Mixed results for soccer

October 13th, 2008

Women , Saturday vs Kwantlen -1, VIU -0
VIU women dominated the game right from the start and were unlucky on numerous occasions. Kwantlen scored the lone goal of the game in the 32nd minutes on one of it's two shots in the game, VIU had a 22 to 2 shots edge and 9 corners to 1 but could not find the back of the net. " We could have won this game by five or six, we had so many quality chances and were unlucky, we really broke them down defensively, they had a hard time dealing with our speed".

For the second game in a row against the Heat Mariners scored two early goals, Jolene Nagy on a PK and Sarah Schermerhorn's brilliant finish from 30 yards out. Kate Flynn made it 3-0 at half.
Andrea Strebel made it 4-0 with a breakaway goal midway through the second half, the Heat got a consolation goal in the dying minutes. "We took our chances really well today, we played two quality games this weekend and will need to do the same next weekend" comments Coach Anup kang . The Mariner men tied Kwantlen 2-2 and beat UBC-O 6-2 placing them tied for 5th and one point out of playoffs.

The final home game takes place this Saturday against the first place Capilano Blues.
Game times women 1pm Men 3pm !!
MUST wins for the Mariners !!