Please see below for a selection of recent L1O-related content:
Barrie Today: Celebrate Latin Night, Spiritfest with Simcoe County Rovers
'With events like Latin Night on May 28, we hope to engage and attract new audiences to watch our men’s and women’s teams play,' says team president
Read more from Barrie Today Staff: https://www.barrietoday.com/local-sports/celebrate-latin-night-spiritfest-with-simcoe-county-rovers-7037944
Guelph Mercury Tribune: Kickin’ grass! Guelph United and Union soccer teams moving to a new home
Guelph sports fans can expect to be bowled over by the new home of two local semi-professional soccer teams.
Read more from Guelph Mercury: https://www.guelphmercury.com/news/kickin-grass-guelph-united-and-union-soccer-teams-moving-to-a-new-home/article_60b512ec-a78f-56b2-bfe0-de7d8ddd0643.html
Windsor Star: Local roundup: Windsor's Smith helps Petes to first OHL title in 17 years
Windsor City could not hold off the men’s premier division top team while Tecumseh scored a shutout win in women’s premier division play.
Read more by Jim Parker: https://www.msn.com/en-ca/sports/nhl/local-roundup-windsors-smith-helps-petes-to-first-ohl-title-in-17-years/ar-AA1bx1qO
Toronto Star: Canada’s Cyle Larin turns heads in Valladolid’s 3-1 upset win over Barcelona
Canadian forward Cyle Larin scored a goal and added an assist to help Real Valladolid move out of La Liga’s relegation zone with a 3-1 upset win over champion Barcelona on Tuesday.
Read more by The Canadian Press: https://www.thestar.com/sports/soccer/2023/05/23/canadas-cyle-larin-turns-heads-in-valladolids-3-1-upset-win-over-barcelona.html
Chelsea set to see off competition from Real Madrid & Bayern Munich to sign PSG defender Ashley Lawrence
Chelsea are set to sign Paris Saint-Germain defender Ashley Lawrence on a free transfer, beating Bayern Munich and Real Madrid to her signature.
Read more by Krishan Davis: https://www.goal.com/en-gb/news/chelsea-competition-real-madrid-bayern-munich-sign-psg-defender-ashley-lawrence/blt32ad78ec36a9c533
BPSN: Altamirano applying lessons learned
A long-time soccer connection inspired Ashley Altamirano to try out for the St Catharines Roma Wolves of the League1 Ontario Women’s Premier Division.
Read more by Bernie Puchalski: https://www.bpsportsniagara.com/altamirano-applying-lessons-learned/