Bob Nex

We were very pleased to receive Bob Nex’s nomination for Footballer of the Week.  Bob recently decided to stop playing divisional soccer and Sunday, March 11th was his last game.  Sooke and his proud wife Jacquie are calling it the end of an era because Bob has played for Sooke

Becky Fowler

BECKY FOWLER - FOOTBALLER OF THE WEEK The Lower Island Women’s Soccer Association is extremely proud to nominate Becky Fowler. Becky is currently the President, field scheduler, team manager and Div 2 player, phew!!!!! taking a breath here before continuing; and not to forget, an advocate for both the Men’s and Women’s

Jamie Ackinclose

Footballer of the Week - Jamie Ackinclose Jamie has had a lifelong involvement with soccer. He definitely lives the game.  VISL, LIWSA and LISA want to acknowledge his involvement in the Canadian Para Soccer Program and applaud him on being selected CSA Para Soccer Player of the Year.  Read more here

Dale Sparrow

Less than a week ago snow was falling and games were being cancelled. On Friday night Dale Sparrow, the Bays United field scheduler was tirelessly walking fields, updating websites and blowing hot air (no just kidding) but by the look of the field we know he had a hand in

Alexis Mantell

Alexis Mantell - JDF U13 Silver Alexis is a fundamental part of the U13 Girls Silver Juan de Fuca team.  As the team’s last defender she has worked tirelessly this season to protect the goalie.  She is hardworking, happy and always acts in a respectful manner.  This year she has continued to

Riley Chow

This week’s Footballer of the Week is Riley Chow from the U14 West Team. The West franchise plays in the Vancouver Island Premier League (VIPL) which is Tier 2 youth soccer on the island.  They play against a LISA North and a LISA South team as well as a team

U13 Girls Lakehill/Gorge

This week's Footballers of the Week are a mixture of Lakehill and Gorge kids at the U13 girls gold division nominated by the LISA Office. The U13 Girls Gold team was cobbled together by the two clubs from a pretty small group of kids - so small, that they have had

Ryan Andre

Ryan Andre of Lakehill Division 1 is our Footballer of the Week. Ryan played his youth soccer in Nanaimo, was selected by Metro teams, and the U21 Vic United PCSL team. In 2006, Ryan had a summer tryout with the Toronto Links and subsequently trained with them for 6 months. Even

Darcy Smith’s teams give back

The following two teams get a great big shout out for being excellent citizens.  I don’t know where they are in the standings of their league but I know in the standings of life they are at the top. The JDF U14 Boys and U16 Girls (both gold) teams, coached by

Emma Smyth

Emma Smyth: The LIWSA is proud to nominate Emma Smyth for their last 2017 Footballer of the Week nomination. Emma began her game officiating career at the young age of 12 and has been playing the soccer since she was 5! As a referee she began officiating at Cordova Bay, then Saanich Fusion