Four South Asians in UBC Thunderbirds Football 2014 recruiting class

 FOOTBALLTHERE are four South Asians in the recruiting class for 2014 of the UBC Thunderbirds football program announced this week. The group includes 34 players, 27 of whom hail from British Columbia.

The South Asian players are:

* Josh Sangha (receiver / 6’4 / 180lb) of Richmond’s Vancouver College (see Facebook photo)

* Amrit Sanopal (defensive back / 5’10 / 165lb) of Surrey’s Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary

* Harjot Ghuman (offensive line / 6’5 / 310 lb) of Abbotsford’s Rick Hansen Secondary

* Arjun Bhogal 9defensive line / 6’3 / 250) of Mission’s Mission Secondary

Among the group are 2013 BC ‘AAA’ Player of the Year and Sport BC High School Athlete of the Year Marcus Davis of Victoria’s Mount Douglas Secondary and 2013 BC ‘AA’ Player of the Year Evan Horton from Mission Secondary School.