Norsemen Dominate Castaway Wanderers


Story and photographs by Glenn Ivens (ISN)

February 16, 2013, Victoria, BC (ISN) – The Castaway Wanderers hosted the UVic Norsemen to Windsor Park on Saturday for a windy and chilly Vancouver Island Division 1 Times Cup match. The 3-1 Norsemen came away with a dominating performance as they downed the 2-2 Castaway Wanderers 61-19.

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UVic’s Doug Fraser shows finger tip control in Norsemen’s 61-19 win over the Castaway Wanderers on Saturday. (photo by Glenn Ivens)

UVic would get on the board early and often as they controlled play throughout the game. Issac Kaay, Steve Lam and Fergus Hall each scored a pair of tries in the win.

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UVic’s Fergus Hall continued his fine play on the season dotting down for a pair of tries in the Norsemen’s 61-19 victory over the Castaway Wanderers in Times Cup play on Saturday. (photo by Glenn Ivens – ISN)

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UVic’s Raubi Dillon dishes the ball while eluding the tackle of CW’s Mike Dalsin during Times Cup play at Windsor Park. (photo by Glenn Ivens – ISN)

The Castaway Wanderers, who couldn’t seem to put anything together had tries from Jake Morrison, Bruce Watson and Llyr Morris.

Both teams will be back in action on March 9 when UVic take on the league leading Velox Valhallians at Velox in a battle for top spot, while the CW boys will make the trek to Port Alberni to battle the Black Sheep.

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Mike Dalsin and the Castaway Wanderers came up on the short end of a 61-19 score against the UVic Norsemen in Times Cup play at Windsor Park on Saturday. (photo by Glenn Ivens – ISN)

In exhibition play the Velox Academy bested the Comox Kickers 38-31, while the Velox Valhallians, who were testing the Premier waters, lost to the Castaway Wanderers Premier side 37-5.