VIU Women’s soccer at CCAA Nationals
By Sports and Lifestyle Editor Cole Schisler The Mariners were in Montreal for the CCAA National Soccer Championship over the weekend, and ended the tournament winning the last of their three games. In their opening match against the Idiennes d’Ahunstic, the Mariners kept the game tied at 0–0 throughout the first half. While both teams … Continued
VIU Athletes win PACWEST Athletes of the Week
By Sports Editor Cole Schisler VIU athletes Chloe Gummer and Dallas Jones were named the PACWEST Athletes of the Week for their performances in soccer and golf respectively. Gummer scored a hat trick in her PACWEST debut against Douglas College. “I knew our team was capable of winning that game,” she said, “which was motivation … Continued
Mariners soccer success at Douglas
By Sports Editor Cole Schisler The VIU Mariners traveled to New Westminster on Saturday to take on the Douglas College Royals in the PACWEST soccer game of the week. The men’s match ended in a 2-0 victory for the Mariners with a pair of goals from midfielder Victor Blasco. Blasco’s first goal came from a … Continued
TSS FC Black vs. VIU Mariners
By Web Editor Spenser Smith TSS FC Black vs. VIU Mariners at Merle Logan Field on September 2. VIU won 2-0 Catch the VIU Mariners’ soccer game on September 17, beginning at 1 pm and 3 pm with back-to-back women’s and men’s games at the Nanaimo turf field.