The Kamloops Blaze under-12 girls soccer team picked up a draw in three tries at a weekend tournament in Coquitlam.
Kamloops opened with a 2-0 loss to the Coquitlam Wolves, with both goals coming late.
Kendra McDonald scored for the Blaze in its next game, a 2-1 loss to the West Coast Destroyers.
The Blaze ended the weekend with a 2-2 tie with the Port Moody Fury. Vanessa Hicks scored twice for the Blaze.
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The Kamloops Broncos handed out their season awards on Monday, and Grady Chalmers was a double-winner.
Chalmers, a graduating linebacker, won the award for special teams player of the year as well as the team MVP. The Valleyview grad played five seasons for the Broncos.
Lineman Braden McCarthy was named defensive player of the year, while running back Jacob Palmarin and receiver Derek Yachison shared the offensive-player-of-the-year honours. Cam Brown was named the team’s top lineman.
Defensive back Dan Orydzuk was named defensive rookie of the year, while lineman Mike Annuik was the top offensive rookie. Lineman Steve Liss was named most improved player, and fullback Sheldon Brown took the Coaches Award.
Centre Kyle Crall was named most inspirational player, and receiver Jesse Neufeld took home the President’s Award.
The Broncos went 2-7-1 in the B.C. Football Conference, before losing 63-7 to the host Vancouver Island Raiders in a league semifinal on Saturday.
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The Kamloops Blaze under-16 girls finished second in the Metro division at the North Shore soccer tournament.
The Blaze opened with a 2-1 victory over the North Shore Renegades. Marie Ettinger and Hayley Guizzo scored twice in support of goalkeeper Brenna Worsfold, who played the entire weekend.
Kamloops went on to defeat TOFC 2000, 3-1. Keenan Degan, Hannah Marra and Sasha Sirianni had the goals.
The Blaze played TOFC 1999 to a 1-1 draw, with Guizzo scoring the goal. Amy Wiebe scored in a 1-1 draw with the West Vancouver Rangers.
The results left Kamloops tied for first in the tournament, but the Blaze finished second on goals for and against.