Challenge Cup - Lets Meet the 2017 Strikers
2017 CBS Strikers - Team Photo
Gary Forsyt - Head coach
Let's Meet Gary Forsyth
Gary Forsyth has been around the block a little to say the least. This is Gary's second stint at being the Head Coach of the CBS Strikers. He definitely brings a lot of enthusiasm to the job and at times may even a little to much - lol !. After bringing the CBS team back into the fold in 2015 after the club was absent from Challenge Cup in 2014 the team is off to a tremendous start in 2017. Last year CBS only managed two draws on the year. This year CBS has 2 wins and 1 tie after three matches. Gary is convinced his team are ready to compete for a play-off position in 2017. He said we are ready to roll some heads and make a little noise this year. Hopefully, what Forsyt said comes true because the league will only get better with teams competing for the final four.
Erick Mathiasen : He is a newcomer to CBS and Challenge Cup.Erick came to NL as a foreign student who played at MUN.
He is the man who scored two goals against Holy Cross and
led them to a 2-1 unset victory in their first game
of the season in 2017 .
D'Arcy Bennett : CBS's goalkeeper. Hey , two shut-outs
in his first three games of the season and a 2-1 victory
over Holy Cross, what more can I say than, "Bennett
is off to a great start after only allowing one goal
in three starts" . Keep it up !
(L-R) : #16- Fouad Matar ----- #6 -Daniel Quinn
New Faces in CBS
CBS definitely has a lot of new faces in 2017. Throughout the season we will meet some more of them on my Blog. Pictured here are (L-R) : #16- Fouad Matar ----- #6 -Daniel Quinn. They were the two players who scored for the Strikers in their 2-0 shutout victory over the NL Canada Games team .