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By League1 Ontario staff, 08/30/22, 12:15PM EDT

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We round up some of the latest features in the media about League1 Ontario.

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Please see below for a selection of recent stories about League1 Ontario:

Oakville News: Blue Devils FC beat Alliance United 3-2 in thrilling semi-final

It was a packed house for Sunday’s League1 Ontario Semi-Final match at Bronte Athletic Field, as the  #2 seeded Blue Devils faced third-placed Markham’s Alliance United.

Read more by Pierce Lang: https://oakvillenews.org/oakville-sports-news/blue-devils-fc-beat-alliance-united-3-2-semi-final/ 

Toronto Star: He fought the Russians in Ukraine out of a sense of duty. Now he’s back in Canada chasing his soccer dream.

Svyatik Artemenko is a Canadian born in Odessa, and had just signed to play soccer in Ukraine when the Russians invaded. Even though he wasn’t obligated to enlist, the York United FC goalkeeper signed up because he felt he needed to help.

Read more by Gilbert Ngabo: https://www.thestar.com/sports/soccer/2022/08/23/he-fought-the-russians-in-ukraine-out-of-a-sense-of-duty-now-hes-back-in-canada-chasing-his-soccer-dream.html

MRU Cougars: Schaefer and Rogozinski back from League1 and ready to go for gold

Fresh off a stint with League1 soccer in Ontario, David Schaefer and Caden Rogozinski of the Mount Royal Cougars men's soccer team are ready to return to the field for MRU.

Read more by Oliva Roest: https://mrucougars.com/news/2022/8/25/general-schaefer-and-rogozinski-back-from-league1-and-ready-to-go-for-gold.aspx

Northern Tribune: York United goalkeeper rotation set to include L1O winner Koskinas

League1 Ontario side Master’s FA has announced that it has loaned goalkeeper Spiro Koskinas to York United for the remainder of the CPL season.

Read more by John Jacques: https://northerntribune.ca/york-united-spiro-koskinas/