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Four Men's Teams Crowned 2016 BC Soccer Provincial Champions

Metro Ford PCE, Guilford FC, Pegasus FC and Campo Atletico all crowned Provincial Champions following a Special Olympics Showcase match that finished 1-1

Vancouver BC, May 14, 2016 – BC Soccer crowned four adult men’s soccer teams Provincial Champions, two of which will be heading to the Canada Soccer Club Nationals.  The four Men’s Provincial Cup matches took place on Saturday May 14th, at  Westhills Stadium in Langford with the women’s provincial champinoship matches taking place on Sunday May 15th.

“The BC Soccer Adult Provincial Championships always produce some great matches and this year was no exception,” said Rob Brown, BC Soccer VP of Adult. “A huge congratulations goes to all of the teams who competed and I also want thank the BC Soccer Adult Competitions Committee for all of the hours of hard work they have dedicated throughout the year as well as the VISL and LIWSA for all of their help with this great provincial championships weekend.”

The Men’s Championships kicked off on Sunday at 10:30 A.M. in Langford with the final match of the BC Soccer Adult Provincial Cup Finals taking place at 3:00 P.M.

The Keith Millar Cup (Men’s B) featured Rinos Fury who were defeated by Campo Atletico League 2-0. 

The Deryl Hughes Cup (Men’s 35+) featured Croatia FC from the Vancouver Metro Soccer League who were defeated by Metro-Ford PCE also of the Vancouver Metro Soccer League 2-1.Metro-Ford PCE will head off to the Canada Soccer Western National Championships in October of 2016.
 
The Doug Day Cup (Men’s U21) featured Guildford FC who defeated EDC Burnaby 2-0
 
The Men’s A Cup concluded the BC Soccer Adult Provincial Cup Finals and featured Pegasus FC of the Vancouver Metro Soccer League who defeated Coquitlam Metro-Ford Wolves from the Vancouver Metro Soccer League 2-1.  Pegasus FC will now move onto the Canada Soccer Club Nationals in October.

ViaSport Productions powered the streaming of all of the Provincial Championships and BC Soccer would like to thank them for all of their work.  To see the archived footage from the streams please visit: www.viasport.ca

For more information on the Provincial Championships and for a full list of results please visit: http://adultprovincials.bcsoccer.net

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About BC Soccer

BC Soccer is the provincial sport governing body with the mission to govern, promote and develop the game of soccer in British Columbia in a professional and progressive manner. Established in 1907, BC Soccer is the largest provincial sport organization (PSO) in BC and the third largest soccer specific PSO in Canada with over 150,000 participants.  As a professional not-for-profit society and a member of Canada Soccer, BC Soccer is committed to providing the widest opportunities for existing and potential participants, as well as provide support in the most effective and appropriate way for current players, parents, volunteers, member clubs, leagues and districts.  

BC Soccer is comprised of more than 120,000 registered players, over 2,200 registered referees, and thousands of volunteer coaches, administrators and soccer leaders. Working with its 40 member Youth Districts and 11 Adult Leagues as well as their affiliate member clubs, BC Soccer operates under the guiding principles of Professional Leadership, Passionate Service and Progressive Collaboration. In managing its relationships throughout the larger soccer community, BC Soccer’s vision is to ensure every British Columbian has the opportunity to be involved in soccer as part of a lifelong commitment to active, health and involved lifestyle.