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Kelowna United U16 Boys Gothia World Cup Fundraiser

January 9th, 2018

The Kelowna United U16 Boys would like to invite you to the kick-off party celebrating their journey to the 2018 Gothia World Youth Cup in Sweden, representing Canada. The Dinner/Silent Auction is being held at Rusty’s Sports Lounge on January 19th from 5:00 pm to midnight.  For more information, check our Rusty’s Pub Night Flyer  or contact Andrea Mistal at themistals@yahoo.ca and/or Otto Lohn at lohnotto@gmail.com


KU Online Store Now Open!

January 3rd, 2018

The KU Online Store is now open at: https://kelownaunited17-2.itemorder.com/ The sale closing date is January 21, 2018 at 11:50 pm. Please note no late orders will be taken to ensure delivery deadlines are met and no exchanges will be made on sizes so ensure you order correctly.   All orders will be placed at the close of the sale.  Any questions, please email Mark at markslade@bigkahuna.ca


Michaela Jacobsen of KU U18 Girls signs with University of Lethbridge!

December 22nd, 2017

Congratulations to Kelowna United U18 Girls player Michaela Jacobsen, who has signed to play for the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns next year!

Michaela recently participated in the KU/UBCO Jr Heat U17/18 Girls “Showcase Project.” As part of this team, girls in Grade 11 and 12 trained from mid-August through November, finishing up the project with the Astroturf Collegiate Showcase tournament in Seattle Washington. In the lead up to the tournament, many of the players were contacting college and university coaches as part of their preparations for this showcase tournament, which helps connect university and college soccer programs with potential future players. After talking with the University of Lethbridge coaches at the tournament and committing to the Pronghorn Women’s Soccer Program, Michaela is excited about the opportunity in front of her. “I’ve been playing soccer for as long as I can remember; it’s always been a big part of my life. Being able to continue playing in university is amazing, and makes all those times I’ve had to say, “I can’t – I have soccer,” seem worth it now! I am thankful for all of the coaches I’ve had over the years, for everything the game of soccer has given me and I would also like to thank the University of Lethbridge for giving me this chance!” Currently a Grade 12 student at Mt. Boucherie Senior Secondary School, Michaela will pursue a BSc in Kinesiology as she starts her varsity soccer career in Lethbridge for the 2018/19 season. The U of L Pronghorns Women’s Soccer team competes in the Canada West conference of U-Sport, which is the highest level of University Sport in the country. 

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2018 Winter UBCO Junior Heat Academy

December 5th, 2017

Registration for the 2018 Winter UBCO Junior Heat Academy is now open.  Check here for more information. 

Register here



7th Annual Valley First Indoor Soccer Tournament

November 29th, 2017

The 7th Annual Valley First Indoor Soccer Tournament is being held at the Capital News Center on March 9 – 11, 2018.  The tournament is open to all registered indoor soccer players, boys and girls, U8 to U16.  Early registration is recommended.

For more information and to register, click on the links below.

VF Indoor Tournament Poster

Register here

 


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