Soccer (m) News

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JOB POSTING Hiring Men's Soccer Coach

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Job posting for VIU Head Soccer Coach of men's program


Nanaimo Sports Achievement Awards

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VIU Mariners finalists for awards


Men's Soccer HC Bill Merriman retires

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Vancouver Island University head coach of the men’s soccer team Bill Merriman is retiring after 9 successful seasons with the Mariners. Bill took over the program in 2009 and had instant success, winning a PACWEST silver medal in his first year and then went on to win a CCAA National Championship in 2010. Under Bill’s leadership the team continued to find success, winning national medals in 2011, 2012, 2014 and then the most special of all, another CCAA National Championship this year on home turf.


Mariner First Half Headliners

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Vancouver Island University's director of high performance sport Stephanie White says there were two sporting achievements that stood out above the rest in the first four months of the school year. At the top of the list is the men's soccer team winning the CCAA national championship on home soil Remembrance Day weekend.


Going For GOLD !!

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The VIU Mariners offense fired on all cylinders after a first half deficit, defeating the NAIT Ooks 6-1 to advance to Saturday’s Gold Medal Game at the 2017 CCAA Men’s Soccer National Championship.