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Cheko Soto of the Cowichan Steelheads weaves around a Gorge player during last Saturday’s game at the Sherman Road turf. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Cowichan Steelheads wrap up league play with draw

Masters team will wait for provincial tournament

Cheko Soto of the Cowichan Steelheads weaves around a Gorge player during last Saturday’s game at the Sherman Road turf. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Keevan Webb
Keevan Webb
The Cowichan 49ers’ Stu Barker controls the ball during last Saturday’s match against Juan de Fuca. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Cowichan 49ers wrap league play

Grover Cup contenders dump JDF 6-0

The Cowichan 49ers’ Stu Barker controls the ball during last Saturday’s match against Juan de Fuca. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Fury out of Pearkes Cup, Quw’utsun match delayed

Fury out of Pearkes Cup, Quw’utsun match delayed

Quw’utsun will make up quarter-final match this Thursday

Fury out of Pearkes Cup, Quw’utsun match delayed
Nicola Mawson, pictured here in a recent home game, scored two goals in Cowichan United’s 5-0 win over Prospect Lake in Shergold Cup play last weekend. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

United moves on in cup, Cougars wait for provincials

Cowichan Div. 2 team rolls through pool play with perfect record

Nicola Mawson, pictured here in a recent home game, scored two goals in Cowichan United’s 5-0 win over Prospect Lake in Shergold Cup play last weekend. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Vancouver Whitecaps defender Jasser Khmiri, left, battles LA Galaxy forward Javier Hernandez, right, for a header during the first half of an MLS soccer match in Carson, Calif., Saturday, March 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)
Vancouver Whitecaps defender Jasser Khmiri, left, battles LA Galaxy forward Javier Hernandez, right, for a header during the first half of an MLS soccer match in Carson, Calif., Saturday, March 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)
A Fernwood Town player goes flying after a missed tackle on Cowichan Cougars scoring star Jenna Waddy. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Cowichan Cougars crush Fernwood 7-0 in cup play

O30A team staying alive in bid for Shergold playoffs

A Fernwood Town player goes flying after a missed tackle on Cowichan Cougars scoring star Jenna Waddy. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
The Cowichan 49ers’ Matt Arnett drives to the net to score his team’s second goal in last Saturday’s Tony Grover Cup quarter-final at the Sherman Road turf. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Cowichan 49ers into Grover Cup semis

Bid for a fourth title keeps going for Cowichan masters team

The Cowichan 49ers’ Matt Arnett drives to the net to score his team’s second goal in last Saturday’s Tony Grover Cup quarter-final at the Sherman Road turf. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Vancouver Whitecaps’ David Milinkovic, back left, and Sporting Kansas City’s Graham Zusi vie for the ball during the first half of an MLS soccer game in Vancouver, B.C., Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Whitecaps’ David Milinkovic, back left, and Sporting Kansas City’s Graham Zusi vie for the ball during the first half of an MLS soccer game in Vancouver, B.C., Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
The Farm Store Fury’s Ole Mackay chases the ball during his team’s win in George Pearkes Challenge Cup play last Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Fury and Quw’utsun peaking in Pearkes play

Both Cowichan Valley teams advance to quarter-finals

The Farm Store Fury’s Ole Mackay chases the ball during his team’s win in George Pearkes Challenge Cup play last Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Cowichan United’s Seleana Jack moves the ball during a league game earlier this season. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Shergold Cup split for Cowichan clubs

United wins, Cougars lose; cup play heads to Cowichan this weekend

Cowichan United’s Seleana Jack moves the ball during a league game earlier this season. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Cowichan LMG’s Keevan Webb holds off a Lakehill player in the second half of last Friday’s Jackson Cup match. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Early exit for LMG

For the first time since 2013, Cowichan LMG has taken an early…

Cowichan LMG’s Keevan Webb holds off a Lakehill player in the second half of last Friday’s Jackson Cup match. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Quw’utsun FC’s Devon Lepine beats a Gorge player to the ball during last Sunday’s game in Ladysmith. 
(Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Tired Quw’utsun FC takes on Gorge

Busy weekend in Campbell River wraps up with league game in Ladysmith

Quw’utsun FC’s Devon Lepine beats a Gorge player to the ball during last Sunday’s game in Ladysmith. 
(Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Steelheads striker Kevin Smith (left) and 49ers midfielder George Thomas chase after the ball during the all-Cowichan play-in game for the Tony Grover Cup tournament at the Sherman Road turf on Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

49ers slip past Steelheads in all-Cowichan Grover opener

The Cowichan 49ers will get to move on in the Tony Grover…

Steelheads striker Kevin Smith (left) and 49ers midfielder George Thomas chase after the ball during the all-Cowichan play-in game for the Tony Grover Cup tournament at the Sherman Road turf on Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Cowichan LMG’s Logan Kits leaps for the ball during last Friday’s Jackson Cup play-in game against Juan de Fuca, a 3-1 victory for Cowichan. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Cowichan LMG dumps JDF from cup

Grayson Chalifoux scored twice last Friday as Cowichan LMG earned its way…

Cowichan LMG’s Logan Kits leaps for the ball during last Friday’s Jackson Cup play-in game against Juan de Fuca, a 3-1 victory for Cowichan. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Two-goal scorer Stacey de Lusignan fends off a Prospect Lake defender as Cowichan pushes to tie the score last Sunday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Two-goal scorer Stacey de Lusignan fends off a Prospect Lake defender as Cowichan pushes to tie the score last Sunday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Cowichan United’s Sammy MacLean finds her way through the Saltspring United defence. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Cowichan United shuts out Saltspring

Enger preserves clean sheet with point-blank save

Cowichan United’s Sammy MacLean finds her way through the Saltspring United defence. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
The Cowichan 49ers (left) and Steelheads will square off one more time this season in a cup play-in game on the Sherman Road turf at 6 p.m. this Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Soccer rivals gear up for their biggest battle

Winner takes all as Cowichan 49ers face Cowichan Steelheads

The Cowichan 49ers (left) and Steelheads will square off one more time this season in a cup play-in game on the Sherman Road turf at 6 p.m. this Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Shown here in a home game earlier this season, Craig Gorman scored Cowichan LMG’s lone goal in a 1-1 draw with Bays United last weekend. (Citizen file)

Goalkeepers duel ends in a draw for Cowichan and Bays

It was cold on the pitch last Friday as Cowichan LMG battled…

Shown here in a home game earlier this season, Craig Gorman scored Cowichan LMG’s lone goal in a 1-1 draw with Bays United last weekend. (Citizen file)