Story and Photographs by Glenn Ivens (ISN)


April 2, 2013, Victoria, BC (ISN) – With the spring weather comes the Provincial Soccer Championships and BC Soccer held its Adult Provincial Cup Soccer Draw on Tuesday at The Strathcona Hotel in Victoria, BC.


The event was open to the players and coaches as well as streamed on line and nearly 2000 players from 90 teams waited anxiously to find out the fate of their clubs.

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Paul Mullen, Executive Director of BC Soccer (L) and Keld Brodsgaard, 1st Vice President of BC Soccer welcomed those in attendence as well as those watching on line as BC Soccer held its draw for the Provincial Adult Soccer Championships on Tuesday in Victoria, BC. (photos by Glenn Ivens – ISN)


Competions Co Ordinator for BC Soccer Dan Turvill explained the process for the Provincial Adult Soccer Championship draw held at The Strathcona Hotel in Victoria, BC on Tuesday. (photo by Glenn Ivens – ISN)

The Provincial Cup play downs will begin April 13-14 with the Round of 16, followed by the Quarter Finals on April 20-21, and Semi Finals April 27-28 with the Vancouver Island Soccer League and Lower Island Women’s Soccer Association co-hosting a Super Soccer Saturday on May 11 when all the Adult Provincial Final matches will be played at Bear Mountain Stadium in Langford, BC.

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BC Soccer held its Provincial Adult Soccer Championship draw on Tuesday at Victoria’s Strathcona Hotel. Several different people were selected to draw the names for the different divisions. Left to Right – Above: Michael Bradley, David Duke, Kjeld Brodsgaard; Below: Carl Valentine, Tracy David, Roger Barnes (photos by Glenn Ivens – ISN)

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The 1st round match ups are as follows:

Men’s A Cup

Langley FC vs. Lakehill Reds

Cowichan vs. FVSL – Team to be Determined

Delta United Hurricanes vs. West Van FC

Bays United vs. Metro Ford Wolves

Columbus FC vs. Abbotsford Magnuson Ford United

Westcoast FC Selects vs. Vancouver Thunderbirds

Saanich Fusion vs. Surrey United Firefighters

ICST Pegasus vs. Estrella de Chile

Women’s Premier Cup

Surrey United Premier, Castaways FC, Prospect Lake SC, NSGSC Renegades all received byes into the Quarter Finals.

Saanich Fusion vs. Victoria Athletics

Richmond FC vs. Langley United Action

Peninsula CO-OP Highlanders vs. CMFSC Extreme

Westside FC vs. Columbus FC

Men’s B – Keith Millar Cup

Comox Valley United vs. South Burnaby Fighting Irish

Burnaby Hotspur FC vs. Port Moody SC Blues

Surrey FC Coyotes vs. FC DSBH Kelevra

Richmond Athletics vs. Richmond All Blacks

Prospect Lake Lakers vs. Meroloma FC

Langley FC Dynamo vs. Campbell River

Ajyal Tigers vs. Westcoast FC Celtic

Rino’s Fury vs. Sarajevo FC

Women’s B – Leeta Sokalski Cup

NSGSC Impact, Magnuson Mariners, BGSCCFC Selects, Richmond FC Selects, Gorge FC all receive byes into the Quarter Finals.

Dasmesh United vs. Prospect Lake SC

Outlaws vs. Richmond SC Stingrays

Vic West FC vs. Castaways FC

Master’s – Deryl Hughes Cup

North Delta SC Rangers vs. Surrey FC Temple United

UVic vs. Castaways Juniors

Roma FC vs. PCOV

West Van FC vs. Coastal FC Peace Arch

Gorge FC Backfit vs. Columbus FC

Powell River Villa vs. Westside FC

PoCo Castillians vs. Howe Sound FC

Delta United vs. Sapperton Rovers

Classics Cup

Gorge FC will play a team to be determined in the Championship Final

U-21 Men’s – Doug Day Cup

North Coquitlam United vs. Guildford FC

Westcastle United vs. Bays United FC

Metro Ford Jr. Wolves vs. SFFC Titans

Rino’s Vancouver vs. Estrella de Chile

Mid Island Highlanders vs. Gorge FC

West Van FC vs. Aldergrove United

PMSC Lordco Gunners vs. Richmond TSS Olympics

Highlanders Prospects vs. Langley FC

U-21 – Women’s Cup

CCB United vs. Langley United in the Championship Final