Soccer (m) Roster
No. Athlete Position Height Yr Program Hometown High School
1 Evan CARR Goalkeeper 6'0" 2 Bachelor of Science Victoria, BC Oak Bay
2 Cole SENCHAR Defender 6'6" 1 Bachelor of Arts - Phed Parksville, BC Ballenas
3 Bradley SAGER Defender 6'2" 1 None Victoria, BC Belmont
4 Ryan MCCURDY Defender 6'2" 4 Exploratory University Studies Belfast, Northern Ireland Brookfield
5 Grant HOOPER Midfielder 5'8" 1 Bachelor of Graphic Design Smithers, BC Smithers
6 Miles BOULTON Midfielder 5'8" 1 Business Administration Duncan, BC Cowichan
7 Shun TAKANO Midfielder 5'6" 3 ESL Chiba, Japan Ryukei Kashiwa
8 Thompson NELSON Midfielder 5'8" 1 Child and Youth Care Victoria, BC Reynolds
9 Taylor ARBOUR Forward 6'2" 3 Bachelor of Science Campbell River, BC Cari High
10 Victor BLASCO Forward 5'10" 5 ESL Palma de Mallorca, Spain IES Bendinat
11 Hussein BEHERY Forward 5'8" 3 BACHELOR OF ARTS - GENERAL Cairo, Egypt American Inter
12 Nikolas MELLINO Midfielder 5'7" 1 BACHELOR OF ARTS Calgary, AB Western Canada
13 Reid DAVIDSON Defender 6'0" 1 Recreation Tourism 100 Mile House, BC Peter Skene Ogden
14 Douglas MTATABIKWA Forward 5'11" 1 BACHELOR OF ARTS Harare, Zimbabwe Riverton
15 Max MOEHN Midfielder 5'8" 1 Business Administration Germany Hochschule Mainz
16 Malcolm SIMARD Defender 5'11" 1 Bachelor of Graphic Design Victoria, BC Oak Bay
17 Griffin DOUGLAS Midfielder 5'11" 1 BACHELOR OF ARTS Nanaimo, BC Woodlands
18 Stephon KRIEGEL Forward 6'2" 1 Business Administration Nanaimo, BC Dover Bay
19 Joel HARRY Defender 5'10" 5 BACHELOR OF ARTS Powell River, BC Brooks
20 Grayson CHALIFOUX Defender 6'1" 1 Exploratory University Studies Comox, BC Mark Isfeld
22 Nathan MACGOUGAN Forward 5'9" 1 Bachelor of Science Nanaimo, BC Dover Bay
24 Karson KROETSCH Midfielder 5'9" 1 BACHELOR OF ARTS Campbell River, BC Carihi
25 Juan RUBIANO Midfielder 5'9" 1 Exploratory University Studies Nanaimo, BC Dover Bay
27 Rory PLUYM Goalkeeper 6'2" 1 Recreation & Sport Management Port Alberni, BC ADSS
Head Coach: Larry STEFANEK
Assistant Coach: Gary SMITH
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#1
Evan CARR
Goalkeeper, Sophomore
6'0"
Bachelor of Science
Victoria, BC
Oak Bay

Awards or Accomplishments
: Oak Bay Club Sports Award, Colonist Cup Winner, x3 Vancouver island AAA High School Soccer Champion, x3 AAA High School City Champion, x3 High School Honor Roll, x1 High School Honors with distinction

Previous teams: Bays United

High school Coach: Richard Fast, Brent Garraway

Favorite food : Bacon
Favorite movie: Ocean's 11
Favorite athlete: David De Gea
Pre game ritual: Touch both posts and crossbar before kickoff
Warm up Song: Won't back down - Eminem
Best sports moment: Winning the Colonist Cup with Oak Bay High Senior Soccer team
Nobody believes me when I tell them: I was raised in the Canadian Rocky mountains
My favorite toy as a child was: Bionicles
I never tire of talking about: Soccer
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: On a field somewhere playing soccer

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#2
Cole SENCHAR
Defender, Freshman
6'6"
Bachelor of Arts - Phed
Parksville, BC
Ballenas

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#3
Bradley SAGER
Defender, Freshman
6'2"
None
Victoria, BC
Belmont

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#4
Ryan MCCURDY
Defender, Senior
6'2"
Exploratory University Studies
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Brookfield

2017 CCAA National Champion
2017 CCAA Tournament All-Star

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#5
Grant HOOPER
Midfielder, Freshman
5'8"
Bachelor of Graphic Design
Smithers, BC
Smithers

