-submitted by Vince Greco, VISL
So close to being another huge upset this past weekend in the Jackson Cup Quarter Finals.
In Quarter Final #1 – It was a late goal by Saanich Fusion to tie the game up at 1-1 after Prospect Lake led almost to the end.
After 2 x 15 extra time halves, the score was still 1-1.
It took penalty kicks to get Saanich Fusion Division 1 past Prospect Lake Division 2.
Saanich Fusion win 2-1.
SF goal by Chris Peereboom
PL goal by Bryden Massey.
In Quarter Final #2 – Cowichan Division 1 defeated Nanaimo Division 1 by score of 3-1.
Teams were tied 1-1 going into the half, but Nanaimo took a red card and Cowichan capitalized with 2 goals.
Cowichan goals – Cooper Barry, Jesse Winter, Kevan Brown.
Nanaimo goal by Hussen Sayed
In Quarter Final #3 – Bays United Division 1 over Nanaimo Division 2 by score of 2-0.
Just a 1-0 game for Bays till late in the match when the 2nd goal ended the chances for the Div 2 team upsetting the Bays boys.
Bays goals – Jordie Hughes x 2
Nanaimo – Shutout by Bays keeper Elliot Mitrou.
In Quarter Final #4 – Westcastle Division 1 defeated Lakehill Division 1 by score of 3-2.
Westcastle dominated early, but Lakehill held their own and stuck around making this game pretty close.
Giant killers; Westcastle are through.
Lakehill goals – Tim Hempsall, Avi Bachra
Westcastle – Jorde French, Zack Bougraine x 2.
Semi Finals will take place the weekend of March 18-20.
Both games will most likely be Friday March 18.
1 game at Tyndall, the other at UVic.
Details in the next couple days.
Both Jackson Cup Finalists qualify for the BC Provincial Cup.
Draw is here in Victoria on Tuesday April 5, 6:30 pm in Distrikt at the Strathcona Hotel.
BC Cup Finals are Saturday May 14 at Westhills in Langford.