As we prepare for the restart of League play this weekend, which then turns into the start of Cup play mid February, then Provincial Cup in April, there was one last set of games to play out; the All-star games. The tradition continues, and there was no lack of excitement as the All-star
The LIWSA would like to honour the LIWSA All Stars (Purple Teams), as their Footballers of the Week. These players have been nominated either by their coach/manager or their team, representing the player with the most passion for the game, skill, sportsmanship and leadership, on and off the field. We invite
This week’s Footballers of the Week are the Prospect Lake/Peninsula U15 Silver Girls. Coached by Geoff Burkinsaw & Susie Ritchie and managed by LoAnne Burkinsaw, the team is most definitely in the right division and are competing on a regular basis despite a short roster of players. The past two weeks have shown the
Stacey de Lusignan Cowichan Cougars O30A (LIWSA) LIWSA is proud to put forth Stacey de Lusignan from the O30A Cowichan Cougars. If you have ever been her opponent, you will more than likely have witnessed the intense competition, passion and giver-it-her-all attitude at pretty much every game. She is known for her
This week’s selection is from the Fernwood Football Association in the VISL, playing in Division 1, Jesse Rice. Jesse has been with the VISL on and off for the past 15 years. Besides Fernwood; he has played with JDF, Sagres, Saanich Braves, Esquimalt Nation, and Prospect Lake. Jesse’s natural position is a striker.
What does it take to accommodate 143 teams or close to 1500 U8, U9 and U10 players and their families at your park? Only the Cessford's really know. Earlier this month Tracy Cessford was instrumental in ensuring that many teams had enough space to play at a one-day jam-packed festival. He coordinated everything from field lining; to