Homegrown soccer talent win two gold, three silver in Soccer District Final

There were 28 games played over the two days at the Soccer fields in Sooke. Sooke came away with two golds and three silvers.

The U15 boys with their gold win.

It was an action-packed weekend with 28 games played.  Many games went into PKs (penalty kicks) for other teams but Sooke was spared the nail biting!  The U15 and U16 boys came out with gold.  U14 boys and U15 and U16 girls with silver.   We couldn’t be more proud of our players.  Sooke has some great talent.  The weather held up for us for the most part and we would like to thank all of the volunteers for making the weekend run so smoothly.  Sooke Soccer depends on volunteers and we couldn’t have done it without the parents and kids that helped out.

Submitted by Laura Lockhart

Sooke Medals

Gold, by a win:

  • U16 boys won 2-0 against Saanich Fusion
  • U15 boys won 5-1 against Bays United Plague

Silver, by a defeat:

  • U14 boys lost 3-2 against Gorge
  • U15 girls lost 2-1 against Bays United McElderry
  • U16 girls lost 3-1 against Juan de Fuca Street

Registration

The Sooke Soccer Club is currently registering youth players for their spring season. Between April 27 and June 22, teams will meet at the Fred Milne Park. The younger age groups will meet from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m., and the the older age groups will meet from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m., with small-sided games (two 25 minute halves) taking place. U7-U18 teams will be formed based on registration.

The last day for registration is Saturday, April 5 between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.

The registration fee is $75, and each registered player receives a free t-shirt.

The registration form can be completed before hand, and it is accessible from the sookesoccer.com website under Registration.

The Sooke Soccer Club is also looking for parent volunteers to contribute with coaching and registration. Please contact Laura Lockhart (lockhart@shaw.ca) if you would like to be involved.

 

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