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Renowned Canadian sport expert authors report on pivotal role of parents, coaches in youth sports

Renowned Canadian sport expert authors report on pivotal role of parents, coaches in youth sports

Playing soccer at a young age holds long-term benefits for kids later in life

BMO Financial Group and youth sport expert Dr. Jean Cote of Queen’s University released recently a report entitled More Than a Game: The Power of Soccer for Youth Development. Continue Reading

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VIDEO: McKENZIE UNITED INTERNATIONALS DRAW 0-0 WITH CHINOOK

MU International player (in blue) blocks pass from Chinook

MU International player (in blue) blocks pass from Chinook

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VIDEO: McKENZIE UNITED GU12 INTERNATIONALS DROP CLOSE ONE TO CVFC PREMIERE, 1-0

MU International players (in blue) battle against the Premiere Sunday

MU International players (in blue) battle against the Premiere Sunday

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VIDEO: McKENZIE UNITED GU12 INTERNATIONAL BATTLE TO 1-1 WITH ECLIPSE

MU International fought hard for 1-1 tie with Eclipse

MU International fought hard for 1-1 tie with Eclipse

After a heart-breaking loss earlier in the morning, their first of the season, the McKenzie United GU12 International stopping their short losing skid with a 1-1 tie against the NorthStar Eclipse at Andrew Sibbald. Continue Reading

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VIDEO: McKENZIE UNITED GU12 INTERNATIONAL LOSE FIRST GAME OF SEASON, 1-0

The action was fast and furious against the NWU 98s Saturday morning

The action was fast and furious against the NWU 98s Saturday morning

The McKenzie United GU12 premiere Internationals lost their first game of the season Saturday 1-0 against the NWU United 98s at Andrew Sibbald.  The girls are still confident they will make it to provincials and crown their near-perfect season with a victory at the highest level. Continue Reading

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VIDEO: NSDSC BU16 IMPACT SMOTHER GUNNERS 2-0

NSDSC Impact and Blizzard Gunner players fight for the ball in Tuesday night soccer action

NSDSC Impact and Blizzard Gunner players fight for the ball in Tuesday night soccer action

The NSDSC Impact defeated the Blizzard Gunners 2-0 Tuesday evening at the AB1 pitch. Continue Reading

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VIDEO: NSDSC BU10 BARRACUDAS TAKE BITE OUT OF ROYALS 3-0

Barracudas just miss one Monday against the Foothills Royals

Barracudas just miss one Monday against the Foothills Royals

The NSDSC BU10 Barracudas chewed off a win against the Foothills Royals Monday evening at the ASE-1 pitch.  Riley Sutter scored twice and Daniel Boulter scored once for the Barracudas. Continue Reading

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VIDEO: NSDSC BU10 FURANTE PURLOIN WIN FROM PHANTOMS 2-1

Furante score against the Phantoms Thursday night

Furante score against the Phantoms Thursday night

The NSDSC Furfante stole one against the Foothills Phantoms Thursday night, sneaking out with a 2-1 victory.  Continue Reading

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VIDEO: NSDSC DYNAMOS LOSE TO RANGERS 4-0

Dynamo players (in black) battle Athletic for the ball in Wednesday's game

Dynamo players (in black) battle Athletic for the ball in Wednesday's game

The NSDSC GU18 Dynamos dropped a 4-0 decision to the Rangers Athletic Wednesday evening at the AB1 pitch.  Continue Reading

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VIDEO: NSDSC GU18 WILD EDGED 2-1 BY DYNAMOS

NSDSC and Otokoks Dynamos players fight for possession of the ball

NSDSC and Otokoks Dynamos players fight for possession of the ball

The NSD Wild GU18 soccer team lost a very competitive game last night to the visiting Dynamos from Okotoks.  Continue Reading

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