NLSA Molson Challenge Cup

Saturday, January 30, 2010

2010 Senior Men's Indoor Soccer

Sat - Jan. 30 - Mount Pearl - 6 vs St. Lawrence - 4

Check NLSA Web - Site for full game details :


Friday, January 29, 2010

Opening Game 2010 Senior Men's Indoor Soccer

Friday - Jan: 29/ Holy Cross - 5 vs Feildians - 3

The next contest is Mount Pearl playing St. Lawrence
on Saturday January 30, 2010 at 8 o'clock .

My daughter Allison (right) and her friend Kayla (left)
collecting on the door at the game.

Thursday, January 28, 2010

Die Hard - Leaf Fan

I received an email today from young. Luc Perrott , a young die hard leaf fan
wanting to know about the "Athlete of the Week"

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Athlete of the Week - Marissa Malow

Len and Sue Slaney's
granddaughter won "Athlete of the Week"
last week in Orangeville, Ontario.
Needless to say, it says in her profile,
"She loves to play soccer and become a chiropractor like her mom,Gelene"
Congratulations Marissa!

Monday, January 25, 2010

CBS Planning for 2010 Challenge Cup Season

CBS Planning for 2010 Challenge Cup Season

CBS is in the planning stages of fielding a Challenge Cup Team for the 2010 season. A three person management committee has been struck to see this happen. The committee consists of Chairperson Bruce Miller, and vice chairpersons Cal Randell (past president of the CBS Soccer Association) and Gerard Kenny (director of Senior Soccer for the CBS Soccer Association). The team will be called “Strikers FC” and will play out of Topsail Field that will get a $1.3 million makeover.


STRIKERS FC is a newly formed Challenge Cup Soccer team that is based in Conception Bay South. We presently require the services of a HEAD COACH.This will be a volunteer position. We are looking for an individual with recent experience as a coach or player at the Senior Soccer level (Intermediate or Challenge Cup) to assemble a team for the 2010 season. Attributes required include superior dedication, leadership, motivation, perseverance and communication skills. A technical background in soccer would be an asset. Interested individuals are invited to send their applications via email to: Deadline for applications is February 10, 2010.

Additional information can be viewed on the CBS Soccer Association website

Saturday, January 23, 2010

2010 Provincial Under 14' s

2010 Provincial Under 14's training at the PowerPlex
Front Row L-R Thomas Pieroway, Kyle Fowler, Dylan Jenkins, Kyle Williams, Miquel Shano, Patrick Nicholle, Julian Pond
Middle Row L-R Tyler Kirby, Andrew Scott, Michael Barnes, Theo Styliandes, Christian Lace, Stephen Pond
Back Row L-R Liam Stamp, Tristian Hayward, Mark Jackman, Josh Conway, Shayne Dunphy, DJ Traverse, Simon Pope
Missing Players: Wesley Brockerville, Jamie Kovac, Zac Taylor
Coaching Staff: Paul Slaney, Shane Dunphy, Norm Lace

Provincial Under 14's Head Coach, Paul Slaney
along with his Assistant Coach, Shane
give words of advice to the team

NLSA, Grassroots Coordinator, Mike Power along with
Provincial Under 14's Team Manager, Norm Lace
work on the new indoor inflatable goals

The goals - 21' x 7 '

2010 Indoor Soccer Schedule

Teams : Holy Cross , St. Lawrence, Feildians (F.) and Mount Pearl
All games are to be played at the PowerPlex on Crosbie Rd

The Schedule is as follows:

Friday, January 29 – 6:00 p.m. – Holy Cross vs Feildians

Saturday, January 30 – 8:00 p.m. – Mount Pearl vs St. Lawrence

Friday, February 5 -- 6:00 p.m. – St. Lawrence vs Feildians

Saturday, February 6 – 3:00 p.m. – Mount Pearl vs Holy Cross

Friday, February 12 – 6:00 p.m. – Feildians vs Mount Pearl

Saturday, February 13 – 3:00 p.m. – Holy Cross vs St. Lawrence

Friday, March 19 – 6:00 p.m. – St. Lawrence vs Mount Pearl

Saturday, March 20 – 3:00 - Feildians vs Holy Cross

Friday, March 26 – 6:00 p.m. – Holy Cross vs Mount Pearl

Saturday, March 27 – 3:00 p.m. – Feildians vs St. Lawrence

Friday, April 2 – 6:00 p.m. – St. Lawrence vs Holy Cross

Saturday, April 3 – 6:00 p.m. – Feildians vs Mount Pearl

Friday, April 16 – 6:00 p.m. – Holy Cross vs Feildians

Saturday, April 17 – 3:00 p.m. – Mount Pearl vs St. Lawrence

Friday, April 30 – 6:00 p.m. – Mount Pearl vs Holy Cross

Saturday, May 1 – 6:00 p.m. – St. Lawrence vs Feildians

Friday, May 7 – 6:00 p.m. – Feildians vs Mount Pearl
Friday, May 7 - 7:00 p.m. – Holy Cross vs St. Lawrence

Thursday, May 13 – Semi-finals:
7:00 p.m. --second vs third
9:00 p.m. – first vs fourth

Saturday, May 15 -- Championship game – 6:00 p.m. --semi-final winners



Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Happy Birthday - Don Turpin

Happy Birthday Don !

81 today

CBS to get new turf and lights at Topsail Soccer Pitch

Gerard Kenny Photo

Congratulations CBS !

This morning there were lots of smiles at the CBS Soccer Clubhouse in Topsail. Senator Fabian Manning announced the approval of funding totalling $1.38 million dollars from the Federal, Provincial and Municipal Governments for the upgrade of Topsail Field. Turf, lights & new bleachers will be a reality for this summer!!

Saturday, January 2, 2010

The Blog's Top Ten in 2009
by Gord Dunphy

#1. Holy Cross: 2009 Challenge Cup Champions


#2. St. Lawrence Laurentians
Team of Decade 2000 - 2009


#3. Jeff Babstock
Inducted as a NLSA Honorary Life Member
for 50 years of service to soccer


#4. Rudy Norman - Male Player of the Decade


#5. Laura Breen - Female Player of the Decade

Play-off MVP

NLSA Sr. Female Player of Year


#6. 2009 Hall of Fame Inductees

Front Row(L-R) Dave Royle representing Jim Royle; Don Hodder; Daryl Smith
Back Row (L-R) Leonard Aucoin; Jim Hamlyn; Charlie Chaytor


#7. EPR/Kirby/The Dock
2009 Breen's Jubilee Cup Champions


#8. Zack Wade - NLSA Sr. Male Player of Year

League MVP


# 9. NL's Hanah Rivkin

2009 NLSA Jr. Female Player of Year

Hanah earned a second try-out with
Canada's Under - 20 Female Soccer Team


# 10. Scott Edwards : Holy Cross Goalkeeper

Winner of the "Gerard Quirke Memorial "
- MVP of the Challenge Cup Finals


National Challenge Cup - " Top Goal Keeper Award"