Team Adrenaline turned in some strong performances to win the Slurpee Cup in Kamloops over the May long weekend.

Team Adrenaline scoops Slurpee Cup soccer championship

Comox Valley Team Adrenaline U13 girls soccer team travelled to Kamloops on the May long weekend with 14 of their players to compete in the annual Slurpee Cup Tournament.

Under the direction of head coach Jeff Howe and assistant coach Randall Heidt they dominated their division and came home with the gold.

The team played four games over three days against teams from Kamloops, Kelowna, Vernon and Prince George. In total, Team Adrenaline tallied 23 goals while goalie Taylor Souter allowed only one against.

In the championship game on Monday, May 23, Team Adrenaline defeated Kamloops Blaze 3-0. The final game MVP as chosen by the opposing team was Samantha Heidt.

On opening day, Team Adrenaline played two games. The first against Kelowna Dynamite resulted in a 1-1 tie, with Sydney Sunderland named the game MVP.  The second game against Prince George resulted in a lopsided win of 15-0. The opposing team recognized Annelies Burritt as game MVP.

Sunday’s game brought a match against Vernon United. Team Adrenaline won 4-0 to earn a berth in the final. Taylor Howe was game MVP.

“This tournament victory was a fantastic culmination of the 2015-16 soccer season for these dedicated players, who have worked together for three years to develop their soccer skills,” a spokesperson said.

 

Just Posted

Comox Valley Nature invites the public to learn about nature photography

Comox Valley Nature is hosting a public lecture on photography. Join Terry… Continue reading

Comox Valley Monarch Lions help ‘SPOT’ possible student vision problems

When Helen Keller challenged Lions Clubs International in 1925 to become “Knights… Continue reading

Vancouver Island brewery re-brands again after cryptic new logo failed

Victoria-based brewers said goodbye to confusing hexagon logo

North Island College Foundation helps more students than ever in the Comox Valley

More than 170 North Island College students in the Comox Valley received… Continue reading

VIDEO: Marvel Comics’ Stan Lee dies

Marvel co-creator was well-known for making cameo appearances in superhero movies

Comox Valley Nature invites the public to learn about nature photography

Comox Valley Nature is hosting a public lecture on photography. Join Terry… Continue reading

Vancouver Island remembers

Important stories shared as Islanders salute those who made the greatest sacrifice

Most fatal overdose victims did not have recent police contact: Stats Canada

11 per cent of those who fatally overdosed in B.C. had four or more contacts with the police

Who was Chris Bloomfield, the Mill Bay man shot by police?

A troubled man with a voracious appetite for illicit drugs and a non-conventional lifestyle

Calgarians head to the polls to declare ‘yea’ or ‘nay’ on Winter Games

The question “are you for or are you against hosting the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games?” was to be posed to them Tuesday in a plebiscite to help determine whether the city should move ahead with a bid.

Heir’s big birthday: 70 candles lined up for Prince Charles

Prince Charles turns 70 Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, still serving in the heir to the throne role he has filled since he was a young child.

Trudeau lays down challenge to companies in bid to boost trade with Asia

“Building the relationships, building the connections, building the facility and also changing mindsets — getting Canadian companies to see the opportunities we have around the world to partner and invest.”

CNN sues Trump, demanding return of Acosta to White House

CNN is asking for an immediate restraining order to return Acosta to the White House.

Most Read