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#6
Miles BOULTON
Midfielder, Freshman
5'8"
Business Administration
Duncan, BC
Cowichan

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#7
Shun TAKANO
Midfielder, Junior
5'6"
ESL
Chiba, Japan
Ryukei Kashiwa

2017-18 CCAA National Champion
2017-18 CCAA MVP
2017-18 PACWEST League All-Star
2016-17 CCAA All-Canadian
2016-17 PACWEST Player of the year
2016-17 PACWEST 1st team league All-Star
2016-17 VIU Mariner Freshmen Athlete of the year

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#8
Thompson NELSON
Midfielder, Freshman
5'8"
Child and Youth Care
Victoria, BC
Reynolds

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#9
Taylor ARBOUR
Forward, Junior
6'2"
Bachelor of Science
Campbell River, BC
Cari High

Awards or Accomplishments:
UI Riptide Scholarship 2015
VIU Athletic Scholarship 2015

Previous teams: UI Riptide

High school Coach: John Jepson

Club Coach: Henry Roller

Favorite food : Perogies
Favorite movie: Semi-Pro
Favorite athlete: Anthony Martial
Pre game ritual: Putting my jersey on last
Warm up Song: Work REMIX- A$AP Ferg
Best sports moment: Scoring my first VIU goal
Nobody believes me when I tell them: That I know all the lyrics to Ice Ice Baby- Vanilla Ice
My favorite toy as a child was: Soccer Ball
I never tire of talking about: Manchester United or music
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Enjoying my career as a physiotherapist and hopefully have started a family.

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#10
Victor BLASCO
Forward, Senior
5'10"
ESL
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
IES Bendinat

2017 CCAA National Champion
2014 CCAA National Silver medalist
2014 PACWEST Provincial Silver Medalist
2014 PACWEST player of the year
2014 PACWEST rookie of the year
2014 PACWEST League leader in scorer

Former Whitecap FC 2 player

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#11
Hussein BEHERY
Forward, Junior
5'8"
BACHELOR OF ARTS - GENERAL
Cairo, Egypt
American Inter

2017 CCAA National Champions

Previous teams: JS Hercules

High school Coach:

Club Coach: Pekka Haaranen

Favorite food : Steak
Favorite movie: Forrest Gump
Favorite athlete: Leo Messi
Pre game ritual: Read a verse from the Quran
Warm up Song: Just a dream
Best sports moment: Helping my team in Finland promote from 3rd to 2nd division.
Nobody believes me when I tell them: I don’t live a pyramid
My favorite toy as a child was: Barcelona soccer ball
I never tire of talking about: how good barcelona are
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? : Im sure God is planning something good for me

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#12
Nikolas MELLINO
Midfielder, Freshman
5'7"
BACHELOR OF ARTS
Calgary, AB
Western Canada

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#13
Reid DAVIDSON
Defender, Freshman
6'0"
Recreation Tourism
100 Mile House, BC
Peter Skene Ogden

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#14
Douglas MTATABIKWA
Forward, Freshman
5'11"
BACHELOR OF ARTS
Harare, Zimbabwe
Riverton

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#15
Max MOEHN
Midfielder, Freshman
5'8"
Business Administration
Germany
Hochschule Mainz

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#16
Malcolm SIMARD
Defender, Freshman
5'11"
Bachelor of Graphic Design
Victoria, BC
Oak Bay

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#17
Griffin DOUGLAS
Midfielder, Freshman
5'11"
BACHELOR OF ARTS
Nanaimo, BC
Woodlands

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#18
Stephon KRIEGEL
Forward, Freshman
6'2"
Business Administration
Nanaimo, BC
Dover Bay

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#19
Joel HARRY
Defender, Senior
5'10"
BACHELOR OF ARTS
Powell River, BC
Brooks

2017 CCAA National Champion

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#20
Grayson CHALIFOUX
Defender, Freshman
6'1"
Exploratory University Studies
Comox, BC
Mark Isfeld

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#22
Nathan MACGOUGAN
Forward, Freshman
5'9"
Bachelor of Science
Nanaimo, BC
Dover Bay

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#24
Karson KROETSCH
Midfielder, Freshman
5'9"
BACHELOR OF ARTS
Campbell River, BC
Carihi

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#25
Juan RUBIANO
Midfielder, Freshman
5'9"
Exploratory University Studies
Nanaimo, BC
Dover Bay

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#27
Rory PLUYM
Goalkeeper, Freshman
6'2"
Recreation & Sport Management
Port Alberni, BC
ADSS