100 Mile kicks it in Penticton

Local teams compete in annual Old Timers Tournament

Werner Schoeman played goalie for 100 Mile House during a soccer tournament in Penticton

Women and men’s teams from 100 Mile House played some competitive soccer at a big tournament in the Okanagan recently.

Teams from Prince George, Kamloops and Spokane and Bellingham, Wash. also took the field in the 35th Annual Penticton Soccer Club’s Old Timers Tournament on Oct. 11-13.

While the local squads didn’t register any wins, both teams had a lot of fun, and newer players got to experience their first ever soccer tournament, explains 100 Mile House’s Lianne Heales.

Laura Lanzoni and Shelly Morton were great in net for the women’s team and Karina Cibrian was awesome on defence, she adds.


Just Posted

Pregnant Cariboo firefighter tries to save own house from blaze

Julia Flinton and Anthony Sellars both worked on the 2017 wildfires

School District 27 announces new hire for superintendent position

Chris van der Mark comes with experience from the Bulkey Valley

RCMP find loaded rifle in car after pulling driver over

A weekly police report for 100 Mile House and area

West Fraser curtails production at Chasm, 100 Mile for 3 weeks

“It affects the whole province of British Columbia. I hate to see this happening.”

Woman killed in head-on crash near Vanderhoof

RCMP say driver crossed the centre line and hit a loaded fuel tanker truck

B.C. storm totals $37M in insured damages

The December storm wreaked havoc on B.C.’s south coast

Chiasson nets shootout winner as Oilers edge Canucks 3-2

Edmonton moves one point ahead of Vancouver

B.C. chief says they didn’t give up rights for gas pipeline to be built

Hereditary chief: no elected band council or Crown authority has jurisdiction over Wet’suwet’en land

Condo rental bans may be on way out with B.C. empty home tax

Many exemptions to tax, but annual declarations required

UPDATE: B.C. boy, aunt missing for three days

The pair are missing from Kamloops

Daredevil changes game plan to jump broken White Rock pier

Brooke Colby tells council daredevil event would help boost waterfront business

Liberal bows out of byelection after singling out Jagmeet Singh’s race

Karen Wang says she made comments online that referenced Singh’s cultural background

Truck hauling compressed gas for ‘virtual pipeline’ crashes on B.C. highway

Driver charged and highway closed for nine hours - containers did not rupture

Most Read