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Novice B Steal Silver

Posted by Victoria Esquimalt Lacrosse Association at May 18, 2015 8:58PM PDT
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VELA’s Novice B team came up huge in the 2nd Annual Alberni Icebreaker Tournament. After convincing victories in all games leading up to the finals, they found themselves in an outstanding battle in their final game where they were forced to play in a sudden death overtime period to determine the the fate of the game.

A very impressive performance by all and an incredible weekend of lacrosse.

Go Eagles!!!

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Our 2014 Peewee B team competed in the Provincial Championships over the July 18 – 20th weekend in Richmond.

The competition was steep winning the final round robin game against Prince George with a buzzer beater goal to win 6-5 and advance to the semi final game against Surrey where we lost 7-6. In the bronze medal game our boys rallied from behind to win the game 3-2 against Abbotsford and take a hard fought bronze medal.

A spectacular finish to a spectacular season!

Go Eagles!

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Huge weekend for the Novice Select team at the Jack Crosby All Star Tournament over the July 3 – 6 weekend in Burnaby. The VELA Selects went 6 – 0 to capture the gold medal in the B division.

A perfect way to cap off an outstanding season in Novice.

A fabulous weekend on all accounts.

Go Eagles!

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The 2014 Novice Wind It Up Tournament was held on the June 20 – 22 weekend and featured 12 teams battling for top honors.

After a shaky first game, the Red Eagles prevailed with three extremely impressive outings, allowing a combined total of just two goals in their final three games. Their gold medal game was perhaps the most impressive outing of the season winning convincingly against the top team from league play, 7 – 0.

A very impressive finish to a fantastic season. Well done Novice Red Ealges. A victory well deserved.

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The VELA Bantam team battled hard in the Nanaimo Tournament over the May 30th weekend and captured bronze in a hard fought contest.

Well done!

Go Eagles