VICTORIA – For the third time in four years the UVic Vikes women’s field hockey team has been crowned champion of the UVic Indoor Tournament that took place January 21 and 22 at the McKinnon Gym.
The Vikes capped off a successful weekend by beating the WildCats Vets 5-0 in the championship game.
It was an exciting 8-team tournament that drew teams from as far away as Calgary, AB. Other results from the tournament included Shawnigan High School scoring late to defeat the University of Calgary and secure third place, West Vancouver holding on to beat the WildCats Babies 1-0 to finish fifth and finally the UBC T-Birds outscoring the Cowichan Valley Vixens 7-5 to place seventh.
2017 UVic Indoor Tournament Final Standings
1: University of Victoria Vikes
2: WildCats Veterans
3: Shawnigan High School
4: University of Calgary Dinos
5: West Vancouver
6: WildCats Babies
7: University of British Columbia Thunderbirds
8: Cowichan Valley Vixens