Velox Rugby News – Update

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Paul Eby

May 22, 2013, Victoria, BC (ISN) – This Saturday is the second annual 7’s tournament held at Westhills stadium, organized by John Lyall. Action starts at 10am, goes until 7pm.

For those interested in playing but not yet on a squad, there will be Barbarian squads in both men’s and women’s divisions. Contact John @ to put your name in. There will also be a single game of front row 7’s, tentatively set for 4pm.

Full schedule is online at

Langford Summer Camp

Also out at Westhills, the club is organizing another Summer camp for kids July 8-12. Boys and girls U10, U12, and U14. You can get all the details at

Player Awards

From the season-end banquet, here is a list of the awards handed out:


MVP (as chosen by players) -Mars

Best back (2nd in MVP votes) – Courtney Sims

Rookie – Cherise Pie

Coaches pick – Brittany Sims


MVP Cam Bell

Best forward Ryan Waldriff

Coaches award Dale Grimston

Best Rookie Jason Allen


Cody Walker MVP

Ty Hunter most improved

Ricki Bown coaches choice


Best Back: Dave Jack

Wily Vet: Lunk

MVP: Ahurei Young

Langford: Jamie

Also given out that night was the George Jones Award, for the second straight year going to Phil Erb. The volunteer of the year award went to Natalie the trainer.