Soccer (m) News

Men's Soccer Open Tryouts

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VIU Mariner Men's Soccer Tryouts Aug 1-3

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Hope and Health - Boot it Forward

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VIU is proud to be involved with Hope and Health, a soccer-based movement that engages Indigenous youth and children to improve long-term health and life outcomes. A recent initiative is the "Boot it Forward" campaign

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Men's Soccer ID Camp

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June 16th the VIU Men's Soccer Team ID Camp will take place at the NDSS Turf field from 1-4pm.

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Stefanek hired as new VIU Men’s Soccer Coach

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VIU Mariner Athletic Department is pleased to announce that Larry Stefanek has been hired as the new Men’s Soccer Coach.

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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

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Nanaimo Sports Achievement Awards

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VIU Mariners finalists for awards

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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.

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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.

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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.

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2017 CCAA National Men's Soccer Champs!!

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The VIU Mariners Men's Soccer Team are National Champions. On a rain soaked night in Nanaimo, the Mariners used an early first half goal and hung on for the 1-0 win over the Douglas Royals.

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