Five B.C. medals for Kelowna United

Girls rep soccer teams win two silver at Provincial B Cup in Penticton, three bronze for boys in West Vancouver

The Kelowna United U13 boys wear their bronze medals following the Les Sinnott Provincial Cup soccer championship in West Vancouver.

Kelowna United teams struck for five medals at the 2016 Provincial B Cup girls and boys soccer championships.

At the girls provincials last weekend in Penticton, the United U13 and United U15 teams captured silver medals.

The U13s, coached by Hank Van De Leest, posted a 2-0-1 record to finish in second place, defeating Prince George and Williams Lake, and tying the SurDel Spartans.

The Kelowna U15 girls were a perfect 3-0, but were edged out for the gold by Surrey FC which had a better goals for/against ratio. United recorded wins over Vernon, Powell River and Williams Lake.

The U13 girls, coached by Jill Lommer, placed sixth, the United U14 girls placed fifth, the Kelowna U16 girls were seventh, and the U18 girls were fifth.

• United boys

In West Vancouver, at the Les Sinnott Memorial Boys Provincial Cup, three United teams won bronze medals—the U13, U14 and U17 boys.

The U13 boys finished with a 2-1 record, defeating North Van and Prince George and losing to Saanich.

Kelowna U14s won two of three games, beating Williams Lake and Terrace and losing to Surrey.

The U17s posted a 1-1-1 record, tying VUFC, beating Cowichan and losing to Surrey.

The United U18 boys took fifth place overall.

 

Just Posted

Interior Health holding immunization clinic in Vernon Saturday

IH issues list of Okanagan meningococcal immunization clinics

‘Game changer” research deal between three B.C. Interior universities

UBCO, TRU, UNBC say deal will help innovation, research, aid students and increase quality of life

Okanagan’s first Christmas was cold and bleak

Father Pandosy and his crew likely spent their first Christmas cold and hungry

Suspect nabbed in stolen truck

After ramming a police car, Kelowna cops use spike-belt to stop stolen vehicle

VIDEO: Average Canadian food bill to rise by $348 in 2018

Atlantic Canada and B.C. will see the most increases for consumers

One convicted, two cleared in 2014 deaths of men in B.C.’s Cariboo

Andrew Jongbloets convicted of manslaughter in deaths of Matthew Hennigar, 23 and Kalvin Andy, 22

Accused Shuswap drug smuggler to be extradited

Supreme Court of Canada upholds extradition order for accused Shuswap drug smuggler, Colin Martin

AHUS patient Shantee Anaquod is home for Christmas

Less than a month after receiving first dose of $750K drug, 23 year old healthy enough to go home

Firefighter dies, thousands more take on California blaze

This is second death linked to the Thomas fire, northwest of Los Angeles

Moose calves rescued in northern B.C. are ‘golden nuggets:’ researcher

Calves discovered near Prince George in late May. Mother had been killed by a car

Missing Alberta man could be headed to Victoria

Police in Alberta say Vernon “Allan” Pickard has not been heard from since late November

Cineplex charges extra at some Star Wars screenings

Fans are getting a surprise twist at the box office with extra $1 charges for assigned seating

Police investigating firearms report at mall

Police received the call at about 5:15 p.m. Thursday evening at Cherry Lane Mall

Most Read