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Upper Island VIPL Storm 2014-2015 tryouts for U15-U18
April 22, 2014
U15-U18 Boys and Girls born 1997-2000 from Upper Island South (Qualicum, Parksville, Nanaimo, Ladysmith and Port Alberni) are now being evaluated for the 2014-2015 VIPL Storm teams.
All players wanting to try out must register online, using the 2014Storm Player Evaluation Form on the UISA website. There is a $25 fee for evaluations, and each player will receive a Storm t-shirt to be worn for all tryouts, which they keep.
U15 Girls Storm evaluations: Wednesday, April 23 2014, 5:00-6:30 PM, Forrest field in Ladysmith; Sunday April 27, 2014, 2:00-3:30PM, Kwalikum Secondary School, Qualicum Beach and Wednesday, April 30 2014, 5:00-6:30PM at Merle Logan turf, Nanaimo.
U16-18 Girls Storm evaluations: Wednesday, May 7 2014, 5:00-6:30PM, Forrest field, Ladysmith and Sunday, May 11, 2014, 3:30-5:00PM, Merle Logan field, Nanaimo.
U15 Boys Storm evaluations: Wednesday, April 23 2014, 6:30-8:00 PM, Forrest field in Ladysmith and Sunday April 27, 2014, 3:30-5:00PM, Kwalikum Secondary School, Qualicum Beach.
U16-18 Boys Storm evaluations: Wednesday, May 7 2014, 6:30-8:00PM, Forrest field, Ladysmith and Sunday, May 11, 2014, 5:00-6:30PM, Merle Logan field, Nanaimo.
Upper Island VIPL Riptide player tryouts 2014-2015
April 17, 2014
U14-U18 players are now being evaluated for Upper Island North Riptide VIPL teams.
New U15-18 players interested in joining Riptide teams will attend tryouts in late April/early May, as organised directly by the team coach.
Online registration is now closed. For further information regarding registering at this time, please contact the team coach for your specific age directly -see the full announcement or the UISA website for the list of Riptide coaches.
U14 Riptde tryouts: Sunday April 27, 2014 by invitation only - girls at 10:30 AM, boys at 2 PM at Vanier #1 and #2 fields, Courtenay.
U15 Boys Riptide tryouts: Sun May 4 and Sun May 11, 2014, 10:30 AM-12:30 PM, Vanier fields, Courtenay. Players must register for tryouts - no walkups will be accepted.
U17 Boys Riptide tryouts: Friday, April 25 and Friday, May 2, 2014, 5:00-7:00PM, Queneesh field, Courtenay. Players must register for tryouts - no walkups will be accepted.
U15 Girls Riptide tryouts: Sunday, April 27 2014, 2:00-4:00PM, Vanier fields, Courtenay; Sunday May 4 and Sunday May 11, 2014, 12:30-2:30PM, Vanier fields, Courtenay. Players must register for tryouts - no walkups will be accepted.
U16 Girls Riptide tryouts: Saturday April 26, 4-6PM, ValleyView 2, Courtenay; Wednesday May 7, 5-7PM, Brooklyn school field (formerly Lazo), Comox; Saturday May 10, 10 AM - noon, Brooklyn school field (formerly Lazo), Comox. Players must register for tryouts - no walkups will be accepted.
U17/18 Girls Riptide tryouts: Sunday April 27 and Sunday May 4, 11 AM - 1PM, Vanier fields, Courtenay. If needed, Sunday May 11. Players must register for tryouts - no walkups will be accepted.
For all questions about VIPL Riptide...please contact UpperIslandRiptide@gmail.com
VIPL Riptide 2014/15 Season Coaches
April 22, 2014
Riptide are pleased to announce our coaching staff for the 2014/2015 Season.
U14 Boys Stephen Hall U14 Girls Jim Stewart U15 Boys Bruce Mitchell U15 Girls Jonathan Bos U16 Girls Ash Mohtadi U17 Boys Paul West U18 Boys Henry Roller U18 Girls Mike Oldale
VIPL Storm 2014/15 Season coaches
April 22, 2014
VIPL Storm is pleased to announce the Storm Head Coaches for the 2014/15 season:
U14 Boys – Rob Houtman U14 Girls – Kathleen Nicholls U15 Boys – Bill Merriman U15 Girls – Chris Arnett U16 Boys – Carl Neibel U16 Girls – John Lee U17 Girls – Larry Stefanek U18 Girls – Iain Baird U17 & 18 Boys – to be determined
Sponsor - Comox Valley RV
Thank you to Comox Valley RV for their support of the UI-North Riptide 1998 Girls. For more information, please visit our Sponsors page.
Sponsor - Sea Roamer Marine Services
Thank you to Sea Roamer Marine Services for their support of the UI-North Riptide 1998 Girls. For more information, please visit our Sponsors page.
Important Dates for the 2013-2014 VIPL Season
Saturday and/or Sunday, Mar 15/16 and Mar22/23 – BC Soccer SPRING BREAK-No Soccer
Saturday and/or Sunday, Mar 29/30 – VIPL 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
Sunday, April 20 – Easter-NO Soccer
Saturday and/or Sunday, April 26/27 –Coastal Cup Finals
Thursday, July 3 – Sunday July 6 – A Cup Provincials Burnaby, BC
Important Game Scheduling Info
January 7, 2014
From VIPL Policy and Procedures version 6 (September 1, 2013) -
2.6 Playing Fields and Game Start Times
(a) UISA will only schedule VIPL games on fields in the Nanaimo Regional District or
the Comox Valley Regional District and the Campbell River Regional District.
(b) LISA fields will only schedule VIPL games on fields in the Capital Regional District or
the Cowichan Valley Regional District
(c) All VIPL games, except VIPL games involving a LISA Team vs. UI-Riptide, must not
start prior to 12 noon, nor start later than 4:00 p.m., unless both coaches agree to a
change in time.
Game times involving a UI-Riptide team with Powell River players* must start no earlier than 12 noon and no later than 1:00pm unless the UI-Riptide coaches agrees.
Note: This practice allows Powell River players to travel on the most suitable ferry schedule.
Game times involving a UI-Riptide team without Powell River players must not start
prior to 12 noon, nor start later then 2:00p.m.
(d) The VIPL Scheduler must be advised of any game time change.
(e) The Home team is responsible for nets, corner flags and lining of field.
*teams with Powell River players in 2013-2014 are Boys U16, Girls U14, Girls U18
Game Times and Locations
Please ensure game times and locations are posted on the VIPL website by Wednesday, 6:00pm PRIOR to game day. UI Teams, please forward info to UI Administrator. LI teams, please follow directions sent from LISA. Any problems inputting times/locations, please contact the UISA Administrator at UpperIslandSoccerOffice@gmail.com or 250-792-0570
HOME and AWAY teams, please report game scores to the UISA Administrator after each game at UpperIslandSoccerOffice@gmail.com.
*Please state divison, teams, score and location ie: U15B UI Riptide 1 vs LI Saanich Fusion 1, Lochside Park
****AWAY team listed 1st:HOME team listed 2nd****
updated September 2, 2011
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