United wins home opener, Red Arrow drops to 0-2 with home loss

Cowichan United opened their season with a home win over Vic West FC at the Sherman Road turf last Saturday evening.

Cowichan United opened their Div. 2 Vancouver Island Soccer League season with a home win over Vic West FC at the Sherman Road turf last Saturday evening.

Dan Citra, Jordan Korven, Kevin Smith and Stevan Zorich scored for Cowichan in the 4-1 victory.

Also on Saturday, Cowichan’s new Div. 3A entry sponsored by the Red Arrow Brewing Company dropped to 0-2 with a 6-0 loss to Hellas FC at Sherman Road. Jeff Lederer was named Red Arrow’s MVP for the game.

The previous Friday, Red Arrow lost 2-1 on the road against SFFC Boshka at Lochside Park. Brooke Lisson scored Cowichan’s lone goal.

Both teams will hit the road this Saturday: United will head to Nanaimo, while Red Arrow will visit Gorge Us-Guys.