2005 VI Wave Girls

Congratulations to the U14 VI Wave Girls who were presented with this year’s Frank Leversedge Memorial Award at the World Cups Festival over the Easter weekend!  The Frank Leversedge Award is presented to a team or individuals from the local soccer community promoting opportunities for the development and education of

Hendrik Starostzik – Pacific FC

German defender Hendrik Starostzik officially joined Pacific FC in March and wasted no time introducing himself to Pacific’s fan base after recording the club’s first-ever goal in front of a sold-out crowd at Westhills Stadium on April 28th. Starostzik followed up his goal with a solid defensive performance, which played

Dave Ravenhill

This Footballer of the Week was the President's Award recipient at the recent VISL Banquet & Awards Night - he is David Ravenhill. (Holding trophy in picture with some past President's Award recipients) Besides being a pretty stand up guy, he is a battler on the field, has strong work ethic,


It was a busy weekend on the island for youth soccer.  There were supposed to be 25 cup finals, unfortunately the wind played havoc with the Powell River ferry and so sadly there were only 24 finals in the end. With the help of the Bays United Football Club, 8 Island

LIWSA Champions

The LIWSA nominates the Stephanie Shergold and Frank Leversedge Cup Champions for this weeks’ Footballer of the Week. This past Sunday March 31st, on a bright and warm sunny day, four teams took the field to compete for their respective cup competition trophies.  First on the docket was Nanaimo United

Bill Keserich – Cowichan President

The 53rd annual Sport BC “Athlete of the Year” awards gala was held Wednesday March 13th at the Fairmont Pacific Rim. Among the many individual honours recognized was the BC Soccer nominated “Presidents Award” in recognition of an individual who has gone above and beyond in the game of soccer.  This year,

Darian Achurch – Cowichan Div 1

This Week's Footballer of the Week is Darian Achurch from VISL's Div 1 Cowichan FC. Darian is the squad's Keeper, and has been an integral piece of the teams attempt to win their 5th straight Garrison Cup as division champions. In a 10 day span, while getting makeup games in, Darian allowed

Three cheers for the soccer community!

After multiple weekends of closures there are just too many amazing people to name just one Footballer of the Week right now.   At LISA, LIWSA and VISL we can always count on the presidents, vice-presidents, field schedulers, ref schedulers and youth reps to stay up late into the night trying

Sara Hoffer

Sara Hoffer and most of her teammates advanced to the U16 Girls Gold division this season after being last year’s U15 Girls Silver champions. Sara was an inspirational team captain guiding her team in league and cup play with an impressive goal count in 2017/2018. Moving divisions to gold this