Thunder part of WLA opening night; home opener set for May 27

by Gary Ahuja

The Langley Thunder will begin their 2020 Western Lacrosse Association season with a road game in Nanaimo.

The Thunder travel to Nanaimo to face the Timbermen on May 21 in the WLA season opener for both Senior A lacrosse clubs.

The Thunder are set for their home debut at Langley Events Centre the following week as they welcome the Burnaby Lakers to town on May 27. It is one of two times the Thunder host Burnaby at Langley Events Centre with both the Victoria Shamrocks and Maple Ridge Burrards also set to visit twice. The New Westminster Salmonbellies, Coquitlam Adanacs and Timbermen will each visit once.

The WLA season gets underway on May 21 and wraps up on July 31. For the full schedule, visit

HOME SCHEDULE                                                             AWAY SCHEDULE

May 27 vs. Burnaby, 7:30 p.m.                                       May 21 at Nanaimo

June 3 vs. Victoria, 7:00 p.m.                                         May 28 at New Westminster

June 10 vs. Nanaimo, 7:00 p.m.                                    June 6 at Coquitlam

June 17 vs. Maple Ridge , 7:30 p.m.                             June 12 at Burnaby

June 24 vs. New Westminster, 7:30 p.m.                    June 19 at Victoria

July 8 vs. Victoria, 7:00 p.m.                                           June 28 at Maple Ridge

July 15 vs. Burnaby, 7:30 p.m.                                        July 11 at Coquitlam

July 22 vs. Maple Ridge, 7:30 p.m.                                July 16 at New Westminster

July 28 vs. Coquitlam, 7:30 p.m.                                    July 25 at Nanaimo