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The Upper Island Soccer Association provides administrative services to nine clubs situated on north-central Vancouver Island and the Sunshine Coast (Powell River). Our territory includes School District #68 (Nanaimo, Ladysmith) on the south, School District #70 (Alberni Valley) on the west, School District #69 (Parksville-Qualicum) on the east, north to School Districts #71 (Comox Valley) and SD#72 (Campbell River) and School District #47 (Powell River) on the mainland.
For links to our member clubs, please see the "Links" tab.
July 21, 2014
Office hours for Spring / Summer
Monday - Thursday - noon - 6:00pm
The office will be closed Thursday July 31 and August 6-15, 2014.
If you are a player, parent, coach or manager, and are looking for more information about soccer, click here for a diagram explaining the proper communication process.
Four Upper Island teams bring home medals from the BC Soccer Youth Provincial Chamionships!
July 10, 2014
A huge congratulations to all the athletes on the six Upper Island teams who participated in the BC Soccer Youth Provincial A and B Cup Championships July 3-6, 2014.
U13 Girls Powell River Predators - won Bronze in the B-Cup competition!
U14 Boys Riptide are the Provincial A Cup champions and Fair Play Award recipients - the first Riptide VIPL franchise team to bring home a Provincial title!
And, in an historic first, Upper Island teams have won both the A and B cup competitions in an age group -
U18 Girls Powell River Fury are the Provincial B Cup champions!
U18 Girls Storm are the Provincial A cup champions - the first Storm VIPL franchise team to bring home a Provincial title!
UISA players go to BC Summer games July 17-20, 2014
July 10, 2014
Congratulations to all the successful U12 players from the Upper Island who qualified for the Vancouver Island Region BC Summer games Boys and Girls soccer teams.
Hitting the pitch in Nanaimo from July 17-20 are:
U12 Boys - Fergus Hall (Campbell River), Luke Yeo (Comox), Corban Collett (Comox), Tyler Griffith (Comox), Josh Southern (Courtenay), Jack Bland (Lantzville) and Cameron Bell (Merville).
U12 Girls - Camryn Cline (Powell River), Molly Keyes (Courtenay), Mary Nicholls (Ladysmith), Melanie Royer (Comox), Jazmine Wilkinson (Nanaimo), Ava Wilson (Ladysmith) and Haley Wingert (Campbell River).
Good luck at the games!!!
Riptide Raffle winners announced!
July 4, 2014
The VIPL Riptide franchise held a raffle this spring and are pleased to announce that 1st prize (two tickets anywhere Westjet flies) was won by Joan Foster, with Pat Lidstone winning 2nd prize (complimentary residential soccer camp) and Tyler Somerville taking 3rd prize (a night at the Old House Hotel and Spa).
Congratulations to all our winners!
VIPL Storm 2014-15 Teams
June 10, 2014
Storm team selection is now complete!
Rosters are now posted on the Storm website for U14B, U14G, U15B, U15G, U16B, U16G, U17B, U17G, U18B and U18G.
VIPL Riptide 2014-2015 Teams
July 21, 2014
January 30, 2014
All players registered with the Upper Island Soccer Association during the 2013/14 Coastal Season are eligible to attend any BC Soccer sanctioned tournament up till July 31, 2014.
For a complete list of all BC Soccer sanctioned tournaments, please see BC Soccer website or click here
If you would like to attend tournaments out-of-the province or out-of-the-country OR after July 31, 2014, please contact the UISA Administrator for important information regarding eligibility and insurance AT LEAST 1 MONTH PRIOR to leaving.
Important Dates for 2013-2014
December 16, 2013
Sunday, March 16 & March 23 – BC Soccer SPRING BREAK-No Soccer
Saturday and/or Sunday, May 3/4 – Island Invitational Championships. Port Alberni to host.
Coastal Cup dates. Be prepared to play either day
Saturday and/or Sunday, March 29/30 - Coastal Cup Round of 16
Saturday and/or Sunday, April 5/6 – Coastal Cup Quarter Finals
Saturday and/or Sunday, April 12/13 - Coastal Cup Semi Finals
Saturday and/or Sunday, April 19/20 – Easter – no soccer
Saturday and/or Sunday, April 26/27 – Coastal Cup Finals
Provincial B-Cup Championships: Early July. Boys - Richmond, Girls - Chilliwack
Current Game Durations
DIVISION REGULATION OVERTIME BALLSIZE
U-18 2 equal halves of 45 minutes 2 equal halves of 15 minutes 5
U-17 2 equal halves of 45 minutes 2 equal halves of 15 minutes 5
U-16 2 equal halves of 40 minutes 2 equal halves of 10 minutes 5
U-15 2 equal halves of 40 minutes 2 equal halves of 10 minutes 5
U-14 2 equal halves of 35 minutes 2 equal halves of 10 minutes 5
U-13 2 equal halves of 35 minutes 2 equal halves of 10 minutes 5
U-12 2 equal halves of 30 minutes 4
*** AWAY TEAM is listed first on ALL website schedules ***
*** HOME TEAM is the SECOND team listed ***
Upper Island Soccer Association