VISL Upcoming Matches

The upcoming weekend is full of Semi Finals for respective Cups within the VISL.

There will be some great games, some would even consider the likes of a FINAL !


Our most prestigious Cup (since 1915)– the Sir John Jackson which is now competed by the top 2 divisions has:

Nanaimo United Div 1 hosting VI Wave Div 1 – Saturday March 18, Merle Logan Turf at 7 PM.

& our Game Of The Week –

Gorge FC Div 1 hosting Cowichan LMG Div 1 – Friday March 17, Hampton Park at 7:15 PM.


Then there is our Tony Grover Cup for Masters players aged 35 years+, it has:

Vic West hosting Castaways Juniors – Saturday March 18, Finlayson Turf at 6 PM.

& to what some may consider our 2nd Game Of The Week –

Saanich Fusion Old School hosting Cowichan 49ers – Saturday March 18, Tyndall Turf at 6 PM.


Another historical competition (since 1983) – the George Pearkes Challenge Cup contested by Divisions 3 & 4:

Gorge United Div 3B are hosting Castaways FC Div 3A – Saturday March 18, Hampton Park at 5 PM.

& 2 top Clubs facing off –

Mid-Isle Mariners of Div 3B hosting Fernwood Town 3B – Sunday March 19, Ladysmith Turf at 6 PM.


Our Final competition that has had the semi’s completed already is the George Smith U21 Cup.

It features players from our Under 21 Graduate Division.

The 2 teams advancing are Juan de Fuca United & Mid-Isle Mariners.

They will face eachother on Cup Finals weekend which takes place April 1 & 2 at Royal Athletic Park.


After 7 months of competition, the season starts wrapping up this weekend with only a select few making it to the Finals.


The 3 Cups that have Semi Finals happening this weekend all have an extra something on the line.

All 6 teams that win this weekend will earn a spot in the BC Provincial Cup Tournament.


Our community of 2000 local men playing soccer appreciate your support.



Vince Greco

VISL President

Posted in BC Soccer News, BC Soccer Victoria, British Columbia Soccer, Jackson Cup, VISL.