Canadian Premier League: Gheisar, Smyrniotis, Wheeldon Jr. nominated for Coach of the Year
The Canadian Premier League announced on Monday the nominees for the Coach of the Year award, honouring best coach in the league during the 2023 regular season.
Read more from CPL: https://canpl.ca/article/gheisar-smyrniotis-wheeldon-jr-nominated-for-coach-of-the-year
The Diamond Back: Vaughan Soccer Club has supplied Maryland men’s soccer with a wealth of Canadian talent
Kimani Stewart-Baynes dominated League1 Ontario’s reserve division. The standout Maryland freshman scored 17 goals in 14 matches with his U-19 Vaughan Soccer Club team, leading his squad to a league title in 2022.
Read more from Matthew Neus: https://dbknews.com/2023/10/19/maryland-mens-soccer-vaughan-soccer-club-canada/
The Varsity: A League1 Victory: Valentina Greco’s journey balancing a student-athlete lifestyle
On August 5, the League1 Ontario team, Alliance United, was awarded its first Premier Women’s Division Trophy in a 2–1 victory against National Development Centre Ontario. The team consists of Varsity Blues finest: seven alumnae, four current Varsity Blues staff, and 12 Blues women’s soccer players, all led to triumph by head coach Angelo Cavalluzzo.
Read more from Tania Guiti: https://thevarsity.ca/2023/10/15/a-league1-victory-valentina-grecos-journey-balancing-a-student-athlete-lifestyle/
TSN: UNDENIABLE: The incredible story of Vanessa Gilles' rise for Canada presented by adidas
It has been said that there are many paths up the mountain, but that has become less and less true when it comes to sports.
To watch: https://www.tsn.ca/video/undeniable-the-vanessa-gilles-story~2724531
Football Espana: Real Mallorca and Canada star Cyle Larin explains decision to join islanders over other offers
Real Mallorca and Canada star Cyle Larin has told Football España that his decision to head to the island this summer was based on the growth of the club.
Read more from Ruairidh Barlow: https://www.football-espana.net/2023/10/18/real-mallorca-and-canada-star-cyle-larin-explains-decision-to-join-islanders-over-other-offers