Three out of four wins for Kickers teams


By P. Blancher

U13 Girls defeat Ottawa Internationals

The Seaway Kickers U13 Girls team defeated the Ottawa Royals G2 team 4-2 at the Merkley Soccer Fields in Iroquois, on June 18. 

Ottawa claimed the lead early in the first half with back-to-back goals, making it 2-0. Late in the first half, Kicker Helene Bygott scored, with Sydney Piquette landing the tying goal moments later. At half-time, the score was 2-2. 

A goaltending change at half-time led to no further scoring by Ottawa. 

Early in the second half Piquette scored her second of the night, giving Seaway a 3-2 lead. Kiana Fredette scored on a penalty kick for added insurance. Final score, Seaway 4-Ottawa Internationals 2. 

They visit the Ottawa Royals G3 team at Bruff Park in Ottawa June 24. 

Kickers U13M team continues undefeated season

The U13 Mixed team hosted the Ottawa Internationals M1 team in Iroquois June 20. Scoring started early with a Seaway goal by David Swerdfeger, low and in the left corner. 

Moments later, Seaway’s Conner Dumoulin planted a strong shot in net, for a 2-0 Seaway advantage. 

Late in the first half, Ottawa landed a successful shot on Seaway goalie Shawn Dowson, to cut the Seaway lead to 2-1 at the half. 

Early in the second half, Seaway’s John Coligan netted a hard shot in the top right corner of the goal. 

Kurt Cutler and Jacob Byvelds finished it off giving the Kickers the 5-1 win.

The Kickers U13 Mixed team season record is six wins, no losses and no ties. They host the Nepean City’s M4 team in Iroquois, June 27. Game time is 6:30 p.m.

U15 Girls lose to Ottawa

The Seaway Kickers U15 Girls team lost to the Ottawa Royals G2 team, 2-1, at St. Joseph’s High School in Nepean on June 19. Jessica Ferguson scored for Seaway. 

The U15 Girls visit the Nepean HotSpurs G1 team on June 26 at 6:30 p.m. at Des Laurier High School in Nepean.

Another U18 Girls win

The Seaway Kickers U18 Girls team defeated Nepean City on June 17 in the second game of a home and home series, 6-1. 

Leslie-Ann Tupper scored four goals in the back-to-back rout. The U18 girls visit the Ottawa Internationals on June 24 at Hillcrest High School in Ottawa.


Last week, a goal for the U13 Mixed team was attributed to Dawson Markell, it should be attributed to Dawson Miller. We apologize for the error.


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