THERE WAS SOME good soccer played Sunday at Woodcote Park when the Shooters (in green) took on the CVUSC Revolution.

Mainstream Outlaws in top spot in MIWSL

Win over Marine Harvest Bandits gives them three-point lead over second place teams

Mainstream Outlaws opened some breathing room atop the Mid-Island Women’s Soccer League on Sunday by defeating Marine Harvest Bandits 5-3.

The Outlaws remain undefeated (4-0-1) and are now three points clear of CVUSC Revolution and Kickers, who share second place with identical 3-1-1 records.

The Kickers picked up a 1-0 forfeit win over Nanaimo on Sunday while the Revolution fell 3-1 to the Shooters to suffer their first loss of the season.

Other Oct. 20 action included Port Alberni downing River City FC 4-1 and Oceanside United blanking Wheatys 3-0.

MIWSL action resumes this Sunday with a full slate of games. At Woodcote Park In Courtenay, the Kickers take on the Shooters at 12 p.m. followed by the Revolution against Oceanside at 2 p.m.

In Campbell River at Carihi, the Bandits and Port Alberni meet at 12 p.m. followed by River City FC and Wheatys at 2 p.m. In Nanaimo at Elaine Hamilton, Nanaimo hosts the Outlaws at 12:30 p.m.


THROW INS Jamie Tillapaugh of the Outlaws tops the league scoring with 11 goals while Shannon Marshall of the Shooters has eight … Pam Richer of Oceanside has two shutouts through four games …



Just Posted

Campbell River schools, First Nations preserve traditional tongue

Project uses new technology to promote language to kids

Outdoor classroom coming to Huband Park Elementary

The project has been a collaboration of various community groups, says PAC member

Marijuana to be legal in Canada Oct. 17: Trudeau

Prime Minister made the announcement during question period in the House of Commons

Public to have say about pot

Senate passes Cannabis Act

A talent in the making

Pats consider 16-year-old a leader

In reversal, Trump signs executive order to stop family separation

President had been wrongly insisting he had no choice but to separate families apprehended at border

Trudeau says he can’t imagine Trump damaging U.S. by imposing auto tariffs

New tariffs on Canadian autos entering the U.S. would amount to a self-inflicted wound on the U.S. economy

Black Press Career Fair today in Nanaimo

Dozens of recruiters will be on hand at the Military Camp, located at 709 Nanaimo Lakes Road

B.C. inmate gets 2 years in prison for assault on guard

Union rep said inmate sucker punched correctional officer, continued assault after officer fell

Temperature records broken across B.C., again

The first heat wave of the season went out with a bang across the province

Canada’s first national accessibility law tabled in Ottawa

The introduction of the Accessible Canada Act marked a key step towards greater inclusion

Police chief calls for mass casualty plan in Saskatchewan after Broncos crash

Former Saskatoon police chief Clive Weighill said the office was tasked with creating such a plan 13 years ago but none exists

U.S. schools mum on ties to doc in sex abuse inquiry

A now-dead doctor accused of sexual misconduct acted as a team physician at other universities

Phillies fan injured by flying hot dog

Allegedly the team’s mascot, the Phillie Phanatic, rolled out his hot dog launcher

Most Read