UFV enters post-season

Soccer squads face Victoria Vikes in Canada West quarter finals

The University of the Fraser Valley soccer teams are off to Victoria this weekend in pursuit of berths to the Canada West Final Four.

In conference quarter-final playoff action at the University of Victoria’s Centennial Stadium on Saturday, the Cascades women take on their Vikes counterparts at 5 p.m. followed by the men’s teams clashing at 7:15 p.m. The games can be viewed live online at canadawest.tv.

Both Victoria squads pose a stiff test – the men are fourth in the CIS national rankings, while the women are ranked fifth.

The Cascades women (7-2-3) have performed well against UVic (8-1-3) this season, battling the Vikes to a pair of 1-1 draws. The UFV men (6-5-1) sustained a win and a loss against UVic (8-1-3) this season, drawing 1-1 at home on Oct. 11 and falling 3-1 in their regular season finale on Oct. 18.