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Pacific FC calls on veteran Island player Ryan McCurdy

April 17, 2019
They are known as walk-ons in other sports. But they are trialists in soccer, which has its own parlance. Whatever you call Ryan McCurdy, call him a pro player with Pacific FC. The 27-year-old . . .

Pacific FC adds former MLS defender Blake Smith

April 8, 2019
Pacific FC has responded to the season-ending injury to defender Marcel de Jong by adding former MLS Montreal Impact defender Blake Smith on loan from FC Cincinnati of the MLS. Smith, out of the . . .

Pacific FC hopes purple reigns on home turf

April 4, 2019
Want to design a sports jersey?Why not ask the players who have to wear them? Or at least a former player.Through a pro soccer career in Europe, and 43 games for Canada, defender Josh Simpson had . . .

Youthful Westcastle grabs hold of Jackson Cup

April 1, 2019
It takes the eyes of outsiders sometimes to see what you take for granted. The newest, and uniquely freshest, team in the Vancouver Island Soccer League captured the 104th Jackson Cup . . .

Upstart Westcastle United takes on experienced Bays for Jackson Cup

March 30, 2019
The Jackson Cup tournament has seen a lot over its previous 103 editions. Its pitches have been graced by World Cup players George Pakos, Jamie Lowery, Ian Bridge and other highly capped Canadian . . .

UVic Vikes soccer teams spring into action

March 22, 2019
Pro goalkeeper Mark Village, now with Pacific FC of the Canadian Premier League, said that among his fondest memories from his university soccer playing career with the Fraser Valley Cascades was . . .

Second heart transplant for former soccer star Simon Keith

March 18, 2019
Victoria-raised former soccer star Simon Keith, who made world headlines as the first player to play pro soccer after a heart transplant, received a second heart transplant Sunday and a kidney . . .

Pacific FC loses star Marcel de Jong to injury

March 15, 2019
Pacific FC CEO and general manager Rob Friend has described the season-ending injury to 56-time Canada-capped Marcel de Jong as a “massive loss.” The left-back, who came to Pacific FC after three. . .

Pacific FC getting good look at local talent

March 13, 2019
Familiar faces have been invited as trialists to fill out the roster at the Pacific FC training camp on the Pacific Institute for Sports Excellence pitch in Saanich.Pacific FC, one of seven founding . . .

Jackson Cup chase starting to heat up

March 8, 2019
Whether it’s the big-league FA Cup or the Vancouver Island Soccer League’s Jackson Cup, it’s the luck of the random draw that makes any soccer Cup competition so unpredictable. Westcastle United . . .

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