Community Spotlight
Mealy Mountain Collegiate
Boys Basketball Team
Take Regionals & Set Sights On
Provincial Championships!

The Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay is extremely proud of our Mealy Mountain Collegiate Boys Basketball Team. The team recently competed at the

SSNL (School Sports Newfoundland & Labrador) Northern Regional Basketball Championships took place from March 18th to 19th, 2022.


At Regionals the team went undefeated and took on Menihek High to take the championship game!


The tournament’s Most Valuable Player was Matthew Cornect. The complete team consists of:


Matthew Cornect

Adam Barney

Shawn Simms

Patrick Kennedy

Leo Walsh

Ryan Alexander

Michael Gavanes

Arvy Bacallan

Nino Guim

Jaden Pater

Phillip Snow

Jackson Winters – Alternate

Allan Hancock – Alternate

Nathan Power – Alternate

Coaches – Stephen Pike, Travis Ford and Vince Pasague


The Mealy Mountain Collegiate Boys Basketball team is travelling to the 3A Boys Basketball Provincials in Pasadena, NL this weekend where they will compete with schools from Deer Lake, Pasadena, Clarenville, Gander, Grand Falls Windsor, and Marystown.

School Sports NL Sports Stars


The SSNL “Sports Stars” program is designed to recognize and celebrate a Member school’s well-rounded athletic program, its participation in the Varsity program and PN Core Program Events as well as other applicable SSNL programs. It aims to recognize the efforts of schools in providing SSNL programs that enhance and promote their students and school.

Schools are recognized at the Gold, Silver and Bronze level based on the overall points accrued throughout the year. Points are awarded for Participation, Sportsmanship and a school’s success at Varsity Tournaments.



Mealy Mountain Collegiate is currently leading in their region for the most School Sports NL Sport Stars Points. Click the above link to view the chart.