Sports

VIU soccer teams play friendlies

The Vancouver Island University Mariners women’s soccer team was slowed down by stiff competition on the weekend. The University of Victoria defeated VIU 4-0 in a friendly down the Malahat on Sunday.

Mariah Robinson had the best opportunity for the M’s, hitting a post in the first half.

Mariners coach Anup Kang said in press release he liked his team’s compete level against a top CIS program.

The VIU women face Castaway on Wednesday (Aug. 31) in Victoria.

VIU’s men’s team plays at UVic on Tuesday (Aug. 30). The men are coming off a 1-0 exhibition loss at Seattle on Saturday.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Editorial cartoon, Jan. 20
 
Editorial cartoon, Jan. 15
 
Uchucklesaht to start construction in February
ICBC blocking record 25,000 drivers for Port Mann toll evasion
 
Year in Review 2014: June to December
 
Cowichan makes list of Canada’s top 20 destinations
Out of the mouth of dogs
 
The World Cup of Hockey Wants To Destroy the Olympics... And Latvia
 
OPINION: Hugs double up on slugs

Community Events, January 2015

Add an Event




Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Jan 22 edition online now. Browse the archives.