Coquitlam Metro-Ford Takes Home Gold and EDC Burnaby Take Home Silver at the Canada Soccer Masters Championships

Coquitlam Metro-Ford take home Gold in the Regional Women’s Masters  

 And EDC Burnaby take home Silver in the Western Masters 

Vancouver BC, September 26 – The Canada Soccer Women’s Regional and Western Men’s Masters competitions concluded on Sunday, September 23rd at Minoru Park in Richmond. Coquitlam Metro-Ford, representing British Columbia in the Women’s Masters and EDC Burnaby in Western Masters (men’s competition), finished on the podium twice with Coquitlam Metro-Ford taking the gold and EDC FC Burnaby team taking home silver.

“It was an exciting weekend of soccer that showcased outstanding talent, teamwork and sportsmanship at the Masters age group" said Ralph Luongo, BC Soccer Board of Director and Chair of BC Soccer’s Adult Competitions Committee. “We are very proud of both Coquitlam Metro-Ford and EDC FC Burnaby as they played hard and were excellent representatives for British Columbia throughout the tournament.”

The 2018 Canada Soccer Women’s Regional and Western Men’s Masters competitions saw some of the best over-35’s women’s and over-35 men’s teams from British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario and Quebec compete in a round robin format, with the women participating in a round robin double split.  The final match for all of the teams took place on Sunday, September 23rd.  For the overall results and for the results from each of match please visit: Canada Soccer Women’s Regional and Western Masters

For pictures of the event, please visit BC Soccer’s Flickr page.

About BC Soccer

BC Soccer is the provincial sport governing body with the mission to govern, promote and develop the game of soccer in British Columbia in a professional and progressive manner. Established in 1907, BC Soccer is the largest provincial sports organization (PSO) in BC and the third largest soccer-specific PSO in Canada with over 150,000 participants.  As a professional not-for-profit society and a member of Canada Soccer, BC Soccer is committed to providing the widest opportunities for existing and potential participants, as well as provide support in the most effective and appropriate way for current players, parents, volunteers, member clubs, leagues, and districts.

BC Soccer is comprised of more than 120,000 registered players, over 2,200 registered referees, and thousands of volunteer coaches, administrators, and soccer leaders. Working with its 40 member Youth Districts and 11 Adult Leagues as well as their affiliate member clubs, BC Soccer operates under the guiding principles of Professional Leadership, Passionate Service and Progressive Collaboration. In managing its relationships throughout the larger soccer community, BC Soccer’s vision is to ensure every British Columbian has the opportunity to be involved in soccer as part of a lifelong commitment to an active, healthy and involved lifestyle.