RECAP: Day 3 at the 2018 U-17 Cup in Surrey, BC
Posted on 6 October 2018 in ↳ U-17 Cup
Ontario and Quebec won their groups on both sides of the U-17 Cup in Surrey, BC. The seeding phase kicks off on Day 4 with teams pushing for a place in the Gold Medal match on Teck Finals Day on 8 October.
2018 Boys U-17 Cup
Ontario, Quebec and Manitoba earned full points in winning their groups on Day 3. British Columbia also won Group D.
Winnipeg Bonivital SC (MB) 3:1 (PE) PEI FC
Bonivital SC defeated PEI FC 3-1 to close the group stage. The score was 1-1 at the half, with Manitoba’s Joseph Owikoti and PEI’s Roan Saengmeng trading goals. Ilyich Gharahmadani and Damian Truong added second half goals and Bonivital got the three points.
Saint Laurent (QC) 1:1 (3:1) (AB) Foothills FC
After a 1-1 tie after regulation time with goals scored by Quebec’s Mahdi Abbassi and Alberta’s Aribim Pepple, the two teams headed to penalty kicks to decide their fate in the group placings. Saint Laurent goalkeeper Jae Kyum Jeon made penalty kick saves and sealed the win for the Quebec team.
Vaughan SC (ON) 5:0 (NL) Feildians AA St. John's
Vaughan SC defeated 5-0 Feildians AA St. John's. Giancarlo Galuzzo scored two, and Joshua Pulla, Andrew Steko, and Justin Rehak had one goal.
Surrey United SC (BC) 2:1 (NS) Suburban FC
Surrey United SC beat Suburban FC 2-1 to take 1st place in their group. Goals for Surrey United were scored by Navraj Purewal and Jasdeep Gill, while James Spence scored for Suburban FC.
2018 Girls U-17 Cup
Quebec, Ontario and Nova Scotia each topped their respective groups with six points. BC won group D to move into the Gold Medal side of the seeding phase.
Lakeshore SC (QC) 5:1 (NL) St. John's SC
Latifah Abdu scored four goals for Lakeshore SC, as they defeated St John's SC 5:1. Wayny-Natasha and Balata Nguenign also scored for Lakeshore SC, while Sarah Lewis scored the lone goal for St John's SC.
Burlington Bayhawks (ON) 2:0 (NB) Fredericton District SA
The Burlington Bayhawks shut out Fredericton DSA 2-0 in a morning battle between the two teams. Jordan Faveri and Isabella Villaflor each scored for Burlington.
Suburban FC (NS) 3:2 (AB) Sherwood Park Phoenix
After Surburban FC took an early 2-0 lead on goals by Olivia Crowe and Sydney Kennedy, Sherwood Park Phoenix tied the game 2-2 through a Mya Harnish own goal, and a goal by Kaitlin Willisko. Olivia Crowe gave Surbuban FC a 3-2 victory on a free kick, bar down goal late.
Winnipeg FC Northwest (MB) 2:0 (BC) Surrey United SC
Surrey United SC fell to Winnipeg FC Northwest 2-0 who got first half goals from Tessa Carlin and Jordan Cistarelli.
2018 Toyota National Championships
Canada Soccer's Toyota National Championships run 3-8 October 2017 in Surrey, BC, Laval, QC, and Saskatoon, SK. At all age levels, the Toyota National Championships provide a meaningful soccer experience for host cities and participating teams, as well as the player, coaches, support staff, officials, and volunteers.