The Seaway Kickers’ newly-established U15 Mixed team kicked off the 2014 season June 2, at the Merkley Soccer Fields in Iroquois, with an 8-1 victory over Nepean City.
Coached by Nathan Scarr and Ian Dowson, this marks the first season in five years that the Kickers are fielding a U15 Mixed team in the South Side Soccer League.
Seaway got on the scoreboard early in the first half with a one-timer by forward Travis McInnis making it 1-0. Ten minutes later, Oakley Beavers scored making it 2-0 going into half-time.
Scoring opened up by Seaway in the second half with Kasper Furo, Keaghan Lowson, Conner Dumoulin and Devin Dumoulin each scoring a goal, and McInnis scoring two more to complete the hat trick.
Final score, Seaway Kickers 8, Nepean City 1. Antoine Scarr collects the win in goal.
The U15M team will visit the Ottawa Internationals at Bruff Park on June 9, 6:30 game start.
Other Kickers News
The Seaway Kickers Soccer Association is fielding four teams this year: The U13 Mixed team coached by Frank Waytowich and Don Vreman; the U13 Girls team coached by Nadine Henderson and George Menges; the U15 Mixed team coached by Nathan Scarr and Ian Dowson; and the U16 Girls team coached by Gary VanHoof and Chris Paulino.
Over 65 youth aged 10 to 16 play on the four teams, which compete in the South Side Soccer League (SSSL), part of the Eastern Ontario District Soccer Association (EODSA), which is a member of the Ontario Soccer Association(OSA).
The U16 Girls team play their first game of the season tonight, June 4, at the Merkley Soccer Fields in Iroquois, hosting the Ottawa Internationals. Game starts at 6:30.
The U13 Mixed team will host county rivals, North Dundas United on June 5 at the Merkley Soccer Fields in Iroquois. Game time is 6:30 p.m.
The U13 Girls team played their first game June 3 in Ottawa, and results will be in next week’s issue of the Morrisburg Leader.