Sleeves, Socks & Sweat Pants.

Bantam Girls Basketball Lightning Team Claim Gold

The bantam girls basketball team went 4-0 this recently in Sackville to capture gold medals. They were up 12-8 at the half in the championship game and then had a huge second half to win 36-10. Tournament scoring – Sarah Brown 20, Chelsea Campbell 19, Sarah Fast 19, Keely McKay 19, Emily MacNeil 19, Brooke Reid 14, Ashley Arbuckle 12, Jesse Maxner 6, Jenna MacLeod 6 and Mattea Miller 4. Congratulations to the team.

Thanksgiving Weekend Schedule

The following is for all Sessions for this weekend

Junior Mini Girls

GR Saunders Saturdays 9a-1030a- STAYS THE SAME

Junior Mini Boys Group A & B

GR Saunders Saturdays 1030-12 & 12-130 – STAYS THE SAME

Mini Girls Group A(combines with other group)

GR Saunders Saturday 130p-3p- NOW at NNEC Saturday Oct7th & 14th 1030-12p

Mini Girls Group B(combines with other group)

NGA Sundays 1030-12- NOW NNEC Saturday Oct 7th&14th 1030-12p

Mini Boys Group A(combines with other group)

NSCC Saturdays 9-1030- NOW at NNEC Saturday Oct 7th&14th 9a-1030

Mini Boys Group B(combines with other group)

NSCC Saturdays 1030-12- NOW at NNEC Saturday Oct 7th&14th 9a-1030

Bantam Girls

NNEC Sundays 12-130- NOW at NNEC Saturday Oct 7th ONLY 12-130

Bantam Boys Groups A&B

NSCC Saturdays 12-130 & 130-3 – STAYS THE SAME

Mid&Juv Girls

NGA Sundays 12-130&130-3- These groups will combine for this week only Oct 7th NNEC 130-3




Registrations for 2017-2018

Only two registrations remain for 2017-18 skills/drills session.
Registration Sept 6&13th from 5-8p at the Wellness Centre.
Skills drills sessions start on Sept 16th.

Pictou County Lightning Registration 2017-2018



Pictou County Basketball Association, (Lightning)


When:     Registration:

Saturday August 19th and Sunday 20th 1-5 pm Saturday August 26th and Sunday 27th 1-5 pm


Where:    Pictou County Wellness Center


Cost:       $50


What:      6 Skills sessions, Saturday Sept 10th to Saturday Oct 15th


Why:       Skills will lead to Competitive teams for those interested


Who:       Boys and girls, Ages 7- 17