Football runs deep in Saanich, 13 of the club’s finest footballers have been selected to play in the 2012/2013 Vancouver Island Soccer League All Star games.
Thirteen represents the most players selected from any one club youth or men to play in the All Star games. This is a great achievement not only for the players selected, but also for all the volunteers and club members who make football a great part of their lives. The club’s Division One coach Steph Steiner and Murray Smith will be coaching the Challenger team in the Division 1/2 All Star Game.
Eight players from SFFC will represent the club in the Division 1/2 All Star game, they are: Patrick Nelson, Cooper Barry, Cardin Davis, Matthias Raps, Paul Contumelias, and Ryan Hulstein from SFFC Division One, Garry Saunders Blazers Division Two and Chris Perreboom and Josiah Mori SFFC Division Two. This game will be played at 3 pm on January 12 at Hampton Park.
Five youth players have been selected to represent the Under 21 Division All Stars to play the Division Four All Stars. This is an incredible achievement by the club and it matches the amount of players selected from Bays United. The SFFC players are Josh Menzies, Stewart Erwin, Jonas Golf-Meyers, Parker Langlois and Jamie Yorath. This game will be played at 1 pm at Hampton Park on January 12.
Good luck to all the players involved and congratulations to SFFC for their dedication to player improvement and most importantly for the club’s love of this beautiful game!
Francisco Canjura – SFFC Partizan