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U15 and U17 Women's and Men's Canada Soccer Club National Results

Vancouver BC October 09, 2017 – Two U15 and two U17 British Columbia soccer teams returned from the Canada Soccer Club Nationals.  Surrey United Soccer Club finished with a gold medal in the Women’s U15 competition with Mountain United finishing in 5th place in Men’s U15 competition. In the U17 competitions, Coquitlam Metro-Ford finished in 5th place in the Women’s competition and in the Men's competition Coquitlam Metro Ford finished in 4th place. The U15 competition was held in Calgary, Alberta, while the U17 Competition was held in Fredericton, New Brunswick. 

“All of the youth teams that represented British Columbia played incredibly well and all of the players who took part should be very proud of everything they have achieved,” said Kjeld Brodsgaard, BC Soccer President. “Each of the players showed grit and determination and they have so much to look forward to as the continue to develop as players.”  

The U15 Women’s team from Surrey United played a tough final against a strong team from Quebec. After the final whistle had blown, British Columbia representative Surrey United came out on top with 1-0 win! The U15 Men from Mountain United played a great match against Alberta to take the 5th place spot with a 3-0 win!

 “There were some great matches in the youth competitions and the British Columbia teams were wonderful representatives throughout the competitions,” said Don Dancey, Chair of the BC Soccer Youth Competitions Committee. “The skill and passion that the British Columbia players showed was second to none and each player should be very proud with making it this far in the competition.”

Coquitlam Metro-Ford represented British Columbia in both the Men’s and Women’s U17 Canada Soccer Club Nationals. On the Men’s side, Coquitlam Metro-Ford lost a tough battle to a strong Ontario side in the bronze medal match. The U17 Women’s team played their final match defeating Alberta 1-0 to take the 5th place spot.

For full match results and complete list of results for both the Men’s Challenge and Women’s Jubilee Trophy Competitions please visit: http://www.canadasoccer.com/schedule-results-s15521

For a full recap of all of the matches including the U15 and U17 competitions please visit: http://www.canadasoccer.com/national-club-championships-p150262

About BC Soccer

BC Soccer is the provincial sport governing body responsible for the promotion and development of the game in British Columbia. The professional not-for-profit society is committed to developing the game by inspiring British Columbians to lifelong active, inclusive and team play. Its vision is to pursue Canada’s foremost integrated soccer development system built upon club, school, varsity and professional team excellence.

BC Soccer is comprised of more than 120,000 registered players, over 2,500 referees, and thousands of coaches and other volunteer administrators and soccer leaders. Working with their member Youth Districts and 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 will promote the soccer values of authenticity, unity and integrity.

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